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Lyric Theatre

214 W 43rd St, New York City, NY 10036-3912
+1 212-556-4765
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214 W 43rd St, New York City, NY 10036-3912
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"harry potter"
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"singing and dancing"
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"coat room"
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"great place to see a show"
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This theater is very nice, really beautiful and plenty of bathroom access (although the line can be VERY long during intermission.) We had balcony seats, and I'm short (5'2") and I did have trouble seeing the center of the stage because of the way the...More

Thank 13Narya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we went to see harry potter and it is in the newly renovated lyric theater. they must have spent a fortune redoing the old theater to make it part of the show. amazing place . not one of the very big theaters.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't want to reveal any secrets of the Cursed Child all I have to say is they totally renovated the Lyric theater for the Cursed Child and it was totally worth the wait. The theatre staff handled the crowds well, for refreshments, security checks...More

Thank mariard
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lyric has been refurbished for its new show Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. It is beautifully decorated with stars, moons, a patronus coat room and so much more. We were in the first row of the dress circle and the seats were amazing....More

Thank dragonhmc
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got premium tickets for Harry Potter with access to the ATG Lounge (they were the only tickets available), and they were definitely worth the extra cost! The beautiful, semi-private lounge with complementary drinks and snacks and private bathrooms made what was already an unforgettable...More

Thank faithdaisy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are lucky enough to score a ticket to this fabulous show, grab it. The autobiographical story and Bruce's commitment to his craft makes for a fantastic evening. It was better than a dream to see him sing, play the guitar, harmonica and piano...More

Thank BrooklynBubbe
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The stunningly transfigured theater plays host to a transcendent display of sorcery and playful delight. What a stupendous show, and orchestrated so wonderfully that we were on the edge of our seats for over 5 hours! We made a day trip to NYC just to...More

Thank FociFutsal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To produce a perfect patronus, the only weapon against the dementors - It was five and a half hours of pure Harry Potter BLISS, starting from 2-4:45pm and 7:30-9:45pm. I was in Times Square for only one day and absolutely had to catch the show....More

Thank Rokugatsu
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

This theatre was our first experience of a show on Broadway and it is an exceptional place to see a show. The theatre has been recently refurbished to incorporate the new long-running Harry Potter and the Cursed Child play (which is phenomenal and a must-see)....More

Thank harkinchris
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

I brought my teen daughter to visit NYC to see part 1 and 2 of Harry Potter - which was playing at the Lyric Theater. We stayed close by at the Casablanca - which was about a block away. This was an excellent theater to...More

Thank ReadingWriter
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rutherich96
26 June 2018|
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Response from faithdaisy | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion, there's not a bad seat in the house! It's a spectacular show and any seat will be a good one!
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Donnalee1960
10 May 2018|
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Response from NyLynne | Reviewed this property |
I don't know from personal experience but they check bags and allowed cell phones so I assume a laptop would be allowed as well. It will have to be turned off and they won't allow any recording or photos..
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