Frequently Asked Questions

Please note that any or all information here may change without notice. Check directly with the theatre for updates when booking your show.

How big is the Richard Rodgers Theatre?

The theatre holds around 1,319 people seated, with a few extra standing.

What is the address of the Richard Rodgers Theatre?

226 W 46th St, New York, NY 10036.

What types of events are held at the Richard Rodgers Theatre?

The Richard Rodgers Theatre specializes in stage plays and hit musicals.

Is there any age restriction for shows at Richard Rodgers Theatre?

The Richard Rodgers Theatre doesn’t allow entry to children under five (5).

What food and drink options are there at Richard Rodgers Theatre?

There are three bars at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, selling alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages and snacks. Two are in the main lobby and another on the mezzanine level. The bars are open during intermission and 30 minutes before the performance begins.

What is the parking situation around Richard Rodgers Theatre?

You can’t park on the street unless you have a valid permit, but there are many paid parking options around Richard Rodgers Theatre. Please see our Parking page for suggestions and transit alternatives.

Is the venue wheelchair accessible?

Yes, Richard Rodgers Theatre is fully accessible, with step-free designated seats.
Bathrooms are on the ground floor and many optional facilities are available, such as headsets for assisted hearing and captioning devices.

Can I bring a bag or backpack into Richard Rodgers Theatre?

You may bring bags in, but they must fit under your seat or on your lap. No large luggage or backpacks are allowed and there are no bag storage facilities.

Are there any prohibited items?

Yes. Richard Rodgers Theatre prohibits any items that the management deem to be illegal, dangerous or offensive. This includes recording equipment, alcohol and anything that could be used as a weapon. Please consult our Rules page for full details.

What time should I get to the Richard Rodgers Theatre?

Doors open 30 minutes before the performance starts. You should get there at least 15 minutes before curtain up to allow time for security screening.

How can I get tickets for a Richard Rodgers Theatre show?

We recommend obtaining your tickets online, using our Ticket Squeeze authorized ticket system. See our Ticket Information page for full details.

How long has the Richard Rodgers Theatre been in New York City?

The theatre first opened in 1924.