Skip to main content Skip to footer site map


Broadway Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Tickets

Updated August 2022: BroadwayWorld's complete guide to Broadway Standing Room Tickets, Broadway Lottery Tickets, Rush, Student Rush, Ticket Lottery and other special prices to get discounted tickets. If you're willing to wait in line, most shows have discounted ticket options.

A Strange Loop

Theater: Lyceum Theatre (Broadway) - 149 W. 45th St.

Rush Tickets:

Price: $47.00
Where: Box Office only
Limit: Two per customer
Restrictions: Subject to availability. Seats might be partial view.

Digital rush tickets will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis, throughout the day, until 30 minutes before the performance time. One person may buy up to 2 tickets at $55 each.

Lottery:

Price: $39.00 (plus $4 fee)
Where: https://strangeloopmusical.com/lotteryandrush
When: Available performances are typically posted as early as 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time the day before the performance. Lotteries close at 3:00 p.m. the day before the performance. Additional drawings may be added from time to time and the timing of these drawings may vary.

Please return to this website to find out if you won. We will also send you notification of your lottery status at the email address you used to sign up. In addition, you can choose to be notified by text message. Although we will send you notifications when winners are drawn, deliverability is dependent on your email and phone. However, you can always return to this website at any time to view your status.

Winners will have six hours to complete their purchase on this website for regularly scheduled drawings. Click through the Results page of this website or your email notification or your text notification for instructions. The purchase period may vary for additional drawings. Tickets will be emailed.
Limit: Two per customer
Information: Seats may be located in any section of the theater. While every effort will be made to seat pairs together with a full view, there is a chance that pairs may be split up and that your seat may have a partial view of the stage.


Aladdin

Theater: New Amsterdam Theatre (Broadway) - 214 West 42nd St.

Lottery:

Price: $30.00, credit card only
Where: lottery.broadwaydirect.com/show/aladdin
When: 7 PM the day before until 8:30 AM on the day of the performance. Winners will have 60 minutes to pay for their tickets online.
Limit: Two per customer
Information: Seat locations are assigned based on availability and at the discretion of the Box Office. Please note, lottery seats may be partial view, behind a pipe and/or in a free standing chair.


Beetlejuice

Theater: Marquis Theatre (Broadway) - 210 W. 46th St.

Lottery:

Price: $45
Where: https://lottery.broadwaydirect.com/show/beetle-ny
When: Lottery will be open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. the day prior to the performance. Winners will be notified by email shortly after each drawing and have 60 minutes to claim and pay for tickets online. Tickets will be delivered via email the day of the performance.​​​​​​​
Limit: Two per customer
Information: Seat locations and number of tickets awarded by the lottery are subject to availability. Lottery seats may be partial view. 


Chicago

Theater: Ambassador Theatre (Broadway) - 219 W. 49th St.

Rush Tickets:

Price: $39.00
Where: Box Office only
Limit: Two per customer
Restrictions: Not available for Saturday evenings - Subject to availability.

Standing Room Tickets:

Where: Available at the Box Office, day of performance only when the performance is sold out.


Come From Away

Theater: Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre (Broadway) - 236 West 45th St.

Rush Tickets:

Price: $38
Where: On sale when the box office opens on a first-come, first-served basis
Limit: Two per customer

Lottery:

Price: $49.00 plus $4 service charge 
Where: https://comefromawaylottery.com/
When: The lottery will open at 12 AM on the day before the performance closing at 3 PM the day before the performance. Additional drawings may be added from time to time and the timing of these drawings may vary.
Limit: Two per customer
Restrictions: Entrants must return to the website to see if they won.

Standing Room Tickets:

Price: $32
Where: Box office only
When: Available on a first-come, first-serve basis when the show is sold out.
Limit: Two per person


Dear Evan Hansen

Theater: Music Box Theatre (Broadway) - 239 West 45th St.

Rush Tickets:

Price: $69.00
Where: Box office only
When: The day of performance
Limit: Two per customer
Information: Subject to availability. Seats may be partial view.

Lottery:

Price: $42.00 plus $4 service charge 
Where: www.dearevanhansenlottery.com
When: The lottery will open the day before the performance.
Limit: Two per customer
Information: Lottery tickets may be located in the orchestra, mezzanine, standing room, or boxes of the theater and may have a partial view of the stage. Winners may not be able to purchase a pair of tickets located next to each other.

Standing Room Tickets:

Price: $42.00
Where: Box office only
Limit: Two per customer
Information: Subject to availability, may not be available for all performances.


Funny Girl

Theater: August Wilson Theatre (Broadway) - 245 W. 52nd St.

Rush Tickets:

Price: $47.50
Where: https://www.luckyseat.com/shows/funnygirl-newyork
When: Digital lotteries will begin each Monday at 10 a.m. ET and close the day prior to the performance at 10:30 a.m. ET.  Winners will be notified at approximately 11 AM ET the day prior to the performance via email and SMS. Once notified, winners will have a limited time to claim and pay for their ticket(s).
Limit: 2 per customer
Information: ottery entrants must be 18 years or older. Tickets are non-transferable. All sales final. No exchange, no refunds. Ticket limits and prices are at the sole discretion of the show and are subject to change.

