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Lucille Lortel Theatre


121 Christopher Street
New York, NY 10014

To purchase tickets, please call (212) 352-3101, or visit the Box Office at 121 Christopher Street (hours vary).

Seating Chart  |  Directions to the Theatre  |  Reduced Price Parking  |  Services Provided by the Theatre
Services NOT Provided by the Theatre  |  Recommended Restaurants
  
Seating Chart:

The Lucille Lortel Theatre has a flexible seating capacity. Click here for a seating chart of The Lucille Lortel Theatre in its 198-seat configuration, or here for a seating chart of The Lucille Lortel Theatre in its 299-seat configuration.


Directions to the Theatre:

By Car:
From the east side, take the FDR to Houston Street. Take Houston Street west to the Avenue of the Americas. Take the right fork in the road onto Bedford Street. Bedford Street dead ends into Christopher Street at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.

From the west side, take Seventh Avenue to Christopher Street. Make a right on Christopher Street. The Theatre is one and a half blocks down on the right side of the street between Bleecker and Hudson Streets.

By Train:

Take the number 1 train to Christopher Street. Walk west one and a half blocks down the street. The Theatre is between Bleecker and Hudson Streets.



Alternately, take the ACEBDF or V train to the West 4th/Washington Square stop. Walk north up Avenue of the Americas. Turn left on Waverly Place and then left on Stonewall Place, which turns into Christopher Street after crossing over Seventh Avenue. Walk one and a half blocks down Christopher Street to the Lucille Lortel Theatre.

By Bus:
Take the M8 bus, which runs east to west along 9th Street (which turns into Christopher Street). The bus stops just after the Theatre on Christopher Street and Hudson Street.

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Reduced Price Parking:

The Theatre recommends Apple West 11th Street Garage. Upon presentation of your ticket stub for that day's performance, you will receive a discounted rate for up to 5 hours of parking. They are located at 332 West 11th Street between Greenwich and Washington Streets. Their telephone number is 212-741-9079.


Services Provided by the Theatre:

1. RESTROOMS
Restrooms are located on the Mezzanine level (second floor) for ticketed patrons only. Restrooms are accessible when the house opens, approximately one half-hour before the performance is scheduled to begin.

2. SPECIAL-ACCESS RESTROOM
The theatre provides a special-access restroom on the first floor for patrons with handicaps or disabilities. Patrons must see the House Manager for access.

3. WATER FOUNTAIN
A water fountain is located on the Mezzanine level.

4. INFRARED LISTENING SYSTEM
The theatre is equipped with the Infrared Listening System designed by Sennheiser and used in most Broadway and Off-Broadway theatres. Listening devices are provided at no charge. Identification (driver's license, major credit card, passport, etc.) is required as a deposit.

5. WHEELCHAIR SEATING
The Theatre provides space for patrons who wish to stay in their wheelchairs for the performance.

6. RAMP FOR WHEEL CHAIRS AND MOTORIZED CHAIRS
Ramp entrance to the first floor of the theatre is accessible for wheelchairs and motorized chairs. Patrons must see the House Manager for access.

7. LOST & FOUND
The theatre provides a lost & found service. Patrons can call the theatre office at 212-924-2817 x207 if an item is lost.

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Services NOT provided by the Theatre:

1. COAT AND BAG CHECK
The theatre does not provide a coat or bag check service. The theatre is not responsible for luggage, packages, strollers, or any other items brought to the performance by patrons.

2. PAY PHONE
There in no pay phone in the theatre. The closest public pay phone is located outside the theatre on the corner of Christopher and Hudson streets.


Recommended Restaurants:

Present your ticket stub the day of performance at any of these neighborhood restaurants and receive the following discounts:

Garage Restaurant & Café - Show your ticket or ticket stub to your server and receive 20% off your entire lunch, brunch, or dinner check (Dining Room only - not valid at the bar). This offer is not available after 7:00 on Friday and Saturday nights and is only valid on the day of the show.
"THE BEST SPOT TO PARK IN THE VILLAGE!"
99 Seventh Avenue South
(212) 645-0600
www.garagerest.com

Employees Only - Special Pre-Theatre menu ( three courses for $35) available for 6pm seatings. Reservations are required.
510 Hudson Street
(212) 242-3021
www.employeesonlynyc.com
Pre-Theater Menu (PDF file)
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322 Eighth Avenue, 21st Floor · New York, NY 10001 · Tel (212) 924-2817 · Fax (212) 989-0036