In order to build community, improve lives, and foster social justice, Matrix Theatre Company teaches, creates, and shares theatre as an instrument of transformation.

Message regarding Matrix Theatre Company and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Precautions:

Matrix Theatre Company is taking every precaution to ensure the health and safety of our staff, artists, patrons and students. At this time our staff is working to plan virtual programming until the health concern has been lifted. Our staff is working remotely as much as possible, so email is the easiest way to keep in touch!

At this time, we are planning and executing as much virtual programming as we are able. Please check back regularly for updates for each department.

Please be mindful of your health and the health of those around you. Please follow instructions recommended by the Center for Disease Control (CDC), link can be found here


We apologize for this inconvenience and thank you for you patience and understanding at this time. We will keep you informed as information changes. Check back here for updates or please subscribe to our mailing list here. Stay safe, stay healthy!

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Ghostly gala

Join us for a frighteningly fun evening at our virtual "Ghostly Gala" fundraiser Thursday, October 1, 7:30 - 8:30 pm, as special friends tell scary stories around the virtual campfire. And that's not all!

Your $100 virtual ticket entitles you to both a special witch's cocktail brew recipe from the Whitney's Ghostbar and a Ghostly snack recipe from Green Dot Stables


So, stir up those drinks, throw together that ghostly snack and get ready to be really scared. But be careful. You might even laugh your head off!


Discounts available for Students/Industry Professionals/Seniors/Gremlins - Call the Box Office at 313-967-0599.


Sponsorship opportunities available! Questions, contact Executive Director, Kate Brennan, at


Kids Welcome!


All proceeds benefit Matrix Theatre Company and all of our programming.

Tickets and Sponsorships can be purchased by clicking here or contacting the Box Office at 313-967-0599.

SChool of Theatre

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Check out the Fall 2020

School of Theatre Classes

Our School of Theatre is offering two virtual options this fall for our area youth ages 8-17.

"Vote for Me!" is a specially designed class presented during the election season where students will learn all about the importance of letting your voice be heard and the things that can happen when people work together! The semester includes drama activities connected to democracy and civility like becoming a candidate, creating a campaign, debating opponents, and even giving speeches.

"Play Time" is a monthly individualized creativity program with one-on-one activities with a Teaching Artist designed for each child. Even the time and day area individualized!

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Everyone has a story to tell!


Whether you work, live, or play in southwest Detroit,

we want to record YOUR story!


Better yet, learn to INSPIRE, ENGAGE, and EXCITE

with your storytelling!

If you want help creating and telling your story, we are now offering FREE one on one virtual coaching!

Click here to learn about our FREE STORYTELLING WORKSHOPS and find out more about our exciting recording sessions where you can preserve the legacy of your experience in southwest Detroit. 



To schedule a one-on-one session,

email Amy Johnson at, please include subject "Sessions Coaching". 

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friends of matrix membership

Become a member of the coolest club in town!

Are you looking for a new and fun way to support Matrix Theatre Company and our programs? The answer is here! Matrix is incredibly proud to introduce the "Friends of Matrix" membership. 


By becoming a Friend of Matrix Theatre, you will receive exclusive members-only access and invitations to events, while at the same time supporting our theatre's social justice mission. 


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