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Detroit Theatre Guide to Plays, Broadway Shows and Musicals

Spring: April, May and June of 2014

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The Village Theater at Cherry Hill in Canton

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill in Canton

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Detroit is home to several theaters, entertainment venues and playhouses. The Detroit Theatre Guide to plays, Broadway shows and musicals lists the events coming to the metropolitan area of spring: April, May and June of 2014:

Note: Comedy and Music Concerts coming to the Metro-Detroit area are listed in the Guide to Metro-Detroit Concerts.


Ann Arbor Summer Festival, Locations throughout Ann Arbor
Schedule:

  • Architects of Air: Miracoco (6/19)
  • MOMIX: Botanica (6/21)


City Theatre, Downtown Detroit
Schedule / Buy Tickets:
  • How I Became A Pirate (4/25 through 4/27)
  • Girl Talk - The Musical (5/1 through 5/11)
  • Defending the Caveman (5/15 through 5/25)
  • Ernie (7/10 through 8/17)


The Colosseum at Caesars Windsor, Windsor
Schedule / Buy Tickets:
  • No plays or shows scheduled at this time


Detroit Opera House, Downtown Detroit
Schedule / Buy Tickets:
  • Opera: Bolcom's A View from the Bridge (4/5/14, 4/9/14, 4/11/14 through 4/13/14)
  • Opera: Puccini's Turandot (5/10/14, 5/14/14, 5/16/14 through 5/18/14)
  • Spring Dance Detroit Festival (5/29/14 through 5/31/14)
  • BravoBravo! (6/6)
  • The Wizard of Oz (6/17 through 6/29)
  • The Book of Mormon (7/1 through 7/13)


The Fisher Theatre, New Center, Detroit
Schedule / Buy Tickets:
  • We Will Rock You (4/1/14 through 4/13/14)
  • Sister Act (4/22/14 through 5/4/14)
  • West Side Story (5/13/14 through 5/18/14)
  • Motown The Musical (10/21 through 11/16)


Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, Michael A. Guido Theater, Dearborn
Schedule
Highlights:
  • Dance: A Tribute to Adi Yogi (4/12)
  • Splendor of the East - Crossroads (5/17)


The Fox Theatre, Downtown Detroit
Schedule / Buy Tickets
Show Highlights:
  • No plays or musicals listed as of this writing


Joe Louis Arena, Downtown Detroit
Schedule / Buy Tickets:
  • Jesus Christ Superstar (6/28)


Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, Clinton Township
Schedule
Highlights:
  • No national plays or shows scheduled


Masonic Temple, Detroit
Schedule / Buy Tickets:
  • No plays currently listed


Meadow Brook Music Festival, Rochester Hills
Schedule / Buy Tickets:
  • No plays currently listed


Meadow Brook Theatre, Rochester Hills
Schedule / Buy Tickets:
  • The Andrews Brothers (4/23/14 through 5/18/14)
  • Cole Porter's You Never Know (5/28/14 through 6/22/14)
  • Around the World in 80 Days (10/1 through 10/26)
  • Things My Mother Taught Me (1/7/15 through 2/1/15)
  • Once On This Island (2/11/15 through 3/8/15)
  • Luce (3/18/15 through 4/12/15)
  • Meshuggah-Nuns! with Cindy Williams and Eddie Mekka (4/22/15 through 5/17/15)
  • The Bikinis, a new musical beach party! (5/27/15 through 6/21/15)


The Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor
Schedule / Buy Tickets
Highlights:
  • National Theatre Live: War Horse (4/23/14)


Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts, Detroit
Schedule / Buy Tickets:
  • The Cross and the Light (4/9/14 through 4/13/14)
  • Musical: Perilous Times (4/17/14 through 4/20/14)
  • Moscow Festival Ballet (5/3/14)
  • Stunts/Comedy: Circo Comedia (5/18/14)
  • Complexions Contemporary Ballet (6/28/14)


The Palace, Auburn Hills
Schedule / Buy Tickets:
  • Walking with Dinosaurs (8/6 through 8/10)
  • Oprah's The Life You Want Weekend (9/12 through 9/13)
  • Marvel Universe Live! (9/25 through 9/27)


Planet Ant, Hamtramck
Schedule:
  • Ant Farm Anthology (4/4 through 4/19)
  • A Steady Rain (5/2 through 5/24)


Purple Rose Theatre Company, Chelsea
Schedule:
  • Lovers, Liars & Lunatics (4/3/14 through 5/24/14)
  • The Last Romance (6/12/14 through 8/30/14)


The Royal Oak Music Theatre
Schedule / Buy Tickets
Shows and Special Presentations:
  • No plays or musicals scheduled as of this writing


The Village Theater at Cherry Hill, Canton
Schedule
Highlights:
  • Rat Pack from Las Vegas (6/21)


Water Works Theater, Shakespeare in the Park 2014, Royal Oak
Schedule:
  • No Shakespeare in the Park scheduled at this time
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