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Delacorte Theater

81 Central Park West, New York City, NY 10023
+1 212-539-8500
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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81 Central Park West, New York City, NY 10023
Manhattan
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This summer, I saw Othello at the Delacorte Theatre in Central Park. It was an absolutely fabulous performance in an absolutely ideal setting. We had a cool summer evening - meaning not hot - to enjoy this magnificent performance. I had y tickets waiting for...More

Thank Cynthia F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shakespeare in the Park at the Delacorte is one of my favorite things to do in the summer. This summer we saw Othello which we didn’t care for, a rarity. But still a fun experience.

1  Thank USCKaboom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Magical! Amazing! It did require giving up a morning to wait for tickets. We arrived around 9:30 and had to wait until noon. Once they start distributing tickets the line moves quickly. One of the most enchanting things we did on our visit, but we...More

1  Thank runningthesh0w
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw the Public Theater's production of Othello last night in Central Park. It was a beautiful night to enjoy free Shakespeare in the park. New Yorkers are so lucky to have the opportunity to see great theater every summer of free. The performance was...More

Thank Peter F
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Reviewed June 2, 2018

As always, attending a summer play here is a treat. Too bad the play was horrible. No matter - the surroundings are great and so much fun. Comfortable seats, good concessions, and very attentive staff.

Thank AbTrAr
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Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

That's one thing to strike off your bucket list. There's nothing like it, really. First, it's a FREE show with amazing performers and scenes. Second, it's under the stars in one of the most famous parks in the world. I arrived at around 5pm for...More

Thank ElizabethKayN
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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Waiting on line for tickets to see free Shakespeare in the park is oddly satisfying. At first, if you decide to schlep up to the entrance of the park at the crack of dawn, you may mumble to yourself and question your sanity. Once there...More

Thank Mary M
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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

The Central Park theater that Shakespeare plays are out on as well as others. It seats about 1800. And is a delightful get. Shows are free but you need to get tux early. A real ny happening

Thank Allan S
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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

First Julius Caesar and now midsummer night. Both fun. Public theater does a great job in producing Shakespeare and bringing a 21st century view to a 16th play. The sets in both were also excellent

Thank Marilyn A
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Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

This theater is inside Central Park. Nearest subway is 81st Natural Museum Train B &C. I watch "Midnight Summer Dream". Have to wait for the ticket in the afternoon, i arrived there at 11 am, and line wasnt that long (maybe because a bit rain...More

1  Thank Anggie P
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Charlieherde
July 11, 2018|
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Response from runningthesh0w | Reviewed this property |
There is parking along the street, but not many spaces. There is a subway station right at the entrance.
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Barbara F
June 16, 2018|
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Response from runningthesh0w | Reviewed this property |
Should be their - posting quickly :)
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Barbara F
June 16, 2018|
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I'm asking the question. Is there information regarding as seating chart of the Delacorte Theatre in Central Park, New York City.
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