Playhouse Theatre (1911) New York, NY | Playbill

Pb Listing Placeholder THEATRE V4

Producer William A. Brady introduced the Playhouse Theatre in 1911, located at 137 W. 48th Street. The Playhouse presented Elmer Rice’s 1929 Pulitzer Prize-winner Street Scene. Before the theatre was demolished in 1969, the Playhouse Theatre was used as a location for Mel Brooks’ movie The Producers, starring Gene Wilder.

  • Built: 1911
  • Number of Seats: 865
  • Longest Running Show: The New York Idea
  • Performances: 15,485

Blocking belongs
on the stage,
not on websites.

Our website is made possible by
displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

Please consider supporting us by
whitelisting with your ad blocker.
Thank you!