Broadway NYC Shows and Tickets
Theater has been present in New York City since the mid-1700s and since then, has transformed itself into the 41 professional theaters known as Broadway theater in New York City. Whether you enjoy plays, concerts or musical theater, there is something for everyone on Broadway. Take in a long-running show such as Kinky Boots or Chicago or check out newer hits like Hamilton or Dear Evan Hansen. Even Cirque du Soleil and Disney produce shows for families to enjoy on Broadway. From family-friendly to adults only, your options are vast in the Theater District. Most shows run Tuesday through Saturday with matinee performances on Wednesday and Saturday. Typically, shows begin at 7:00 p.m. or 8:00 p.m., although Disney sometimes begins shows earlier to accommodate families with small children. Prices vary depending on the show, but you can get discount Broadway tickets at more affordable prices if you shop online or play their lottery. If you are in the city often, becoming a member also provides discounts. Of course, you can always just head to the box office as well.
If you prefer traditional plays, you'll find a range of them to suit any personality. From classics such as The Glass Menagerie to star-studded new shows like The Present with Cate Blanchett, plays on Broadway run the gamut of emotions, but are always thought-provoking.... [Read More]