Famed theater architect C. Howard Crane, who also designed the Fox Theater in Detroit, designed the State Theatre in downtown Ann Arbor.
The State Theatre is currently not mobility-impaired accessible.
Now Playing at the State.
Helen Mirren stars as Colonel Katherine Powell a UK-based military officer in command of a top secret drone operation to capture terrorists in Kenya. Powell sees her mission escalate when a young girl enters the “kill zone,” triggering an international dispute, reaching the highest levels of U.S. and British government, over the moral, political, and personal implications of modern war.
Opens Friday, May 13 at the State.
Irish writer-director John Carney (Once, Begin Again) brings us Sing Street, taking an autobiographical turn with a fictionalized version of his teen years in depressed mid-1980s Dublin, as 14-year-old Conor (appealing newcomer Ferdia Walsh-Peelo) forms a rock-and-roll bacnd to win the heart of an aspiring model. Also stars Aidan Gillan and Maria Doyle Kennedy (The Commitments).
Opens Friday, May 27 at the State.
In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods. Stars Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, and John C. Reilly.