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Neil Simon Theatre

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Address: 250 West 52nd Street, New York City, NY 10019-5804
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Cats

The Cats musical was very good. Good performance of the Cats cast. Live supported by the orchestra. Overall a very good experience. Small intimate theater.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Cats musical was very good. Good performance of the Cats cast. Live supported by the orchestra. Overall a very good experience. Small intimate theater.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a very romantic surprise trip to the city with my spouse for Valentine's Day weekend and we had an absolutely amazing time! The entire experience was magical and we cannot wait to do it all again very soon. I've always wanted to see Cats in particular and we were not disappointed and were devastated when they stopped... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the February fourth, I went to the musical Cats. The personnal was really kind, a lot of informations about the seats, the show, etc... The sound was really good, I had a incredible time. The dancers, singers was very talented and the set very elaborate. Restroom clean. I recommend this show and this theater.

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Hampton, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

What an awesome experience to see CATS in this theatre! The set design, the cast, and the music were incredible. The atmosphere was energetic and full of excitement. Mostly we noticed that the acoustics in this theatre was rich and powerful. We loved every minute!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I got to see Cats at the Neil Simon Theatre: This show has it all, phenomenal dancing (tap, jazz, ballet and contemporary) a cast with amazing voices and a psychedelic story line. It's everything that Broadway has to offer! So glad Cats came back to Broadway and to the Neil Simon theatre. This venue is great. We sat row D... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

What a fabulous show and theater. We loved the CATS Cast and Professional Performance. Fun time and Highly recommend this show

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Oceanside, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This was our first time seeing CATS . We expected to see Leona Lewis but apparently she left the show .Her replacement was excellent. We thought that the first act was fair but Act 2 was fantastic.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We loved the show! Music, acting and costumes were outstanding! I had never seen this play so did not know what to expect. The story is really of the moment with what is happening with election and government. It is about tolerance and acceptance and coming together! While the show was great the seats are really old and very uncomfortable!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Went to see Cats with my daughter who is an adult. We had 6 row center seats which were comfortable to us. I read reviews that said it was tight seating but we are both 5'6" and we were fine. The Staff was very friendly and I would come back! I like small venues.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Amazing, amazing, amazing! Cats was simply incredible. The theater is smaller than I expected, but it is well run. We arrived about 45 minutes early and had to wait outside for about 20 minutes before they opened the doors, but people got in quickly. The theater is fantastic, and the dancing and singing were exactly what you would expect of... More 

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