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Minskoff Theatre

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Address: 1515 Broadway, New York City, NY 10036-8901
Phone Number: 212 869 0550
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The Lion King On Broadway
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The Lion King

Beautiful theater in NYC. The seats are comfortable and we truly enjoyed the show, The Lion King, in this theater. I have attended four other shows in NYC, but none at this... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful theater in NYC. The seats are comfortable and we truly enjoyed the show, The Lion King, in this theater. I have attended four other shows in NYC, but none at this particular theater. Very comfortable and all seats give you a wonderful view. Easy to find in NYC.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An absolutely Beautiful theater !! Staff was very helpful,and the theater was very comfortable and clean. The show was amazing , way beyond our expectations....it was a first for us to see a show on the actual Broadway...and it was Fantastic !!You really don't need close seats, the theater is very intimate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

All seats are great I wouldn't book front row of mezzanine. Show was great top notch. Would see this again all the s acts are nice and roomy

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Miami
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

The stage design and customs were magnificent. Suitable for children above 9-10, but adults will enjoy it as well. Don`t sit too close. Stood up to all expectations.

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East Palo Alto, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We saw The Lion King at this theater. We sat very close to the front, way off to the side. Not ideal seats, but we were still able to see all the action. Word of warning to the ladies: the women's rest room is woefully inadequate to handle the intermission rush. There were quite a number of us who were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

The entire experience of watching the "Lion King" at the Minskoff Theatre was awesome and memorable.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

The theatre itself is really nice, comfy seats and good views of the stage plus nice facilities. Saw the Lion king which we had such high expectations for but it didn't live up to them! The sets and costumes were amazing but I felt some of the songs were a big let down and just overall we left feeling very... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

We saw the Lion King at this Theater and I was expecting the venue to be much larger due to the hype surrounding the Lion King. We were in the last row (very top) but had a pretty good view of the stage and performance. The acoustics were awesome as was the decor leading to the interior of the theater... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

We recently went to see The Lion King in the Minskoff Theatre and the whole experience was excellent. Entry and seating was easy and quick and I had no problems with seating staff, who I found to be polite, friendly and helpful in showing us to our seats. We sat in the Orchestra, row U seats 112 and 113 and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

We were at the Minskoff to see Lion King, which was amazing, but the theater itself was also great. Comfortable seats, lovely decor and friendly staff. They had cushions for small children to sit on. A wonderful experience.

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