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Delacorte Theater

81 Central Park West, New York City, NY 10023
+1 212-539-8500
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81 Central Park West, New York City, NY 10023
+1 212-539-8500
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This theater is inside Central Park. Nearest subway is 81st Natural Museum Train B &C. I watch "Midnight Summer Dream". Have to wait for the ticket in the afternoon, i arrived there at 11 am, and line wasnt that long (maybe because a bit rain...More

Thank Anggie P
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We saw Julius Caesar at the Delacorte Theater recently, and really enjoyed the performance. We've been seated in several different locations during our various visits, and all seats have had very good lines of sight and very good acoustics. There is something very special about...More

Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I got tickets from TodayTix over the weekend and the play was wonderful. A bit of a modern twist but the play is timeless. First time at Shakespeare in the park and a great experience.

Thank Cassysj
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I used the TodayTix app and scored two tickets in the lottery so I didn't have to wait in line to get seats! Highly recommend you check this out. Such an amazing night!

Thank Cyrus S
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Shakespeare in the Park is really very well done. Spectacles are interestingly arranged and actors' play is great. If you add to it the fact that it all takes place in the Park's amphitheatre, you obtain a perfect combination.

Thank kaytheckl
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Love the theater in the park. Great performance. Show has lots of stage fighting (very complex), also guns. Just a wonderful evening. Many food and beverage options at the concession stand.

Thank b d
Reviewed 25 February 2016

One of the best features of this wonderful theater -- great when there is a show or a play with not a bad seat in the joint -- are the men's and women's restrooms nearby. The poster in the men's room shows a real sense...More

Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We got in line at 7 am on a Tuesday, in late July, and still got tickets to see Cymbeline. The younger ones in our group brought games and a blanket; us older ones were lucky enough to sit on a bench and brought books....More

Thank LindaLovesTraveling
Reviewed 26 August 2015

This is one great open-air theater in Central park, perfect for staging performances from dances to stage plays. Every summer this theater stages Shakespeare plays for free, but you need tickets to get in. The performance is usually in the evening. Tickets are available on...More

Thank msawyer_11373
Reviewed 26 August 2015

The Delacorte's free summer theater in Central Park is a true Manhattan experience. You have to line up for hours the morning of the show in hopes of getting your free tickets (2/person are given out). Chatting with those near you in line is part...More

Thank blkWeyburn
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