Century Theatre (Detroit)

Century Theatre (Detroit)
Century Theatre
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Location 333 Madison Ave
Detroit, Michigan 48226
 United States
Opened 1903
Capacity 250

The Century Theatre in Detroit shares a lobby with the Gem Theatre. The theatre has seating at cabaret tables, and the stage hosts quirky shows, such as Forbidden Broadway, Menopause the Musical, and Late Nite Catechism. The theatre building houses a restaurant, The Century Grille, and is a popular downtown Detroit destination for weddings and private events.


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