The Craig Fahle Show

The Hilberry Theatre Is About To Get A 48-Million Dollar Face Lift

Monday, June 23, 2014

The Hilberry Theatre, a fixture of Detroit’s theatre scene will undergo a massive makeover. The theatre, which sits on the corner of Cass Avenue and Forest Street, is part of Wayne State University and is the nation’s first graduate repertory company. After years of performing in a renovated church…Wayne State has decided to invest 48.6 million dollars will to revitalize and expand the Hilberry Theatre and turn it into a world-class performing arts Center. Matt Seeger is the Dean of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts at Wayne State. He spoke to WDET’s Martina Guzman about the project.