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M. Butterfly
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M. Butterfly

Oct 07, 2017 - Feb 25, 2018
Running time: 2:00
PLAYING @
Cort Theatre
138 W 48th St
New York, NY 10036
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
By Subway: F to 47-49 St./ Rockefeller Center
Show Description:

Director

Julie Taymor

Written By

David Henry Hwang

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Listed at TKTS:
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FULL-PRICE TICKETS
$39.00 - $139.00
prices subject to change
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ADDITIONAL INFO

Rush
$35.00 - tickets available at the Box Office. Only same day tickets may be purchased under this policy, and there is a limit to 2 tickets per customer. Subject to availability.
Age Guidance: 16
Show Notes
1 Intermission

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

Wheelchairs
Six ADA compliant viewing locations with companion seating. Transfer optional.
Seating
Mezzanine, balcony, and lower lounge reached only by stairs. Seats 1,083.
Elevator\Escalator
None.
Parking
Valet parking garage: Next door. No vans.
Curb Ramps
SE corner 48th St. & 7th Ave; SW corner of 48th St. & 6th Ave; Driveways on either side of theater.
Entrance
Double doors in series: 1st set (each 26.5") has one pair of automatic doors from 48th Street to ticket lobby with push-button control; 2nd set (each 26.5", attended by ushers) to Orchestra.
Box Office
Ticket lobby. Counter 43". Accessible pass-through with writing shelf at 32". Assistance available
Restroom
Womens and Mens: Lower level. Down seventeen steps.
Water Fountain
Rear orchestra, house left. Spout 36".
Telephone
Ticket lobby. Coin slot 54". Cord Length 29". With TTY and electric outlet.
Assisted Listening System
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
None.
Folding Armrests
Eleven row-end seats with folding armrests.

VIDEOS

REVIEWS

Both visually and intellectually, this revival is a wholesale departure from John Dexter’s original production, a decision that turns out to have been wise choosing. This M. Butterfly is every bit as memorable as the original. Read More of the Deadline Hollywood Review
If the stagecraft makes you swoon, then this must be a Julie Taymor production, with prodigious contributions from Paul Steinberg (sets), Constance Hoffman (costumes), Will Pickens (sound), and especially from Donald Holder (lighting). Read More of the Variety Review
Three decades later, M. Butterfly remains provocative and timely, with a great deal to unpack—in part because Hwang, in an unusually extensive revision of the text for its current Broadway revival, has stuffed it with new information Read More of the TimeOut Review

ARTICLES

Why It's the Right Time to Revive 'M. Butterfly'

Oct 24, 2017

David Henry Hwang discusses the new resonance of his 30-year-old play

Your Broadway Fall Preview! 2017 Edition

Sep 05, 2017

A guide to 15 upcoming (or recently opened) musicals and plays