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August Wilson Theater

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Mean Girls on Broadway
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Reviewed yesterday

I recently had the pleasure of seeing Mean Girls at the August Wilson Theatre and the show itself was hilarious. It was a really fun night and certainly worth the ticket cost. The theatre itself is average at best, with a mix of pros and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank _AliCar3_
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here to see Mean Girls. The lobby, merch, and concessions ran smoothly. We were in the very back row of mezzanine but could still see and hear everything well. It is a very small theater. With it being so small, it is one...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MelissaClaire93
LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at August Wilson Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Melissa. Thanks so much for your feedback. We will be sure to share it with our team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this theatre ! Great staff, an actual price list for drinks & snacks, all reasonably priced for NY.. It's an intimate small size theatre.Easy entrance & exit. Take a left out the front & walk a 1/2 block for easily available cabs. And Mean...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jclinden07
LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at August Wilson Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your positive review! We're so glad you had a great experience at the August Wilson Theatre.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I came here to see an early showing of Mean Girls. The place was very organized - they started letting people in a little after 1:30. Once inside there were people throughout helping you find your seats quickly. There was a bar...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at August Wilson Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your feedback. We will be sure to share it with our team!

Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Saw Mean Girls on Broadway here and it was great! Comfortable seats and a fantastic theatre to see a live show.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jumurphy
LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at August Wilson Theater, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Thanks for your positive review! We're so glad you had a great experience at the August Wilson Theatre.

Reviewed November 23, 2018

Beautiful theater! We were in the last row of the orchestra for Mean Girls Thanksgiving Eve. Great show, and cast! They really have a great system moving people! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karen0314
LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at August Wilson Theater, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2018

Hi Karen. Thanks for your positive review! We're so glad you had a great Thanksgiving experience at the August Wilson Theatre.

Reviewed November 18, 2018

During our recent NYC bus trip we had decided to see Mean Girls on Broadway. We absolutely love the movie so it just seemed like perfect way to spend our afternoon. Ticket prices were reasonable for the Mezzanine @ $170 per seat. 2 "mean girls"...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BrentF23
LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at August Wilson Theater, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Hi Brent. Thanks for letting us know about your experience! We will share your feedback with our team.

Reviewed November 6, 2018

The theater is small, which seems typical for Broadway, and I would say there really is not a bad seat in the house. We highly recommend seeing Mean Girls!

Date of experience: November 2018
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LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at August Wilson Theater, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Thanks for your positive review! We're so glad you had a great experience at the August Wilson Theatre.

Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Tonight, I went to see “Mean Girls” at the August Wilson Theatre”. In 25 years of going to shoes on Broadway, I have never felt so uncomfortable in the seat. I’m 5’8 and my knees were right up against the back of the seat. I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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LeslieS2481, Customer Service Team at August Wilson Theater, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

We are so sorry that your time with us was not what you expected. If you would like to share more about your experience, please email our customer service team at customerservice@jujamcyn.com.

Reviewed September 23, 2018

Most upbeat show I've seen in a long time. Loved the change in scenes. So many great voices in this show, but it was ruined by how loud it was. 3 of us attended, and we all commented the same thing... It was hard to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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blufftonshell
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Response from MyFlag95 | Reviewed this property |
Haswell Green is the name of the Irish Pub across the street. Very nice. Good food. Mid range price. Have eaten at Russian Samovar also on that street. Good if you like Russian. Gallegher's Steak House is delicious but more... More
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January 6, 2019|
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Not sure how big or how many bags you are talking about ? But there is very little room between the rows. My knees were right up against the seat in front of me so had to put my bag on my lap. There usually is a... More
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Response from Lejaceman | Reviewed this property |
How many seats? 1222 When was it built? 1925 Interesting areas: The theatre has an in-house bar and retail/concession stand Two interesting facts: renamed after the famous playwright August Wilson in 2005, October. The... More
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