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We went to see Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and, Oh My Gosh, it was amazing! The theater has... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Nice theater

Very nice theater, tickets for Harry Potter very expensive, drinks and snacks even worse, but... read more

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to see Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and, Oh My Gosh, it was amazing! The theater has many levels and has an elevator that goes up to almost all floors (except the tippy top; you have to walk 2 flights of stairs...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice theater, tickets for Harry Potter very expensive, drinks and snacks even worse, but typical for Broadway theater.....the special effects were amazing

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GoFryGo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There isn't enough words to describe how great this play is. I'm not going to spoil anything. #keepthesecrets But it was packed full of surprises and magic that you will never see anywhere. The theatre was beautiful. My seat was dress circle H 110 which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ACR88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Lyric Theatre was renovated for Harry Potter and the work and the detail is magnificent. The attention to detail is exquisite. The setting, the intimate feel of the theatre - there's really not a bad seat in the house, all enhanced the experience. Yes,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Popsy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you have a show that appeals to kids the snacks at the bar should be well thought out. I sat in front of a family with 3 kids who during the two day performance ate popcorn with their mouth open. The constant crunching is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tommy525
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They are very clear on letting you know if you are not in that security line an hour in advance, you can be locked out. Which is WHY I was devastated that for the 2nd part (act1, part2) of the show - two people were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bpilko
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely renovation and design, inside and out. Still a fairly intimate space, one with excellent acoustics. The decor is old world and tasteful. We loved the champagne from the bar and the popcorn too. The staff was friendly and responsive. This theater was obviously first...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

Love the layout of this Theatre. Absolutely beautiful. Can see from almost anywhere! Gorgeous. Definitely a place to see a play!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank gesposito2017
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Whether you are a diehard Harry Potter fan or just a casual admirer, you will like this play. While this play is set 19 years after the last HP movie/book, there are lots of the main characters and lots of references to people, places, and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank scottcaps
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

OMG- this is an absolutely brilliant show!! The special effects were quite literally out of this world and will leave you going “ that’s impressive! The theatre is beautiful and seats comfy for the 2x 2.3/4 hour shows. A definite must for any HP fan...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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10 November 2018|
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Response from ACR88 | Reviewed this property |
I was in dress circle h and it was a great seat. You'll be happy with K.
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15 October 2018|
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Response from Measuretwice8 |
I sat in A30 (al the way to the right side of the row. The view of extreme stage left was obscured, but it did not have much of an effect on the experience. There was little action that could not be seen - overall I was... More
23 August 2018|
Response from NyLynne | Reviewed this property |
You seem to have a very specific need, so I'd suggest that you call the theater itself and ask them to verify that these seats do or do not meet your husband's requirements. Perhaps they could tell you which of the on-line... More