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New Victory Theater

209 West 42nd Street, between Seventh and Eighth Avenues, New York City, NY 10036
+1 646-223-3010
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Where the Love of Theater Begins

The New Victory Theater offers excellent performances for children. This is the third year I have... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2015
LauraBarrett66
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Jackson Heights, NY
Decent Theater of 42 Street but the seats are too close together

THere are a number of shoes directed at children and have been here twice with grandchildren. the... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2015
Allan S
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New York City, New York
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The New Victory Theater is New York City’s first and only full-time performing arts theater for kids and their families and classmates. The New Victory Theater seeks out sophisticated, thought-provoking professional productions from both around the globe and close to home. Tickets to the public cost an average of $18, with seats available for as little as $14. Free locker storage and booster seats are available for all performances.
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  • Average9%
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209 West 42nd Street, between Seventh and Eighth Avenues, New York City, NY 10036
Midtown
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+1 646-223-3010
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Reviewed 11 October 2015

The New Victory Theater offers excellent performances for children. This is the third year I have attended performances with my grandson who is now 8. Today we saw Robin Hood which was wonderful for all. It was an excellent performance by the Seattle Children's Theater....More

Thank LauraBarrett66
Reviewed 13 August 2015

THere are a number of shoes directed at children and have been here twice with grandchildren. the seats fit them fine but for adults whose rears are larger it is a tight squeeze. It seems that the entry ways in and out are a bit...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 6 May 2015

Very well organized, clean, excellent accoustic, everywhere you are seated you can see all, professional staff. They offer "boosters" to seat the children, if necessary.

Thank Marcelo S
Reviewed 27 April 2015

The theater is located on 42nd Street and their shows are excellent for kids and adults. Our granddaughters loved both Catch Me and Cambuyon. The staff at the theater is welcoming and helpful. The show is presented without an intermission and it is just the...More

Thank nanag1
Reviewed 12 April 2015

We recently saw the show "Catch Me" at the New Victory Theater. I was able to get seats a week out, they were the last ones left, other than random seats here and there. So glad, my granddaughters, daughter, and I thoroughly enjoyed the show....More

Thank grandmakate
Reviewed 24 February 2015

The New Victory Theater near Times Square at 42nd & 7th is a beautifully maintained building dedicated to live productions aimed at children and teens. The current show "Cambuyon" is an entertaining combination of dance, drums and rhythemic vocals that kept our 3 generation family...More

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 21 September 2014 via mobile

The new victory theatre is a very special theatre. It curates the best entertainment from around the world geared to a younger audience and brings them to their NYC stage right in Times Square. The curation is very eclectic and we have never seen a...More

Thank Katrin S
Reviewed 22 April 2014

We just walked there because we were informed that this very nice and old theater is having program for families. So we went there late afternoon just by curiousity and promptly were invited to see probing artistics from Australia and gave their final rehearsal. Our...More

Thank deskSX
Reviewed 8 March 2014

Three little birds.Very nice play for young kids.Great way to introduce children to the arts.Theater was comfortable.

Thank Norman L
Reviewed 16 September 2013

The theatre offers a lot of alternatives in terms of the shows types for the kids. In general, it is a hit or miss. Some shows were really good, others were quite the opposite. F.e., 'Fragile' while very short was a very good show for...More

Thank lovenewyork1993
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