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great theatre, and an NYC experience

just a thing to check off your bucket list. we waited until we found out who was going to be... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
terri f
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Dunnellon, Florida
Went for a quick photo shoot outside the Building.

Went for a quick photo shoot outside the Building. Understand you can queue up in the morning and... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
aims1968
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reserved tickets for the Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Waited in line, went through security, entered the theater, got briefed on do's and don't's of TV tapings and had a wonderful time being part of a live-on tape event.

Thank John F
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were going to be in NYC and requested tickets on the 1 iota website, they put you on a wait list, a few weeks later we received an email conforming owe had gotten Priority tickets. We attended on a Thursday, which...More

3  Thank alexkahayna
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Only had standby tickets, recommend to get in the line early - get there by 15:00 - and just write the rest of the day off haha - but well worth it...

Thank ChrisH11334
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

A lot of fun. The band was electric and performed for about 30 minutes before and 15 minutes after the taping. Colbert is one of the key voices of our deteriorating democracy. He vividly discussed the incarceration of children at our borders. With Fox and...More

Thank bush2worstpres
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Such a great night! And the BAND!!! Jon Batiste and Stay Human are awesome!!! Hint: Get your tickets well in advance. Watch for the release time and jump in immediately. (If you don't score top priority tickets, check your email on the morning of that...More

Thank Kathy V
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I came all the way from Brooklyn just to see the show and I couldn't get in because I had a small sized backpack. I ask the host why they let in other people with huge purses but my foldable one is out of limits?...More

2  Thank Efrain M
Reviewed 18 June 2018

just a thing to check off your bucket list. we waited until we found out who was going to be there, and then took off for NY to get our tickets. get in line early...gets jam packed!!

Thank terri f
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We get tickets months in advance and it was worth it. We arrived at the theatre and waited in line for only about 20-30 minutes. We were then escorted with the rest of the audience into the theatre and we were told to turn off...More

1  Thank Holdenba212
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We attempted to reserve tickets four weeks prior to the date that we wanted them and three days before the date, received an email that we weren't going to get them. Then, the day before, received another email stating that we did get them. Then,...More

4  Thank dragonflytw65
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Went for a quick photo shoot outside the Building. Understand you can queue up in the morning and be invited into the live show filming in the evening but when you are on vacation and taking in all the sights you cannot affort to waste...More

2  Thank aims1968
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Susan B
1 May 2018|
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Response from Stubby15 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know. I do know they go thru a rather extensive 5 day a week production routine for Colbert. But it is an impressive theater.
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ElsieLew
21 December 2017|
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Response from Suz S | Reviewed this property |
I was also in a waitlist line. So no notice of actual tickets in advance.
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Kate K
13 November 2017|
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Response from Herr_KO | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can bring your phone in. But you are not allowed to use it, take pictures with it or anything like that. In case they see you doing so, they might ask you to leave the theatre.
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