 

Lottery:

 

 


Hadestown

Theater: Walter Kerr Theatre (Broadway) - 219 West 48th St.

Lottery:

Price: $47.50 
Where: luckyseat.com/shows/hadestown-newyork
When: The lottery will open the day before the performance.
Limit: Two per customer
Information: In some cases tickets may be partial view and, while every effort will be made to seat multiple seats together, there is a chance that multiple seats may be split up. Winners who require accessible seating or other special accommodations should contact us at help@luckyseat.com for assistance.


Hamilton

Theater: Richard Rodgers Theatre (Broadway) - 226 W. 46th St.

Lottery:

Price: $10.00
Where: http://hamiltonmusical.com/lottery and the official app for HAMILTON, now available for all iOS and Android devices in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store.
When: The lottery will open at 10:00 AM every Friday and will close for entry at 12:00 PM the next Thursday prior to the following week’s performances. Winner and non-winner notifications will be sent between 12:00 PM and 4:00 PM every Thursday for the upcoming week’s performances via email and mobile push notification. Once notified, winners will have two hours to claim and pay for their ticket(s).
Limit: Two per customer
Restrictions: Lottery tickets may be picked up at will call beginning two hours prior to the performance with a valid photo ID. Lottery tickets void if resold.


Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Theater: Lyric Theatre (Broadway) - 214 W. 43rd St.

Lottery:

Price: $40.00
Where: TodayTix App and https://www.todaytix.com/nyc/shows/8728-harry-potter-and-the-cursed-child
When: Every Friday, the show will release some of the very best seats in the theatre at $40 for every performance for the following week. Submit your entry from Monday at 12:01AM ET to Friday at 1:00PM ET.
Limit: Two per customer
Information: You can only win the Lottery for each performance once. Entrants are selected at random. Entrants can also enter via mail by mailing an envelope with name, email, phone number, zip code (for up to 2 guests per winner), and desired performance to TodayTix, 32 Avenue of the Americas, 23rd Floor, New York, NY 10013.


Into the Woods

Theater: St. James Theatre (Broadway) - 246 West 44th St.

Lottery:

There will be a digital lottery for every performance in partnership with Lucky Seat for $50 per ticket. To enter a drawing, please visit www.LuckySeat.com. The drawing for weekday performances begins at approximately 11:00am ET on the previous day. The drawing for performances on Saturdays and Sundays will begin at approximately 11:00am ET on the Friday before. If you enter, please be sure to keep an eye on the drawing dates to find out if you won. Drawings will begin at 11:00am ET and will continue throughout the day as needed. Winners will have a limited window to purchase and claim their tickets.


MJ the Musical

Theater: Neil Simon Theatre (Broadway) - 250 W. 52nd St.

Lottery:

Price: $35 
Where: https://lottery.broadwaydirect.com/show/mj-ny/
When: The lottery will open the day before the performance. If you are selected as a winner, you have 60 minutes to pay for your tickets.
Limit: Two per customer
Information: Seats are assigned at the discretion of the Box Office and cannot be transferred to other people or performances. PLEASE NOTE: Lottery seats may be partial view.


Moulin Rouge!

Theater: Al Hirschfeld Theatre (Broadway) - 302 W. 45th St.

Lottery:

Price: $34.00
Where: https://luckyseat.com/shows/moulinrouge!themusical-newyork
When: Entry and drawing times and winner purchase deadlines listed on Lucky Seat lottery page.


Mr. Saturday Night

Theater: Nederlander Theatre (Broadway) - 208 W. 41st St.

Lottery:

Price: $45
Where: https://lottery.broadwaydirect.com/show/msn-ny/
When: The lottery will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. the day prior to the performance. Winners will be notified by email shortly after each drawing and have 60 minutes to claim and pay for tickets online.
Limit: 2 per customer
Information: Tickets will be delivered via email the day of the performance. Seat locations and number of tickets awarded by the lottery are subject to availability. Lottery seats may be partial view.


POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive

Theater: Shubert Theatre (Broadway) - 225 West 44th St.

Lottery:

Price: $39.00 plus $4 in fees
When: The lottery will open at 12 AM on the day before the performance closing at 3 PM the day before the performance. Additional drawings may be added from time to time and the timing of these drawings may vary. Winners have six hours to claim tickets. 
Where: https://potusbway.com/lottery
Limit: Two per customer
Restrictions: Subject to availability. Seats might be partial view. Every effort will be made to seat winning tickets together, but pairs might be split up due to availability. 


Six

Theater: Brooks Atkinson Theatre (Broadway) - 256 W. 47th St.

