208 West 41st Street in Manhattan is the home of the David T. Nederlander Theatre and opened in 1921. Prior to its current name of the Nederlander Theatre, the venue was known as the National Theatre, the Billy Rose Theatre, and the Trafalgar Theatre over the years. It is in the south end of Broadway's theater district. The Nederlander Theater is owned by the Nederlander Organization, and has featured numerous plays and musicals, including Guys and Dolls, Pretty Woman: The Musical, Newsies, and the original Broadway production of Rent. Find the best Nederlander Theatre tickets at StubHub.
How many seats are in the Nederlander Theatre?
The Nederlander Theatre seats 1,232 audience members.
What are the Nederlander Theatre food and drink options?
There are bars on the Orchestra, Mezzanine and Third Floor levels, where snacks and drinks can be bought. Drinks are allowed in the theater as well. Please note that the bars begin serving 30 minutes prior to curtain time.
Is the Nederlander Theatre reachable by subway?
Yes, the theater is accessible by multiple subway lines. Take B, D, F or M Orange Line trains to 42nd St - Bryant Park. It can also be reached via the Times Sq - 42nd Street stop. Take the N, Q, R, or W trains on the Yellow Line, the S train on the Silver Line, the 7 Train on the Purple Line or the 1, 2, or 3 trains on the Red Line to get there. The A, C and E Blue Line trains will take you to the 42nd St - Port Authority Bus Terminal stop, which is also nearby.
Is the Nederlander Theatre handicapped accessible?
While there are no elevators or escalators, there is wheelchair, hard-of-hearing and low-vision seats in the Orchestra. Inquire about these when you buy tickets to a Nederlander Theatre event. Hearing devices are also available upon request.
What sorts of attractions are nearby?
Times Square is steps away from the venue. Bryant Park, Madame Tussauds New York and Radio City Music Hall are just a few of the other attractions that are also close by.
Is there air conditioning? What about a coat check?
Air conditioning is available in the warmer months, so come to the theater wearing layers, such as a sweater or a light jacket. There is no coat check, so leave heavy coats, shopping bags and layers that you will not need at home.Back to Top
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