Curtain Up: A Special Event
Curtain Up: A Special Event

Curtain Up: A Special Event NYC Reviews and Tickets

(108 Reviews)
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Entertaining, Delightful, Must see, Relevant, Absorbing

About the Show

Curtain Up is an exhibition created in partnership between the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts and London's V&A celebrating 40 Years of theater in both cities.

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Member Reviews (108)

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677 Reviews | 190 Followers
Ambitious, Entertaining, Disappointing, Interesting

See it if you want the rare opportunity to see some costumes, set designs, factoids & clips from a few of the biggest hits from Bway & the West End.

Don't see it if you're not interested in Tonys & Oliviers. Huge lost opportunity by using award-winners as the through-line, limiting the shows to showcase.

480 Reviews | 134 Followers
Delightful, Entertaining, Intelligent, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if Any theayreaholic would love this evening !

Don't see it if You have no interest in mixing with theatre aficionados !

459 Reviews | 117 Followers
Entertaining, Intelligent, Relevant, Refreshing

See it if You believe that the enjoyment of theater is best when interactive with other humans

Don't see it if You want to stay isolated

459 Reviews | 117 Followers
Refreshing, Absorbing, Delightful, Intelligent, Entertaining

See it if Want to see a very interesting collection of theater artifacts.

Don't see it if You are not in n New York.

291 Reviews | 708 Followers
Fascinating, Great photos, Lovely group of like minded folks

See it if I didn't spend as much time looking at the exhibit as I would have liked because there were so many terrific folks to meet, so I'll have to

Don't see it if ... go back. What I saw was wonderful - illuminating trip through theater history. Thanks to the library for having us!

384 Reviews | 81 Followers
Delightful, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if Great exhibition, a must see for all theater lovers.

Don't see it if If you are not interested in theater history.

379 Reviews | 69 Followers
Entertaining, Informative, Relevant

See it if You want to see a good exhibition of behind the scenes of Broadway and West End shows.

Don't see it if You are not interested in exhibitions and the history of Broadway shows.

276 Reviews | 475 Followers
Fun, Well-organized, Must see

See it if you want to see memorabilia and footage from old and new shows. This is for anyone who loves Broadway and wants to see pieces from history.

Don't see it if you're not a die-hard fan and would be uninterested in seeing props and costumes from the past. Read more


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