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Public Theater, 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003

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ADDITIONAL INFO

Anspacher Theater is part of the Public Theater complex.

Public Theater, 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003

Year opened: 1967

The Anspacher Theater is located within the Public Theater, a New York City arts organization founded as The Shakespeare Workshop in 1954 by Joseph Papp. The Public Theater was opened to stage new and up-and-coming playwrights and performance artists. The Anspacher has a seating capacity of 275.

Upcoming Highlights

  • Hamlet

    Booking until Sep 03

  • Illyria

    Opens Oct 22

Hamlet

Until September 3, 2017

Poe Dameron himself Oscar Isaac (Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Inside Llewyn Davis) take son the role of a lifetime in Hamlet. This new staging of The Bard's bloody tragedy is directed by Tony winner Sam Gold (Fun Home).

Illyria

October 22-November 26, 2017

The Tony Award-winning playwright and director Richard Nelson returns to the Public Theater in late 2017 with his newest world premiere drama that places the human cost of the controversial gentrification of New York City in 1958, squarely at its center. The author of the blisteringly popular Apple Family plays and the Tony-winning musicals James Joyce's The Dead and the Broadway version of Chess, his ode to the downtown NYC spirit mixes class drama with civic pride.

LOCATION

Nearby Parking

Park-it Management
0.07 mi away at 410 Lafayette St.

Park-it Management
0.07 mi away at 403 Lafayette St.

Edison ParkFast
0.14 mi away at 375 Lafayette St.

LittleMan Parking
0.19 mi away at 220 E. 9th St.

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The Library at the Public
0.02 mi away at 425 Lafayette Street
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Asia de Cuba
0.04 mi away at 415 Lafayette Street
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Indochine
0.04 mi away at 430 Lafayette Street
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