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Walter Kerr Theater

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Reviewed today

Great place for the Springsteen on Broadway show. The theater is small enough to make you feel close to the stage. Beautiful theater, comfortable chairs.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank stugordon51
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This theatre is fantastic. It is what a theatre should be. We went to the Springsteen on Broadway Concert last week. The seating in this theatre is great - great vision of the stage, great style, great acoustics and at times you could hear a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank OZreview1
LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at Walter Kerr Theater, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thanks for your feedback! So glad that you loved your seats and that you enjoyed the show.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small, historic theater. All seats have good view of stage, feels intimate. Springsteen was sensational but by the end of the show, just wanted to stand up and move. Seats are short on leg room with minimal padding and quite uncomfortable for a three hour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 440kimberlye
LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at Walter Kerr Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kimberly. Thanks so much for your feedback. We will be sure to share it with our building operations team.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw Springsteen On Broadway at the Walter Kerr Theater. Very nice atmosphere. The shows I saw was excellent as well (lucked out and saw it first when the Obamas were in the audience and then when the Clintons were there. Every seat is so close...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Inge A
LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at Walter Kerr Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Inge. Thanks for your positive review! We're so glad you had a great experience at the Walter Kerr Theatre.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is more of a review on the concert/play than the venue itself which is your average New York theater that is smaller than most I have been in. Anyway if you even consider yourself to be a marginal fan of Bruce Springsteen this show...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at Walter Kerr Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your positive review! We're so glad you had a great experience at the Walter Kerr Theatre.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to see Springsteen on Broadway at this underrated hidden gem, and it provided the perfect setting for a resounding success of a show. The artists enter through a stage door right on the street outside the main entrance, and the stage itself is almost...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cowslower
LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at Walter Kerr Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your positive review! We're so glad you had a great experience at the Walter Kerr Theatre.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent show with a performer that is beyond compare. It is a small venue which makes for an intimate performance.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 262Elaine
LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at Walter Kerr Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Elaine. Thanks for your positive review! We're so glad you had a great experience at the Walter Kerr Theatre.

Reviewed 27 October 2018

You come in off the street right into the theatre, there is no lobby. Very cool, great acoustic sound and very comfortable seats, lots of leg room.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MicheleCaldwell
LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at Walter Kerr Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Thanks for your feedback, Michele! So glad that you loved your seats and that you enjoyed the show.

Reviewed 18 October 2018

We were at the Walter Kerr to see the absolutely stunning performance by Bruce Springsteen which was worth every penny and more of the ticket costs. As always Bruce gave everything of himself and must have been totally shattered at the end The Walter Kerr...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Having been a boss fan since a young teen the 70's, this was a night I won't forget. I was lucky in the Certified fan ticket lottery with Ticketmaster and had 10th row center seats for Saturday 10/8 performance. The Walter Kerr Theatre is intimate...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Debdeb
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
I don't see how a phone charger or a battery will be a problem.
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Response from Northern_Traveler00 | Reviewed this property |
For Springsteen? Stubhub. is the safest resale site out there. Expect to pay muchly
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Response from Northern_Traveler00 | Reviewed this property |
There are 3 garages on the block that the theater is located. All are indoor 'the valet will take it' places. All are safe All are expensive. If you have "Spot Hero" app on your phone you will likely save a decent amount... More
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