Broadway Theatre
Broadway Theatre
Broadway Theatre

Broadway Theatre Tours and Tickets

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One of only five playhouses actually on Broadway itself, the Broadway Theatre is also one of the largest in the city. Despite its origins as a movie theater and vaudeville house, the theater is ideal for musicals, with a large stage and seating capacity and great acoustics, and it has hosted many hits over the years.

  • 1681 Broadway, Manhattan, New York City, New York, 10019

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Jennifer_B, Nov 2023
Learned a lot
Loved learning about the history of the theater district! Our guide was very informative! I will look at the theaters in a new light now.
Keith_C, May 2023
Broadway Facts and Humour!
Our tour guide was just fabulous. He made us feel comfortable. He provided much useful and insightfull information about people and places, with a great mix of facts and humour, Well done, Keith!!
Angie_W, Apr 2023
Broadway on the Go
Our tour guide Chris was very friendly, funny and informative. He took us to at least a half a dozen spots to tell us about the theaters and historical shows and people. He had an iPad to also show us original photos of the locations.
JamesTaplie_C, Mar 2023
A Broadway Must!
This tour was more than I could have asked. Having two kids who love Theatre and all the the things involved it was so informative! Chris was amazing!! Answered all the questions and more!! He even stayed after the tour was over and answered all the questions! I asked my 16 year old what the best part was and he said “The Advice!” I wish I could give this more than 5 stars. I will say the only down side was it being so cold and windy but you can’t control that.
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Q:How can I get tickets for Broadway in New York City?
A:You can buy tickets for a Broadway show in New York City several ways. Buy tickets online directly through a theater’s website or its official ticketing office site. Call an official ticket vendor, such as Telecharge or Ticketmaster. Or, go to a theater’s box office and buy tickets in person.
Q:How much does the average Broadway musical cost?
A:Expect to pay anywhere between US$20 and US$140 (or more) for a ticket to a Broadway musical. What you pay will depend on the particular theater, the show, the seat location, when you buy, and whether you’re an adult, student, child, or entitled to another discount.
Q:Are Broadway shows worth it?
A:Yes, seeing a show on Broadway is worth it if you’re into theater or if you want a special night out. It’s a bucket-list activity for many New York City visitors and for good reason: The music, costumes, choreography, and grand theaters make attending a Broadway show an exciting experience.
Q:Can I wear jeans to a Broadway show?
A:Yes, you can wear jeans to a Broadway show. There’s not usually a specific dress code to attend a show, and people wear a wide variety of clothing. However, many people opt for smart-casual or low-key evening wear to make going out to see a show feel like an event.
Q:What’s the best Broadway show?
A:Deciding what is the best Broadway show comes down to your own preferences, but some popular, long-running shows are Hamilton, The Lion King, Chicago, Aladdin, The Book of Mormon, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Read reviews of shows that are currently playing to decide what appeals to you.
Q:Where is the best place to sit at a Broadway show?
A:The best seats in a Broadway theater are center-orchestra seats (not too close to the stage) and front mezzanine seats. Side seats and seats in the back may not have the best views, but they’re usually cheaper. The type of show you’re seeing also makes a difference in seat selection.