Jerry Orbach Theater
The Jerry Orbach is a 3/4 Thrust, 199 seat, Black Box theater fully equipped with lights, and built-in mic sound system.
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ABOUT THE BUILDING
The Theater Center has been home to off-Broadway theatre, acting classes, and artists’ event spaces.
Our current complex, on 50th and Broadway, opened on April 18th, 2005. It is a 20,000-square-foot state of the art entertainment center consisting of two theaters with a total seating capacity of 398, rehearsal studios, contemporary lobbies, WiFi, two bars with cabaret-style seating and two merchandise stands.
The Theater Center is accessible via the elevator at the 50th Street entrance. All of our theaters and studios are wheelchair accessible. 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.
The Jerry Orbach Theater, named for the actor from Law & Order and the Broadway stage, hosted a long-running revival of The Fantasticks, the world’s longest-running musical. Orbach was an original cast member of The Fantasticks.