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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

  • Concession stands
  • 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

  • Tedeschi Trucks Band

    Booking until Oct 08

  • Charlie Puth

    Oct 9, 2016

  • Steely Dan

    Opens Oct 12

  • Dweezil Zappa

    Oct 30, 2016

Jerry Seinfeld

Until December 2, 2016

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.

Tedeschi Trucks Band

Until October 8, 2016

The Grammy-winning husband and wife duo Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks are hitting the road on the Wheels of Soul Tour this Summer, with a handful of solo dates towards the end of the year. Comprised of slide guitar virtuoso Trucks, the feisty vocals of Tedeschi and a backing band of killer brass and rhythm section musicians, the Tedeschi Truck Band do southern-fried soul like no one else's business.

Charlie Puth

October 9, 2016

Former Youtube sensation Charlie Puth has definitely graduated to the big leagues, and this year marks his first North American tour. Following chart-busting collaborations with Meghain Trainor, Wiz Khalifa and Lil' Wanye last year, Puth is making 2016 with his own with the release of his long awaited debut album Nine Track Mind.

Steely Dan

October 12-29, 2016

The legendary jazz rock pioneers Steely Dan take over the Beacon Theatre this October, for an incredible ten night residency! The concerts will be a mixture of Greatest Hits and By Popular Demand shows, as well as performances of their classic albums Aja, Gauncho and The Royal Scam in their entirety.

Dweezil Zappa

October 30, 2016

Considering his father was the late great psychedelic-jazz-prog space wizard, many might assume that his son Dweezil has some big shoes to fill. However, the prodigious guitarist and producer came into his own as a solo performer in his own right, mesmerizing audiences with his technical prowess on the axe. He's regularly on the road with the Zappa plays Zappa ensemble as well as the Experience Hendrix Tour.

September '16
October '16

Oct 12-29, 2016

November '16

Nov 25, 2016

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