Barrymore Theatre - New York

Barrymore Theatre

Barrymore Theatre – New York History

The Barrymore Theatre is a venue located on Broadway in New York City. The theater life was in full swing in the 1920's and one of the most powerful families in the industry was the Shubert Brothers from Syracuse, whose legacy on Broadway is unparalleled. Brothers Lee, Jacob and Sam built a string of theaters in midtown Manhattan, and all over the country, many of which still survive today. One of their most successful and their longest running theater is the Ethel Barrymore Theater, built for the famous actress. Lee and Jacob (brother Sam had passed away) offered to name the theater after the famous actress as a commission for her appearing in their opening production, The Kingdom of God, which ran from December 1928 to March 1929 for a total of 92 performances. The Shubert brothers opened a string of theaters named after actors who performed in their productions, but the Ethel Barrymore Theater is the only remaining of such theaters and has been a continuous Broadway house since it opened in 1928.


Barrymore Theatre – New York Events

Named after the famous actress who appeared in the theater's first production, the Barrymore Theater has been home to some of the greatest stage and screen actors of the last 90 years. Besides Barrymore, names like Fred Astaire, who appeared at the theater in Cole Porter's Gay Divorce in 1932, legends Jessica Tandy and Marlon Brando starred in Tennessee William's A Streetcar Named Desire in 1947. Sidney Poitier starred in A Raisin in the Sun at the Barrymore Theater in 1959 and Robert Duvall performed in American Buffalo at the theater in 1977. In more recent years, the Ethel Barrymore theater was the home for the play Salome, by Oscar Wilde, in 2003, starring stars Al Pacino, Diane West, Marissa Tomei and David Strathairn. Screen legend Geoffrey Rush won a Tony Award for Best Actor in 2009 for his role in David Mamet's Race, which also starred Susan Sarandon. This venue continues to host incredible shows on a regular basis, and you can be part of it by attending one in person.


New York, NY

Whether you call it the Big Apple, the City That Never Sleeps, the Empire City or the just The City, New York City is the center of the world. It is the entertainment, economic, cultural and commercial center of the universe and truly has a little bit of everything. When you are looking for the best of cuisine, arts, and fashion, you automatically think of New York. The city is made up of five boroughs- Manhattan, Queens, the Bronx, Staten Island and Brooklyn- making it the most populous city in the country. Millions of tourists come to New York City year round to enjoy such sites as Central Park, Times Square, Rockefeller Center, Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. One of the city' most famous tourist destinations is Broadway. Located in Manhattan in the Theater District and Lincoln Center, Broadway is a billion dollar a year industry in New York City, with over 12 million in attendance in 2012. The earliest play in the area dates back to 1750, just 1 block off of Broadway and the first musical debuted in 1866.


Barrymore Theatre – New York Seating Layout

The Barrymore Theatre in New York, NY is a fantastic place to catch a Broadway show. This venue can seat more than 1,000 people, and even with a packed house everyone in attendance has a great view of the stage. That is important for a play, and that's what makes this venue one of the very best on Broadway.


Barrymore Theatre – New York Trivia

Who owns the Barrymore Theatre?

The answer is The Schubert Organization.

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22 Apr
Apr 22, 2014 7:00 PM
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26 Apr
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29 Apr
Apr 29, 2014 7:00 PM
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Apr 30, 2014 2:00 PM
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Apr 30, 2014 8:00 PM
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01 May
May 01, 2014 7:00 PM
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02 May
May 02, 2014 8:00 PM
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03 May
May 03, 2014 2:00 PM
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03 May
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04 May
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06 May
May 06, 2014 7:00 PM
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May 07, 2014 2:00 PM
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07 May
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08 May
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09 May
May 09, 2014 8:00 PM
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10 May
May 10, 2014 2:00 PM
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10 May
May 10, 2014 8:00 PM
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11 May
May 11, 2014 3:00 PM
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May 13, 2014 7:00 PM
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May 20, 2014 7:00 PM
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May 21, 2014 2:00 PM
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May 31, 2014 8:00 PM
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Jun 15, 2014 3:00 PM
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