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Gershwin Theater

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Address: 222 W 52nd St, New York City, NY 10019-5802
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Broadway theater currently showing the smash hit musical...

Broadway theater currently showing the smash hit musical "Wicked", the story of Oz before Dorothy arrived.

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Wicked!

Took my cousin to see Wicked for her 30th birthday as part of our travels around the East Coast. Beautifully kept Theatre with easy access to all levels and clean and tidy... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
HazelMulholland
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Took my cousin to see Wicked for her 30th birthday as part of our travels around the East Coast. Beautifully kept Theatre with easy access to all levels and clean and tidy toilets. This was a great experience and would happily go again - best night in New York!

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Utah
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved this theater! So beautiful. We saw Wicked. What a performance! I want to see may more plays here!

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The theatre was amazing. The chairs comfy and the staff were all so friendly and helpful. The show was brilliant too

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michigan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Gershwin is a GEM. It is gorgeous inside and set up to amaze. It's easy to find your seat with the overly helpful staff. The bars and concessions are fantastic and well staffed so there are not huge lines. The stairways and escalators make it easy to get around. There is not a bad seat in the house. We... More 

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Topeka, Kansas
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The production of Wicked is definitely a 5-star production, and we loved it! That being said, the staggering of the seating is not condusive to unobtrusive views of the stage. We purchased Orchestra/Front Mezzanine tickets ($129 per person) online two months prior to the performance, because we wanted exceptional seating. Two of the four in our party struggled to view... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the Gershwin last night to see Wicked. Our first time at this theater and our first play. The theater is awesome and the play was really cool. Don't miss the chance to go if you can.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't even begin to say how amazing this show is! We enjoyed it so much. The theater is beautiful. We had plenty of leg room. View from our seats was fantastic. I promise there really isn't a bad seat in there. Unfortunately, the first usher that greeted us coming into the theater was grouchy! The line for the ladies... More 

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Elizabeth, Colorado
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful theater! Easily accessible and staff was friendly and helpful. First time seeing a show on Broadway and it was very special! Go to Maria Pia pre or post show to make it very special!!

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Kansas City, Missouri
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

The theatre was great. We loved everything about it. Decorations all around were fun and in the spirit of the show. The performance was fantastic.

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Greer, South Carolina
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Wicked was wicked! We all loved the show. Kara Lindsay (Glinda) brought comic relief in a way I did not expect. The cast, costumes, choreography, orchestra, lighting - it all was spectacular! I must see. We sat in the center third row mezzanine, which was perfect view; up high so we could see everything & not strain our necks from... More 

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