Theatre on a Budget: Money saving deals from NYC and beyond

This week we are featuring more money saving deals for New York City and beyond. Whether you are into theatricalized politics or Nathan Lane, read on for your quick bit of ticket buying advice in the big city.


Atlantic Theatre Company – $49.50 tickets

3 Kinds of Exile by John Guare

Opens May 15

3 Kinds of Exile is the latest play from award-winning playwright Gaure (Six Degrees of Separation). It concerns three real exiles from Central Europe, each coping with the political turmoil of the mid-20th century. Tickets are available for $49.50 (regular $70) with discount code EXINT. Click here for more.


'The Nance' starring Lane as Chauncey

‘The Nance’ starring Lane as Chauncey

Lincoln Center Theater – $32 LincTix

The Nance by Douglas Carter Beane

Now playing

The Nance stars Nathan Lane as Chauncy Miles who plays a ‘nance,’ a vaudeville character type of the effeminate gay man. Though the nance is usually played by a straight man, Miles is gay. So begins Beane’s hilarious, dramatic and already well-reviewed play. LincTix, a Lincoln Center Theater discount ticket program for 21 to 35 year olds, is offering $32 tickets to each performance. Click here for more.


John Turturro in 'The Master Builder'

John Turturro in ‘The Master Builder’

Brooklyn Academy of Music – $25 tickets

The Master Builder by Henrik Ibsen

May 12 to June 19

Ibsen’s masterpiece, The Master Builder, is a titan of a tale about an architect, his haunted wife and a mysterious woman from the past. If you didn’t get to read this in class, see it at BAM. Especially because it’s starring John Turturro, with Katherine Borowitz and Wrenn Schmidt. Tickets begin at $25 for the general public, but act fast.


Dallas Theater Center

Fly By Night by Kim Rosenstock, Will Connolly and Michael Mitnick

Previews April 27 to May 2

Fly By Night is a brand new rock-musical from Dallas about the 1965 blackout in New York City. If you are in the Lone Star State you can take advantage of 25% off tickets to all preview performances. Use the discount FBNPREVIEW when purchasing and click here for more information.


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