Summer is a good time for Broadway. Although it's a bit off a tourist trap, you can find good deals at the TKTS booth and ticket discounts online (since nothing much opens in the summer, there aren't many super-hot, sold-out shows). Here's what Theasy recommends!
BEST BETS SUMMER 2009
Take A Date: Rock of Ages
There is nothing sexier than 80s hair bands and drinking beer during a Broadway show.
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Take Your Parents: Jersey Boys
Tickets are hard to come by, but this story of The Four Seasons is a seriously parental crowd pleaser.
No discount codes, sorry!
Take A Theatre Novice: 9 to 5: The Musical
Light, silly, cheesy entertainment that doesn't require work from the audience.
Use discount code 3BBOX to save 35%.
Take A Theatre Snob: Mary Stuart
This British import boasts some of the best acting on any New York stage.
Use discount code QSBBX615 for $55/$65 tickets.
For A Laugh: 39 Steps
A quick paced salute to Hitchcock movies, this four person play is hilariously clever.
Use discount code 39BX0407 to save over 50%.
For A Cry: Next to Normal
A new groundbreaking musical reminiscent of Spring Awakening and Rent.
Use discount code NNBBX0420 for up to $38 off.
For Brilliant Storytelling: The Norman Conquests
Ayckbourn's play-in-three-parts is British humor at its absolute finest.
Use discount code NCBXEONM to save up to 40%.
Before It's Too Late: Avenue Q
This 2004 Tony Winner for Best Musical closes September 13th. Its R-rated puppet madness is not to be missed.
Use discount code AQBBX0313 to save up to 40%.