Eugene O'Neill Theatre

Eugene O'Neill Theatre

230 W. 49th St., New York, NY

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Theatre Name Year Named
Eugene O'Neill Theatre 1959
Coronet Theatre 1945
Forrest Theatre 1925


  • History:

    The O’Neill opened, as the Forrest Theatre, in 1925. Named for Edwin Forrest, one of America’s first great classical actors, the theatre was produced by the Shuberts and designed by Herbert J. Krapp. Under new management, the venue became the Coronet Theatre in 1945. In 1959, it was renamed in honor of playwright Eugene O’Neill, who died six years prior.

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  • Built: 1925
  • Number of Seats: 1108

Currently at This Theatre

Playbill Cover - The Book of Mormon

The Book of Mormon

Opened: 2011-03-24

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