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Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre

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The Ferryman on Broadway
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242 W 45th St, New York City, NY 10036-3901
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Reviewed yesterday

We really enjoyed seeing The Ferryman at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. It is an excellent play with a large cast, a real baby, and a live goose. It is intense!

Thank Bourlingueur60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the best plays I've seen. I am a sucker for Irish theater and this does not disappoint. An engaging cast, a gripping story and the surprises in the show are just incredible. At 3 hrs plus a few minutes, this moves...More

Thank frequentTraveler1801
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Magnificent old world building. A treat to see any show here. I saw The Ferryman in mid October convenient to many restaurants for before or after the show.

Thank joanlevick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saw "The Ferryman" in this classic old Broadway theater at 242 West 45th Street. Heart of Broadway theater district. Wonderful play and brilliant production. The theater is old, but the seats are comfortable with decent leg room. The theater slopes up near the back of...More

Thank seanworc
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Denzel and the entire cast are fantastically awesome and wonderful!!! Punctuality is key because when they say 7 pm, they mean it!! The show starts a little slow but really picks up the pace. Show is a little long but the acting keeps it moving....More

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

My wife bought tickets for this play as a Father’s Day gift and although I am much appreciative of the thought we both agreed that on this particular occasion it would have been more enjoyable for us to buy a gallon of gas and try...More

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Brian H, Manager at Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Hello, I'm sorry you've had this experience. We thank you for your patronage. Best, Brian Theatre Operations

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

The theatre was packed from the rafters to the floor with people of all ages to see a great performance led by the magnificent Denzel Washington. However, while the theatre is beautiful and the show outstanding, it was quite an issue to navigate a trip...More

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

The show— first try to get TCKTs booth. They have 50% off most days. This is extremely slow start and overall a dark show. No one in our party felt it was easy to hear. Maybe main floor is better. Or rent the hearing assist...More

Thank Kurt C
Reviewed 29 May 2018

The theatre is nice, just old and needs some revamping. Seats sit very low to the ground so anyone taller may not be as comfortable. Needs another restroom. During intermission it is very crowded and hard to walk down stairs. They had one employee telling...More

3  Thank alq25
Brian H, Manager at Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Hello, I'm sorry you've had this experience. I know that the intermissions for The Iceman Cometh are shorter than usual. I'm sorry for the inconvenience and thank you again for your patronage. Best, Brian

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

What a cast! Led by Denzel Washington, this great cast and particularly David Morse, this was a wonderful play for our first Broadway show. We were seating on the ground and 6 rows back so great seat, but I think due to the size all...More

Thank Rob K
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Susan T
19 October 2018|
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Response from Zoom_Gotti | Reviewed this property |
Try this number: (212) 239-6200
6 June 2018|
Response from Sam S | Property representative |
Hi! If you are coming into Penn Station, the theatre is about 8 blocks up on 8th avenue. An easy walk! Best, Brian Theatre Operations
Denise C
27 May 2018|
Response from ELAINE D | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn’t think that would be a problem .... I think it’s more of an issue if people try to bring cans/bottles into a theatre