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Power Center for the Performing Arts

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Address: 121 South Fletcher, Ann Arbor, MI 48109
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+1 734-763-3333
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A 1,400-seat theatre that frequently hosts a wide range of performances...

A 1,400-seat theatre that frequently hosts a wide range of performances including ballet, live music and plays.

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Great Evening Out!

I had the pleasure of seeing Sister Act at the Power Center. I enjoyed my seats which were 3 row for the back in the center on the main level. The staging and sound were good. I... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Savannah W
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Pinckney, Michigan
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61 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place, parking was in a parking structure. Not sure if you could park there Mon - Sat. I went there for my granddaughter's dance recital and was disappointed in the view of the stage. We were on time, but unfortunately, they let people in early. We had to sit on one side of center stage and could not see... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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3 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had the pleasure of seeing Sister Act at the Power Center. I enjoyed my seats which were 3 row for the back in the center on the main level. The staging and sound were good. I would come back here for another performance.

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Thank Savannah W
McMurdo Station Antarctica
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418 reviews
267 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

The building, seating and so forth was nice. the adjacent parking garage was $5 and you didn't have to walk outside to get to and from the car. The performance was ok, but it might have been that i have seen the show professionally twice before and had my mind made as to how they should do it. There were... More 

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Thank Christopher F
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30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I love the power center because no matter where you sit you enjoy the show just as much. It's a wonderful spacious place to spend the evening and it's a blast to see whatever is playing. One of the best theaters in Ann Arbor.

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Thank Cassidy G
Livonia, Michigan
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Very modern looking, comfortable seating and any seat on the first floor is close to the stage. The sound echo well in the stage area. Underground parking is next door with an entrance into the Power Center.

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Thank Mike S
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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403 reviews
160 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a moderate size theater that has a wide variety of shows throughout the year. The acoustics are excellent and almost every seat is a good one, though I would recommend sitting in the middle of the orchestra section. The back of the balcony is rather far away from the stage. Try to attend a performance by the UM... More 

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Thank TravelFan48105
West Bloomfield
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322 reviews
83 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Just got back from seeing the Capitol Steps. Great venue. Had no problem seeing or hearing the show. Seats were comfortable. No wait for the bathroom either. Very pleasurable experience

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Thank Fred S
Brighton, Michigan
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Recently attended a show at the Power Center and really enjoyed the performance. I would have given 5 stars , the only reason I am not is because when I called the box office to order the tickets, I asked the female representative what would be the very best seats at the price for which I was going to pay.... More 

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Michigan
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40 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2015

I love going to the Power Center for various performances. It's well designed, and perfect size for a somewhat intimate seating. A much better experience than a huge stadium or larger auditorium. Acoustics are excellent. Drinks and small snacks are available before the curtain, and during intermission. My only complaint is parking. We usually end up in the parking structure... More 

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Thank lakotasu
Edwardsville, Illinois
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49 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015

A beautiful architectural and cultural center at the heard of University Michigan. You must go and see something there - it is a treat.

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