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The old Grand Circus Theater was transformed into this opera house.
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1526 Broadway St, Detroit, MI 48226-2196
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 11, 2009

My wife and I recently flew from Baltimore to Detroit to see Tori Amos in concert at the Detroit Opera House. The venue was absolutely stunning. The sound was amazing. Given that it was a rock concert, the venue's gift shop was closed so that...More

7  Thank snipesmorris
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Reviewed December 27, 2014

I am (almost) always impressed by the productions hosted at the Detroit Opera House--whether they are dance productions, full-blown operas, or the Broadway musical fare. The ticket prices range from very fair (the 2014 opera/dance season tickets were extremely reasonable) to ridiculous ($150-$197 for the...More

4  Thank OliviaJ89
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the show Wicked, but the place leaves room to grow. There is no where to be before or between acts of the show. People just piled into the small hall like lobby

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Detroit Opera House was a wonderful example of vintage architecture and decor. I have to confess I love old buildings because of the detailing that just doesn't happen today. Once you enter the Opera House, it's like you step back in time to before...More

Thank Marianne M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Detroit Opera House does a wonderful job of offering opportunities for classic and modern art to shine in a city known for the arts. We have attended shows here for over a decade, and we've never been disappointed by the quality of the performances...More

Thank Rachel_Marie_Be
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sisters, daughter and I went to see Wicked at this venue. It was my first time there. It was beautiful. The show was amazing. The staff were very helpful in assisting people to the right place and their seats. What is lacking, as it...More

Thank 123Wren
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Spent the evening at the Detroit Opera House with my mother. We went to see Wicked. The opera house is in downtown Detroit and it is so easy to get to and to park. The establishment itself is opulent! We enjoyed a cocktail in the...More

2  Thank brandy m
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building and a wonderful place to see a show. But be advised that the stairs are steep, limited bathrooms and only 1 elevator. If you have limited mobility stay on main floor for seating.

1  Thank Carol G
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Loved seeing Wicked here in Detroit! Staff was helpful and friendly. Hall was a bit crowded before the show—hard to get to and from the bathroom and to get drinks. I would return here for another show!

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Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful venue! Very friendly staff and they are very talented at intermission with getting everyone through the bathroom line and back to their seats. Sound and visuals were wonderful. Seats are decently comfy and I cannot think of a bad thing to say.

Thank jaureliak
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

I went here with a Group of friends to see the show Wicked. This is a small venue and basically every seat in the house looked pretty good to me. I was in row AA on the right side walking into the room. It was...More

Thank Sheryl L
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Phenomenal show. Row B. Seats 205-206. Pretty close to dead center. Exactly 4 rows off the stage main floor. Great great seats. Easy access in and out. Use the side aisles after walking down to front. This was a fantastic show and the venue is...More

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Response from Sheryl L | Reviewed this property |
I had hip replacement on both of my hips and I was perfectly comfortable!
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I guess it would depend on time of day you were planning on going. Rusted crow is great. Basically anywhere in Greektown although santorini is my favorite. For awesome brunch dime store is great. Hockeytown. Chelis.
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