St. James Theatre

St. James Theatre

246 W. 44th St., New York, NY

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Theatre Name Year Named
St. James Theatre 1932
Erlanger's Theatre 1927


  • History:

    The St. James Theatre opened in 1927 as Erlanger's Theatre, named for booking agent Abraham Erlanger. It was renamed the St. James in 1932, after the London theatre of the same name. In 2001, the St. James production of The Producers set box office records for single-day sales, introduced ‘premium’ seating, and won an unprecedented 12 Tonys.

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  • Built: 1927
  • Number of Seats: 1710


Dates Name Title
Jul. 29, 1957 - Jujamcyn Theaters Theatre Owner
unknown - Jul. 29, 1957 Theatre Owner
Jul. 19, 1941 - unknown Select Theatres Corporation Theatre Lessee
Oct. 19, 1936 - Jul. 1, 1941 Boris Said Theatre Lessee
Sep. 1, 1934 - Sep. 1, 1936 Eddie Dowling Theatre Lessee
Jul. 20, 1932 - unknown Vincent Astor Theatre Owner
Jul. 20, 1932 - Sep. 1, 1934 Lodewick Vroom Theatre Operator
Sep. 26, 1927 - Jul. 20, 1932 Erlanger Theatrical Enterprises Theatre Owner

Currently at This Theatre

Playbill Cover - Something Rotten!

Something Rotten!

Opened: 2015-04-22

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