Shubert Theatre

Shubert Theatre

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

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Theatre Name Year Named
Shubert Theatre 1913

Notes

  • History:

    Producing team Lee and J.J. Shubert opened the Shubert Theatre, named for their late brother Sam, in 1913. Its rear pathway, intended as a fire exit and private loading zone, became known as Shubert Alley, a legendary Broadway thoroughfare and gathering place. The Shubert made history from 1975 to 1990 with A Chorus Line, whose 6,137-performance run became the longest-running Broadway show of the time.

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  • Built: 1913
  • Number of Seats: 1468

Owners

Dates Name Title
1973 - The Shubert Organization, Inc. Theatre Owner
Oct. 20, 1931 - 1973 The Shubert Organization Theatre Owner
1924 - Oct. 20, 1931 Shubert Theatre Corporation Theatre Owner
Feb. 11, 1921 - 1924 Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.) Theatre Owner

Currently at This Theatre

Playbill Cover - Matilda The Musical

Matilda The Musical

Opened: 2013-04-11

 
Previous Shows at this Theatre
 
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