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City Theatre

One of Detroit’s newest theater gems, the intimate City Theatre is located in the heart of Foxtown inside the Hockeytown Cafe building, next to the fabulous Fox Theatre. This 500-seat theater has the unique atmosphere of an off-Broadway house, right in the heart of the Motor City, and hosts concerts, plays, comedy shows and more.

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2301 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201

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