New York Theaters & Performing Arts
For last minute discounted tickets (have several alternatives in mind as this is not a sure thing ), try the Tkts booth at 47 Street and Times Square. The hours are:
Wed, Sat 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (for matinee tix)
Sun 11 a.m.- 7 p.m.
* Cash and traveler's checks only.
If you're willing to stand for the entire performance, some shows sell SRO tickets for approximately $25. Go to the box office the day of the performance. Most open around noon.
Some current Broadway plays:
Ave. Q - John Golden Theatre, 252 West 45 Street (bet Broadway and 8th Ave) 212-239-6200
Dirty Rotten Scoundrals - Imperial Theatre, 249 West 45 Street (between Broadway and 8th Avenue) 212-239-6200
Monty Python's Spamalot - Shubert Theatre- 225 West 44 Street (betw Broadway and 8th Avenue) 212-239-6200
Wicked - Gershwin Theatre, 222 West 51 Street (betw Broadway and 8th Ave.) 212-307-4100
For those extending their stay and would like to be "wowed", we suggest: