Venue Information

The Michigan Theater is currently home to three screening spaces: The historic 1600-seat Main Auditorium, the 200-seat Screening Room, and the 60-seat Annex Cinema.

Tickets for Film Admission

Advance tickets for Michigan Theater and State Theatre films are available online via the film’s page or schedule. Tickets are also available at the box office.

General Admission – $10.50

Students with Valid ID – $8.50

U.S. Veterans* – $8.50

Senior Citizens – $8.50

Group sales (10+ tickets) – $8.50

Michigan Theater Members – $8.00

Mon-Fri Matinee (before 6PM; excludes holidays) – $7.50

*The Michigan Theater is pleased to recognize the contributions to our country of U.S. military veterans. During Memorial Day weekend, 4th of July and on Veterans Day, veterans will be admitted FREE to all Michigan and State Theater-sponsored film screenings. This program is made possible by a generous grant from the Merton & Regina Allen Memorial Fund.

Refunds for Film Tickets

All sales are final; we cannot replace lost tickets or provide refunds for already-purchased tickets. Tickets may be exchanged at the box office up to 30 minutes before the purchased showtime. Gold Card members may return their free tickets online through their online member account. In the unusual situation that a show is cancelled, you will be entitled to a full refund, including any service charges.

Group Tickets to Films

Group ticket purchases (10 or more) can be arranged in advance by calling 734-668-8397 and asking for group sales. Group tickets are $8.50 a person.

Tickets for Live Events

Most live event / concert tickets are available online at Please check event descriptions for ticket information. The Michigan Theater box office does not sell tickets for live events or concerts until the day of the show, an hour before showtime.


The Michigan Theater is committed to making its screenings, performances, and facility accessible to people with disabilities. Please contact us at 734-668-8397 for any questions.


The Michigan Theater is available for rent!

And what a great place for a party! We have been the site for memorable weddings, anniversary and engagement parties. It’s fun to have this very public venue all to yourself!

We also host events for local community organizations such as The Purple Rose Theatre, Ann Arbor School for the Performing Arts, the Neutral Zone, and many University of Michigan student groups and academic units.


Several parking garages are located close to the Michigan and State theaters, as well as street parking. 

Visit Republic Parking and the Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority website for more parking information.