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Wolf Hall Parts One & Two
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Wolf Hall Parts One & Two

Mar 01, 2015 - Jul 05, 2015
Running time: 2:45
Winter Garden
1634 Broadway
New York, NY 10019-6894
By Subway: 1, 9 to 50th StN, R to 49th SC, E to 50th StB, D, E to 7th Ave
By Bus: Take the M7, M20, M50, or M104 bus.
Show Description:
Listed at TKTS:
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$85.50 - $157.50
prices subject to change
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Audience Advisory
Packages for both parts start @ $150. Recommended that you see both plays in order, however it is not necessary. You can enjoy both plays on their own or out of sequence.
Age Guidance: 13
Show Notes
1 Intermission per show


Theatre is not completely wheelchair accessible. There are no steps in the designated wheelchair seating location. Twenty ADA compliant viewing locations with companion seating. Patron purchases aisle seat and adjacent seat. Transfer optional.
Orchestra on ground level. Mezzanine reached only by stairs.
There are no elevators or escalators at this theatre.
Valet parking garage: 51st St. in arcade between Broadway & 8th Ave. No high top vans.
Curb Ramps
NE corner of 51 St. & Broadway only.
Double doors in series: 1st set (each 28.5") has one pair of automatic doors from Broadway to Ticket Lobby with push-button control. 2nd set (each 28", attended by ushers) to Inner Lobby; 3rd set (each 28", attended by ushers) to orchestra.
Box Office
Ticket Lobby. Counter 44". Accessible pass-through with writing shelf at 32". Assistance available.
Unisex: Inner lobby. Orchestra level. ADA compliant. Door 32". Stall 100" x 61". Commode 17". Grab bars.
Water Fountain
Inner lobby. Spout 43".
Ticket lobby. Coin slot 48". Cord 29". Volume control. With TTY and electric outlet.
Assisted Listening System
Assisted Listening Devices are available and reservations are not necessary. Drivers license or ID with printed address required as a deposit. Please call: (212) 582-7678 to reserve in advance.
Visual Assistance
Vision seats available for purchase in person or over the phone.
Folding Armrests
Seventeen row-end seats with folding armrests.



The novels, by two-time Booker Prize winner Hilary Mantel, won multiple honors and became world-famous, best-selling sensations. The plays sold out at Stratford-upon-Avon and quickly transferred to London, where they received critical raves, broke box office records and triumphed as the West End's biggest hit plays. Now the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of "Wolf Hall Parts One & Two" is on Broadway for a strictly limited engagement! Performed in repertory, this exhilarating story of lust, power and politics will transport audiences to the volatile court of King Henry VIII, where words cut like steel and the shadow of the Tower loomed over all.

----New York Times
Indeed, all the most exciting stuff happens offstage in Jeremy Herrin's efficient Shakespearean staging. You know someone has died when a coffin borne by black-clad monks passes upstage while a light snow falls. A parade of nobles and historical figures march through bearing news and rumors from beyond. Christopher Oram's versatile set provides for these quick entrances and exits while imposing an aura of metal and flame. A rusty steel frame hangs overhead like a cage, ready to trap any of the rats scurrying below. The upstage wall forms a giant Cross of St. George, which Paule Constable and David Plater light in a stunning variety of formations to create distinct places for this play that jumps o'er times with what seems like a cast of thousands.

But the production rides squarely on Cromwell, who rarely leaves the stage in five-plus hours. He’s a blacksmith’s son turned key power player, and the terrific Ben Miles expertly summons the man in full: his tenderness, humor and heartless ambition all in one. Miles reigns in this court.

------New York Daily News


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