Riding the Midnight Express Off Broadway Tickets

Riding the Midnight Express with Billy Hayes Tickets & Information

St. Luke's Theatre

308 West 46th Street

(between 8th and 9th Avenues)

New York NY 10036 View on map

Seating Chart

Riding the Midnight Express with Billy Hayes Summary

First he wrote the best-selling book. Then came the Oscar® winning movie.

Now live on stage – Performed by the man who lived it. – For the first time, Billy Hayes recounts his time in a Turkish prison and his brazen, harrowing escape. Witness the true, mesmerizing story that captivated imaginations around the world. Meet Billy, up close and personal. You’ll never forget his cautionary, yet uplifting tale.

“A remarkable, inherently theatrical tale, which Hayes articulates with great charm, humor and energy…Part memoir, part thriller, part philosophical contemplation of freedom…this absorbing story proves Hayes to be a fascinating character and charismatic storyteller.” The Times. Edinburgh Fringe Festival - 2013

Riding the Midnight Express with Billy Hayes Special Information

There will be a talk-back immediately following every performance.

Riding the Midnight Express with Billy Hayes Cast Members:

Billy Hayes

Riding the Midnight Express with Billy Hayes Creative Team

Director: John Gould Rubin

Riding the Midnight Express with Billy Hayes Quick Facts

Running Time:

70 minutes, with no intermission

Price Range


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Audience :

Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

First Preview Date Opening Date
January 22, 2014 February 5, 2014

Box Office Hours

Monday: 2pm - 7pm
Tuesday: 2pm - 7pm
Wednesday : Noon - 8pm
Thursday: 2pm - 6pm
Friday - 2pm - 8pm
Saturday: Noon - 8pm
Sunday: 1pm - 7pm

Please note:
When there is an early performance, the Box Office will open 1/2 hour prior to curtain. When there is an evening performance open until curtain.


Coat Room

None available.