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2124 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

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ADDITIONAL INFO

2124 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

Year opened: 1929

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  • Disabled access
  • In-house bar

The Beacon Theater, originally opened in 1929 as a movie theater, was designed by Chicago architect Walter W. Ahlschlager. The theater has a seating capacity of 2,894 and has three tiers. During the 1970s, the venue started to host concerts and other music events, and is now one of the leading music and entertainment venues in New York, managed by the Madison Square Garden Company. The 2011 and 2012 Tony Awards, which were broadcast on CBS-TV, were hosted at the Beacon Theater. In 1982, it joined the National Register of Historic Places, and in November 2006 the theatre was added to MSG Entertainment's family of world-class venues.

Upcoming Highlights

  • Jerry Seinfeld

    Booking until Dec 02

  • Tony Awards

    Jun 12, 2016

  • Happy Together Tour

    Jun 16, 2016

  • Jackson Browne

    Opens Jun 17

  • The Mavericks

    Jun 24, 2016

Jerry Seinfeld

Open Run

Brooklyn-born Jerry Seinfeld takes up residence at the Beacon Theater throughout 2016, playing one show every month. Arguably one of the greatest comedians of his time, Seinfeld has been entertaining audiences with his witty observations of the mundane little wrinkles of life since he stepped up to the mic in 1976.

Tony Awards

June 12, 2016

It's that time of the year again. Broadway's brightest gather at the Beacon Theatre to celebrate the magic of the Great White Way. Presiding over ceremonies will be Late Late Show host James Corden, a Tony Award winner himself for his dazzling comic turn in One Man, Two Guvnors five years ago.

Happy Together Tour

June 16, 2016

The Happy Together tour heads out once again, with its biggest line-up of 60s groups yet. Topping the bill are The Turtles, whose iconic 1967 number one hit 'Happy Together' gives this tour its name.

Jackson Browne

June 17-20, 2016

For some, Jackson Browne is a definitive voice of the sun-soaked, mellow Southern California vibe that emanated from Laurel Canyon and spread far beyond in the mid 60s and 70s. Catch him this Summer as he tours stripped down and unplugged, with just an acoustic guitar and a magnificent back catalogue to choose from, this is an evening not to be missed!

The Mavericks

June 24, 2016

Get ready to swing to the Rockabilly, Tex Mex and Neotraditional Country styling of one of the most original and eclectic bands of the last quarter century - The Mavericks are back! The Grammy Award-winning innovators fuse their Latino roots with a vintage Country flair that culminates in a sound so diverse yet so distinctively theirs; genres are ingeniously blurred but the band's energy never waivers, consistently drawing crowds to their high-octane, sold out shows.

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