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Aladdin

December 13, 2018
Coming to the Detroit Opera House – discover a whole new world at Disney’s ALADDIN, the hit Broadway musical. From the producer of The Lion King comes the timeless story of ALADDIN, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle.

A Christmas Carol

December 20, 2018
This classic Charles Dickens tale thrills with its beloved characters and message of compassion, love and kindness and of course, Christmas spirit!

A Million Dollar Christmas

December 22, 2018
Join the smash hit cast of Presley, Perkins, Lewis and Cash for a rip-roaring holiday show that’ll have you rockin’ around the Christmas tree!

Great Russian Nutcracker

December 23, 2018
Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker is known for its award winning dancers, lavish costumes, and backdrops. Adults and children alike will enjoy the special effects and the amazing leaps and spins.

New Year’s Eve

December 31, 2018
An exuberant jukebox celebration of the women musicians who made the 60’s truly memorable, Beehive transports audiences on a nostalgic musical journey back in time.

Corteo – Cirque du Soleil

January 10, 2019
Corteo, which means "cortege" in Italian, is a joyous procession, a festive parade imagined by a clown. The show brings together the passion of the actor with the grace and power of the acrobat to plunge the audience into a theatrical world of fun, comedy and spontaneity situated in a mysterious space between heaven and earth.

The Phantom of the Opera

January 24, 2019
See the famous Broadway musical, The Phantom of the Opera at the Detroit Opera House.  Favorite songs such as "Music of the Night", "All I Ask Of You" and "Masquerade" will be performed by a cast and orchestra of 52, making this Phantom one of the largest productions now on tour!

EVITA

January 29, 2019
Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's groundbreaking musical captures the rise and fall of one of the world's most glamours first ladies, Eva Peron, in this classic Broadway and London hit.

Cirque Mechanics: 42 FT!

February 2, 2019
At the center of every circus we find a 42 ft ring full of thrills, laughs and excitement. With a galloping mechanical metal horse and a rotating tent frame for strongmen, acrobats and aerialists, you are sure to be entertained.

The Spitfire Grill

March 6, 2019
A feisty parolee follows her dreams to a small town in Wisconsin and finds herself working at Hannah's Spitfire Grill.

Shen Yun

March 7, 2019
For 5,000 years divine culture flourished in the land of China. Humanity’s treasure was nearly lost, but through breathtaking music and dance, Shen Yun is bringing back this glorious culture.

Old Time Religion-Turkeyville

March 13, 2019
Give me that Old Time Religion, it's good enough for me - toe tapping, and knee slapping inspirational music we all love.

In The Mood

March 14, 2019
Come hear the music that moved the nation's spirit!  Complete with the String of Pearls Orchestra and the In the Mood singers & dancers.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

March 19, 2019
Roald Dahl's treasured tale is now Broadway's Golden Ticket and it's the perfect recipe for a delectable treat!

Hamilton & The Chicago Flower Show

March 20, 2019 - March 21, 2019
Go back to the era of the founding fathers and see the most exciting musical of the decade! Plus, visit the Chicago Flower Show at Navy Pier.

Cinderella

March 29, 2019
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella is the Tony Award winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music and South Pacific that's delighting audiences with its contemporary take on the classic tale.

Mamma Mia!

April 6, 2019
Over 54 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that makes Mamma Mia! the ultimate feel-good show.

DSO Presents: Classic Broadway

April 7, 2019
Porter, Gershwin, Berlin, Hamlisch, Lloyd Webber:  These are the names that built Broadway, one beautiful melody and unforgettable lyric at a time.  

Jukebox Saturday Night

April 14, 2019
Jukebox Saturday Night is a music review of the great Big Bands during the 1930s, 40s & 50s.

Legally Blonde – The Musical

April 26, 2019
A fabulously fun international award-winning musical based on the adored movie.  Legally Blonde, The Musical, follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery and scandal in pursuit of her dreams.

Brunch and a Concert

May 13, 2019
The finest chamber recital music is played by Ann Arbor Symphony musicians and guests.  This unique concert setting includes dessert refreshments at each table and comfortable cabaret seating.

Waitress

May 15, 2019
Waitress, Broadway's new hit musical, inspired by Adrienne Shelly's beloved film, tells the story of Jenna- a waitress and expert pie maker.

Anastasia

June 18, 2019
Inspired by the beloved films, the romantic and adventure-filled new musical Anastasia is on a journey to Detroit at last!