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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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Fan fav ‘Friends! The Musical Parody’ at City Theatre

Review February 08, 2019
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“Friends! The Musical Parody” at City Theatre February 6–10

Preview January 25, 2019
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It’s baaaaaaaack. ‘Evil Dead: The Musical’ at City Theatre

Show Announcement September 18, 2018
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Would you believe… for the 9th time, ‘Evil Dead’ at City Theatre; tickets are on sale August 3

Preview August 01, 2018
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“Twas a Girls Night Before Christmas” returns to City Theatre in December; tickets on sale August 11

Preview August 10, 2017
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