Marquis Theatre

Marquis Theatre

1535 Broadway, New York, NY

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Theatre Name Year Named
Marquis Theatre 1986


  • History:

    The Marquis Theatre, designed by John C. Portman, Jr., opened in the heart of Times Square in 1986. Its development forced the demolition of five theatre houses — the Astor, the original Helen Hayes, the Morosco, the Bijou, and the Gaiety — and faced protests and criticism. Nonetheless, the modern, high-tech theatre has become a Broadway favorite for musical productions.

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  • Built: 1986
  • Number of Seats: 1615


Dates Name Title
Jul. 9, 1986 - Times Square Hotel Company Theatre Owner
Jul. 9, 1986 - The Nederlander Organization Theatre Lessee

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Playbill Cover - On Your Feet!

On Your Feet!

Opened: 2015-11-05

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