Detroit Opera House

Opera House, Performing Arts
1526 Broadway St (at Witherell St)
Detroit, MI 48226


  • The old Grand Circus Theater was transformed into this opera house, which opened on January 22, 1922. Featured artists have included jazz legends Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington.
  • Park in the 6-10 dollars parking two blocks south of the opera house on Madison, don't pay the 20 to park at the opera house garage!
  • Opened in 1922 and originally known as the Capitol Theatre, the Detroit Opera House has featured such legends as Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington and Luciano Pavarotti.
  • Culture. Get some.
  • The fantastic Cadillac Cafe is open two hours before any event at the opera house. Great martinis!
  • Live Entertainment
  • C'mon try a Opera you'll be surprised how much you like it
  • Here for Lion King.
  • Sit in the box seats.
  • I love pre show dinner at Angelina Bistro!!
  • Please don't unwrap your goddamn cough drops during the quiet parts. Thanks.
  • Beautiful building to see a show
  • Been there twice, in the last week and a half. Both time's the performances were pure perfection.
  • Gorgeous interiors, superb sound quality.
  • A more intimate theater with beautiful decor
  • Wicked, plays in general
  • First level balcony has great views. Lines for the ladies restrooms are ridiculously long, so go before the show. Also out of popcorn :(
  • Muito bom lugar para visitar
  • Get here early 4 cheaper parking.
  • Going to see a show? Stop by the GM Ren Cen afterwards and dine on the Detroit Riverfront:

Nearby places

1529 Broadway St (btwn John R & Witherell)
2100 Woodward Ave
1526 Broadway St (John R)