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About Neil Simon Theatre

Located in New York, New York, Neil Simon Theatre is a theater that first opened its doors in 1927. Currently, it’s under the ownership of Nederlander Organization.

Neil Simon Theatre Seating

Neil Simon Theatre has a total capacity of 1,467. However, this figure can vary for events with unique venue configurations.

Before the venue was named Neil Simon Theatre, it was also known as Alvin Theatre.

Events at Neil Simon Theatre

Neil Simon Theatre is the hub for several events. The venue serves as the stage for theater, concert and children / family events, in addition to hosting other functions.

Getting into Neil Simon Theatre

Want to ensure a smooth entry to Neil Simon Theatre? We've got you covered! From security to accessibility, we've compiled all the info you need for a hassle-free arrival.

Security at Neil Simon Theatre

Security at Neil Simon Theatre is taken very seriously. All guests are required to go through security checks before entering the venue. Typically, security checkpoints tend to get longer as you get closer to the start time of the event. We recommend planning ahead so you don’t miss anything. Please note that Neil Simon Theatre has a strict bag policy.

Neil Simon Theatre Bag Policy & Prohibited Items

You can bring backpacks and smaller bags that fit comfortably in your seat. Larger items, such as luggage or shopping bags that don't fit comfortably in your seat, are prohibited. Expect a brief bag inspection. Remember that the theatre has limited legroom, so it's important to consider both leg space and your bag size.

What to Bring to Neil Simon Theatre

When you come to an event at Neil Simon Theatre, please make sure to bring your ticket and a valid ID, especially if you want to purchase alcohol. We recommend bringing a credit or debit card and also a little cash. Because this is an indoor venue, weather is often not a factor. However, as it is climate-controlled, it might be worth bringing a light jacket just in case it gets a little chilly inside.

Is Neil Simon Theatre ADA Accessible?

Neil Simon Theatre is committed to providing a comfortable experience for all guests. Assistive listening is available, and so is sensory accessibility. The venue is ADA compliant, too. Typically, Neil Simon Theatre has special seating and preferred entry gates for these patrons. Be sure to check the policy for your specific event for more information.

Neil Simon Theatre Experience

Your experience at Neil Simon Theatre extends beyond the event itself. Discover delicious food and drinks, convenient transportation options, and more to create an unforgettable memory.

Food and Beverage at Neil Simon Theatre

Plenty of concessions are available at Neil Simon Theatre. Non-alcoholic beverages are served as well as alcoholic beverages including but not limited to beer, hard seltzer, liquor, mixed drinks and wine.

Payment Methods Accepted at Neil Simon Theatre

Neil Simon Theatre primarily operates on a cashless basis. This implies that while some vendors may still accept cash, most onsite purchases are done with digital wallets or debit and credit cards. Although Neil Simon Theatre accepts most credit cards (such as Visa and Mastercard), it is prudent to carry a small amount of cash for tipping and for the few vendors that might accept it inside and outside the venue.

How to Get to Neil Simon Theatre

Neil Simon Theatre is located at 250 West 52nd Street, New York, New York, 10019. We've got you covered with all the options to get there, from public transportation to convenient rideshares.

Neil Simon Theatre Parking Details

Neil Simon Theatre has plenty of parking options nearby. Many event-goers will utilize onsite parking, while others will use nearby public parking. Parking prices can range depending on where you decide to park and may even be free for some events. We have outlined some of the closest parking options for Neil Simon Theatre visitors. They are 1675 Broadway Garage, Aro parking garage, MPG Parking- MP West 52, MPG Parking and City Parking.

How Early Should I Get to Neil Simon Theatre?

Arrival times may vary depending on the event, but we recommend arriving at the venue about an hour before the scheduled start time. This gives you some breathing room in case of traffic congestion, parking difficulties, visits to the merchandise store, or if you want to grab some food and drinks before the event starts.

