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Circle In The Square Theatre

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Address: 1633 Broadway, New York City, NY
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"In Transit" on broadway show. Show that gets you going.

A great venue musical theatre. Seats amazing which are enclosed within the stage. You feel the action and see the whole stage. You experience from every angle. Seats are very... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A great venue musical theatre. Seats amazing which are enclosed within the stage. You feel the action and see the whole stage. You experience from every angle. Seats are very close to each other in exchange for being close to the stage. The musical act was great, creating NYC stories that New Yorkers can relate to and to create a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were looking for something to do on a Saturday afternoon. Wow! In Transit was absolutely fantastic. The quality of the cast was terrific and the story line about life in NYC was so at realistic. We laughed and laughed for the full 90 minutes. No intermission was quite cool! Plenty of momentum throughout the play. We met Nicholas Ward... More 

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Gustine, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Smaller theater which creates a wonderful, intimate setting for a show. We saw In Transit here. It was phenomenal! It's an all a capella show with the only instruments being the actors voices and one actor that beat boxes. The storyline is great with a very talented cast. Would see this show again if I could. Everyone had amazing voices!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First A Cappella Production on Broadway! It was amazing. You understand the daily struggles of the characters and just wanted to hug them for sorrow or achievements. Amazing little theater, not a bad seat in the place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for a show to see while our college aged kids were home for the holidays, and a friend recommended "In Transit." We are so glad she did! It was amazing!! Anyone who has ever ridden the MTA will relate to so many of the "everyday" things that you only experience on the subway in New York City.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The music is beautiful, the story is very realistic, the beatboxing was amazing, the actors were so talented and the sets were unique and very creative. The theater is the perfect setting for this show. So glad I saw it. My whole family loved it. I wanna see it again!

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow! What a great show!! Best costume on all of Broadway is the Subway Diva. (Seriously!) The writing is clever, and the songs are catchy. I walked out of the theater humming the songs -- in fact, I'm singing to myself even now! I can't wait for cast recording!! NOTE: if you're from out of town, take a subway ride... More 

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Jackson, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you live in or love NYC, this show is for you. Wonderful singing, terrific story line and you can see well from ANY seat. Not your typical broadway show with the big orchestra and the over the top staging, but this show is every bit as effective in it's delivery. It's New York all the way - fun and... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a New Yorker, you must see this. As a fan of musicals, you must see this. As someone who's navigating all of the bumps & turns in this wonderful tragedy we call life? You must see this. Then tell your friends to see it. And so on. And so on. Truly imaginative, great storytelling, great set design, and a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful and smart production, great music and talented singers. The set is super fun, creative and the venue is cozy, a "U" shaped stage that makes any seat - a great seat. Once you get over the owe and amazement with the A Cappella form, the musical carries itself on a few story lines that are so NYC and... More 

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