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Beacon Theatre

2124 Broadway, New York City, NY 10023-1746
+1 212-465-6225
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Bonnie Raitt , excellent

Third time at the Beacon since the renovation. Theatre is beautiful . Bonnie was awesome. Her voice... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2016
NewYorkPaddy
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New York
Bonnie Raitt in person=WOW!

This was our first visit to the Beacon and boy, did we enjoy it! Bonnie Raitt is a super-star whose... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2016
matinecock
,
Glen Cove, New York
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2124 Broadway, New York City, NY 10023-1746
Upper West Side
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

Third time at the Beacon since the renovation. Theatre is beautiful . Bonnie was awesome. Her voice is so strong. She interacted with the audience and seemed to really enjoy herself along with the crowd. If you can catch her in concert, don't miss the...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2016

This was our first visit to the Beacon and boy, did we enjoy it! Bonnie Raitt is a super-star whose voice is still fantastic She puts on a great show and makes this senior feel young again. As for the Beacon, it's gorgeous. The staff...More

Thank matinecock
Reviewed 20 March 2016

I went here for the R5 Concert, and I have to say that it was amazing! The sound travelled throughout the theatre and you can here them crystal clear. The seats were very comfortable and your legs didn't get squished. I will definitely come back...More

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

We saw Jerry Seinfeld live at the Beacon Theatre. The theatre itself is absolutely beautiful, and Jerry Seinfeld was so funny!! We had orchestra level seats near the back doors. Patrons continued in and out during the show making it hard to hear, not to...More

1  Thank Braave1982
Reviewed 8 March 2016

The building itself is absolutely gorgeous. A great slice of the upper west side. Centrally located with plenty of lodging, travel, shipping and food options near by. We stayed for a three night run of Umphrey's Mcgee shows. On the last day the city was...More

Thank The_snucka
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Intimate theater with fantastic acoustics and novel decor. I don't think there is a bad seat in the house. Conveniently located next to the Hotel Beacon and subway.

Thank kearyo
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Ok - we knew Jerry Seinfeld was a world class comedian, but seeing him live was an experience we will always remember. At 61 he is STILL at the top of his game. His performance was remarkable and everything was perfectly timed and executed. He...More

3  Thank Fran B
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Went to the theatre 2 times. It is convenient for transportation, close to subway (red lines) and a parking place is right next door so if you get there early enough, you don't have to walk at all. the security is almost non existent. The...More

Thank Stone S
Reviewed 26 January 2016

What a beautiful theater and a great place to see Umphrey's McGee. Staff were all cool, smiles abounded as Umphs melted the face's off of their fans! Too bad blizzard killed day three. There's always next year! \mm/

Thank CaptKirk1968
Reviewed 21 January 2016

The Beacon is an amazing classic theatre. From watching the Allman Brothers countless times rock this room to working backstage with Cyndi Lauper, the Beacon will always have a special place in my heart. Highly recommend anyone see anything here. Thanks!

Thank Addie S
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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,
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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
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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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Response from Exigeken | Reviewed this property |
When I am going to a gig at The Beacon Theater I like to go to Malachy's Donegal Inn on West 72nd Street. No live music but a great wee bar.
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