Majestic Theatre

Majestic Theatre

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

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Theatre Name Year Named
Majestic Theatre 1927


  • History:

    The Majestic Theatre opened in 1927, the sixth and last theatre built for the Chanin brothers. Designed by Herbert J. Krapp, it remains among the largest of the Broadway theatres. Since 1988, the Majestic has housed The Phantom of the Opera, which surpassed Cats in 2006 to become the longest-running Broadway show in history.

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  • Built: 1927
  • Number of Seats: 1609


Dates Name Title
1973 - The Shubert Organization, Inc. Theatre Owner/Operator
Nov. 23, 1936 - 1973 Magoro Corporation Theatre Owner/Operator
November, 1927 - Nov. 23, 1936 Royma Corporation Theatre Owner/Operator
Mar. 28, 1927 - November, 1927 Henry Chanin Theatre Owner/Operator
Mar. 28, 1927 - November, 1927 Irwin Chanin Theatre Owner/Operator

Currently at This Theatre

Playbill Cover - The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera

Opened: 1988-01-26

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