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Broadhurst Theatre

235 W. 44th St., New York, NY
Seats (approximate): 1186

Herbert J. Krapp, architect. Built by Lee and J.J. Shubert. Named for playwright George Broadhurst, who was made co-manager of the theatre. Through the years, the house has rarely been dark and has remained in the Shuberts' hands.

To learn more about the history of the Broadhurst Theatre, see historical information provided by the Shubert Organization and Spotlight on Broadway's video on the Broadhurst Theatre.

Built: 1917   

Theatre Names Named
Broadhurst Theatre
Named for George Broadhurst, Opened September 27, 1917
1917

Broadway Productions

Anastasia
Musical, Original
Apr 24, 2017 - Present

The Front Page
Play, Revival, Comedy
Oct 20, 2016 - Jan 29, 2017

Tuck Everlasting
Musical, Original
Apr 26, 2016 - May 29, 2016

Misery
Play, Original, Drama,Thriller
Nov 15, 2015 - Feb 14, 2016

Mamma Mia!
Musical, Original, Comedy
Nov 02, 2013 - Sep 12, 2015

Lucky Guy
Play, Original, Drama
Apr 01, 2013 - Jul 03, 2013

A Streetcar Named Desire
Play, Revival, Drama
Apr 22, 2012 - Jul 22, 2012

Hugh Jackman, Back on Broadway
Special, Original, Concert
Nov 10, 2011 - Jan 01, 2012

Baby It's You!
Musical, Original
Apr 27, 2011 - Sep 04, 2011

The Merchant of Venice
Play, Revival, Comedy
Nov 13, 2010 - Feb 20, 2011

Enron
Play, Original, Drama
Apr 27, 2010 - May 09, 2010

Hamlet
Play, Revival, Tragedy
Oct 06, 2009 - Dec 06, 2009

Mary Stuart
Play, Revival, Drama
Apr 19, 2009 - Aug 16, 2009

Equus
Play, Revival, Drama
Sep 25, 2008 - Feb 08, 2009

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Play, Revival, All Black Cast, Drama
Mar 06, 2008 - Jun 22, 2008

Les Misérables
Musical, Revival, Drama
Nov 09, 2006 - Jan 06, 2008

The History Boys
Play, Original
Apr 23, 2006 - Oct 01, 2006

Lennon
Musical, Original
Aug 14, 2005 - Sep 24, 2005

700 Sundays
Play, Original, Solo
Dec 05, 2004 - Jun 12, 2005

Never Gonna Dance
Musical, Original, Comedy
Dec 04, 2003 - Feb 15, 2004

Urban Cowboy
Musical, Original
Mar 27, 2003 - May 18, 2003

Into the Woods
Musical, Revival, Comedy, Drama
Apr 30, 2002 - Dec 29, 2002

Dance of Death
Play, Revival, Drama
Oct 11, 2001 - Jan 13, 2002

Fosse
Musical, Original, Revue, Dance
Jan 14, 1999 - Aug 25, 2001

Jerry Seinfeld: Live On Broadway
Play, Original, Solo
Aug 05, 1998 - Aug 09, 1998

The Judas Kiss
Play, Original, Drama
Apr 29, 1998 - Aug 01, 1998

Proposals
Play, Original, Comedy
Nov 06, 1997 - Jan 11, 1998

Once Upon a Mattress
Musical, Revival, Comedy
Dec 19, 1996 - Jun 01, 1997

Getting Away With Murder
Play, Original, Comedy, Thriller
Mar 17, 1996 - Mar 31, 1996

The Tempest
Play, Revival, Comedy
Nov 01, 1995 - Dec 31, 1995

Kiss of the Spider Woman
Musical, Original, Drama
May 03, 1993 - Jul 01, 1995

A Christmas Carol
Play, Revival, Solo
Dec 17, 1992 - Jan 03, 1993

Shimada
Play, Original
Apr 23, 1992 - Apr 25, 1992

Private Lives
Play, Revival, Comedy, Romantic Comedy
Feb 20, 1992 - Mar 22, 1992

André Heller's Wonderhouse
Musical, Original, Variety
Oct 20, 1991 - Oct 27, 1991

Aspects of Love
Musical, Original
Apr 08, 1990 - Mar 02, 1991

Rumors
Play, Original, Comedy, Farce
Nov 17, 1988 - Dec 13, 1989

Broadway Bound
Play, Original, Comedy
Dec 04, 1986 - Sep 25, 1988

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby
Play, Revival
Aug 24, 1986 - Oct 12, 1986

