Helen Hayes Theatre

240 West 44th Street New York NY 10036
4.7 by 138 members
Helen Hayes Theatre 4.7 out of 5 138

About Helen Hayes Theatre

The Helen Hayes Theatre has had a number of names. It opened as the Winthrop Ames in 1912. Later names included the Little, Anne Nichols’ Little, Times Hall and finally, in 1983, the Helen Hayes Theatre. Because of its small size, this theatre, now owned and operated Martin Markinson & Donald Tick, has been ideal for intimate shows.

Recent tenants: The Smell of the Kill; By Jeeves; George Gershwin Alone; Dirty Blonde; Getting and Spending; Colin Quinn-An Irish Wake; Band in Berlin; Might Must Fall; Epic Proportions; The Last Night of Ballyhoo, (Tony, Best Play); Rob Becker’s Defending the Caveman; Joan Rivers in Sally Marr and Her Escorts; Lynn Redgrave’s Shakespeare For My Father; Prelude to a Kiss; Artist Descending a Staircase; Romance, Romance; The Nerd; Corpse!; Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song Trilogy( Tony’s Best Play and Best Actor).

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Diliana Nikolova
This show is totally awesome! I don't remember when I was laughing that hard! The adrenaline is super high! Great script, great performance! Been bragging about it since!
Rock of Ages info Jul 17 2014 star this tip starred
applepie
We ate dinner at Becco, Lydia Bastianich's place, it was okay. Thought it would be better but it was just o-kay. But they do have unlimited hand made pasta dinner for $22 something which includes an app of salad or antipasti. If you want super delicious pasta, go to Babbo. That place is awesome.
Rock of Ages dining Apr 03 2014 star this tip starred
Steven Feinstein
You can park right down the block from the theatre on 44th just west of 8th. $28
Rock of Ages travel Mar 31 2014 star this tip starred
Steven Feinstein
They don't start seating until less than a half hour before the curtain so don't get there too early or you'll be standing in a line. There is no reason to do that.
Rock of Ages info Mar 31 2014 star this tip starred
Flo McManus Piro
My husband and I ate at a local bar, during happy hour. We had appetizers and beers, and then went on to the show.
Rock of Ages dining Jan 24 2014 star this tip starred
Flo McManus Piro
The weather was a lttle on the cool side.. I wore a lite winter jacket.
Rock of Ages dress Jan 24 2014 star this tip starred
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