At a glance
The Al Hirschfeld Theatre
302 West 45th Street
Between 8th Avenue & 9th Avenue
At the theatre
When you arrive
Your safety is our highest concern. Doors will open approximately 40 minutes prior to show time, so please arrive early and leave plenty of time for security screening, which includes walk-through metal detectors and bag inspections. Firearms or weapons of any kind are strictly prohibited inside the theatre, regardless of any licenses or permits.
Where are your seats?
All Orchestra seats are located on the main floor of the theatre. Mezzanine seats are located up one flight of stairs, followed by a few additional steps to reach the Mezzanine seating area. Please be aware that the Al Hirschfeld Theatre does not have an elevator. However, all staircases have handrails.
What to wear?
While some theatregoers do get dressed up for their visit to our theatres, you are welcome to wear what makes you most comfortable. Keep in mind that our theatres are kept cool year-round, so you may want to bring a sweater.
Connect to the internet using the network -Al_Hirschfeld_Theatre_Free_Wifi- for better service within the theatre.
Drinks and snacks
As you’re getting settled, please visit either of our bars (one on each level) to enjoy a drink or snack, which you are welcome to take to your seat.
The Ladies’ restroom is located one flight down from the Orchestra level, and the Men’s restroom is on the Mezzanine level. The accessible restroom is located on the Orchestra level. Gender diversity is welcome here. We encourage you to use the restroom that best fits your gender identity or expression.
If you have a bag or large coat, we’d be happy to check it for you. Our coat check is one flight down from the Orchestra level. The charge is $3 per item.
Take home something to remember
Visit one of the merchandise booths, one on each level, to take home a souvenir from the show.↑ back to the top
The Al Hirschfeld Theatre provides wheelchair-accessible seating on the Orchestra level of the theatre for all performances for patrons who use wheelchairs and their companions. There are no steps leading into the Orchestra level of the theatre from the sidewalk. There are steps to access seating on other levels of the theatre. Pricing for wheelchair-accessible seats on the Orchestra level varies so as to capture the range of prices available throughout the theatre.
If you have any questions about accessible seating or other accommodations prior to purchasing tickets, please contact Jujamcyn Customer Service at (212) 840-0479 or [email protected].
Accessibility by seating section
Seating is accessible to all parts of the Orchestra without steps. There are no steps to the designated wheelchair seating locations. Wheelchair seating is in the Orchestra only.
Located on the 2nd level: up 20 steps from the Orchestra. There is an additional 7 steps up from the Mezzanine lobby to the Mezzanine entrance (located behind row D), and an additional 28 steps up to the remainder of the Mezzanine.
Please Note: On the Mezzanine level, there are approximately 2 steps up/down per row.
For information, please call: (212) 912-9770 or visit tdf.org.
Performances for people with hearing loss
For information, please call: (212) 912-9770 or visit www.tdf.org.
The Al Hirschfeld Theatre offers D-Scriptive devices for the blind, I-Caption devices for the deaf, infrared headsets to enhance sound and dialogue, and audio induction neck loops for those who have a “T” switch on their hearing aid or cochlear implant. If an assistive device would help you enjoy the show, please visit the headset booth on the Orchestra level. There is no charge, but a valid photo ID is required as a deposit.
There is an accessible restroom located on the main level.↑ back to the top