4140 Woodward Avenue | Detroit, Michigan
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The Majestic Theater, designed by C. Howard Crane, opened on April 1, 1915. The theater originally seated 1,651 people (at the time the largest theater in the world built for the purpose of showing movies , and the facade was designed in an arcaded Italian style. In 1934, the front 35 feet of the theater were removed whenWoodward Avenue was widened to its present size. The entire facade was redesigned into its current striking Art Deco motif. The theater now boasts the largest enameled metal panel Art Deco facade in the Detroit metropolitan region.
Main telephone line: (313) 833-9700