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King Kong
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King Kong

Oct 05, 2018 - Open Run
Running time: 2:20
PLAYING @
Broadway Theatre
1681 Broadway
New York, NY 10019
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
By Bus: Take the M7, M20, M50, or M104 bus.
By Subway: B, D, E - To 7th Ave (At 53rd Street) and then West to Broadway. A, C, 1 to 50th Street, go north to 53rd Street. N, R - To 49th Street, proceed North or South to appropriate street. Q - To 42nd Street, head North.
Show Description:

Music

Marius de Vries

Lyrics

Eddie Perfect

Book

Jack Thorne

Director

Drew McOnie

Choreography

Drew McOnie

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ADDITIONAL INFO

Age Guidance: 10
Show Notes
1 Intermission

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

Wheelchairs
Wheelchair seating available in the Orchestra section only. Theatre is not completely wheelchair accessible.
Seating
Orchestra: No steps. Mezzanine: 2 flights of stairs (up 31 steps) 11 steps/landing/9 steps/landing with restrooms/3 steps/landing/8 steps. Please note, once on the Mezzanine level there are approx 2 steps up/down per row. Entrance to Mezz. is behind Front Mezzanine row F and in front row A of rear mezzanine.
Elevator\Escalator
There are no elevators or escalators at this theatre.
Parking
The closest lot is Maestro Parking, 888 8th Avenue.
Entrance
No stairs at the entrance to the lobby.
Restroom
Unisex wheelchair accessible restroom located on lobby level.
Water Fountain
Water available from the bar. Water fountain down one flight of stairs in lower lobby.
Telephone
A pay phone is located in the theatre lobby.
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
Vision seats in the front of the orchestra for purchase on the phone, in person, or on the website.
Folding Armrests
Six (6) seats with folding armrests available as mobility seats.

VIDEOS

REVIEWS

The big galoot is truly a stage marvel unlike any I’ve ever seen before. Its designer, Sonny Tilders, has created a megapuppet that makes the marvels of “The Lion King” look like bits of origami. Looming at a mighty 20 feet, reportedly weighing a full ton, and manipulated by both black-clad puppeteers onstage and technicians backstage, Kong is nevertheless surprisingly light on his feet, as we see when he charges from the darkness to snatch Ann and spirit her away to his mountain aerie. CONTINUE READING THE BROADWAY NEWS REVIEW
I mean, the monkey’s amazing. And we came for the monkey, right?  King Kong–the–creature is a truly marvelous feat—of design, of engineering, of choreography, of performers and operators and stage managers functioning at bomb-diffusion levels of precision CONTINUE READING THE VULTURE REVIEW
"The show should attract eager spectacle-seekers and curious fans of the film. Whether it connects emotionally to audiences ... could rest on those big, dark eyes of the title character. And they're pretty dreamy." CONTINUE READING THE VARIETY REVIEW

ARTICLES

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