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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this theater and the entire experience was so much fun. We saw Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. From standing out on line before entering the staff was so friendly. The theater is beautifully set up for the Harry Potter fans. Many photo ops...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Winnie029
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We bought our seats on Stubhub, thinking it would be great (and paid a LOT) - we even researched the Lyric Theatre seating plan, and noticed that nothing called out any obstructed views (YAY!). We arrive and are lead to our seats and are met...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank AmeliaAmelia247
Reviewed August 7, 2019

Recently travelled to NY from Scotland and unfortunately was unwell with vertigo during my trip. We had booked tickets for the Harry Potter play and realised that I would not be able to sit in the high balcony area due to the vertigo. We visited...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank c s
Reviewed August 6, 2019

A splendid facility for the Harry Potter Plays, specifically redone for this show. This is an elegant theater that was remodeled before Harry and his family moved in. If you can get tickets in the Dress Circle, Row A, I think you'll have the best...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank SpringfieldFresser
Reviewed July 20, 2019 via mobile

My son and I totally enjoyed going to Harry Potter and the Cursed Son. The performance was magical. The special effects were spectacular. It was a pure joy to get to watch Part 1 and then Part 2 in the same day. I highly recommend...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

I was always intrigued by this theatre from the outside- had seen it numerous times when we would visit Madame Tussauds. It's interior is STUNNING! From the color scheme to the architecture, it is one of the prettiest theatres my family and I have been...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Brad H
Reviewed June 5, 2019

I really enjoyed the whole Harry Potter experience. The Lyric theater is beautiful and they have wonderful touches throughout relating to Harry Potter. We saw the two - part play in one day (afternoon and evening) which makes for quite a long day. The first...More

Thank Bonnie L
Reviewed May 16, 2019

Visited the Lyric Theatre to see Harry Potter and the cursed child. The theatre itself is spotless and the staff were amazing. The seats are a little cramped and I'm not that tall. You can buy drinks and snacks in the foyer or order from...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank lkee348
Reviewed May 7, 2019

The show is absolutely amazing and the theater really helps set the tone of the show. The seats are a little cramped especially if you are a bigger person, the show is totally worth it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 629lesleym
Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

We recently visited the Lyric Theater to see Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. The theater is gorgeous and well taken care of. There are entrances on 42nd and 43rd streets. They have ample, friendly staff all over the place to make things run smoothly,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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August 16, 2019|
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Response from turkjj25 | Reviewed this property |
We dressed in HP stuff
August 3, 2019|
Response from Popsy K | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. The evening I was there, there was a very drunk woman seated behind us, who talked back to the cast during the show - the ushers and staff were excellent and asked her to leave, however, should there be an... More