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44th Street Theatre - Theater Information

Address:
216 W. 44th St.

New York, NY

BUILT: 1912

CLOSED: 1945

DEMOLISHED: 1945

SEATING CAPACITY: 1465


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44th Street Theatre History

Reopened December 29, 1913

What Shows Played the 44th Street Theatre

DATES PRODUCTION
6/12/1944 - 6/2/1945 Follow the Girls (1944)
4/7/1944 - 4/7/1944 Yellow Jack (1944)
11/20/1943 - 5/20/1944 Winged Victory (1943)
9/13/1943 - 10/2/1943 Porgy and Bess (1943)
5/29/1942 - 6/20/1942 Top-Notchers (1942)
4/24/1942 - 5/28/1942 Keep 'em Laughing (1942)
1/9/1942 - 1/10/1942 The Lady Comes Across (1942)
11/12/1941 - 12/14/1941 Ballet Theatre (1941)
11/5/1941 - 11/11/1941 La Vie Parisienne (1941)
1/30/1941 - 4/19/1941 Crazy With the Heat (1941)
1/14/1941 - 1/18/1941 Crazy With the Heat (1941)
10/3/1940 - 10/17/1940 The Mikado (1940)
9/30/1940 - 10/19/1940 The Gondoliers (1940)
3/25/1940 - 5/11/1940 Liliom (1940)
1/10/1940 - 1/15/1940 John Henry (1940)
12/4/1939 - 1/6/1940 Hamlet (1939)
5/1/1939 - 5/20/1939 The Swing Mikado (1939)
3/2/1939 - 4/19/1939 Frank Fay Vaudeville (1939)
4/22/1938 - ? Escape This Night (1938)
11/19/1936 - 1/16/1937 Johnny Johnson (1936)
10/14/1936 - ? Daughters of Atreus (1936)
10/13/1935 - ? Achilles Had a Heel (1935)
2/26/1935 - 4/27/1935 The Green Pastures (1935)
12/25/1934 - ? Hamlet (1934)
10/23/1934 - 12/8/1934 Conversation Piece (1934)
5/21/1934 - 6/2/1934 The Only Girl (1934)
5/7/1934 - 5/19/1934 Bitter Sweet (1934)
3/31/1934 - 4/17/1934 Peace on Earth (1934)
2/20/1934 - 3/17/1934 Four Saints in Three Acts (1934)
3/31/1933 - 9/16/1933 Music in the Air (1932)
1/31/1933 - 2/25/1933 Face the Music (1933)
9/6/1932 - 11/26/1932 Ballyhoo of 1932 (1932)
2/29/1932 - 4/9/1932 Earl Carroll's Vanities [1931] (1931)
1/18/1932 - 2/27/1932 A Little Racketeer (1932)
12/21/1931 - 1/2/1932 Jack and the Beanstalk (1931)
5/19/1931 - ? Billy Rose's Crazy Quilt (1931)
6/5/1930 - ? Lysistrata (1930)
9/30/1929 - ? Earl Carroll's Sketch Book [1929] (1929)
7/15/1929 - 8/17/1929 Broadway Nights (1929)
10/23/1928 - 4/6/1929 Animal Crackers (1928)
10/10/1927 - ? The Five O'Clock Girl (1927)
5/3/1927 - ? A Night in Spain (1927)
3/28/1927 - ? Cherry Blossoms (1927)
10/18/1926 - 1/22/1927 Katja (1926)
7/26/1926 - ? A Night in Paris (1926)
12/30/1925 - 7/10/1926 Song of the Flame (1925)
8/24/1925 - ? Big Boy (1925)
4/11/1925 - ? The Mikado (1925)
3/23/1925 - 4/4/1925 Sally, Irene and Mary (1925)
12/25/1924 - 3/21/1925 Betty Lee (1924)
2/6/1924 - ? Six Characters in Search of an Author (1924)
1/21/1924 - ? The Living Mask (1924)
2/5/1923 - ? Sally, Irene and Mary (1922)
4/24/1922 - 6/10/1922 The Blushing Bride (1922)
1/23/1922 - 3/18/1922 Up in the Clouds (1922)
6/9/1920 - ? Fall and Rise of Susan Lenox (1920)
