American Airlines Theatre

American Airlines Theatre

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The American Airlines Theatre opened as the Selwyn Theatre in 1918, named for its producers Edgar and Arch Selwyn. After functioning as a grindhouse since the Depression, the Selwyn Theatre was fully restored in 2000 by the Roundabout Theatre Company and renamed the American Airlines Theatre.

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  • Built: 1918
  • Number of Seats: 740
  • Longest Running Show: The Royal Family
  • Performances: 297
  • Stage Door: As you exit, the stage door is to the left of the 43rd St. exit. Sometimes actors exit through the main 42nd St. entrance, so check with staff where to wait.
  • Bathrooms:

    Orchestra level. Wheelchair-accessible restroom also on orchestra level.

    Orchestra level. Wheelchair-accessible restroom also on orchestra level.

  • Concessions: Orchestra level. Penthouse Lounge on 5th Floor.

American Airlines Theatre
    • 227 West 42nd Street
    • New York
    • NY
    • United States

    Contact: Phone Tix: (212) 719-1300
    Online at www.roundabouttheatre.org
    At the box office at 227 W. 42nd Street
    , (212) 869-8400

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