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Orpheum Theatre Tours

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Orpheum Theatre
Opened in 1904, the Orpheum Theatre in the East Village has hosted many notable productions in its history, including Anything Goes and Little Shop of Horrors. It is currently home to the New York production of Stomp, which has had a run of more than 10,000 performances since 1994.

The Basics
Mixing music, theater, and visuals, Stomp is one-of-a-kind entertainment. Unconventional “instruments,” such as matchboxes, brooms, garbage cans, and Zippo lighters fill the stage with energizing beats played by talented performers meant to get you dancing in your seat. In spite of its long run, the show is still wildly popular. High demand, coupled with the theater's small size of just 347 seats, means it's advisable to book well in advance to guarantee admission.

Things to Know Before You Go
  • Orpheum Theatre is a must-visit for lovers of the theatrical arts and New York history.
  • The theater has accessible seating for wheelchair users.
  • The show runs approximately one hour and 45 minutes and does not include an intermission.
  • Children must be at least 4 to attend the performance.

How to Get There
To reach the Orpheum Theatre by public transportation, take the 6 to Astor Place or the R or W to Eighth Street - NYU, both just a few blocks away, for about a 5-minute walk from the theater. You can also take the L to Third Avenue, which is about half a mile (.8 kilometers), or about a 10-minute walk.

When to Get There
Typically there is an evening performance on Tuesdays through Sundays and an additional matinee on Saturdays and Sundays. It is recommended to arrive at least 15 minutes before curtain up in order to find your seats and get settled.

History
The site occupied by the Orpheum is thought to have been a concert garden as early as the 1880s, making it one of the oldest continuously operating entertainment sites in New York City.
During the heyday of Yiddish theater, the venue was the Player's Theatre, and was part of the "Jewish Rialto" (also known as “the Yiddish theater district”) along Second Avenue. By the 1920s, it was largely exhibiting films, but was converted back to theatrical use in 1958.
Address: 126 2nd Ave, New York City, New York 10003, USA
Admission: Varies
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Recent Reviews from Experiences in New York City

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jbecker
, Feb 2020
High energy, very talented and different. Enjoyed immensely. Would recommend to friends. You do pay a little extra compared to buying at box office.
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Girls Trip
Nicole R
, Oct 2019
Stomp was absolutely amazing! There was hand clapping, finger snapping and toe tapping throughout the performance. The performers were quick on their feet and kept to the beat. There was comedy, dance and rythym. It was amazing how they produced beats and music with items like lighters, paper, garbage cans and tops, paint containers, even the kitchen sink!!! (Literally!) I will definitely tell my friends and family this is a must see!! I will probably be back too!!
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Awasome
Teresa G
, Aug 2019
It was very entertaining and fun to watch. I see in the public all ages laugh and enjoy the show, it was not just us...everybody have a blast!

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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Orpheum Theatre can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 8 Orpheum Theatre tickets and tours on Viator.
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