Everything You Need to Know About Broadway General Rush Tickets

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Beginning with "Rent" in the mid-1990s, theaters have sold discounted General Rush tickets to Broadway theatergoers. While there are restrictions and you have to be willing to wait until the day of the performance to buy them, the reward of cheap tickets can’t be beat!

General Rush tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis when the theater box offices open, so arrive early and be prepared to wait! Don't forget your photo ID either: most shows require this to purchase the tickets. Find out which Broadway shows offer rush tickets below.


Anastasia

Ticket Price: $42

Ticket Limit: 2

Where: Broadhurst Theatre box office

When: On sale when the box office opens at 10am. (There are no performances on Mondays.)

 

 

The Band's Visit

Ticket Price: $40

Ticket Limit: 2
Where: Barrymore Theatre box office

When: On sale when the box office opens at 10am. (There are no performances on Mondays.)

 

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Ticket Price:
Ticket Limit: 2
Where: Sondheim Theatre box office
When: On sale when the box office opens at 10am Tuesday–Saturday; noon Sunday. (There are no performances on Mondays.)


Carmen Jones


Ticket Price: $20
Ticket Limit: 2 
Where: On the TodayTix App. Download the app and set an alert for the show so you can try your hand at the virtual rush line.

When: 10am Tuesday-Sunday (There are no performances on Mondays)


Carousel


Ticket Price: $40
Ticket Limit: 2 
Where: Imperial Theatre box office
When: On sale when the box office opens at 10am Tuesday-Saturday; Noon Sunday. (There are no performances on Mondays.)


Chicago

Ticket Price: $37
Ticket Limit: 2
Where: Ambassador Theatre box office
When: On sale when the box office opens at 10am Monday–Saturday; noon Sunday. (Note: There are no performances on Wednesdays and General Rush tickets are NOT available for Saturday evening performances.)


Come From Away

Ticket Price: $38
Ticket Limit: 2
Where: Schoenfeld Theatre box office
When: On sale when the box office opens at 10am Tuesday–Saturday; noon Sunday. (There are no performances on Mondays.)


Gettin' The Band Back Together

Ticket Price: $40
Ticket Limit: 2
Where: On their official site. Use code BT40440
When: This rush offer is only available to people who are 40 years old or older. The virtual rush line is only during preview performances July 19th through August 12th.



Head Over Heels


Ticket Price: $35
Ticket Limit: 2
Where: Today Tix App. Download the app and set an alert to buy tickets at 10am

When: Tickets are on sale at 10am Tuesday–Sunday. (There are no performances on Mondays except July 23rd.)

 


Hello, Dolly


Ticket Price: $39
Ticket Limit: 2
Where: Shubert Theatre box office
When: On sale when the Show is sold out.



Mike Birbiglia: The One

Ticket Price: $29
Ticket Limit: 1
Where: Cherry Lane Theatre box office
When: 90 Minutes before showtime 10 student rush tickets will be available for purchase. To purchase (cash only) you must have a valid student ID. Limit is 1 ticket per student ID. 


The Play That Goes Wrong


Ticket Price: $30
Ticket Limit: 2
Where: Lyceum Theatre box office
When: Tickets go on sale when the box office opens at 10am Tuesday–Saturday; noon Sunday. (There are no performances on Mondays.)

 

School of Rock

Ticket Price: $39

Ticket Limit: 2
Where: Winter Garden Theatre box office
When: Tickets go on sale when the box office opens at 10am Monday–Saturday; 11am Sunday. (Note: There are no performances on Thursdays.)

 

Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber & Stoller

Ticket Price: $30
Where: Stage 42 (422 West 42nd Street) Theatre box office
When: Tickets go on sale when the box office opens.



SpongeBob SquarePants


Ticket Price: $30
Ticket Limit: 2
Where: Palace Theatre box office
When: Tickets go on sale when the box office opens at 10am. (Note: On days with two shows tickets for are available for both at 10am. There are no performances on Mondays.)

 

Straight White Men


Ticket Price: $32
Ticket Limit: 2
Where: Today Tix App. Download the app and set an alert to buy tickets at 10am
When: Tickets are on sale at 10am Tuesday–Sunday. (There are no performances on Mondays.)


Summer: The Donna Summer Musical


Ticket Price: $40
Ticket Limit: 2
Where:  Lunt-Fontanne Theatre box office
When: Tickets go on sale when the box office opens at 10am Tuesday–Saturday. (There are no performances on Mondays.)



Waitress


Ticket Price: $40
Ticket Limit: 2
Where: Brooks Atkinson Theatre box office
When: Open to everyone. Available when the box office opens at 10am, subject to availability. Seats are located in the rear mezzanine. (There are no performances on Mondays.)

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