Venue Details

65 Star Starred
The Laurie Beechman Theatre
In the basement of The West Bank Cafe 407 West 42nd Street New York City, NY 10036
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Member Tips

Goldstar Member
Not that good
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Found parking one block away
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Amazing burgers!
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Diane Pollack
There is a $15 drink/ eat minimum per person
info Feb 22 2010 star this tip starred
Good food and drinks
info Feb 19 2013 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

24 ratings
3.5 average rating
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21 events
15 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 16 2013

Loved it nice and funny show

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6 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 12 2009

Show was a LOT of fun. It's a really interesting place, def something new! I went with my girl friend and we both LOVED it! would def refer the show to my friends. The... continued

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4 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 14 2009

The performance was just ok and not worth standing in a long line and paying extra $15 per person for a table charge. The small room was packed. The juggler was funny and yoga guy and a sword lady were good.

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Le Scandal is the rock star of burlesque! … with lines winding outside the door and an excitable crowd." —__New York __Magazine* *