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Slave Play Tickets

Jeremy O. Harris’ acclaimed work sheds light on race, gender and equality.

This show is closed.

Performances ended on Jan. 23, 2022.

About the Show

2 hours, with no intermission.
Recommended for ages 17 and up.
Contains nudity, sexual content, simulated sexual violence, and racially violent language.
Latecomers are seated at the discretion of management.
Previews: Nov 23, 2021 • Opening: Dec 2, 2021 • Closing: Jan 23, 2022


Jeremy O. Harris’ Slave Play, the acclaimed production that “reimagines the possibilities of what theater can give us” (The New York Times) is returning to Broadway for a limited engagement beginning November 23. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience the groundbreaking play that rips open history at the intersection of race, love, sex, and sexuality in 21st-century America.

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Know Before You Go

Written by Jeremy O. Harris, “one of the most promising playwrights of his generation” (Vogue), this “dazzling mix of satire and psychodrama” (The New York Times) is directed by two-time NAACP and OBIE Award winner Robert O’Hara.


August Wilson Theatre
245 West 52nd Street
New York, NY 10019
Hearing Assistance
Assisted listening devices are available. An ID is required as a deposit.
Wheelchair Access
The theater is not completely wheelchair accessible. Stair lift provides access to the Orchestra level.
Elevators and Escalators
This theater does not have elevators or escalators. A stair lift provides accessible entrance to the Orchestra level.
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