The Vivian Beaumont Theater opened in 1965 and has been through several managements and periods of inactivity in following years. In 1985, Lincoln Center Theater acquired the venue and it has been under its operations ever since under the direction of André Bishop and Bernard Gersten.
In 1996 the theater underwent an $8 million renovation that improved its acoustics, increased handicap access and upgraded the building’s infrastructure.
Other notesHandicap AccessibleYesHearing AssistanceYesCapacity1105
- A wheelchair accessible restroom is located on the lobby level. Additional restrooms and concessions are also located in on the lobby level. Lockers are also located on the lobby level.
- There are steps to enter the theatre. A wheelchair accessible entrance with an elevator is located in the West 65th Street parking garage.
- Air Conditioned
- Wheelchair Seating Available
- Assisted listening system available