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1681 Broadway, New York, NY 10036

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1681 Broadway, New York, NY 10036

Year opened: 1924

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The building originally opened in 1924 as B. S. Moss's Colony as a premiere film house. Between 1930 and 1934, the theatre was re-named the Broadway and became a venue for theatrical productions. However, between 1934 and 1940, the venue was mainly used for movie showings, showing the premiere of Disney's Fantasia in 1939. However, in 1940, it returned to theater stage production and has primarily held its place, hosting live theater since.

Upcoming Highlights

  • Miss Saigon

    Now Showing

  • King Kong

    Opens Aug 01, 2018

Miss Saigon

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Open Run

It's been a long time coming, but the hit London-born musical Miss Saigon is finally set to light up Broadway once again, following a phenomenal run in the West End. Starring the new revival production leads Jon Jon Briones as The Engineer and North Carolina-born Eva Noblezada as Kim, experience the tragic love story amidst the last days of Saigon, complete with a revamped helicopter scene to take your breath away. Nominated for two 2017 Tony Awards!

King Kong

Opens August 1, 2018

An eye-popping spectacle, the Australian mega-hit musical King Kong finally makes it to Broadway after a wait of four years. Based on the 1933 movie, this epic adventure is centered around a huge animatronic puppet that towers over its human co-stars, and requires a team of thirteen stagehands to operate it. The book comes courtesy of Harry Potter and The Cursed Child co-writer Jack Thorne.


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