Ethel Barrymore Theatre

243 West 47th Street
New York, NY 10036
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About the Venue

The Ethel Barrymore Theatre is the only theater left that was built for actors and performers affiliated with Lee and J.J. Shubert. It was created in honor of the tremendously popular actress Ethel Barrymore, who premiered in the production The Kingdom of God.

The theater was designed by Herbert J. Krapp with an exterior in the fashion of Roman public baths and a two-story terracotta grillwork screen.


Bar located in the theater Lower Lounge where refreshments may be purchased. The bar begins serving patrons 30 minutes before the performance begins.

Know Before You Go

There are no steps into the theater.
Water Fountain
In Lobby accessible at 36"
Elevators and Escalators
This theater does not have elevators or escalators.
Wheelchair Access
5 Wheelchair seats, 11 Aisle Transfer Arms, 26 Companion Seats
One (unisex) wheelchair accessible restroom on the Main Floor with no steps. Non-accessible restrooms are located down 2 flights of stairs.
Accessible Seating
Theater is not completely wheelchair accessible. There are no steps into the theater.
Coat Check
This theater does not provide coat check.

Now Playing

Our Town

Jim Parsons stars in Kenny Leon's new production of Thornton Wilder's classic play.

from $76.55
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