Directions and Parking

Maggie Allesee Department of Theatre and Dance

Old Main
4841 Cass Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202

(Front entrance on Cass Avenue. Accessible entrance on W. Hancock Street)

Hilberry Gateway

4715 Cass Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202
(At the corner of Cass Avenue and W. Forest Avenue)

Allesee Dance Theatre

480 W. Hancock Street
Detroit, MI 48202
(Located inside Old Main on the 3rd floor)


If street parking is unavailable, we recommend using one of the following paid lots:

  • Park N Lock (located on Cass Avenue between Forest and Hancock)
  • Surface lot on corner of Hancock and Cass
  • Surface lot on Forest between Cass and Woodward
  • WSU Parking Structure 8, located at 91 West Forest between Woodward and Cass

Parking rates vary.


Hilberry Gateway

  • Entrance: Guests attending performances in the Hilberry Gateway should via the doors on Cass Avenue.
  • Lift: details coming soon
  • Seating: Wheelchair-accessible seating is available on our ticketing website.
  • Restrooms: details coming soon

Old Main and Allesee Dance Theatre

  • Entrance: Guests should enter Old Main via the doors at 480 W. Hancock Street. From there, take the elevators to the third floor and follow the hallway and ramps.
  • Lift: Guests may take the elevator located near the 480 W. Hancock Street entrance to the third floor.
  • Seating: Wheelchair-accessible seating is available. Guests wishing to purchase these seats may call the Box Office at 313-577-2972 to make arrangements.
  • Restrooms: A wheelchair-accessible restroom is located down the hall from the venue.