What time should you get in line for TKTS?
The best time to go to the Times Square booth, in terms of evening performances — if you want the shortest wait — is probably 5:30 or 6 p.m. Really anytime after 5:30 there's never a line. Most people get there when we open so the lines are longest then. That's also when we tend to have the most shows available. via
What service does the TKTS booth in Times Square provide for Broadway shows?
The TKTS booth offers discounted tickets to same-day performances for Broadway, Off-Broadway, dance and music events. Availability can change hourly as cooperating theaters supply tickets. via
What tickets are available at TKTS?
The TKTS ticket stands offer same-day discount tickets to Broadway shows, Off-Broadway, and some other arts events at up to 50% off their original prices. The discounts for some shows are 50% but other show can often be found at just 20%, 30% and 40% off the normal face value of the tickets. via
What does the TKTS booth do?
TKTS Discount Booths are the perfect way for everyone to experience the arts in New York City at affordable prices. Choose from a wide array of Broadway and Off Broadway musicals, plays, and dance productions on sale every day at 20% to 50% off regular prices. via
How much are tickets at TKTS booth?
In general, a Broadway ticket at the booth, discounted at 50%, will be somewhere between $75 - $95. Top prices for Off Broadway shows are somewhat less expensive than Broadway shows. Generally, an Off Broadway show at 50% discount will cost around $50. via
What is under the red stairs in Times Square?
Since 2008, the bleachers-like ruby red steps, which serve as the TKTS booth, in Father Duffy Square have attracted mostly tourists as the perfect viewpoint for the twinkling billboards and a prime selfie spot. via
How much is a ticket for a Broadway show?
Average paid admission at Broadway shows in New York 2007-2019, by category. In the legendary Theater District in New York, prices paid for Broadway musical tickets averaged 122.73 U.S. dollars during the 2018/19 season, down from 125.70 U.S. dollars in the previous season. via
How much do Broadway stars get paid?
Salary Ranges for Broadway Actors
The salaries of Broadway Actors in the US range from $26,063 to $708,331 , with a median salary of $127,367 . The middle 57% of Broadway Actors makes between $127,369 and $320,944, with the top 86% making $708,331. via
Does TKTS sell Hamilton tickets?
Hamilton on TKTS
Tickets can only be purchased in person - on the day of the performance for evening shows, or the day prior for matinee performances. TKTS obtains its inventory directly from theaters, based upon how a particular show's tickets are selling at full-price. via
How did the TKTS booth revolutionize Broadway ticket sales?
This discount ticket booth, located in the very heart of New York City's Times Square, began distributing half-price tickets to Broadway shows on the day of performance. The TKTS booth became an instant hit with tourists and locals wanting to get good seats to a Broadway show for a good price. via
How many Broadway shows per day?
Most follow a schedule of 4 one-show days (one evening performance starting at around 6–8pm, give or take a few hours) and 2 two-show days (one matinee starting at around 1–3pm and one evening performance starting around 7–8pm). Yes, the majority of Broadway shows are scheduled for 8 shows a week. via
Why are there bleachers in Times Square?
The booth is wedge-shaped, with wide, bleacher-like stairs covering the roof, allowing pedestrians to sit down or climb the steps for a panoramic, unobstructed view of Times Square. via
How much is a Broadway show in NYC?
Broadway shows offer tickets at many different price points. Regular Price tickets generally range from $20 to $175. You can expect to pay higher prices for the best seats to hit shows on weekend nights. via
What's on Broadway now?
Now on Sale
Can you wear jeans to Broadway show?
Both formal and informal clothing is accepted. From casual t-shirts, jeans and flip-flops to a cocktail dress or tuxedo, the spectrum of style formality is so wide that there is no specific dress code. via
What restaurants are in Time Square?
Where is the Time Square stairs?
RED STAIRS TIMES SQUARE - 37 Photos - Local Flavor - 200 W 47th St, New York, NY. via
Where is the stairway to nowhere?
Chesterfield, New Hampshire: Stairway to Nowhere
Now surrounded by forest, the rock staircase was once part of a castle built by an eccentric widow. The castle burned to the ground in 1962. via
What is the longest running Broadway musical in history?
The Phantom of the Opera
The longest-running show in Broadway history officially opened on January 26, 1988 and is still playing at the Majestic The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical won 7 1988 Tony Awards® including Best Musical. via
What is the best Broadway musical?
Do Broadway actors get days off?
According to the Actors' Equity Association Production Contract, which governs most Broadway theatres, performers accrue a week of vacation every six months. But those planned absences are not the first time actors miss performances. via
Who is the richest Broadway star?
Who is the highest paid Broadway actor?
Right now the highest-paid performer on Broadway is Richard Chamberlain, who is playing Captain von Trapp in 'The Sound of Music.” The actor, production sources say, pulls down about $50,000 a week. That figure is a combination of a guaranteed base salary, plus a percentage of the gross box-office receipts. via