Imperial Theatre

Imperial Theatre

249 W. 45th St., New York, NY

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Theatre Name Year Named
Imperial Theatre 1923


  • History:

    Built in 1923 under architect Herbert J. Krapp, the Imperial Theatre was designed specifically for musicals, and it became the fiftieth Shubert-owned theatre. In its long history, the Imperial has hosted a series of historic musicals, including 5,000 performances of the 16-year run of Les Miserables.

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  • Built: 1923
  • Number of Seats: 1435


Dates Name Title
1973 - The Shubert Organization, Inc. Theatre Owner
Oct. 20, 1931 - 1973 Theatre Owner
1924 - Oct. 20, 1931 Shubert Theatre Corporation Theatre Owner
Dec. 25, 1923 - 1924 Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.) Theatre Owner

Currently at This Theatre

Playbill Cover - Les Misérables

Les Misérables

Opened: 2014-03-23

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