Thursday, December 15 at 7:30 PM. You’re invited to a special FREE Preview Screening! See the Season 1 premiere of MASTERPIECE’s new series VICTORIA before it airs on Detroit Public Television on January 15, 2017. Registration is required.
Together, we reached our Giving Tuesday goal with more than $37,000 raised! Factoring in the matching gifts of $35,000 when all was said and done, you helped us generate over $70,000 toward a beautified, accessible State Theatre and dramatic improvements at the Michigan Theater!
Opens Friday, December 2 at the Michigan.
This spellbinding documentary follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old nomadic Mongolian girl who is fighting to become the first female eagle hunter in twelve generations of her Kazakh family. Through breathtaking aerial cinematography and intimate verite footage, the film captures her personal journey while also addressing universal themes like female empowerment, the...
Plays Sunday, December 4 at 1:30 PM at the Michigan. Part of the Holiday Classics Film Series. FREE ADMISSION! This holiday comedy stars Saturday Night Live-alum Will Ferrell as Buddy, a regular-sized man who was raised as an elf. Also stars Ed Asner, James Caan, Mary Steenburgen, Zooey Deschanel, and Bob Newhart.
Plays Thursday, December 8 at 9:30 PM at the Michigan.
One of the two films from 1984 that inspired the new PG-13 rating (along with Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom), Gremlins opens with a gadget salesman looking for a special gift for his son. He finds one at a store in Chinatown–a cute creature named Gizmo (a “mogwai”) who comes with the warning to never expose him to bright light, water, or...
Saturday, December 3 at 1:30 PM. The beloved holiday song “Frosty the Snowman” has inspired this brand new story, which comes to life LIVE on stage! Tickets start at $10. Part of the Benard L. Maas Foundation Not Just for Kids Series Presented by Toyota. Sponsored by Kerrytown Market & Shops.
The State and Michigan Theaters have been the lynchpins of this welcoming streetscape for almost 75 years. With renewed community involvement and support invested in the State and Michigan Theaters, they will be even stronger entertainment centers for generations to come. Visit StateTheatreA2.org for more!