3/2/1920 - 5/22/1920 Look Who's Here (1920)
1/8/1920 - 2/28/1920 Frivolities of 1920 (1920)
12/24/1919 - ? Carnival (1919)
11/24/1919 - 12/6/1919 Nothing But Love (1919)
10/7/1919 - 11/22/1919 Hello, Alexander (1919)
7/17/1919 - ? Shubert Gaieties of 1919 (1919)
3/31/1919 - ? Take It From Me (1919)
2/10/1919 - 3/29/1919 Sinbad (1918)
12/23/1918 - 2/8/1919 Little Simplicity (1918)
11/4/1918 - 12/21/1918 Hamlet (1918)
11/4/1918 - 12/21/1918 Romeo and Juliet (1918)
11/4/1918 - 12/21/1918 King Richard III (1918)
11/4/1918 - 12/21/1918 Louis XI (1918)
11/4/1918 - 12/21/1918 Richelieu (1918)
11/4/1918 - 12/21/1918 King Lear (1918)
11/4/1918 - 12/21/1918 The Merchant of Venice (1918)
11/4/1918 - 12/21/1918 Macbeth (1918)
11/4/1918 - 12/21/1918 Othello (1918)
9/24/1917 - 12/15/1917 Hitchy-Koo [1917] (1917)
5/2/1917 - 5/19/1917 The Highwayman (1917)
4/16/1917 - 5/2/1917 Richelieu (1917)
4/16/1917 - 5/2/1917 The Merchant of Venice (1917)
4/16/1917 - 5/2/1917 Hamlet (1917)
4/16/1917 - 5/2/1917 Macbeth (1917)
4/16/1917 - 5/2/1917 King Lear (1917)
4/16/1917 - 5/2/1917 King Richard III (1917)
4/16/1917 - 5/2/1917 Julius Caesar (1917)
11/27/1916 - 12/16/1916 Flora Bella (1916)
10/9/1916 - ? The Flame (1916)
8/30/1916 - ? The Girl from Brazil (1916)
5/29/1916 - ? The Blue Paradise (1915)
12/23/1915 - ? Katinka (1915)
11/22/1915 - ? Romeo and Juliet (1915)
7/22/1915 - 9/3/1915 Hands Up (1915)
3/2/1915 - 6/5/1915 The Peasant Girl (1915)
2/1/1915 - 2/27/1915 King Richard III (1915)
2/1/1915 - 2/27/1915 Julius Caesar (1915)
2/1/1915 - 2/27/1915 Romeo and Juliet (1915)
2/1/1915 - 2/27/1915 King Lear (1915)
2/1/1915 - 2/27/1915 Othello (1915)
2/1/1915 - 2/27/1915 Richelieu (1915)
2/1/1915 - 2/27/1915 Louis XI (1915)
2/1/1915 - 2/27/1915 King John (1915)
2/1/1915 - 2/27/1915 Macbeth (1915)
2/1/1915 - 2/27/1915 Hamlet (1915)
2/1/1915 - 2/27/1915 The Merchant of Venice (1915)
10/28/1914 - 1/30/1915 The Lilac Domino (1914)
2/23/1914 - 5/23/1914 The Midnight Girl (1914)
12/29/1913 - 2/21/1914 The Girl on the Film (1913)
9/15/1913 - 10/11/1913 When Dreams Come True (1913)
3/27/1913 - 5/10/1913 The Geisha (1913)
? - ? Look Who's Here (1920)


Frequently Asked Questions

What show is currently in 44th Street Theatre?
44th Street Theatre's current show is Liliom which opened on 3/25/1940.

What when was 44th Street Theatre built?
44th Street Theatre was built in 1912.

How many seats does 44th Street Theatre have?
44th Street Theatre has 1465 seats.

What were the longest running shows at 44th Street Theatre?
Follow the Girls which ran from 4/8/1944 to 5/18/1946, Sinbad which ran from 2/14/1918 to 3/29/1919, Earl Carroll's Sketch Book [1929] which ran from 7/1/1929 to 6/7/1930, Music in the Air which ran from 11/8/1932 to 9/16/1933 and Sally, Irene and Mary which ran from 9/4/1922 to 6/2/1923,