Long Day's Journey Into Night
Play, Revival, Drama
Apr 28, 1986 - Jun 29, 1986

The Odd Couple
Play, Revival, Comedy
Jun 11, 1985 - Feb 23, 1986

Death of a Salesman
Play, Revival, Drama
Mar 29, 1984 - Nov 18, 1984

The Tap Dance Kid
Musical, Original
Dec 21, 1983 - Mar 11, 1984

Amadeus
Play, Original, Drama
Dec 17, 1980 - Oct 16, 1983

Dancin'
Musical, Original, Revue
Mar 27, 1978 - Nov 29, 1980

Sly Fox
Play, Original, Comedy
Dec 14, 1976 - Feb 19, 1978

A Texas Trilogy: The Oldest Living Graduate
Play, Original
Sep 23, 1976 - Oct 29, 1976

A Texas Trilogy: The Last Meeting of the Knights of the White Magnolia
Play, Original
Sep 22, 1976 - Oct 31, 1976

A Texas Trilogy: Lu Ann Hampton Laverty Oberlander
Play, Original
Sep 21, 1976 - Oct 30, 1976

Godspell
Musical, Original
Jun 22, 1976 - Sep 13, 1976

The Heiress
Play, Revival, Drama
Apr 20, 1976 - May 09, 1976

A Matter of Gravity
Play, Original, Comedy
Feb 03, 1976 - Apr 10, 1976

Sherlock Holmes
Play, Revival, Drama
Nov 12, 1974 - Jan 04, 1976

Thieves
Play, Original, Comedy
Apr 07, 1974 - Nov 09, 1974

Rachael Lily Rosenbloom and Don't You Ever Forget It
Musical, Original
Never Officially Opened - Dec 01, 1973

