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Michigan Opera Theatre

Michigan Opera Theatre (MOT) is the principal opera company in Michigan, USA. The company is based in Detroit, where it performs in the Detroit Opera House. Each year it presents an opera and dance season. The company presents four operas in their original language with English supertitles and hosts dance companies with touring repertoire. It also presents musical theatre performances. The company has an orchestra, chorus, children’s chorus, and extensive dance and arts education outreach programs.

Performance address:

1526 Broadway Street
Detroit, MI 48226

Business address:

1526 Broadway Street
Detroit, MI 48226

Theater phone:

(313) 237-SING [7464]

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