Torch Song

Broadway Previews begin Oct 9th with Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl. Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song. Directed by Moises Kaufman.

Show Details

Performance Schedule

TUESDAY thru SATURDAY @ 8 PM
WEDNESDAY & SATURDAY @ 2 PM
SUNDAY @ 3 PM

Run Dates

October 09, 2018 - February 24, 2019

Upcoming Scheduled Events

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Running Time

2:40 hrs

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Show Description

It’s 1979 in New York City and Arnold Beckoff is on a quest for love, purpose and family. He’s fierce in drag and fearless in crisis, and he won’t stop until he achieves the life he desires.  

After a smash-hit run Off-Broadway, Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song heads to Broadway for a strictly limited engagement.

Hilarious and heart-wrenching, Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song follows Arnold Beckoff’s (Michael Urie) odyssey to find happiness in New York. All he wants is a husband, a child, and a pair of bunny slippers that fit, but a visit from his overbearing mother (Mercedes Ruehl) reminds him that he needs one thing more: respect.

An all too human journey about the families we’re born into, the families we choose, and the battles to bring them all home.

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October 09, 2018 - February 24, 2019

Wheelchair seating and assistive listening devices are always available.

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Theatre Details

Address

Helen Hayes Theatre
240 W 44th St
New York, NY 10036

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Public Transportation

By Bus: M42

By Subway: 1,2,3,7,S,A,C,E,N,R,Q,W to 42nd St./Times square

Additional Accessibility Details

Wheelchairs: Accessible seating in both Orchestra & Mezzanine

Seating: Orchestra on ground level. Seats 589.

Elevator\Escalator: Full-service/accessible elevator

Parking: Valet parking garages: 1st garage: South side of 44th St. between 6th & 7th Aves. Vertical clearance: 105". 2nd garage: East of Shubert Alley, on north side of 44th St. between Broadway & 8th Ave. No vans.

Curb Ramps: (2.5" lip) NW corner of 44th & Broadway; (2.5" lip) SE corner of 44th St. & Broadway; SW corner of 44th St. & Broadway.

Entrance: ADA-accessible building entrance at Stage Door. Handicap ramps in the lower lobby,

Box Office: Outer lobby, ground level. ADA access via the Stage Door.

Restroom: Accessible/unisex bathrooms/stalls in the lower lobby and at the mezzanine level

Water Fountain: Lower Level directly across from the elevator

Telephone: None on premises

Assisted Listening System: LOOP system in the auditorium, headsets available. Driver’s license or ID with printed address required as a deposit. Not available in the first 3 rows of the Orchestra.