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TDF Veterans Theatregoing Program

Serving those who served


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TDF partners exclusively with veteran group organizations in the city who distribute a limited number of tickets to Broadway shows at no cost to their constituents. Post-performance talkbacks are planned, when possible, and complimentary TDF Memberships are provided to participating veterans so they can continue their theatre going at greatly reduced costs. This program is in its fifth season. 


Partners past/present this season:

  • America Works
  • Bank of America
  • Black Veterans for Social Justice (BVSJ)
  • Blue Star Families
  • Con Edison Vets
  • CUNY Office of Veterans Affairs
  • Harlem Vet Center
  • Help USA
  • Hope for the Warriors
  • Housing Plus
  • James J Peters VA Medical Center - Community Engagement and Partnerships- Suicide Prevention
  • James J Peters VA Medical Center - Volunteer Services
  • Lehman College
  • Mission Continues
  • New York City Department of Sanitation
  • NYC Office of the Chief Medical Examiner
  • Poetic Theatre Production
  • RBC Employee Resource Group
  • SAGE
  • Samaritan Daytop Village
  • Samuel H Young American Legion Post #602
  • Staten Island Vet Center
  • VA NY Harbor Healthcare System – Brooklyn Campus
  • Wounded Warrior Project

Broadway shows offered to TDF Veterans Theatregoing Program participants this season include Aladdin, Beetlejuice, Cost of Living, Hadestown, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Moulin Rouge! The Musical, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, SIX, Sweeney Todd, The Book of Mormon, The Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes, The Lion King, The Piano Lesson, Topdog/Underdog and1776.

By the numbers: 56 Broadway performances, over 50 veterans groups, more than 4,000 veterans

How can I participate?

The TDF Veterans Theatregoing Program is offered at no cost to veterans groups within the five boroughs. To contact us, email or call 212.912.9770, ext. *385.

Learn more

Read more about the TDF Veterans Theatregoing Program on TDF Stages and check out the videos below:




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Thanks to the New York City Council and Council Member Robert F. Holden, Chair of the Committee on Veterans, as well as the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs.

TDF wishes to thank Con Edison for its support of TDF Veterans Theatregoing Program.