Since 1927, this 1,445-seater was known as the Alvin. It was renamed in 1983 to honor America’s most prolific playwright, Neil Simon, following the successful run of Brighton Beach Memoirs. From 2002-09, Hairspray played there, its longest resident to date.
Neil Simon Theatre
|Venue name:||Neil Simon Theatre|
250 W 52nd St
|Cross street:||between Broadway and Eighth Ave|
|Transport:||Subway: C, E, 1 to 50th St; N, R to 49th St|