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A feast of musicals

My friend and I took full advantage of staying so close to Broadway - and the half price ticket office. We saw four great shows in 6 days - and loved every minute of it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Istanbul, Turkey
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35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My friend and I took full advantage of staying so close to Broadway - and the half price ticket office. We saw four great shows in 6 days - and loved every minute of it!

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Elkton, Maryland
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58 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Broadway is busy. It's completely packed with people, but totally worth the visit, even if you're not going to see a show.

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Thank Brittany J
West Warwick, Rhode Island
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Best show I have ever seen. Hurry, it closes Feb 14, 2016. Star Trek lovers need to see George Takei in his best role ever. All family, especially with teens, should see this.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Do make the effort to attend at least one show here. It can be quite expensive for the full broadway musicals but still worth it. The Art Theatre experience and scene it's quite something, the atmosphere of the city that never sleeps is here. This is quite you one think New York is and does not dissapoint

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San Francisco, California
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64 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just as expected, this place is energetic and swarming with people eager to see fabulous plays and musicals in mid-town Manhattan! We loved being there and loved the show we watched! Will be back!

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East Aurora, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Saw the Carole King show "Beautiful" with discounted tickets obtained from the TKTS booth in Times Square. A great experience at a mostly reasonable cost! Recommended!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was charmed by the show and amazed by the cleanliness of the entire neighborhood. A few people still meander, but foot traffic can be bearable. People on cell phones are a danger.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's always fun walking down this street, as it is full of lights and people galore. Always bustling, its especially lively at night when all the lights are lit up , which is always a sight to see!

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Limerick, Ireland
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just like the movies.. Buzzing, always buzzing! Lots of people, quite a nice environment considering though. Try not to allow people to stop you, chances are they are after your attention and then after some dollar. Lovely diner around there called create your own burger (i think), its pretty cool if you want to grab some food nearby.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A good place to walk. The largest street (15.1 miles) from south to North. good shopping stores all way

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