New York is an expensive city to travel to. If you are interested in musicals, you want to know all of the tips to find cheap Broadway tickets with a tight budget. Because the normal price for most musicals is over $150. When I’ve been to New York a few years ago, I found ways to see famous Broadway musicals at affordable prices. I got each ticket for around $30 for Wicked(in-person lottery ticket), The Chicago(rush ticket), and The lion king(online lottery ticket). On the first try, I got a chance to see these world-famous Broadway musicals at a special price! Here are tips to get cheap Broadway tickets for $30.
1️⃣ Rush ticket
Rush ticket is usually sold on the morning of the day that the musical is performed. You have to visit the theater box office in person to purchase it. Rush tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis. The locations of seats are determined by the box office. Many rush tickets provide seats that have quite a clear view to enjoy musical enough.
👉 What do keep in mind about the Rush ticket?
Here is the website where you can see prices, how to buy discounted tickets and how many tickets they sell for famous Broadway musicals in New York.
2️⃣ Buy a discounted ticket at the TKTS booth
TKTS booths are run by a non-profit organization called TDF (Theatre Development Fund) which has supported bringing the performing arts to everyone since 1968. It sells tickets on the day of the performance only which is held day time and night time. There are 2 TKTS ticket stands in New York.
👉 What do keep in mind when buying a discounted ticket at the TKTS booth?
3️⃣ Lottery ticket(In-person / Online)
Applying for a lottery ticket is a great way to see a famous broadway musical in New York at a special price. But not all musicals sell lottery tickets. but still, you can find many great musicals selling lottery tickets like The lion king, Wicked, Aladdin, and so on. Don’t forget this - In New York, you can get lots of chances to enjoy its various cultural event if you want! So who knows if you can have luck?
👉 What do keep in mind to get a lottery ticket?(In-person/ Online)
4️⃣ NYC Broadway Week
Without a doubt, New York is the city that offers the most dynamic and cultural experience in the world. Every Sep, In the city, NYC Broadway Week has been held. You can get two tickets for the price of one for famous musicals like Wicked, The lion king and so on! In 2022, NYC Broadway Week will be held from September 6-25. The list of shows will be announced on August 16, when tickets go on sale. You can see the list and make a reservation with the promotion code below the website.
PS. If you are a student, recommend bringing your student card and asking the ticket box before your purchase the ticket. The above ways to get a ticket already offer discount rates, but just in case, ask if there is a student discount rate and compare them to which one is the best choice for you!
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1️⃣ The Lion King
5️⃣ The phantom of the opera
If you want to see more information about Broadway musicals in New York, check this website.
If you are traveling in New York, always keep in mind that the city is full of opportunities to enjoy music. One of the famous free concerts is “Broadway in Bryant” which has been held every summer in Bryant park by 106.7 LITE FM. During summer, they bring the best Broadway musicals for free to people! So hundreds of people visit the park to enjoy their lunch with music! On 2022 summer, The Lion King, Aladdin, Phantom of the Opera, Chicago, Wicked, Moulin Rouge and so many musicals are waiting for you!
👉 You can see the information about the schedule 👉
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