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To Be or Not to Be Tickets & Information

Samuel J. Friedman Theatre

261 West 47th Street

Between Broadway and 8th Avenue

New York NY 10036 View on map

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To Be or Not to Be Summary

Based on Ernst Lubitsch's classic 1942 film, this hilarious black comedy is an ingenious commentary on World War II and an inspired tribute to the joys of theatre.

To Be or Not to Be Cast Members:

Peter Benson, Robert Dorfman, Steve Kazee, Jan Maxwell, Peter Maloney, Michael McCarty, Kristine Nielsen, Brandon Perler, David Rasche, Rocco Sisto, Jimmy Smagula, Marina Squerciati

To Be or Not to Be Creative Team

Author: Nick Whitby
Director: Casey Nicholaw
Producer: Manhattan Theatre Club
Press Agent: Boneau / Bryan-Brown

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To Be or Not to Be Quick Facts

Running Time:

2 hours, including one 15 minute intermission

Price Range


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Audience :

May be inappropriate for 12 and under.
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

First Preview Date Opening Date
September 16, 2008 October 14, 2008

Box Office Hours

Monday - Saturday: Noon - 6pm
Sunday: Closed

March 30 - April 5:
Monday & Tuesday: Noon - 6pm
Wednesday: Noon - 7:30pm
Thursday & Friday: Noon - 8:30pm
Saturday: 10am - 8:30pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

April 6 - April 19:
Monday: Noon - 6pm
Tuesday & Wednesday: Noon - 7:30pm
Thursday & Friday: Noon - 8:30pm
Saturday: 10am - 8:30pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

April 20 - April 26:
Monday: Noon - 6pm
Tuesday: Noon - 7:30pm
Wednesday: 10am - 7:30pm
Thursday: Noon - 5pm
Friday: Noon - 8:30pm
Saturday: 10am - 8:30pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

April 27 - May 3:
Monday: Noon - 6pm
Tuesday: Noon - 7:30pm
Wednesday: 10am - 8:30pm
Thursday & Friday: Noon - 8:30pm
Saturday: 10am - 8:30pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

May 4 - June 14:
Monday: Noon - 6pm
Tuesday: Noon - 7:30pm
Wednesday: 10am - 7:30pm
Thursday & Friday: Noon - 8:30pm
Saturday: 10am - 8:30pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm

There are no advance sales 1/2 hour prior to a performance!

Mail Order

To Be or Not to Be
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P. O. Box 998
Times Square Station
New York, NY 10108-0998

Coat Room

A limited number of lockers are available at the theatre, subject to availability.