Spend a full hour with the in-house historian, learning about the history of this incredible building as he describes what goes into the creation and performance of a Broadway production like ‘Beauty & The Beast’, ‘Mary Poppins’, ‘Aladdin’ and ‘The Lion King’.
Visit the Prop Studio, where you’ll find treasures untold, getting up close and personal with original props, costumes and set piece for many of your favorite Disney on Broadway musicals.
Discover the unlikely origins of Times Square and hear the rags-to-riches tale of NYC’s theatre. Learn of the legendary Ziegfeld Follies which kick started Broadway production as we know it, not to mention the careers of so many legendary performers. You’ll also visit Sardi’s to see the famous character portraits, learning about the on and off-screen shenanigans of Broadway’s biggest names.
See the most popular cast hangouts and identify the most important theatres—in both a historic sense and from a theatrical and musical standpoint. You’ll hear stories you’ll hardly be able to believe (like how a goat once fell from the roof of one of these very theatres) and get a grasp of just how colossal a Broadway production is; how much blood and sweat goes into every performance and how many people there are behind the scenes and in the wings every time the curtain rises.
Like a theatre director on opening night, you can rest assured that only the best guides to will join the Broadway Insiders team and will have have drawn up the perfect route to showcase the very best of showbiz, combining the magic of Disney and the glamour of Broadway into one epic behind-the-magic adventure
What to expect
- Discover the magic of everyone's favorite Broadway productions with a special guided tour of Disney's landmark New Amsterdam Theatre, led by the in-house historian
- Stop at all the most important theatres and hotspots to learn about the actors, shows and scandals that rocked NYC's theatre district
- Enjoy a hands-on experience of the New Amsterdam Theater's official costume and props section
- Listen to audio clips of performances while standing in the very place where they were performed!
About this Activity
|Price||$72.00 per guest|
|Duration / Session||2 hours|
Cancellation notice must be provided at least 72 hours in advance in order to receive a full refund.