Alger Theater

16451 E. Warren Avenue,
Detroit, MI 48224

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TheAlgerTheater on March 22, 2016 at 7:19 pm

Hi, all. Thanks for your interest in Detroit’s Alger Theater. I’m pleased to report, there is more going on in and around our community theater than meets the eye: interior renovations continue; community outreach deepens; and fund development is in process. Your conversation and involvement are welcome and appreciated. Check out our website and follow us on Facebook and Twitter to learn more:


CMHurley on March 20, 2016 at 11:01 pm

I drove by the Alger Theater on Saturday, March 12, 2016. Looks to be in good shape, but didn’t look like much of anything was happening other than a message on the marquee for a local business, and a phone number to call to put a message up. Not the greatest neighborhood, but better than others on the east side of Detroit.

rivest266 on November 5, 2015 at 4:37 am

August 21st, 1935 grand opening ad in photo section.

DavidZornig on September 26, 2015 at 11:51 am

1938 and June 2015 photos added.

DavidZornig on June 13, 2015 at 9:43 pm

Reopening Sunday June 14, 2015. Status should be changed to “Open”. Story in link below. Copy and paste to view.

Chris1982 on December 6, 2014 at 3:47 am

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 22, 2005 Reference number 05000719 Architectural style: Modern Movement: Art Deco

CSWalczak on August 27, 2010 at 3:17 pm

The Friends pf the Alger is holding a fund-raiser: View link