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Thurgood starring Laurence Fishburne Tickets & Information

Booth Theatre

222 West 45th Street

(Between Broadway and 8th Avenue)

New York NY 10036 View on map

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Thurgood starring Laurence Fishburne Summary

Tony Award winner and Academy Award nominee Laurence Fishburne brings one of America’s greatest heroes to life in George Stevens, Jr.'s powerful new play. Fishburne's performances have been deemed "brilliant," "riveting" and "electrifying" by The New York Times. Now he portrays Thurgood Marshall, the grandson of a slave who became our first African-American Supreme Court Justice. Thurgood is his remarkable story, a triumph of courage - not just for the man, but for the nation he bravely challenged and proudly served. Don’t miss this strictly limited engagement!

Next on His Docket: A Supreme Challenge (New York Times)
For Laurence Fishburne, playing Thurgood Marshall on Broadway is a chance to educate people, himself included.

Thurgood starring Laurence Fishburne Cast Members:

Laurence Fishburne

Thurgood starring Laurence Fishburne Creative Team

Author: George Stevens, Jr.
Director: Leonard Foglia
Producer: Bill Haber: Ostar Enterprises
Press Agent: Fifteen Minutes Public Relations

Thurgood starring Laurence Fishburne Award Winners/Nominees


Nominated for 1 2008 Tony Award
  • Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play - Laurence Fishburne
Winner 2008 Outer Critics Circle Award
  • Outstanding Solo Performance - Laurence Fishburne
Winner 2008 Drama Desk Award
  • Outstanding Solo Performance - Laurence Fishburne

Thurgood starring Laurence Fishburne Quick Facts

Running Time:

Approximately 90 minutes, with no intermission

Price Range


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Audience :

May be inappropriate for 10 and under. (Contains a small amount of strong language.)
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

First Preview Date Opening Date
April 12, 2008 April 30, 2008

Box Office Hours

Monday - Saturday: 10am - 8pm
Sunday: Noon - 6pm (Open until curtain, when there is an evening performance.)

Mail Order

Thurgood
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P. O. Box 998
Times Square Station
New York, NY 10108-0998

Coat Room

Yes. (No strollers or furs.)