The Sunshine Boys
Play, Original, Comedy
Dec 20, 1972 - Oct 27, 1973

Grease
Musical, Original, Comedy
Jun 07, 1972 - Nov 18, 1972

Vivat! Vivat Regina!
Play, Original
Jan 20, 1972 - Apr 29, 1972

Emily
Play, Original, One Act
Nov 14, 1971 - Jan 03, 1972

Celia
Play, Original, One Act
Nov 14, 1971 - Jan 03, 1972

Dorothy
Play, Original, One Act
Nov 14, 1971 - Jan 03, 1972

Ma
Play, Original, One Act
Nov 14, 1971 - Jan 03, 1972

70, Girls, 70
Musical, Original
Apr 15, 1971 - May 15, 1971

House of Dunkelmayer
Play, Original, One Act, Comedy
Jan 30, 1971 - Mar 20, 1971

Betty
Play, Original, One Act, Comedy
Jan 30, 1971 - Mar 20, 1971

Toreador
Play, Original, One Act, Comedy
Jan 30, 1971 - Mar 20, 1971

The Swingers
Play, Original, One Act, Comedy
Jan 30, 1971 - Mar 20, 1971

Private Lives
Play, Revival, Comedy, Romantic Comedy
Apr 27, 1970 - May 30, 1970

Cry for Us All
Musical, Original
Apr 08, 1970 - Apr 15, 1970

Play It Again, Sam
Play, Original, Comedy
Feb 12, 1969 - Mar 14, 1970

The Fig Leaves Are Falling
Musical, Original
Jan 02, 1969 - Jan 06, 1969

The Shock of Recognition
Play, Original, One Act
Jun 24, 1968 - Nov 30, 1968

The Footsteps of Doves
Play, Original, One Act
Jun 24, 1968 - Nov 30, 1968

I'll Be Home For Christmas
Play, Original, One Act
Jun 24, 1968 - Nov 30, 1968

I'm Herbert
Play, Original, One Act
Jun 24, 1968 - Nov 30, 1968

The Only Game in Town
Play, Original
May 20, 1968 - Jun 01, 1968

Weekend
Play, Original, Comedy
Mar 13, 1968 - Mar 30, 1968

More Stately Mansions
Play, Original, Drama
Oct 31, 1967 - Mar 02, 1968

Little Murders
Play, Original
Apr 25, 1967 - Apr 29, 1967

Cabaret
Musical, Original, Drama
Nov 20, 1966 - Mar 04, 1967

Luv
Play, Original, Comedy
Sep 12, 1966 - Oct 22, 1966

Half a Sixpence
Musical, Original, Comedy
Apr 25, 1965 - Jul 16, 1966

Kelly
Musical, Original
Feb 06, 1965 - Feb 06, 1965

Oh What a Lovely War
Musical, Original, Revue
Sep 30, 1964 - Jan 16, 1965

110 in the Shade
Musical, Original
Oct 24, 1963 - Aug 08, 1964

No Strings
Musical, Original
Oct 01, 1962 - Aug 03, 1963

Bravo Giovanni
Musical, Original
May 19, 1962 - Sep 15, 1962

My Fair Lady
Musical, Original, Comedy, Romantic Comedy
Feb 28, 1962 - Apr 14, 1962

Sail Away
Musical, Original, Comedy, Satire
Oct 03, 1961 - Feb 24, 1962

A Call on Kuprin
Play, Original
May 25, 1961 - Jun 03, 1961

Fiorello!
Musical, Original
Nov 23, 1959 - May 06, 1961

The World of Suzie Wong
Play, Original, Drama
Oct 14, 1958 - Nov 07, 1959

Auntie Mame
Play, Original, Comedy
Oct 31, 1956 - Jun 28, 1958

The Desk Set
Play, Original, Comedy
Oct 24, 1955 - Jul 07, 1956

Lunatics and Lovers
Play, Original, Farce
Dec 13, 1954 - Oct 01, 1955

Anniversary Waltz
Play, Original, Comedy
Apr 07, 1954 - Dec 04, 1954

The Prescott Proposals
Play, Original, Comedy
Dec 16, 1953 - Apr 03, 1954

Don Juan Tenorio
Play, Revival
Nov 19, 1953 - Dec 12, 1953

El Alcalde de Zalamea
Play, Revival
Nov 19, 1953 - Dec 12, 1953

La Vida es Sueño
Play, Original
Nov 19, 1953 - Dec 12, 1953

Reinar Duspués de Morir
Play, Original
Nov 19, 1953 - Dec 12, 1953

El Cardenal
Play, Revival
Nov 19, 1953 - Dec 12, 1953

Cyrano de Bergerac
Play, Revival, Drama
Nov 19, 1953 - Dec 12, 1953

La Otra Honra
Play, Original
Nov 19, 1953 - Dec 12, 1953

The Frogs of Spring
Play, Original
Oct 20, 1953 - Oct 31, 1953

The Strong Are Lonely
Play, Original, Drama
Sep 29, 1953 - Oct 03, 1953

The Love of Four Colonels
Play, Original, Comedy
Apr 20, 1953 - May 16, 1953

Pal Joey
Musical, Revival, Comedy
Jan 03, 1952 - Apr 18, 1953

Seventeen
Musical, Original, Comedy
Jun 21, 1951 - Nov 24, 1951

Flahooley
Musical, Original, Comedy,Puppets
May 14, 1951 - Jun 16, 1951

Romeo and Juliet
Play, Revival, Tragedy
Mar 10, 1951 - Apr 21, 1951

Ti-Coq
Play, Original
Feb 09, 1951 - Feb 10, 1951

An Enemy of the People
Play, Revival
Dec 28, 1950 - Jan 27, 1951

Carmen
Special, Revival, Ballet, Dance
Nov 20, 1950 - Dec 02, 1950

L'Oeuf á la Coque
Special, Revival
Nov 20, 1950 - Dec 02, 1950

Les Forains
Special, Original
Nov 20, 1950 - Dec 02, 1950

The Barrier
Musical, Original, Drama
Nov 02, 1950 - Nov 04, 1950

Burning Bright
Play, Original
Oct 18, 1950 - Oct 28, 1950

Detective Story
Play, Original, Drama, Melodrama
Jul 03, 1950 - Aug 12, 1950

The Liar
Musical, Original, Comedy
May 18, 1950 - May 27, 1950

Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep
Play, Original, Comedy
Mar 02, 1950 - Apr 08, 1950

