Winter Storm Pax Morning Update: All Broadway Shows On for Tonight
Winter Storm Pax has already taken its toll on the Northeast, covering New York City in a thick blanket of snow, but that doesn't mean that Broadway will let the weather stop the show. As of this morning, all Broadway shows are set to perform their scheduled performances for Thursday, February 13, 2014. See below for additional NYC travel and weather details and check back later for more updates!
Telecharge Update: Some shows are offering ADVANCE EXCHANGES, which allow ticket holders to exchange into another performance. This must be done before the start of the original performance. If you purchased tickets from Telecharge, ADVANCE EXCHANGES can now be performed ONLINE for most types of purchases without having to call Telecharge Customer Service. Simply visit your Order Details page where you'll be guided through an exchange online. (You'll need to enter your order number and email address to view this information.)
BROADWAY shows offering ADVANCE EXCHANGES (before the performance) for Telecharge customers who are unable to attend a performance on Thursday, February 13, due to the storm: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, The Book of Mormon, The Bridges of Madison County, Bronx Bombers, Chicago, Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella, A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder, The Glass Menagerie, Jersey Boys, Kinky Boots, Mamma Mia!, Matilda the Musical, No Man's Land, Once, Outside Mullingar, The Phantom of the Opera, Pippin, Rock of Ages, Rocky, and Twelfth Night
The Bridges of Madison County- Customers who go to the box office and mention the "Bridges Blizzard Bargain" will be able to purchase up to two (2) tickets for $35 each (plus $2 facility fee). The offer is valid only for the February 13th, 2014 performance at 8:00PM while supplies last.
Bronx Bombers- $40 snow storm tickets for Thursday, February 13th 7PM performances. These specially priced tickets are available for purchase using the code BBSNOW121 at Telecharge.com, by calling 212-239-6200 and at the Circle in the Square Theatre box office (West 50th Street between Broadway and Eighth Avenue).
Machinal- $20 tickets are available for purchase at the box office only. Machinal is a limited engagement through March 2.
MTA Update: As the storm continues to intensify, the MTA has activated all its storm-fighting forces across New York City Transit subways and buses, Metro-North Railroad, Long Island Rail Road and MTA Bridges and Tunnels. For safety of customers and MTA personnel, all MTA services are subject to being delayed, curtailed or suspended during a storm this significant. MTA personnel continue snow and ice removal through blizzard-like conditions. Customers are urged to monitor this page for service status before leaving home.
New York City Transit subway is operating on a normal weekday schedule for the morning rush hour. As blizzard-like conditions sweep in, visibility is limited so we are adjusting train speeds and running local service only in outdoor sections of the subway. New York City buses may reduce service by up to 20 percent if conditions warrant. Paratransit customers may also experience additional travel and wait times.
NJ Transit Update: On Thursday, February 13, NJ TRANSIT will operate on a regular weekday rail schedule. All rail service is subject to potential delays, adjustments and cancellations due to the winter weather conditions. Customers are strongly encouraged to plan accordingly and build additional time into their travels. Northeast Corridor, North Jersey Coast Line and Midtown Direct trains are subject to 30-60 min. delays inbound and outbound, due to Amtrak switch problem. All other rail service is subject to 10-15 minute delays systemwide due to winter weather conditions.
Bus Service: While every effort will be made to continue operating bus service systemwide on a regular weekday schedule on Thursday, February 13, customers may experience delays, detours or service adjustments on certain routes in the event of significant snowfall. Customers are strongly advised to plan accordingly and build additional time into their travels as buses will be subject to local road conditions.
Weather Update (According to Weather.com): In the next 6 hours- Snow, sleet or freezing rain mixing with and changing to rain around noon. Cloudy and windy. Temperatures steady near the mid 30s. Winds NNE at 20 to 25 mph. Additional snowfall less than half an inch through 3:30pm. Today- Windy. Snow this morning will give way to some showers of rain and wet snow this afternoon. Temps nearly steady in the mid 30s. Winds NNE at 20 to 30 mph. Additional snow accumulating 2 to 4 inches. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph. Tonight- Windy with rain showers early, changing to steady snow overnight. Low 32F. Winds NNW at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of precip 80%. 2 to 4 inches of snow expected.