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The Croswell Opera House

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Excellent venue and talented cast

Definitely check the schedule and pick seats for a play. Theatre is lovingly restored and... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
Pinckney, Michigan
via mobile
First class venue!

This is a one of a kind historical gem with iso much original charm, and state of the art upgrades... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Adrian, Michigan
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The Croswell Opera House is the oldest theater in Michigan and the third-oldest continuously operating theater in the United States. We specialize in Broadway-style musical theater but also stage plays, concerts and occasional special events. The...more
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129 E Maumee St, Adrian, MI 49221-2703
+1 517-264-7469
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Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Definitely check the schedule and pick seats for a play. Theatre is lovingly restored and maintained for all to enjoy. Drinks are available, really nice perk. Play was very well done we are adding this to our “must see” list. Well done!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

This is a one of a kind historical gem with iso much original charm, and state of the art upgrades and amenities. Great entertainment and amazingly talented performers make this a must see on anyone’s bucket list.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richols
Reviewed July 24, 2018

What a perfect venue for this amazing play! The Opera House was impeccably kept and I felt like we had stepped back in time! What fantastic detail in the wardrobe and the sets! I traveled about an hour to get there but I would have...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jo W
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This theater has made remarkable strides in the years we have been here. The venue, the variety of events, the choice of plays, the shows' production values, and the quality of the music and acting have all become exceptional! For those who haven't visited this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GPsy
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Been to a couple shows here in the last few years, always well done, the theatre has been recently renovated, and its a must see

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank fitzgibbons75
Reviewed June 25, 2018

This venue is exceptional. I can't believe it is in Adrian, MI. We drove up to Adrian from Maumee, OH to see this theatre and their production of "Mamma Mia!" The sets, staging and lighting were top notch. This is way more than a community...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ray F
Reviewed February 25, 2018

The Croswell Opera House is such a gem. I think of it as the heart of this darling town. People come from miles around to see shows here and to perform in this community theatre that consistently puts on an excellent variety of professional quality...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Marin H
Reviewed October 11, 2017

We have been going to the Croswell for many years. The productions have been exceptional and getting better all the time. Just went through a huge renovation and it is worth seeing the Croswell just for the tour. Everyone should go see a production and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank patcooper2016
Reviewed July 27, 2017

This was the first time for the four of us visiting this theatre and we loved the theatre and the play. We happened to go on a day when there was a parade going on so had to circle around a bit to get there....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank MimiandPapa2862
Reviewed June 29, 2017

Took my children to see Chitty Chitty Bang Bang with great anticipation as it was a childhood Disney favorite of theirs. Act 1 was great and in hindsight, I wish we would have left after this act. Act 2 beginning at Chu Chi Face went...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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June 17, 2018|
Response from CroswellOperaHouse | Property representative |
We do not have a dress code. Some people choose to dress up and some come casually -- we see everything from jeans and T-shirts to jackets, ties and dresses. We are air conditioned, so during the summer, you may want to... More
June 1, 2018|
Response from CroswellOperaHouse | Property representative |
You can see the exact seating chart for any date you're interested in by clicking on the "buy tickets" link on the website and selecting a date. That way you can see not just where the seats are, but what's available. Please... More