Ways You Can Get Theatre Discounts For NYC Theatre Just For Being Under 40!

Discover more about getting tickets to Broadway theatre shows on a budget!

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With 150 shows each night, there’s some serious magic happening Beyond Broadway that you just don’t want to miss. The good news is, if you’re weighing your wallet after trying to pay off your student loans, these Beyond Broadway theatres have you taken care of. Check out this list of deals for theatre addicts under thirty, thirty-five, and a few for folks under forty!

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Irish Repertory Theatre

Ticket Price: $25

Age: 40 and Under

The puns don’t stop with Irish Rep’s GreenSeats, open to anyone under forty! Sign up, get a $25 ticket to any show, and watch your friends turn green with envy at how much green you’re saving. You can’t believe everything you hear—sometimes it is easy being green.

Lincoln Center Theatre

Ticket Price: $32

Age: 21 – 35

LincTix gives you $32 tickets to each new LCT or LCT3 production. This deal is good til December 31st—after your thirty-sixth birthday! Sign up for the ticket discount and get invitations to free post-show parties to keep celebrating long after the curtain’s gone down!

Manhattan Theatre Club

Ticket Price: $30

Age: 35 and Under
MTC is rather lenient with their 30 Under 35 club—(you can hold on to your membership granting you $30 tickets until you're 36)!
 Pick up two tickets per performance, and don’t forget to get on their mailing list for the latest on afterparties, readings, and more!

Playwrights Horizons

Ticket Price: $20

Age: 35 and Under 

Sign up for their Young Membership program for free, and get tickets to any show at $20 (or $10 if you're a full-time student)! Young Member tickets are available before tickets are released to the general public—plus Playwrights Horizons throws exclusive Young Member parties each season with complimentary drinks, food, music, and a (PH)otobooth! Just don’t forget your ID, because they’ll check it at the Box Office.

Primary Stages

Ticket Price: $35

Age: Under 35

Under thirty-five? Get a $35 ticket—or two!—with the online code PS35, and bring your ID!

icket Price: Free! 
Age: 13 – 19

TixTeen is Primary Stages' initiative to enable NYC middle and high school students to see world-class productions at no cost. Now, the offer is extended to schools around the globe excited to explore the company's virtual season. 

Roundabout Theatre
Ticket Price: $30

Age: 18 – 40

Get $30 tickets to any Roundabout production when you sign up for Hiptix! You can get up to two—and they won’t be checking your friend’s ID, so theatre fans over 30 can get it on it too. If you have friends who are also members, you can even link your accounts and buy all your tickets at once to be sure you’re seated together. Want to meet others like you? Join the party on Hiptix Night! 

Second Stage Theatre

Ticket Price: $30

Age: Under 30

Their classic 30 Under 30 deal doesn’t require a signup—just use promo code 30UNDER30 when ordering (online, at the box office, or by phone) and bring your ID when you pick ‘em up! One 30 Under 30 night per show includes admission to the afterparty, of course! 

Theatre for a New Audience

Ticket Price: $20 or Pay-What-You-Can for select performances

Age: Under 30

New Deal tickets are only $20 for anyone under thirty—or full-time students of any age—with ID! The promo code is NEWDEAL. You can get up to two tickets with this deal, but they’ll be checking your friend’s ID too!

And remember, if you ever can’t tell whether a theater has a discount, always ask the box office. A simple question can sometimes snag you the best deal in town!


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