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Empire Theatre - Theater Information

Address:
1430 Broadway (40th & 41st)

New York, NY

BUILT: 1893

DEMOLISHED: 1953

SEATING CAPACITY: 1100


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What Shows Played the Empire Theatre

DATES PRODUCTION
10/15/1952 - 5/30/1953 The Time of the Cuckoo (1952)
11/28/1951 - 7/12/1952 I Am a Camera (1951)
10/17/1951 - 10/27/1951 Buy Me Blue Ribbons (1951)
4/20/1951 - 4/21/1951 The Long Days (1951)
1/5/1950 - 3/17/1951 The Member of the Wedding (1950)
12/1/1949 - 12/17/1949 The Closing Door (1949)
10/3/1949 - 11/12/1949 Twelfth Night (1949)
10/20/1948 - 6/4/1949 Life With Mother (1948)
5/25/1948 - 5/29/1948 Seeds in the Wind (1948)
12/28/1947 - 2/1/1948 Ruth Draper (1947)
10/29/1947 - 5/1/1948 The Winslow Boy (1947)
1/12/1947 - 2/23/1947 Ruth Draper (1947)
1/23/1946 - 5/31/1947 O Mistress Mine (1946)
11/28/1945 - 1/12/1946 The Mermaids Singing (1945)
10/29/1945 - 11/3/1945 The Next Half Hour (1945)
11/8/1939 - 9/8/1945 Life With Father (1939)
10/2/1939 - 10/21/1939 They Knew What They Wanted (1939)
9/18/1939 - 9/30/1939 Journey's End (1939)
1/3/1939 - ? Mamba's Daughters (1939)
11/28/1938 - ? Soliloquy (1938)
9/19/1938 - ? Missouri Legend (1938)
4/14/1938 - ? The Merry Wives of Windsor (1938)
9/29/1937 - ? The Star-Wagon (1937)
3/10/1937 - 5/8/1937 Candida (1937)
12/23/1936 - ? The Wingless Victory (1936)
10/8/1936 - ? Hamlet (1936)
8/25/1936 - ? Spring Dance (1936)
2/10/1936 - ? Fresh Fields (1936)
1/8/1936 - ? O Evening Star (1936)
12/12/1935 - ? Ghosts (1935)
11/18/1935 - ? For Valor (1935)
10/15/1935 - ? Bright Star (1935)
1/7/1935 - ? The Old Maid (1935)
11/26/1934 - ? But Not For Love (1934)
10/29/1934 - ? Allure (1934)
4/2/1934 - 4/14/1934 Four Saints in Three Acts (1934)
2/14/1934 - ? Richard of Bordeaux (1934)
4/13/1933 - 4/22/1933 The Threepenny Opera (1933)
1/21/1933 - ? We, The People (1933)
11/21/1932 - ? Firebird (1932)
10/27/1932 - ? Dangerous Corner (1932)
2/15/1932 - ? There's Always Juliet (1932)
2/9/1931 - ? The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1931)
12/15/1930 - ? Petticoat Influence (1930)
11/5/1930 - ? Room of Dreams (1930)
10/6/1930 - ? Stepdaughters of War (1930)
6/2/1930 - ? Milestones (1930)
6/2/1930 - ? The Little Father of the Wilderness (1930)
2/4/1930 - ? Dishonored Lady (1930)
9/30/1929 - ? Candle Light (1929)
11/27/1928 - ? The Age of Innocence (1928)
10/16/1928 - ? Olympia (1928)
9/5/1928 - ? Heavy Traffic (1928)
5/7/1928 - ? The Happy Husband (1928)
4/9/1928 - ? The Play's the Thing (1928)
3/8/1928 - ? Napoleon (1928)
1/31/1928 - ? Salvation (1928)
10/18/1927 - ? Interference (1927)
9/5/1927 - ? Pickwick (1927)
3/21/1927 - ? Her Cardboard Lover (1927)
2/21/1927 - ? Set a Thief (1927)
9/29/1926 - ? The Captive (1926)
4/14/1926 - 5/15/1926 Raquel Meller (1926)
12/7/1925 - ? Easy Virtue (1925)
10/20/1925 - ? Antonia (1925)
10/7/1925 - ? A Tale of the Wolf (1925)
8/24/1925 - ? The Dove (1925)
2/11/1925 - ? The Dove (1925)
1/13/1925 - ? Isabel (1925)
1/13/1925 - ? Shall We Join the Ladies? (1925)
