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Fox Theatre

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Address: 2211 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201-3467
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+1 313-471-3200
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Detroit's crown jewel, the Fox Theatre, has played host to some of the...

Detroit's crown jewel, the Fox Theatre, has played host to some of the biggest names in show business and holds its ground as one of the top-grossing theaters of its size in the nation.

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Annie at the Fox

Got to see our friends son in the show. Awesome venue. A must!! You need to see a show here. You will love it!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
GManEagle
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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155 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got to see our friends son in the show. Awesome venue. A must!! You need to see a show here. You will love it!!

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Thank GManEagle
Clinton Township, Michigan
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18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been there a few times for concerts, one being Diana Ross. The theatre is so beautiful and it sounds amazing!

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Thank krickert87
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11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gorgeous - if you love photographing great buildings (like I do), this one is a must. I suggest capturing day and night pics. Also - see a show while you're there 😉

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Thank Barbie A
Toronto, Canada
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44 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The Fox Theatre is an absolutely beautiful venue with great acoustics. Must see live performances here!

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Thank Sarah K
Grandville, Michigan
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320 reviews
155 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This is a great venue, we had seats toward the back of the main floor and could see and hear Jon Oliver perfectly. The seats are a bit tight if you have a big guy next to you like I did but otherwise comfy enough. The staff is pretty efficient in showing you to your seats. Getting inside took a... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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42 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I saw John Oliver on 12/30/16 and was sitting on the floor in the orchestra section. I had a great experience my first time here. I think the theatre is beautiful and I was so enamored by the architecture and decorations that I didn't mind waiting for the show to start. Ushers were very quick. There are concessions, beer, wine,... More 

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Thank Theresa W
Detroit, Michigan
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56 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We saw John Oliver at the Fox on NYE. The venue is beautiful. There doesn't seem to be a bad seat. The ushers were great getting us seated.

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Thank X-Man2112
Michigan
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30 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This venue is so gorgeous. I have been visiting the Fox since I was a kid. It is beautiful and perfect for a special night out. It is great to get dressed up and see a show. Our most recent was John Oliver on New Years Eve! Such a great time. No seat is a bad seat! Love the Fox!

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Thank sarahbpm
Kani, Japan
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122 reviews
96 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This theatre is a little over the top...or a lot, but it's beautiful. I really like how they have tigers all over. There's so much history here as well! We saw John Oliver yesterday and there's not really a bad seat in the whole place. I would definitely go back again for another show.

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Thank turkjj25
Allen Park, Michigan
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56 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Saw John Oliver last night (12/20/2016) Couldn't understand anything for first 20 minutes due to reverb and echo. People left seats to complain. Finally someone shouted WE CAN'T HEAR YOU; John Oliver from the stage asked someone in the house and they fixed it. Don't they do sound checks? Doesn't the House pay someone to be responsible to see that... More 

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