Lottery:

Price: $30.00
Where: https://lottery.broadwaydirect.com/show/six-ny/
When: The lottery will open the day before the performance. If you are selected as a winner, you have 60 minutes to pay for your tickets.
Limit: Two per customer
Information: Seats are assigned at the discretion of the Box Office and cannot be transferred to other people or performances. PLEASE NOTE: Lottery seats may be partial view.

Standing Room Tickets:

Price: $49.00
Where: Box office only
When: Tickets will be available on the day of the performance when the show is sold out.


The Book of Mormon

Theater: Eugene O'Neill Theatre (Broadway) - 230 West 49th St.

Lottery:

Price: $40.00
Where: https://www.luckyseat.com/dash/shows/thebookofmormon-newyork
When: Lottery closes 11am ET the day prior to the performance. Winning notifications will be sent at 12:30pm ET the day prior to the performance.
Limit: 2 per customer
Information: Subject to daily availability, may be partial view and pairs may be split up. Number of lottery tickets available will be determined at the discretion of the box office.

Standing Room Tickets:

Price: $40
Where: Box office only
When:: Available at the box office 2 hours prior to the performance based on availability.
Restrictions: Limit 2 per customer.


The Kite Runner

Theater: Hayes Theatre (Broadway) - 240 West 44th St.

Rush Tickets:

A limited number of $35 student rush tickets will be available before each performance in-person at the box office. A valid student ID must be presented to purchase tickets at The Hayes Theater Box Office (240 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036). Tickets will be made available when the box office opens (10am Monday – Saturday, 12pm Sunday) for that day’s performance(s) only. Tickets are limited to two (2) per person. Locations are subject to availability and some seats may be partial view. Offer may be revoked at any time based on prior sales. Cash and credit cards accepted.

A limited number of $35 rush tickets will be available each performance day on TodayTix. Users must download the TodayTix app and "unlock" the rush program beforehand by posting about it on social media. Each morning at 9 am, rush tickets will become available for purchase on a first-come, first-served basis for that afternoon's and/or evening's show. Users can set an alert to be notified when the rush opens each day. Users can request up to two tickets each, and seating locations are subject to availability. 


The Lion King

Theater: Minskoff Theatre (Broadway) - 200 W. 45th St.

Lottery:

Price: $30.00
Where: https://lottery.broadwaydirect.com/show/the-lion-king/
When: Lottery entries for each performance will be accepted starting 9AM the day prior to the performance until 3PM the day prior to the performance. At that time, the lottery for that performance will be closed. If you are selected as a winner, you have 60 minutes to pay for your tickets.
Limit: 2 per customer
Information: Seats are assigned at the discretion of the Box Office and cannot be transferred to other people or performances. PLEASE NOTE: Lottery seats may be partial view.


The Music Man

Theater: Winter Garden Theatre (Broadway) - 1634 Broadway

Rush Tickets:

Price: $49.00 
Where: Winter Garden box office
When: Available when the box office opens on the day of performance.
Limit: Two per customer
Information: Seat locations and the number of tickets available will be determined by the box office.


The Phantom of the Opera

Theater: Majestic Theatre (Broadway) - 245 West 44th St.

Lottery:

Price: $40.00 plus a $4 service charge
Where: https://phantombroadwaylottery.com/
When: The day before the performance, patrons are invited to enter the The Phantom of the Opera lottery by 3pm.
Limit: 2 per customer
Information: Seats may be located in any section of the theater. While every effort will be made to seat pairs together with a full view, there is a chance that pairs may be split up and that your seat may have a partial view of the stage.

Standing Room Tickets:

Price$27.00
Where: On sale at the Majestic Theatre box office when it opens on a first-come, first-serve basis only if the performance is sold out.
Restrictions: Limit 2 per customer.


Tina: The Tina Turner Musical

Theater: Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (Broadway) - 205 West 46th St.

Lottery:

Price: $45.00
Where: https://lottery.broadwaydirect.com/show/tina-ny/
When: The lottery will close the day before the performance. If you are selected as a winner, you have 60 minutes to pay for your tickets.
Limit: Two per customer
Information: Seats are assigned at the discretion of the Box Office and cannot be transferred to other people or performances. Limit 1 entry per person, per performance. PLEASE NOTE: Lottery seats may be partial view.


Wicked

Theater: Gershwin Theatre (Broadway) - 222 West 51st St.

Lottery:

Price: $59.00
Where: https://lottery.broadwaydirect.com/show/wicked
When: For matinee performances, the lottery will open the day before at 10am and close the day before at 4PM. Winners will then be notified and will have 1 hour to purchase the tickets by credit card online. The e-ticket will then be emailed to the winner’s email address.

For evening performances, the lottery will open the day before at 8PM and close the day of the performance at 11AM. Winners will then be notified and will have 1 hour to purchase the tickets by credit card online. The e-ticket will then be emailed to the winner’s email address.
Limit: 2 per customer
Information: Seats may be located in any section of the theater. While every effort will be made to seat pairs together with a full view, there is a chance that pairs may be split up and that your seat may have a partial view of the stage.