Formerly the Virginia Theatre (and before that the Guild Theatre), this 1,228-seat space was renamed after the late, great African-American playwright in 2005. The current occupant is the long-running Jersey Boys, but in previous decades, the site was home to Eugene O’Neill’s mammoth Mourning Becomes Electra (1931), Clifford Odets’s Golden Boy (1952) and the musical City of Angeles (1989).
|Venue name:||August Wilson Theatre||Contact:|
245 W 52nd St
|Cross street:||between Broadway and Eighth Ave|
|Transport:||Subway: C, E to 50th St; N, Q, R, 4nd St S, 1, 2, 3, 7 to 42nd St–Times Sq; N, R to 49th St|
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The beloved Bill Murray film becomes a Broadway musical with tunes by Australian songwriter Tim Minchin (Matilda). Andy Karl takes on the role of cranky weatherman Phil Connors, who gets caught on a hamster wheel of time until he forces himself to change....Musicals Thursday March 16 2017 - Sunday December 31 2017