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48th Street Theatre - Theater Information

Address:
157 W. 48th St.

New York, NY

BUILT: 1912

DEMOLISHED: 1955

SEATING CAPACITY: 970


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What Shows Played the 48th Street Theatre

DATES PRODUCTION
4/11/1955 - 6/18/1955 Tea and Sympathy (1953)
11/20/1954 - 2/26/1955 Wedding Breakfast (1954)
10/10/1954 - 10/23/1954 DeCordoba and His Ballet (1954)
9/13/1954 - 10/2/1954 Hayride (1954)
9/13/1954 - 10/2/1954 Hayride (1954)
4/1/1954 - 5/29/1954 The Girl on the Via Flaminia (1954)
1/7/1954 - 3/13/1954 His and Hers (1954)
11/18/1953 - 11/28/1953 Escapade (1953)
9/22/1953 - 10/10/1953 At Home with Ethel Waters (1953)
9/22/1953 - 10/10/1953 At Home with Ethel Waters (1953)
4/30/1953 - 5/2/1953 Men of Distinction (1953)
2/10/1953 - 4/18/1953 On Borrowed Time (1953)
1/14/1953 - 1/17/1953 Be Your Age (1953)
11/3/1952 - 1/10/1953 Mrs. McThing (1952)
5/8/1951 - 6/21/1952 Stalag 17 (1951)
2/20/1951 - 3/10/1951 The High Ground (1951)
2/6/1951 - 2/19/1951 Jotham Valley (1951)
1/17/1951 - 1/18/1951 Four Twelves Are 48 (1951)
9/27/1950 - 1/13/1951 Black Chiffon (1950)
3/6/1950 - 3/18/1950 Tobacco Road (1950)
1/31/1950 - 2/25/1950 Mr. Barry's Etchings (1950)
11/7/1949 - 11/19/1949 Love Me Long (1949)
3/31/1949 - 5/28/1949 The Traitor (1949)
1/28/1949 - 2/12/1949 Forward the Heart (1949)
11/1/1944 - 1/15/1949 Harvey (1944)
5/3/1944 - 10/21/1944 Pick-up Girl (1944)
4/11/1944 - 4/29/1944 But Not Goodbye (1944)
2/29/1944 - 3/4/1944 Mrs. Kimball Presents (1944)
2/10/1944 - 2/23/1944 Take It as It Comes (1944)
11/3/1943 - 1/8/1944 Outrageous Fortune (1943)
9/1/1943 - 9/4/1943 The Snark Was a Boojum (1943)
5/17/1937 - Damaged Goods (1937)
4/8/1937 - Hitch Your Wagon (1937)
3/17/1937 - Cross-town (1937)
2/3/1937 - Thirsty Soil (1937)
12/28/1936 - Around the Corner (1936)
11/20/1936 - 200 Were Chosen (1936)
9/27/1936 - Bright Honor (1936)
5/4/1936 - Parnell (1936)
2/21/1936 - Mainly for Lovers (1936)
1/22/1936 - 1/25/1936 The Illustrators' Show (1936)
11/26/1935 - Stick-in-the-Mud (1935)
9/11/1935 - A Slight Case of Murder (1935)
1/15/1935 - Fly Away Home (1935)
9/17/1934 - Alley Cat (1934)
7/16/1934 - Tobacco Road (1933)
12/27/1933 - The Loves of Charles II (1933)
2/27/1933 - Louisiana (1933)
11/14/1932 - Singapore (1932)
10/19/1932 - The Passionate Pilgrim (1932)
9/23/1932 - The Stork is Dead (1932)
5/23/1932 - On the Make (1932)
5/3/1932 - Broadway Boy (1932)
4/11/1932 - Take My Tip (1932)
3/9/1932 - Night Over Taos (1932)
2/16/1932 - When the Bough Breaks (1932)
10/14/1931 - Pillars of Society (1931)
10/6/1931 - The Streets of New York, or Poverty is No Crime (1931)
9/22/1931 - Did I Say No? (1931)
6/2/1931 - Unexpected Husband (1931)
4/22/1931 - The Bellamy Trial (1931)
3/3/1931 - Privilege Car (1931)
10/20/1930 - Pagan Lady (1930)
2/5/1930 - The Boundary Line (1930)
9/10/1929 - Remote Control (1929)
12/25/1928 - Brothers (1928)
8/13/1928 - 9/29/1928 The Song Writer (1928)
5/7/1928 - The Waltz of the Dogs (1928)
3/28/1928 - The Beggar's Opera (1928)
1/12/1928 - Cock Robin (1928)
12/26/1927 - Paradise (1927)
11/23/1927 - People Don't Do Such Things (1927)
11/11/1926 - The Squall (1926)
10/7/1926 - The Jeweled Tree (1926)
5/25/1926 - One Man's Woman (1926)
5/17/1926 - The Climax (1926)
1/27/1926 - Puppy Love (1926)
1/11/1926 - Down Stream (1926)
7/6/1925 - 8/1/1925 Engaged (1925)
6/1/1925 - Spooks (1925)
5/12/1925 - A Bit of Love (1925)
4/7/1925 - The Servant in the House (1925)
3/6/1925 - Pierrot the Prodigal (1925)
2/24/1925 - The Wild Duck (1925)
12/24/1924 - The Habitual Husband (1924)
12/12/1924 - Candida (1924)
5/16/1924 - Hedda Gabler (1924)
4/27/1924 - The Admiral (1924)
