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The Prom
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The Prom

Oct 23, 2018 - Open Run
Running time: 2:25
PLAYING @
Longacre Theatre
220 W 48th St
New York, NY 10036
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
By Subway: 1, C, E to 50th Street
Show Description:

Music

Matthew Sklar

Lyrics

Chad Beguielin

Book

Bob Martin & Chad Beguelin

Director

Casey Nicholaw

Choreography

Casey Nicholaw

TDF MEMBER TICKETS:
NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS SHOW
Listed at TKTS:
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FULL-PRICE TICKETS
$59.00 - $159.00
prices subject to change
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ADDITIONAL INFO

Rush
$40  - general rush tickets (including the $2 facility fee) will be available at the Longacre Theatre box office when it opens for that day’s performance(s) beginning Tuesday, October 23rd. Limited to two tickets per person, tickets are subject to availability. Cast and major credit cards are accepted.
Age Guidance: 10
Show Notes
1 Intermission

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

Wheelchairs
Two (2) ADA compliant viewing locations with companion seating. Transfer optional.
Seating
Accessible seating is located on the ground floor. Mezzanine, balcony and lower level reached only by stairs.
Elevator\Escalator
There are no elevators or escalators at this theatre.
Parking
Valet parking garage: Across street at Holiday Inn Hotel (on Broadway between 48th & 49th Sts.) No vans.
Curb Ramps
SE corner of 48th St. & 8th Ave.; (0.5" lip) SW corner of 48th St. & Broadway.
Entrance
Double doors in series: 1st set has one automatic door (35") from 48th Street to Ticket Lobby with push-button control and ramp; 2nd set (each 26", each attended by ushers) to Orchestra.
Box Office
Ticket Lobby. Counter 46". Accessible pass-through with writing shelf at 32". Assistance available.
Restroom
Unisex: Third floor above balcony, accessible by elevator only. ADA compliant. Door 33". Stall 108" x 99". Commode 17". Grab bars.
Water Fountain
Ticket lobby. Spout 36".
Telephone
Ticket lobby. Coin slot 54". Cord 30". Volume control. With TTY and electric outlet.
Assisted Listening System
Occasional sign language interpreted performances.
Folding Armrests
Eleven row-end seats with folding armrests.

REVIEWS

If Forbidden Broadway and the John Hughes teen films that ruled the '80s had a queer baby, it might look something like the frothy new musical comedy, The Prom. That means the show is one part satire, packed with delicious theatrical in-jokes delivered with aplomb by game stage veterans playing caricatures of themselves; and one part inclusivity teaching moment, reminding us there's a place for everyone beneath the Mylar balloons at a high school dance, even in conservative Indiana. CONTINUE READING THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER REVIEW
NYT Critic's Pick 
The Prom is such a joyful hoot. With its kinetic dancing, broad mugging and belty anthems, it makes you believe in musical comedy again CONTINUE READING THE NEW YORK TIMES REVIEW
While the ongoing zany homage succeeds in keeping us entertained, the real achievement is that by the end of the night I truly cared what was to become of the central characters peopling the real town that emerges from the glitz CONTINUE READING THE BROADWAY NEWS REVIEW

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