Touch and Go
Musical, Original, Revue
Oct 13, 1949 - Feb 25, 1950

Lend an Ear
Musical, Original, Revue
Feb 21, 1949 - Oct 08, 1949

Along Fifth Avenue
Musical, Original, Revue
Jan 13, 1949 - Feb 19, 1949

Make Mine Manhattan
Musical, Original, Revue
Jan 15, 1948 - Jan 08, 1949

Happy Birthday
Play, Original, Comedy
Oct 31, 1946 - Jan 10, 1948

Three to Make Ready
Musical, Original, Revue
May 20, 1946 - Oct 26, 1946

Follow the Girls
Musical, Original, Comedy
Jun 04, 1945 - May 18, 1946

Too Hot for Maneuvers
Play, Original
May 02, 1945 - May 06, 1945

Lady in Danger
Play, Original, Comedy,Mystery
Mar 29, 1945 - Apr 07, 1945

A Lady Says Yes
Musical, Original
Jan 10, 1945 - Mar 25, 1945

Ten Little Indians
Play, Original, Mystery
Jun 27, 1944 - Jan 06, 1945

Take a Bow
Musical, Original, Revue
Jun 15, 1944 - Jun 24, 1944

Early to Bed
Musical, Original, Comedy
Jun 17, 1943 - May 13, 1944

Show Time
Musical, Original, Vaudeville
Sep 16, 1942 - Apr 03, 1943

Uncle Harry
Play, Original, Drama
May 20, 1942 - Sep 12, 1942

The Life of Reilly
Play, Original
Apr 29, 1942 - May 02, 1942

High Kickers
Musical, Original, Comedy
Oct 31, 1941 - Mar 28, 1942

Old Acquaintance
Play, Original, Comedy
Apr 08, 1941 - May 17, 1941

Boys and Girls Together
Musical, Original, Revue
Oct 01, 1940 - Mar 15, 1941

Keep Off the Grass
Musical, Original, Revue, Comedy
May 23, 1940 - Jun 29, 1940

Night Music
Play, Original, Drama
Feb 22, 1940 - Mar 09, 1940

Two On An Island
Play, Original, Comedy
Jan 22, 1940 - Apr 13, 1940

Streets of Paris
Musical, Original, Revue
Jun 19, 1939 - Feb 10, 1940

The Hot Mikado
Musical, Original, All Black Cast,Operetta
Mar 23, 1939 - Jun 03, 1939

