December 19, 2014

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Real Thing, The at American Airlines Theatre
Real Thing, The
American Airlines Theatre

Ewan McGregor and Maggie Gyllenhaal will make their Broadway debuts in the return of Tom Stoppard's classic, winner of two Tony Awards for Best Play (1984 and the 2000 revival). Also starring Cynthia Nixon and Josh Hamilton.

A poignant comedy revealing the complexities of marriage and the breathtaking suddenness of betrayal. The play is centered on Henry, a successful writer who is attempting to balance his professional and personal lives.

Show Dates:
Performances from 02 Oct 2014
Opening: 30 Oct 2014
Closing: 04 Jan 2015

Performance Schedule:

Tuesday - Saturday @8pm
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday @2pm

Box office hours: Sunday & Monday 10am-6pm; Tuesday–Saturday 10am-8pm.
Pricing: $67 - $137
Phone Tix: (212) 719-1300
Online at
At the box office at 227 W. 42nd Street

Show Run Time:
Two hours and 10 minutes, which includes an intermission

Theatre Information:
American Airlines Theatre
227 West 42nd Street
New York, New York 10036
United States

Public Transportation:

Take the N,Q,R,W or 1,2,3 to 42nd St., walk West on 42nd St. to the theatre
Take the A,C,E to 42nd St., walk East on 42nd St. to the theatre


Central Parking Systems
326 West 40th Street
New York, NY 10018

Best Parking Inc
310 West 40th Street
New York, NY 10018


Production Credits:
Sam Gold (Direction)
David Zinn (Scenic Design)
Kaye Voyce (Costume Design)
Mark Barton (Lighting Design)
Bray Poor (Sound Design)

Other Credits:
Written by: Tom Stoppard

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