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Imperial Theatre

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249 W 45th St, New York City, NY 10036-3902
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We saw this revival of Carousel Sunday, March 25th. The orchestra and chorus were very good as were most of the performers. Renee Fleming was terrific as Aunt Nettie as expected and the actors who played Mr. Snow and Carrie Snow, Alexander Gemignani and Lindsay...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Just went to see Carousel and while the performance was very good, the theatre staff was really awful. They were totally inept at both seating patrons, and could not keep the lines for toilets/bar organized and moving -- just a log jam and a mess....More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We went to see the preview of "Carousel" last night. The show itself was very good. The staff were pleasant, very helpful and appeared dedicated to making sure the patrons were pleased. The venue itself is old but well maintained. I found that the seating...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic show! Important to note, the employees were friendly and helpful. That is not always the case at some shows. Pleasant experience. Sufficient bathrooms for a show of that size. Beautiful theater,

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank SashaGRose
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This old theater is a typical Broadway theater currently arranged for "in the round" performances. My wife and I attended a performance there this afternoon and since we were seated in a banquette on the stage we had plenty of room, something quite rare these...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Went for a matinee at this theater, which customized the seats to accomodate the needs of the show. Fabulous! Sad the show is ending soon; will be back when a new show comes.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MsCasualTravelor
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I loved the renovation of the theater for the show; I felt like I was part of the performance. I got the point of the lobby renovation; I just didn't care for it. It will be interesting to see what show comes next and how...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Locemup
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Came to celebrate oldest daughter's 30th birthday. Planning our trip to NYC, seeing a Broadway play was very high on our agenda. We enjoyed the whole evening immensely in this beautiful theatre. We could see and hear everything, it was a great story and funny,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Wonderful musical, with lovely songs and beautiful voices. A lot is happening during the show so you can be surprised. Awesome play Lucas Steele as an Anatol. Lovely Grace McLean's voice in song "In my house" and Amber Gray's in " Charming". Unfortunatelly Josh Groban...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I just saw The Great Comet in the Imperial Theatre and it was such a memorable experience! The theatre's setup is so unique- I had an aisle seat in the orchestra where the performers dance right next to you and hand you things! You could...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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4 June 2018|
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Response from Mal-JoanG2016 | Reviewed this property |
You may be able to purchase from the theartre box office. We did purchase our tickets in advance in the mezzinine but the evening performane we attended in May there were many empty seats. For instance we were able to change... More
22 May 2018|
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Response from Zoom_Gotti | Reviewed this property |
I think it'll be tough for you if you're slow to use the restroom or if you can't negotiate stairs.
22 October 2016|
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Response from Vicki S | Reviewed this property |
no, the seats are all about the same.