Dear Octopus
Play, Original, Comedy
Jan 11, 1939 - Feb 1939

The Fabulous Invalid
Play, Original
Oct 08, 1938 - Dec 03, 1938

The Man from Cairo
Play, Original, Comedy
May 04, 1938 - May 1938

A Doll's House
Play, Revival, Drama
Jan 24, 1938 - Apr 30, 1938

Yr. Obedient Husband
Play, Original, Comedy
Jan 10, 1938 - Jan 1938

Madame Bovary
Play, Revival
Nov 16, 1937 - Dec 1937

Victoria Regina
Play, Original, Drama, History
Aug 31, 1936 - Jun 1937

Victoria Regina
Play, Original, Drama, History
Dec 26, 1935 - Jun 1936

Let Freedom Ring
Play, Original
Nov 06, 1935 - Closing date unknown

Life's Too Short
Play, Original, Comedy
Sep 20, 1935 - Sep 1935

The Petrified Forest
Play, Original, Drama
Jan 07, 1935 - Jun 1935

L'Aiglon
Play, Revival, Drama, Tragedy
Nov 03, 1934 - Dec 1934

The Red Cat
Play, Original, Drama
Sep 19, 1934 - Sep 1934

Men in White
Play, Original, Drama
Sep 26, 1933 - Jul 1934

Tattle Tales
Musical, Original, Revue
Jun 01, 1933 - Jun 24, 1933

Twentieth Century
Play, Original, Comedy
Dec 29, 1932 - May 20, 1933

The Mad Hopes
Play, Original, Comedy
Dec 01, 1932 - Dec 1932

Rendezvous
Play, Original
Oct 12, 1932 - Oct 1932

The Man Who Reclaimed His Head
Play, Original, Drama
Sep 08, 1932 - Oct 1932

The Man Who Changed His Name
Play, Original
May 02, 1932 - Jun 1932

The Animal Kingdom
Play, Original, Comedy
Jan 12, 1932 - Jun 1932

Hamlet
Play, Revival, Tragedy
Nov 05, 1931 - Nov 1931

Just to Remind You
Play, Original, Drama
Sep 07, 1931 - Sep 1931

America's Sweetheart
Musical, Original, Comedy
Feb 10, 1931 - Jun 06, 1931

An Affair of State
Play, Original, Comedy
Nov 19, 1930 - Dec 1930

Mr. Gilhooley
Play, Original, Drama
Sep 30, 1930 - Oct 1930

First Mortgage
Play, Original, Drama
Oct 29, 1929 - Nov 1929

June Moon
Play, Original, Comedy
Oct 09, 1929 - Jun 04, 1930

Hold Everything
Musical, Original, Comedy
Oct 10, 1928 - Oct 05, 1929

Ringside
Play, Original
Aug 29, 1928 - Sep 1928

Here's Howe
Musical, Original, Comedy
May 01, 1928 - Jun 30, 1928

The Buzzard
Play, Original
Mar 14, 1928 - Mar 1928

The Merchant of Venice
Play, Revival, Comedy
Jan 16, 1928 - Mar 1928

Broadway
Play, Original, Drama
Sep 16, 1926 - Feb 11, 1928

Bunk of 1926
Musical, Original, Revue
Apr 22, 1926 - May 1926

Glory Hallelujah
Play, Original
Apr 06, 1926 - Apr 1926

The Green Hat
Play, Original
Sep 15, 1925 - Feb 1926

Man or Devil
Play, Original
May 21, 1925 - Jun 1925

Taps
Play, Revival
Apr 14, 1925 - May 1925

Starlight
Play, Original, Comedy
Mar 03, 1925 - May 1925

The Depths
Play, Original, Drama
Jan 27, 1925 - Feb 1925

Dixie to Broadway
Musical, Original, Revue
Oct 29, 1924 - Jan 1925

The Red Falcon
Play, Original, Drama
Oct 07, 1924 - Oct 1924

Izzy
Play, Original, Comedy
Sep 16, 1924 - Nov 1924

Beggar on Horseback
Play, Original
Feb 12, 1924 - Aug 23, 1924

Topics of 1923
Musical, Original, Revue
Nov 20, 1923 - Jan 13, 1924

The Dancers
Play, Original
Oct 17, 1923 - Feb 1924

The Good Old Days
Play, Original, Comedy
Aug 14, 1923 - Oct 1923

The Lady Cristilinda
Play, Original, Comedy
Dec 25, 1922 - Jan 1923

Springtime of Youth
Musical, Original
Oct 26, 1922 - Dec 23, 1922

The Faithful Heart
Play, Original, Melodrama
Oct 10, 1922 - Nov 1922

Wild Oats Lane
Play, Original, Melodrama
Sep 06, 1922 - Sep 1922

Marjolaine
Musical, Original, Play
Jan 24, 1922 - May 20, 1922

The Claw
Play, Original, Tragedy
Oct 17, 1921 - Jan 1922

Beware of Dogs
Play, Original, Comedy
Oct 03, 1921 - Dec 1921

Tarzan of the Apes
Play, Original, Melodrama
Sep 07, 1921 - Sep 1921

The Servant in the House
Play, Revival, Drama
May 02, 1921 - May 1921

Macbeth
Play, Revival, Tragedy
Apr 19, 1921 - Apr 1921

When We Are Young
Play, Original, Comedy
Nov 22, 1920 - Dec 1920

The Guest of Honor
Play, Original, Comedy
Sep 20, 1920 - Nov 1920

Come Seven
Play, Original, Comedy
Jul 19, 1920 - Sep 1920

Smilin' Through
Play, Original, Comedy, Fantasy
Dec 30, 1919 - May 1920

The Crimson Alibi
Play, Original, Melodrama
Jul 17, 1919 - Aug 1919

39 East
Play, Original
Mar 31, 1919 - Closing date unknown

The Kiss Burglar
Musical, Revival, Romance
Mar 17, 1919 - Mar 29, 1919

The Melting of Molly
Musical, Original, Comedy
Dec 30, 1918 - Mar 15, 1919

Ladies First
Musical, Original, Play
Oct 24, 1918 - Dec 1918

Maytime
Musical, Original, Operetta
Sep 09, 1918 - Oct 19, 1918

He Didn't Want to Do It
Musical, Original
Aug 20, 1918 - Sep 07, 1918

Maytime
Musical, Original, Operetta
Apr 01, 1918 - Aug 04, 1918

Follow the Girl
Musical, Original, Comedy
Mar 18, 1918 - Mar 23, 1918

The Madonna of the Future
Play, Original
Jan 28, 1918 - Mar 1918

Lord and Lady Algy
Play, Revival, Comedy
Dec 22, 1917 - Jan 1918

Her Regiment
Musical, Original, Operetta
Nov 12, 1917 - Dec 1917

Misalliance
Play, Original, Comedy
Sep 27, 1917 - Nov 1917

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