9/23/1924 - ? Grounds for Divorce (1924)
6/9/1924 - ? She Stoops to Conquer (1924)
12/4/1923 - ? The Lady (1923)
9/26/1923 - ? Casanova (1923)
4/9/1923 - ? Zander the Great (1923)
3/12/1923 - ? Pasteur (1923)
12/25/1922 - ? Rose Briar (1922)
11/20/1922 - ? The Texas Nightingale (1922)
9/25/1922 - ? La Tendresse (1922)
6/5/1922 - ? The Rivals (1922)
1/31/1922 - ? The Czarina (1922)
11/21/1921 - ? The Dream Maker (1921)
9/20/1921 - ? Blood and Sand (1921)
4/18/1921 - ? Clair de Lune (1921)
12/22/1920 - ? Mary Rose (1920)
8/31/1920 - ? Call the Doctor (1920)
10/6/1919 - ? Declassee (1919)
12/23/1918 - ? Dear Brutus (1918)
9/30/1918 - ? The Saving Grace (1918)
5/6/1918 - ? Belinda (1918)
5/6/1918 - ? The New Word (1918)
2/14/1918 - ? The Off Chance (1918)
12/24/1917 - ? The Lady of the Camellias (1917)
11/13/1917 - ? The Three Bears (1917)
9/10/1917 - 11/10/1917 Rambler Rose (1917)
5/14/1917 - ? The New Word (1917)
5/14/1917 - ? Old Friends (1917)
5/14/1917 - ? The Old Lady Shows Her Medals (1917)
12/25/1916 - ? A Kiss for Cinderella (1916)
10/30/1916 - ? The Basker (1916)
9/20/1916 - ? Caroline (1916)
4/4/1916 - ? Rio Grande (1916)
3/13/1916 - ? Margaret Schiller (1916)
1/11/1916 - ? The Little Minister (1916)
12/21/1915 - ? Peter Pan (1915)
11/22/1915 - ? The Chief (1915)
11/8/1915 - ? Secret Service (1915)
10/11/1915 - ? Sherlock Holmes (1915)
4/7/1915 - ? A Celebrated Case (1915)
1/25/1915 - ? The Shadow (1915)
1/12/1915 - ? Rosemary (1915)
12/14/1914 - ? Driven (1914)
10/20/1914 - ? Diplomacy (1914)
9/7/1914 - ? The Prodigal Husband (1914)
5/11/1914 - ? A Scrap of Paper (1914)
1/5/1914 - ? The Legend of Leonora (1914)
10/28/1913 - ? Tante (1913)
9/29/1913 - ? The Tyranny of Tears (1913)
9/29/1913 - ? The Will (1913)
9/1/1913 - ? Much Ado About Nothing (1913)
4/28/1913 - ? The Amazons (1913)
3/11/1913 - ? Liberty Hall (1913)
1/13/1913 - ? The Spy (1913)
12/23/1912 - ? Peter Pan (1912)
11/11/1912 - ? Bella Donna (1912)
9/2/1912 - ? The Perplexed Husband (1912)
3/25/1912 - ? Oliver Twist (1912)
2/26/1912 - ? Lady Patricia (1912)
1/29/1912 - ? A Slice of Life (1912)
1/29/1912 - ? Cousin Kate (1912)
12/4/1911 - ? The Witness for the Defense (1911)
9/4/1911 - ? A Single Man (1911)
2/13/1911 - ? The Twelve Pound Look (1911)
2/13/1911 - ? Alice Sit-by-the-Fire (1911)
1/1/1911 - ? Trelawney of the 'Wells' (1911)
12/5/1910 - ? Sherlock Holmes (1910)
12/5/1910 - ? The Private Secretary (1910)
12/5/1910 - ? Secret Service (1910)
12/5/1910 - ? Too Much Johnson (1910)
12/5/1910 - ? Held by the Enemy (1910)
9/5/1910 - ? Smith (1910)
4/25/1910 - ? Caste (1910)
1/31/1910 - ? Mid-Channel (1910)
9/29/1909 - ? Inconstant George (1909)
6/7/1909 - ? The Mollusc (1909)
12/23/1908 - ? What Every Woman Knows (1908)
9/14/1908 - ? Jack Straw (1908)
9/3/1908 - ? The Thief (1908)
3/2/1908 - ? Father and the Boys (1908)
1/15/1908 - ? The Jesters (1908)
1/6/1908 - ? Quality Street (1908)
8/31/1907 - ? My Wife (1907)
5/6/1907 - ? Cousin Kate (1907)
4/4/1907 - ? His Excellency the Governor (1907)
3/18/1907 - ? The Silver Box (1907)
2/18/1907 - ? Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines (1907)
