Michigan Opera Theatre Announces Free Outdoor Summer Concerts

By David Salazar

Michigan Opera Theatre has announced that it will extend its outreach beyond the opera house, offering up free concerts at various parks and in Detroit neighborhoods.

The showcase will feature the Michigan Opera Theatre’s Touring Ensemble as they take on a program featuring opera and broadway favorites, as well as notable works from the American Songbook.

Here is a full rundown of the concert dates and locations:

  • June 25th at 5:30 p.m. – Balduck Park 18151 East Warren
  • July 9th at 5:30 p.m. – Rosedale Park (Community Center) 18445 Scarsdale
  • July 23rd at 5:30 p.m. – AB Ford Park 100 Lenox
  • August 6th at 5:30 p.m. – Palmer Park 910 Merrill Plaisance St
  • August 20th at 5:30 p.m. – Riverside Park 3085 W. Jefferson Ave.
  • August 27th at 5:30 p.m. – LaSalle Park 2351 N. LaSalle Blvd. (NEW DATE)
  • Sept 10th at 12:00 p.m. – Spirit Plaza 2 Woodward Ave.

All concerts will be free and last around one hour.