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Beacon Theatre

2124 Broadway, New York City, NY 10023-1746
+1 212-465-6225
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What a Sound!

recently saw a show at the Beacon - what a sound! Stunning! can't say enough about the sound in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
pags-21
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Toronto, Canada
Beautiful theater with great acoustics

Elegantly grand theater with excellent amenities. Seating is nicely spaced and the acoustics were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
TDakin
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Bridgewater, Canada
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
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2124 Broadway, New York City, NY 10023-1746
Upper West Side
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+1 212-465-6225
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Reviewed yesterday

recently saw a show at the Beacon - what a sound! Stunning! can't say enough about the sound in theatre. The place is architecturally stunning too. sat in the lower balcony - amazing view looking down on the band is awesome. oh and did i...More

Thank pags-21
Reviewed yesterday

Elegantly grand theater with excellent amenities. Seating is nicely spaced and the acoustics were great. Nice spot!

Thank TDakin
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Beacon itself is a great place to see a concert, but the security/crowd control is abysmal--they begin the show while there are still long lines waiting to get in (we arrived 20 minutes early and still missed the first two songs).

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Really lovely interior, comfortable seats, good acoustics and sight lines. When you enter you don't notice the gorgeous mural painting above the door -- you see it when you're leaving, which is nice too! The security personnel were courteous and kept things orderly even with...More

Thank Elsa_O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here to see Above and Beyond and besides being a great performance, I loved the venue even more. Must come here at least once to see/hear anyone play just to see the insides of the venue. Relatively small theatre. Def recommend it.

Thank Vjay S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This will be the theater I set as my standard. It is a beautiful place, the staff was friendly and attentive and it is really comfortable. I'm glad that I got there so early so I could watch all the details from the moment I...More

Thank Angel A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous theater with stunning architecture. Feels intimate, so not many of the seats are bad. Definitely a cab ride away from the Chelsea Market area.

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First visit to this classic theatre, you feel the history. Similar to the Count Basie in Red Bank. Took in Ludovico Einaudi & crew. Amazing talents, a must see. Ludo did not leave his piano bench for 2 hours straight, neither did the audience. Nice...More

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Snazzy looking theater. Comfortable seating with a good view even in the upper balcony. Floor was pretty sticky under H-20. Poor “flow” for people moving about before and after the show. Be patient...

Thank C_Phil_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were the recipients of tickets to see Kevin James record his upcoming Netflix comedy special. The performance was AMAZING by both Kevin AND his opening act. Seats were not the greatest on the 2nd balcony, but we could still see the...More

Thank Biggurl1965
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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
...More
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Juliana D
14 November 2017|
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Response from Biggurl1965 | Reviewed this property |
You can't bring in your own drinks. The reason? The profits made from RIDICULOUS prices... I paid $10 for 2 Diet Cokes! There is a bar at the theater.
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JCStover
4 April 2017|
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Response from NewYorkTarmale | Reviewed this property |
I've never seen him in person and probably would never but comedy shows are not my thing. I would suggest calling the theater and see if they can help you. I personally would not take my children to see him.
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HopefulNYC
12 September 2016|
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Response from William H | Reviewed this property |
Tell your friend to take a cab, you're watch Seinfeld, for heaven's sakes!
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