Detroit Performs Live

Balcony tickets available here >

Mezzanine and VIP tickets AVAILABLE SOON


On Friday, October 14, 2016, Detroit Public Television brought together some of Motown’s rising stars and legendary artists for the second annual Detroit Performs Live concert and gala at the Fillmore Detroit.

dpl-christy-img1-150x150The live event featured Ann Arbor-native/The Voice season 10 finalist Laith Al-Saadi, Detroit’s Queen of the Blues Thornetta Davis, legendary Motown group The Contours, as well as America’s Got Talent contestants Selected of God Choir—the group that was featured in the Chrysler Eminem commercial, country singer, journalist and children’s author, Devin Scillian, and The Motor City Horns. Popular jazz flutist Alexander Zonjic served as Music Director and Host along with DPTV’s Christy McDonald for this celebration of Detroit’s cultural community.

Meet Our Featured Artists

Detroit Performs LIVE is sponsored by:





Eve & Jerry Jung
Pam & Todd Wyett