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Mean Girls
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Mean Girls

Feb 09, 2018 - Open Run
Running time: 2:20
PLAYING @
August Wilson Theatre
245 W 52nd St
New York, NY 10019
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
By Subway: The closest subway lines are the 1, C and E at 50th Street.
By Bus: Four buses stop near the August Wilson Theatre, please take the M7, M20, M50, or M104
Show Description:

Music

Jeff Richmond

Lyrics

Nell Benjamin

Book

Tina Fey

Director

Casey Nicholaw

Choreography

Casey Nicholaw

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ADDITIONAL INFO

Age Guidance: 10
Show Notes
1 Intermission

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

Wheelchairs
Theatre is not completely wheelchair accessible. There is a stair lift that provides access from the entrance on 52nd street to the Orchestra level. Wheelchair seating is in the Orchestra only.
Seating
Seats 1275. Wheelchair locations in orchestra can be reached by stair-lift. Balcony can be reached only by stairs. 8 steps down from sidewalk to entrance of theatre, 25 steps up to Orchestra level. 22 steps to Mezzanine, 19 steps up to remainder of Mezzanine, 2 steps per row. Entrance to Mezzanine behind row E.
Elevator\Escalator
There are no elevators or escalators at this theatre. A stair lift is provided for accessible entrance to the orchestra from the street level.
Parking
A valet parking garage is located on 52nd Street between Broadway & 8th Avenue.
Curb Ramps
North west corner of 52nd Street & Broadway; North East corner of 52nd Street & 8th Avenue
Entrance
Three sets double doors in series: 1st set (each 26") to outer lobby; down three steps through 2nd set (each 30"). Alternate entrance: Stair lift provides direct access from 52nd Street. Enter at doors at ground level, left of main entrance (4th set of double doors under the marquee). Lift immediately inside door. Goes directly to orchestra level. Upon arrival at theater, please contact manager or uniformed custodian on duty in theater box office lobby for assistance.
Box Office
Outer lobby of theater at street level. Counter 47".
Restroom
Womens and Mens: Accessible restroom on orchestra level near stair lift. Unisex: Door 32.5". Clear space 21" x 24"
Water Fountain
The water fountain is located in lower lobby, one flight down from the orchestra (8 steps down from street level). For patrons unable to use the stairs, water will be available at the concession stand.
Telephone
Located in the box office lobby: Coin slot is 54" high. Cord is 32" long. Volume controls are available.
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.
Folding Armrests
Seats with folding armrests plus companion seat available for puchase online, in person, or over the phone
Translation
Translations are available in Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish and German. Reservations are required. To reserve translations and for more information, visit BroadwayTranslations or call (212) 582-7678.

VIDEOS

REVIEWS

Tina Fey’s new Broadway musical “Mean Girls” delivers a fizzy blast that tickles the ears, eyes and funny bone.The queen of laughs from film, TV, books and awards ceremonies expands her brand to the Great White Way with this show that opened Sunday night at the August Wilson Theatre.Based on Fey’s 2004 screenplay about a high school loser-turned-queen-bee, “Mean Girls” is this season’s most likely to crowd-please. CONTINUE READING THE NEW YORK DAILY NEWS REVIEW
Less than two minutes into the smart, splashy new musical of Tina Fey’s 2004 teen comedy Mean Girls, my friend leaned over and whispered delightedly, “This is the most postmodern thing I’ve ever seen!” Okay, so she’s got a master’s in dramaturgy, but also, she’s not wrong. Mean Girls — with a clever book that’s unmistakably by Fey, music by her husband Jeff Richmond, and lyrics by Nell Benjamin — isn’t just a fun, and very funny, show: It’s continuously, mischievously self-aware. CONTINUE READING THE VULTURE REVIEW
A canny crossbreed of Heathers and Hairspray, the musical has been adapted by Tina Fey from her own 2004 cult movie, and updated to reflect the new realities of smartphones and social media. Fey is one of the sharpest comic writers in America, and the show remains, in some sense, her vehicle: an auto de Fey, burning with bookish anger at the limits young women place on each other and themselves CONTINUE READING THE TIME OUT NEW YORK REVIEW

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