Emagine Entertainment Announces Plans to Show LIVE Entertainment
March 22, 2021

March 22, 2021 [TROY, MI]Emagine Entertainment, metro Detroit’s leader in luxury theatres, and Litchfield Productions, Detroit based national live event producers, are teaming up to premiere LIVE @ Emagine at Emagine Royal Oak.  This April 2021, these two companies are teaming up to offer a variety of LIVE entertainment options in the 270 seat EMAX at Emagine Royal Oak.  Emagine Royal Oak is located at 200 North Main Street in Royal Oak, MI.


Beginning Friday, April 9th, LIVE @ Emagine will feature a local, regional or national music acts, DJ’s or Comedians.  Each show will be ticketed separately, and seating will be spaced to current Covid mandates.  Seating options include; a private box for up to 15 people, luxury recliners, high top tables and chairs, or main floor seats. Each option available at different prices.


“We are very excited to bring Live Entertainment to our venues!” said Anthony LaVerde, CEO at Emagine Entertainment. “Live Entertainment is a natural for our venues.  We are confident that our guests will enjoy all of the great programming we have for this series beginning this April.  This will be the first of many new entertainment concepts we are bringing to Emagine.”


LIVE @ Emagine will operate in partnership with Litchfield Productions.  The LIVE experience promises to feature all of the amenities guests have come to love about an entertaining event at Emagine, including interactive lighting, leading AV technology and a full bar with enhanced concessions.


Live @ Emagine will debut on April 9th with Ann Arbor native and Season 10 finalist of NBC’s The Voice, Laith Al-Saadi. Laith will be performing his authentic blend of blues, soul and classic rock.  On Saturday there will also be a stand up performance by comedian, Spencer James, who was the Winner of the World Series of Comedy in Las Vegas and just recently helped open up Jimmy Kimmel’s new comedy club earlier this year.


The coming weeks will also feature live musical performances and comic performances from such performers like Nashville America Records Artist, Kari Holmes, Award Winning singer, songwriter and Nashville recording artist, Lisa Mary, Detroit’s leading female vocalist and band leader, Nicole New, another premiere Detroit contemporary jazz, soul and pop performer, Ben Sharkey, great pop vocal music talent who have opened up for several music legends,  The Three Men and a Tenor, and many more!


Laith Al-Saadi said, “When I heard about LIVE @ Emagine, I was so excited.  I love performing and have really missed it this past year, and this is the perfect scenario for both artists and guests.  This will be an intimate show, done safely with the perfect blend of atmosphere and acoustics.”


“We are thrilled to partner with Emagine Entertainment to bring our production expertise together for this exciting project.  We have produced a wide variety of exceptional events nationwide with major artists and are thrilled with the level of talent that we have booked for these events,” said David Klann, Partner at Litchfield Productions. Paul Villarreal, Partner at Litchfield Productions added, “The venues are absolutely perfect for Live Shows.  The sound is impeccable, and every seat is a great seat in these intimate venues.  Artists have been extremely excited to be a part of this program.”


“Bringing a variety of entertainment options to our guests is what we envisioned when we started Emagine.  We always wanted it to be about the magic of movies and more.  We strive to provide our guests with an exceptional experience every time they visit an Emagine, and these live shows will deliver an intimate evening of entertainment that is sure to delight everyone that attends.” added Paul Glantz, Co-Founder/Chairman of Emagine Entertainment.


The theater will enforce all of the latest COVID-19 health and safety regulations, including social distancing and mask wearing guidelines.


All showtimes and programming will be managed by Litchfield Productions, with the on-site experience managed by Emagine.


The upcoming LIVE @ Emagine schedule includes:


  • Friday, April 9: Laith Al-Saadi performing at 8:00 p.m. Tickets start at $70
  • Saturday, April 10: Comedian, Spencer James at 10:00 p.m.  Tickets start at $15
  • Friday, April 16:  Kari Holmes and Lisa Mary performing at 8:00 p.m. Tickets start at $15
  • Saturday, April 17: Nicole New and Ben Sharkey performing at 8:00 p.m. Tickets start at $25
  • Sunday, April 18: The Three Men And A Tenor performing at 7:00 p.m.  Tickets start at $30


Additional events and showtimes will be released on a weekly basis.