1/28/1907 - ? Captain Brassbound's Conversion (1907)
1/28/1907 - ? The Good Hope (1907)
1/28/1907 - ? Nance Oldfield (1907)
12/24/1906 - ? Peter Pan (1906)
9/3/1906 - ? His House in Order (1906)
11/6/1905 - ? Peter Pan (1905)
9/4/1905 - ? De Lancey (1905)
4/19/1905 - ? The Freedom of Suzanne (1905)
3/6/1905 - ? Sherlock Holmes (1905)
2/6/1905 - ? Op-o'-Me Thumb (1905)
12/26/1904 - ? The Little Minister (1904)
9/5/1904 - ? The Duke of Killicrankie (1904)
5/16/1904 - 5/16/1904 Ingomar (1904)
5/2/1904 - ? When Knighthood Was in Flower (1904)
1/25/1904 - ? The Other Girl (1903)
1/5/1904 - ? Little Mary (1904)
11/10/1903 - ? The Pretty Sister of Jose (1903)
10/13/1903 - ? Captain Dieppe (1903)
4/20/1903 - ? The Mummy and the Humming Bird (1903)
1/13/1903 - ? The Unforeseen (1903)
11/17/1902 - ? Imprudence (1902)
9/4/1902 - ? The Mummy and the Humming Bird (1902)
4/14/1902 - ? The Importance of Being Earnest (1902)
3/3/1902 - ? The Twin Sister (1902)
12/23/1901 - ? The Wilderness (1901)
9/2/1901 - ? The Second in Command (1901)
4/15/1901 - ? Diplomacy (1901)
4/8/1901 - ? Brother Officers (1901)
12/31/1900 - ? Mrs. Dane's Defense (1900)
9/11/1900 - ? Richard Carvel (1900)
8/27/1900 - ? Brother Officers (1900)
1/16/1900 - ? Brother Officers (1900)
12/25/1899 - ? My Lady's Lord (1899)
9/11/1899 - ? The Tyranny of Tears (1899)
5/8/1899 - ? Romeo and Juliet (1899)
2/16/1899 - ? The Man of Destiny (1899)
2/14/1899 - ? Lord and Lady Algy (1899)
12/26/1898 - ? Phroso (1898)
9/26/1898 - ? The Liars (1898)
4/26/1898 - ? His Honor the Mayor (1898)
1/4/1898 - ? The Conquerors (1898)
11/8/1897 - ? A Marriage of Convenience (1897)
9/27/1897 - ? The Little Minister (1897)
3/6/1897 - 3/6/1897 A Man and His Wife (1897)
12/28/1896 - ? Under the Red Robe (1896)
8/31/1896 - ? Rosemary (1896)
3/9/1896 - ? Bohemia (1896)
2/17/1896 - ? Marse Van (1896)
2/17/1896 - ? Marriage (1896)
1/27/1896 - ? A Woman's Reason (1896)
1/15/1896 - ? Michael and His Lost Angel (1896)
12/24/1895 - ? Carmen (1895)
10/7/1895 - ? Christopher, Jr. (1895)
9/23/1895 - ? The Imprudent Young Couple (1895)
9/2/1895 - ? The City of Pleasure (1895)
4/22/1895 - 5/1/1895 The Importance of Being Earnest (1895)
3/18/1895 - ? John-a-Dreams (1895)
12/3/1894 - ? The Masqueraders (1894)
9/11/1894 - ? The Bauble Shop (1894)
2/15/1894 - ? A Doll's House (1894)
10/24/1893 - ? The Younger Son (1893)
8/21/1893 - ? Liberty Hall (1893)
1/25/1893 - ? The Girl I Left Behind Me (1893)
? - ? The Little Minister (1897)


Frequently Asked Questions

What show is currently in Empire Theatre?
Empire Theatre's current show is Candida which opened on 3/10/1937.

What when was Empire Theatre built?
Empire Theatre was built in 1893.

How many seats does Empire Theatre have?
Empire Theatre has 1100 seats.

What were the longest running shows at Empire Theatre?
Life With Father which ran from 11/8/1939 to 7/12/1947, O Mistress Mine which ran from 1/23/1946 to 5/31/1947, The Member of the Wedding which ran from 1/5/1950 to 3/17/1951, I Am a Camera which ran from 11/28/1951 to 7/12/1952 and Life With Mother which ran from 10/20/1948 to 6/4/1949,