The August Wilson Theatre is a Broadway theatre located at 245 West 52nd Street in midtown Manhattan. The theatre, named after Pulitzer-Prize winning playwright August Wilson (2005), is owned and operated by Jordan Roth of Jujamcyn Theaters. The theatre has 1,222 seats, and its longest-running show was Jersey Boys (2005-2017). Since April of 2018, the Tony Award-nominated musical, Mean Girls has been running at the August Wilson.Plan trip to New York City with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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Mean Girls is better than it has any right to be. I love Tina Fey and like the movie, but didn't think it would translate as well as it did. The musical is better than the movie. The theatre is lovely... seats are spacious, staff (bar, souvenir, coat check, ushers) were all gracious and friendly. Wonderful evening!
Saw Mean Girls at the August Wilson theater. The theater was beautiful and the staff were very helpful and friendly in helping us find our seats. We sat in the mezzanine and our view was OK, a little bit to the side made some of the near side of the stage harder to see. The show was amazing and very funny featuring many talented actors, singers, and dancers.
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