What’s a theatre lover hopelessly lost in Lower East Side to do? A timely deus ex machina never hurt. Your deliverer? A local theatre geek who just happens to be a licensed guide. The denouement? An informed introduction to one of NYC’s vital off-Broadway scenes!
90 minutes and one-half mile of leisurely exploration awaits. Discover legendary venues such as The Gene Frankel Theatre, New York Theatre Workshop, and LaMama. Learn about the Yiddish influences on LES theatre, and visit the Yiddish Theatrical Star Walk of Fame. Get the scoop on the prominent indie theatre scene and festivals, and hear stories about NYC’s acclaimed “Shakespeare in the Park” productions.
You’ll even have the opportunity to join in a few musical renditions with your host, so better get those vocal chords warmed up, because the show must go on! Tralalala!
Note: The tour is about 1/2 mile in length. Comfortable walking shoes are highly recommended! Please note that you will not go inside any of the equity or non-equity theatres due to union restrictions however the vendor will entertain you with backstage stories and personal experiences.
Please note children 10 and under are free!
What to expect
- Get to know the Lower East Side’s theatre scene with licensed theatre guide
- Learn about the Yiddish and Indie theatre scene prevalent in the LES
- Visit various prominent theatre venues such as The New York Theatre Workshop
- Stretch your legs with a fun social walk that includes group renditions of various musical hits
About this Activity
|Price||$35.00 per guest|
|Duration / Session||90 min|
There are no refunds; all sales are final.