Craveable - The Culture Craver Blog

Friday 3rd of August 2012

 

Here is our updated list of discounted theater in New York City. Please let us know if you notice anything that is missing. It's also worth noting that there are a number of totally free shows in NYC right now. Topping that list is Into the Woods at Shakespeare in the Park and Coriolanus at Shakespeare in the Parking Lot.

OnceBernard B Jacobs TheatreGeneral Rush: based on availability, a limited number of $34.50 weekday tickets and $39.50 weekend tickets are sold each day when the box office opens at 10am Monday-Saturday, 12pm Sunday.
Love Goes To PressMint TheaterCheap Tix: Around 10 tickets per night are offered at half off ($27.50), book ahead online. 1 per customer.
The Best ManSchoenfeld TheatreStudent Rush: $31.50 tickets available subject to availability when the box office opens at 10am Monday-Saturday (closed Sunday). 1 per customer.
Porgy and BessRichard Rogers TheatreStudent Rush: $37 tickets available at the box office from 5pm for evening performances, noon for matinees. 1 per customer.
War HorseLincoln Center Theater"Student Rush: $30 tickets available at box office 2 hours prior to performance based on availability.  Free LincTix membership is also available to 21-35 year olds, which allows online booking of a $30 ticket to each show at Lincoln Center."
NewsiesNederlander TheatreLottery Rush: Two and a half hours prior to curtain, patrons can enter a lottery. Winners are chosen two hours prior to performance and can then purchase up to 2 $30 tickets for that day’s performance.
Silence! The MusicalPS122$25 tickets are available online.
MemphisShubert TheatreStudent Rush: A limited number of $29.50 tickets are available when the box office opens at 10am Monday-Saturday and 12pm Sunday.
Rock of AgesHelen Hayes TheatreStudent Rush: $32 tickets available subject to availability when box office opens 10am Monday-Saturday and 12pm Sunday. 2 tickets per customer.
Jersey BoysAugust Wilson TheaterStudent Rush: A limited number of $27 tickets are available at the box office at 10am on the day of the performance. 2 tickets per customer.
HarveyStudio 54Student Rush: Half-price tickets are sold subject to availability at the box office one hour prior to curtain. Limit 1 per customer.
Peter and The StarcatcherBrooks Atkinson TheaterLottery Rush: Takes place 2 hours prior to curtain for $27 tickets on the day of the performance. 1 per customer.
RentNew World StagesLottery Rush: Can be entered 2 hours prior to curtain, 16 tickets available each night for $25 tickets.
Mamma Mia!Winter Garden TheaterStudent Rush: $31.50 tickets available when the box office opens 10am Monday-Saturday and 12pm Sunday. 2 per customer.
End of The RainbowBelasco TheatreGeneral Rush: $31.50 tickets available when the box office opens 10am Monday-Saturday, 12pm Sunday.  2 per customer.
Nice Work If You Can Get ItImperial TheatreStudent Rush: $36.50 tickets available when the box office opens 10am Monday-Friday, or two hours prior to curtain.  1 per customer.
WickedThe Musical Gershwin TheaterLottery Rush: Two and a half hours prior to curtain, a lottery for 28 $26.50 tickets takes place. Limit 2 tickets per customer.
Spider-Man: Turn Off The DarkFoxwoods TheaterGeneral Rush: $39 available on the day of the show when the box office opens 10am Monday-Saturday, 12pm Sunday. 2 per customer.
Mary PoppinsThe New Amsterdam TheaterStudent Rush: $32 tickets sold subject to availability when box office opens, 9am Monday-Saturday, 10am Sunday.
Ghost: The MusicalLunt-Fontanne TheaterLottery Rush: $25 ticket lottery 2 hours prior to curtain.
The Book of MormonEugene O’Neill TheaterLottery Rush: $32 tickets available in lottery 2 hours prior to curtain.
Clybourne ParkWalter Kerr TheaterGeneral Rush: $30 tickets available when box office opens 10am Monday-Saturday, 12pm Sunday.
One Man, Two Guvnors"Music Box Theater "General Rush: $31.50 tickets available when box office opens 10am Monday-Saturday, 12pm Sunday. Student Rush: a limited number of $25 Student Rush tickets will be available  two hours prior to showtime.
Cock"The Duke on 42nd St ""General Rush: a limited number of $30 rush tickets will be available when box office opens before a performance. Two tickets per person, cash only. "
Bring it On: The MusicalSt. James TheatreGeneral Rush: $30 tickets available when the box office opens before every performance. There is a two ticket limit per person, and only cash is accepted.
The Last Smoker in AmericaWestside Theatre -- UpstairsStudent Rush: Tickets available day of performance for $21 with student ID. Limit one tickets per ID. Cash only. $30 under 30: Tickets may be purchased in advance or day of performance with a valid ID indicating age. One ticket per ID
TracesUnion Square Theatre"General Rush: Available for $26.50 two hours before a performance. Limit two tickets per customer "
Sister ActBroadway TheatreGeneral Rush: $26.50 tickets available starting at 10am the day of the performance (or noon on Sunday). Two tickets available per person.
ChicagoAmbassador TheatreGeneral Rush: $36.50 tickets when box office opens, day of performance, except Saturday evenings. Limit two per customer. Student Rush: Available day of performance for $26.50, only when show is sold out
Avenue QNew World StagesGeneral Rush: $26.50 tickets available when box office opens, cash only.
Voca PeopleWestside TheatreStudent Rush: $25 tickets available -- two per valid ID. Available when box office opens, day of performance.
The FantasticksThe Snapple Theater CenterStudent Rush: $36.50 tickets available when the box office opens. Two tickets per valid ID
General Rush: $36.50 tickets when box office opens, day of performance, except Saturday evenings. Limit two per customer.
Student Rush: Available day of performance for $26.50, only when show is sold out