Top Things to Do in Times Square / Theater District

THE 10 BEST Things to Do in Times Square / Theater District, New York City

Top Things to Do in Times Square / Theater District

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  • Kate L
    San Jose, CA34 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Absolutely amazing! The talent is unbelievable, and the storytelling is genius! The band, the dancers, and the actor playing Michael were just incredible. This show is amazing.
    Written 27 May 2024
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  • fozjon
    Jaipur, India1,818 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    no place quite like this in the world. So much activity on a Tuesday evening in June. There were musicians, there were acrobats, there were people from all around the world and there were lights. Don't go to Manhattan and miss this. It wasn't my first time, probably not my last time to visit.
    Written 13 June 2024
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  • Boyd J
    Maleny, Australia1,735 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    We had a couple of hours to spare on our last day in NYC and one attraction left on our Explorer Pass to headed off to Madame Tussauds. Itreally is prettyv cheesy, but there has been some effort put into grouping the celebrities and present them thematically. There is also a 10 minute Marvel Universe 4D movie which is entertaining enough.
    Written 25 March 2024
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  • SiobhanK4510
    Charlottesville, VA10 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Theater's great and Wicked is amazing! I love the story anyhow, and the performances didn't disappoint. Made me wish I was in NYC longer so I could see more Broadway shows! If you're thinking about going, do it!
    Written 29 April 2024
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  • FLBFive
    Staten Island, NY896 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Celebrated a family member's birthday by taking the family to see Aladdin. We have two 6-year-olds with us. They sat through the entire performance and both young and old enjoyed it. Seats were far right of orchestra, which we were a little apprehensive about, but was able to see the stage clearly. Would recommend grabbing a booster seat for the little ones.
    Written 19 May 2024
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  • ogb
    Wilmington, DE95 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    The great gatsby was awesome Go see this show. Very exciting Can not wait to see again. Going to win Tony’s for sure
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    Written 7 April 2024
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  • CAHMA
    Massachusetts11 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We went to Neil Simon Theater to see MJ the musical. It is a beautiful theater. The show exceeded expectations. The staff is friendly and helpful. They do a great job, moving a lot of people in and out of the theater.
    Written 24 May 2024
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  • Amy D
    Mission, TX530 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Worth every penny! Fantastic singing! Exceptional and spectacular talent from the performers. Great costumes! It’s an amazing experience for those Disney lovers! Excellent for all ages!
    Written 7 June 2024
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  • worldgirl87
    Dumfries, UK146 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Amazing uplifting experience. I went having always wanted to visit since reading the cross and switch blade book. The worship was outstanding. It felt like being at a concert however the leader did a great job at trying to encourage congregation to take part. Preaching was powerful as well. Will most definitely return if I am so blessed to come back to NYC
    Written 23 May 2022
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  • CathyP1953
    Myrtle Beach, SC1,408 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Loved the Theater!!! Phantom of the Opera was fabulous! The chandelier!!!! So beautiful! I felt so lucky to get tickets to this final week of the Phantom performance! Sad! Love it!
    Written 18 April 2023
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  • busconi
    Wenatchee, WA5,366 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Went to see Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Enjoyed the play as well as the theatre. Leg room is tight, really tight, especially when you are 6'5"...pity the people behind me...sorry!!! Entrance was a bit confusing....we waiting in line outside (pouring rain but luckily there was a covering!!!) Once inside we waited close to a half hour before we were let in...the lobby got pretty crowded. They had QR Codes on the back of the seats and you could order food or drinks to be brought to you...pretty cool. Good views of the stage, sound was adequate. Personnel weren't all that friendly, but hey, we are here for the play. All in all, a nice venue to watch a Broadway Play.
    Written 1 May 2024
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  • DeeJaneC
    Dundee, UK35 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Beautiful theatre and brilliant show. The staff on the door were very pleasant and the first bar person that served us was courteous. Unfortunately when we went to the bar at the interval the second bar person that served us appeared to be very stressed. When i went to pay for my drink he kept insisting that it had to be a card payment. I appreciate that they may prefer card payments but as tourists we only had cash. After finally accepting that I could only pay by cash he then proceeded to launch the packet of peanuts that I had ordered in my direction.

    I have given the theatre four stars due to the rest of the experience however the rudeness of this one staff member has stopped me from giving five stars.
    Written 6 May 2024
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  • Renee J
    5 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Lion king was indescribable. Broadway is an absolute must if you visit New York City. This theatre was lovely and staff were great.
    Written 19 April 2024
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  • Amanda S
    13 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    We saw Hamilton at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. The show was fantastic! I cannot wait to go back and see another Broadway show. We had seats in the area of G 17- through 23 and the view was fine for us. The seating is tight.. just small seats and not a lot of legroom. So if you’re a tall person, you may want to get an aisle seat.
    Written 8 June 2024
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  • B R
    Carmel, IN3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Simply outstanding with amazing vocals. Our daughters loved it and then our son enjoyed it too. You get what you pay for and it’s not cheap because it’s great.😌
    Written 6 June 2024
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