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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 08

  • Seu Jorge

    Sep 27, 2017

  • Jim Gaffigan

    Opens Sep 28

  • Ludovico Einaudi

    Oct 30, 2017

  • Lindsey Stirling

    Nov 14, 2017

Jerry Seinfeld

Until December 8, 2017

Brooklyn-born Jerry Seinfeld continues his Beacon Theater residency, 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.

Seu Jorge

September 27, 2017

Brazilian actor and musician Seu Jorge first gained notice with his role as Knockout Ned 2004's City of God, but it was his work on the soundtrack of Wes Anderson's nautical adventure movie The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou that made him an international name, covering some of the the great David Bowie's songs acoustically beautifully lilting Portuguese throughout the film.

Jim Gaffigan

September 28-30, 2017

As a stand-up comedian, Gaffigan's clever, quiet style has earned him a a rapid rise through the comedy ranks, and he now stands as one of the country's most popular comedians. His latest tour, Noble Ape, delves into many of Jim's favorite topics, from family life to his Catholicism, to battles with various food stuffs (hot pockets beware!).

Ludovico Einaudi

October 30, 2017

Enjoy an evening in the company of the Italian pianist and composer whose ambient and sparse compositions have graced many a movie soundtrack of recent years. His fusion of the classical genre with contemporary pop, rock, folk music and more has seen him quietly cross over to the mainstream, making his recitals highly sought after for fans of his innovative sound.

Lindsey Stirling

November 14, 2017

The absolutely unique Lindsey Stirling is heading out on her 'Warmer in the Winter Tour'. The show features a full stage production garnished with elaborate holiday themes as well as Stirlings signature dance routines and on-stage visuals. A festive family event for every generation!

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Dec 10, 2017

Dec 19-21, 2017

Dec 30-31, 2017

January '18
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Feb 5, 2018

Feb 16, 2018

May '18

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