Ticket Policies


Tickets Sales

Tickets for concerts at all three venues – Seligman Performing Arts Center, Varner Recital Hall, and Schaver Music Recital Hall – may be purchased through the CMSDetroit ticket office at (313) 335-3300 or online here at www.CMSDetroit. Tickets are available online on concert days up to two hours prior to performance. 

Lost or Misplaced Tickets

Can’t find your reserved seat tickets? Call the Ticket Office at (313) 335-3300 and we will have duplicate tickets waiting for you free of charge at the Box Office. 

Tax Credit Donations

Subscribers and single ticket buyers may call (313) 335-3300 or email info@CMSDetroit.org up until two hours before a concert if they are unable to attend a concert and wish to donate their ticket(s) back to CMSDetroit for a tax credit. 

Ticket Exchanges

Subscribers may also call (313) 335-3300 or email info@CMSDetroit.org in advance of concert night to exchange tickets for another concert on their series, subject to ticket availability. Midtown Series or Oakland University subscribers may also exchange into a Seligman Performing Arts Center concert, where upgrade fees may apply, depending on seat location.  

Student Tickets

Half-price student tickets are available. Student rush tickets at $10 are also available one hour prior to performances. 

Ticket Refunds

Due to the nature of live events, artists and programs are subject to change without notice. Refunds are given only in the case of event cancellation. Handling fees are not refundable. All ticket sales are final. 

Will Call

Ticket orders received less than 10 days prior to the performance will be held at Will Call, which opens one hour prior to concert.