4/16/1924 - Expressing Willie (1924)
3/15/1924 - Macbeth (1924)
2/7/1924 - The New Englander (1924)
12/26/1923 - Neighbors (1923)
11/15/1923 - Queen Victoria (1923)
8/25/1923 - Zeno (1923)
5/18/1923 - Sweet Nell of Old Drury (1923)
5/7/1923 - The Rivals (1923)
4/30/1923 - The Inspector General (1923)
4/23/1923 - As You Like It (1923)
4/10/1923 - Anathema (1923)
3/12/1923 - The Chastening (1923)
3/1/1923 - Roger Bloomer (1923)
12/25/1922 - Why Not? (1922)
11/13/1922 - Hospitality (1922)
10/2/1922 - Malvaloca (1922)
8/29/1922 - The Torch Bearers (1922)
7/17/1922 - 8/12/1922 Plantation Revue (1922)
7/17/1922 - 8/12/1922 Plantation Revue (1922)
1/28/1922 - The Nest (1922)
1/16/1922 - Macbeth (1922)
1/16/1922 - Julius Caesar (1922)
1/16/1922 - Romeo and Juliet (1922)
11/9/1921 - We Girls (1921)
8/15/1921 - Sonya (1921)
11/29/1920 - The Broken Wing (1920)
8/30/1920 - Immodest Violet (1920)
7/30/1920 - Opportunity (1920)
10/2/1919 - The Storm (1919)
8/14/1919 - Those Who Walk in Darkness (1919)
6/2/1919 - I Love You (1919)
4/8/1919 - Come-on Charlie (1919)
3/24/1919 - Luck in Pawn (1919)
2/10/1919 - The Net (1919)
10/28/1918 - The Big Chance (1918)
8/29/1918 - The Woman on the Index (1918)
4/3/1918 - The Man Who Stayed at Home (1918)
2/7/1918 - 3/23/1918 The Love Mill (1918)
12/21/1917 - Yes or No (1917)
12/10/1917 - Good Morning, Rosamond (1917)
11/12/1917 - The Gay Lord Quex (1917)
10/2/1917 - The Land of the Free (1917)
9/12/1917 - Over the 'Phone (1917)
8/30/1917 - What Happened to Jones (1917)
11/20/1916 - The Thirteenth Chair (1916)
11/13/1916 - Object - Matrimony (1916)
10/5/1916 - Rich Man, Poor Man (1916)
8/28/1916 - Somebody's Luggage (1916)
1/17/1916 - Just a Woman (1916)
11/1/1915 - The Eternal Magdalene (1915)
10/11/1915 - What Money Can't Buy (1915)
9/21/1915 - Husband and Wife (1915)
6/10/1915 - 6/17/1915 Iolanthe (1915)
5/24/1915 - 6/5/1915 The Sorcerer (1915)
5/10/1915 - 6/19/1915 The Mikado (1915)
4/19/1915 - 6/19/1915 The Sorcerer (1915)
4/19/1915 - 6/19/1915 Trial by Jury (1915)
4/19/1915 - 6/19/1915 The Yeomen of the Guard (1915)
4/19/1915 - 6/19/1915 H.M.S. Pinafore (1915)
4/19/1915 - 6/19/1915 Iolanthe (1915)
4/19/1915 - 5/8/1915 The Yeomen of the Guard (1915)
4/19/1915 - 6/19/1915 Trial by Jury (1915)
4/19/1915 - 6/19/1915 H.M.S. Pinafore (1915)
9/30/1914 - The Law of the Land (1914)
4/27/1914 - 4/27/1914 Lonesome Like (1914)
4/27/1914 - 4/27/1914 The Last Toast (1914)
4/27/1914 - 4/27/1914 Uncle Sam's Money (1914)
4/27/1914 - 4/27/1914 The Worth of a Man (1914)
10/6/1913 - Today (1913)
9/23/1913 - The Smoldering Flame (1913)
8/26/1913 - Kiss Me Quick (1913)
4/28/1913 - 5/2/1913 Countess Julia (1913)
4/14/1913 - What Happened to Mary (1913)
4/2/1913 - The Lady from Oklahoma (1913)
3/24/1913 - The Spiritualist (1913)
3/18/1913 - 3/18/1913 The Stronger (1913)
3/18/1913 - 3/18/1913 Pariah (1913)
11/12/1912 - Never Say Die (1912)
10/25/1912 - 10/25/1912 The Point of View (1912)
8/29/1912 - Little Miss Brown (1912)
8/12/1912 - Just Like John (1912)
- Uday Shankar and His Hindu Ballet ()


48th Street Theatre Frequently Asked Questions

What show is currently in 48th Street Theatre?
48th Street Theatre's current show is On Borrowed Time which opened on 2/10/1953.

What when was 48th Street Theatre built?
48th Street Theatre was built in 1912.

How many seats does 48th Street Theatre have?
48th Street Theatre has 970 seats.

What were the longest running shows at 48th Street Theatre?
Tobacco Road which ran from 12/4/1933 to 5/31/1941, Harvey which ran from 11/1/1944 to 1/15/1949, Tea and Sympathy which ran from 9/30/1953 to 6/18/1955, Stalag 17 which ran from 5/8/1951 to 6/21/1952 and Mrs. McThing which ran from 2/20/1952 to 1/10/1953,