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New Amsterdam Theater

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Address: 214 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7202
Phone Number: +1 212-282-2900
09:00 - 20:00
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Sun 09:00 - 22:00
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Saw the Disney play for Aladdin here tonight. The theater was very nice and the play was amazing. Great production.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Saw the Disney play for Aladdin here tonight. The theater was very nice and the play was amazing. Great production.

Thank Joshua C
Suffolk, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I got to see this fine Disney show. Top shelf singing and dancing. Aladdin and the genie were very, very good.

Thank tombob7
North Oxford, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The show was great! The Genie was amazing and was the star of the show and the actor playing Aladdin was solid. The actress playing Jasmine was a bit wooden. The theater is decent with good views from just about every seat. We were in the mezzanine and had excellent views and sound. Seats are a little small and uncomfortable,... More 

Thank DoctorKnow85
Virginia Beach
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the show but the acting and singing were not up to usual Disney standards. The genie was great. Aladdin was a good actor, but not as strong of a singer. Jasmine was adequate with both. Loved the set design and props.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

AMAZING musical. Genie stoles the show and show why he deserves his Tony. We seated in the highest place, don't recommend with you're afraid of highs.

Thank Guidr
Annapolis, Maryland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We came here to see Aladdin, which was good. We sat in row AA on the mezzanine level. Had a great view. The theater's decor is outdated and the seats are antiquated. Please know this is just a review of the theater. I would go again but it's nothing special to look at.

Thank Ivy W
Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

What a beautiful theatre with great acoustics and history! We saw Aladdin the Musical and it was a phenomenal show. We felt that we were in old fashioned theaters, with cascading balconies, which was really nice. The seats were comfortable and the view from anywhere in the theater was great!. We sat in the Orchestra level 7 rows back from... More 

Thank MichelleSantos2013
Smithville, Tennessee, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

The musical was delightful & all ages seemed to enjoy the show. Obviously The Genie stole the show ! Our seats were balcony center & very reasonable for a NY show.

Thank Mary D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Went here to watch Aladdin. The theater was very well located just off times square. The theater has a lot of character to it. We sat on the highest level on the 3rd tier and the view was till great.

Thank jojojoeyjo
Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Loved the new Amsterdam theater! It's smaller and very intimate. Every seat seemed close to the stage. They also have booster cushions for the kids. The wood carvings are amazing! Easy to get to, and loved being able to exit the theater near the stage door. We got to see Genie from Aladdin after the show! Was so awesome!

Thank nataliems3

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