What shows are currently playing?
The Theater Center is home to the world's longest running musical, The Fantasticks, and New York's longest running play, Perfect Crime. We also hold a variety of other events including conferences, one-night engagements, readings and more.
How do I call The Theater Center?
Please call our Box Office at 212.921.7862.
How do I get to The Theater Center?
We have two entrances, one directly on Broadway (1627 Broadway) and one around the corner on 50th Street (210 West 50th Street). The Broadway entrance is stairs-only while the 50th Street entrance has both stairs and an elevator. For further assistance, please see the Directions Page for a map and more detail.
What are the Box Office hours?
Where do I go for rental information?
Please visit the Event Space section for full space and contact details.
How do I get tickets?
Please visit The Theater Center Home Page to see a list of currently playing shows and links to purchase tickets online. To order tickets by phone from our Box Office, please call 212.921.7862 during our business hours (listed above.)
Directions from the subway?
The theater is easily accessible from nearly every line. The 1 station is practically outside our entrance. The N/Q/R station is on 49th Street and 7th Ave. The C/E station is down the street on 50th Street and 8th Ave. For additional information, including an interactive map, please visit our Directions Page.
The Theater Center is accessible via the elevator at the 50th Street entrance. Please see the Directions Page for a map and more information.
Assistive Listening Support?
Yes, both theaters are outfitted with RF Assistive Listening device transmitters. Please let us know at the Box Office or ask a theater representative if you require a receiver or any additional assistance.
What about Group Rates?
Yes we offer Group Rates. Please contact our Box Office at 212.921.7862.
Student Rush / Educational Discount?
Can we meet the stars?
The actors are often available for meet and greets and photo ops after performances. There is no guarantee that they will be available after every performance, but they love their fans and they do their best to make themselves accessible.
What about backstage tours?
Yes, The Fantasticks is known for its complimentary tours. They provide great insight into the world of Off Broadway theater & an excellent photo opportunity for the kids. Tours are available to any ticket holder, please let us know ahead of time if you are interested in a tour.
What else happens at The Theater Center?
The Theater Center hosts a variety of events including corporate meetings, workshops, classes, training sessions, auditions, and more.
What do you mean by Off Broadway on Broadway?
Broadway and Off Broadway are differentiated primarily by the number of seats in the theater. Broadway theaters must seat at least 500 people, whereas Off Broadway theaters seat less than 500 and more than 99 (100-499). The Theater Center is unique in that it is an Off Broadway theater, physically located on the street of Broadway