Theater lovers, the bi-annual event you’ve been waiting to return is almost upon us. That’s right, we are just a few weeks out from the start of Broadway Week, giving New Yorkers an incredible discount on some of the best Broadway shows!
What is Broadway Week?
Broadway Week gives people access to their signature deal: 2-for-1 tickets to some of the best musicals and plays currently on stage. It has been going on since 2011 and is put on by NYC & Company and the Broadway League to help boost ticket sales and the local theater economy. Tickets are available to purchase now, and any time during this “week” is when you can see the show!
When is Broadway Week?
This year, it’s taking place beginning September 4-17th (yes, it is actually longer than just one week).
How often does it happen?
Broadway Week typically happens twice a year.
What shows are participating in Broadway Week?
There are 24 shows that are part of the Broadway Week deal this time:
- The Cottage
- Here Lies Love
- Kimberly Akimbo
- The Lion King
- A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Movie
- Back to the Future
- Moulin Rouge! The Musical
- Sweeney Todd
- Jaja’s African Hair Braiding
- & Juliet
- Once Upon a One More Time
- Some Like It Hot
- Six: The Musical
- The Book of Mormon
- Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
- Purlie Victorious: A Non-Confederate Romp Through the Cotton Patch
- The Shark Is Broken
When should you purchase tickets?
We recommend getting on this deal as early as possible because the shows tend to sell out quickly! The 50% discount will be automatically applied when you purchase tickets. Explore the official Broadway Week website here.
Anything else to know?
There is a two ticket minimum, so make sure you plan with friends!