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Madison Square Garden, 4 Penn Plaza, New York, NY 10001

Formerly Wamu Theater

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ADDITIONAL INFO

Madison Square Garden, 4 Penn Plaza, New York, NY 10001

Year opened: 1968
Capacity: 5600

  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning

Opened in 1968 as part of the then-called Felt Forum, the Theater is a multi-purpose entertainment venue separate from the main arena itself, playing host to concerts by the likes of Elvis Costello, Kelly Clarkson and The Who. Until recently the venue hosted both the NFL and NBA drafts, and even hosted auditions for American Idol. It can stage most types of theatrical or concert production, and is now the ninth biggest grossing venue of its size in the world.

Upcoming Highlights

  • ABC's Stars of Nashville: Clare Bowen, Chris Carmack, Charles Esten & Jonathan Jackson

    May 5, 2016

  • Jeff Beck & Buddy Guy

    Jul 20, 2016

  • Tegan and Sara

    Nov 4, 2016

ABC's Stars of Nashville: Clare Bowen, Chris Carmack, Charles Esten & Jonathan Jackson

May 5, 2016

​ABC's Nashville is an acclaimed peak into the lives of Nashville country music stars, focused on the struggle between fading star Rayna James and rising talent Juliette Barnes. A fifth season is lined up for next year, but in the meantime, stars of the show (many of whom have successful careers outside the show itself) are heading out on tour once again to showcase some of the series' best tracks.

Jeff Beck & Buddy Guy

July 20, 2016

Jeff Beck and Buddy Guy have both helped to change guitar playing as we know it. The two legends have collaborated many times over the years, most notably on Guy's 1991 cover of 'Mustang Sally'. In 2016 they set out on joint headlining tour.

Tegan and Sara

November 4, 2016

Tegan & Sara are an Indie pop-rock dup from Canada made up of two identical twin sisters. They released their first full length album in 1999 and have built up a strong fan following in their fourteen year career.

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