Rideshare Drop-off and Pickup Location

At Neil Simon Theatre, there are specific pick-up locations for rideshare users. You’ll find the designated pick-up spots at 250 West 52nd Street, at the theatre's main entrance. Using rideshare to attend an event is a great option because it eliminates the stress of finding parking, which can often be scarce and expensive. Additionally, ridesharing promotes safety by providing reliable transportation if you plan on drinking alcohol during your visit.

Closest Bus Stop to Neil Simon Theatre

For a budget-friendly option, the nearest bus stop is located at 8 Avenue & West 52 Street. This bus station is located 0.3 mi from the venue.

Closest Train Stop to Neil Simon Theatre

You can find the nearest train/metro station at 7th Av Station (MTA). One of the biggest benefits of taking the train is that it is rarely late, and you never have to deal with unforeseen traffic or parking issues.

Neil Simon Theatre Surrounding Area

A stone’s throw away from Neil Simon Theatre, a variety of restaurants await, serving everything from local specialties to global dishes. Whether you’re in the mood for a fast snack before the event or a gourmet meal, there’s a choice for every taste. The vicinity also features a selection of hotels, providing a handy option for guests from out of town. With everything from high-end lodgings to economical choices, there’s a suitable resting place for every traveler.

Nearby Restaurants to Neil Simon Theatre

Neil Simon Theatre is surrounded by great restaurants and bars ready for any pre-event or post-event activities. Here are the top rated bars and/or restaurants close to the venue: Connolly's, American Girl Place New York, TAO Uptown, Carmine's and Blue Fin.

From the time of its construction in 1927 until 1983, the theater at 250 West 52nd Street was known simply as the Alvin. The name was changed to pay tribute to prolific playwright Neil Simon, whose Brighton Beach Memoirs, Biloxi Blues and Jake’s Women all had successful runs at the theater. Lucille Ball’s first Broadway show, Wildcat, was shown here in the ’60s, while Broadway hits like The Music Man, Hairspray and Cats have kept the place buzzing since the 2000s.

For those who drive into the city, the Bright Management parking garage is less than a quarter-mile away at 354 West 52nd Street. The theater is situated between Broadway and 8th Avenue, with the closest subway station being 50th Street. To get there, visitors have the option of taking the C, E, 1 or 9 trains.

There’s no dress code at the Neil Simon Theatre, but guests are advised to wear something that’s appropriate and comfortable—the theater can get chilly during the summer. There’s no coat check, but jackets and bags can be placed under chairs. It’s a good idea to arrive early; latecomers will be held back for the first 20 or so minutes of the show. All ticketholders must be 4 years old or older. As for concessions, refreshments can be purchased at bars in the lower lounge, orchestra and mezzanine lobby, but only water is permitted in the auditorium.

FAQs about Neil Simon Theatre

What time do doors open at Neil Simon Theatre?

Doors typically open anywhere between 90 minutes to 2 hours prior to showtime at Neil Simon Theatre. Be sure to check the listing on your ticket as showtimes will vary.

Are VIP Packages or Accessible Seating offered at Neil Simon Theatre?

Neil Simon Theatre VIP seating packages and accessible seating section locations may vary per event. Please click the seating chart below or contact our customer service department to discuss options for accessible seating or VIP package purchases.

Facts about Neil Simon Theatre



Past Names:

The Alvin

Date Opened:

November 22, 1927

Event Dates and Pricing Information

Performer Date Price Tickets Available
MJ - The Musical Apr 16, 2024 From $202 29
MJ - The Musical Apr 17, 2024 From $182 200
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MJ - The Musical Apr 19, 2024 From $207 265
MJ - The Musical Apr 20, 2024 From $182 237
MJ - The Musical Apr 20, 2024 From $150 332
MJ - The Musical Apr 21, 2024 From $182 339
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MJ - The Musical Apr 23, 2024 From $157 352
MJ - The Musical Apr 24, 2024 From $163 445