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The Royal Family Tickets & Information

Samuel J. Friedman Theatre

261 West 47th Street

Between Broadway and 8th Avenue

New York NY 10036 View on map

The Royal Family Summary

Follow a famous family of stage stars as they go about the drama of the day: choosing scripts, dashing off to performances, stealing kisses from handsome beaus. But what's this business about the youngest diva wanting to quit the stage for domestic bliss? Never, darling! Doug Hughes (Doubt) directs a fantastic cast in this insightful, witty and moving valentine to the theatre written by two literary greats.

Anatomy of a Scene: 'The Royal Family' (NY Times)
Rick Sordelet narrates a look at a sword fight scene he created for the Broadway revival of  The Royal Family.

The Tangle of Branches in a Royal Tree (NY Times)
Rosemary Harris has been watching a significant chunk of her life flash before her eyes, and it’s played by Jan Maxwell in the Broadway revival of The Royal Family.

No, Mr. Kaufman, Satire Lives on, if It’s Yours (NY Times)
This fall audiences in both New York and Chicago will have a chance to reacquaint themselves with works from the ample oeuvre of George S. Kaufman.

The Royal Family Cast Members:

Ana Gasteyer, John Glover, Rosemary Harris, Jan Maxwell, Larry Pine, Tony Roberts, Reg Rogers, Freddy Arsenault, Kelli Barrett, Caroline Stefanie Clay, Rufus Collins, David Greenspan, Anthony Newfield, Henny Russell, John Wernke

The Royal Family Creative Team

Authors: George S. Kaufman & Edna Ferber
Director: Doug Hughes
Producer: Manhattan Theatre Club
Press Agent: Boneau / Bryan-Brown

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The Royal Family Quick Facts

Running Time:

Approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes, including two 10 minute intermissions

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 15, 2009 October 8, 2009

Box Office Hours

Monday - Sunday: Noon - 6pm*

*When there is and evening performance, the Box Office will be open until 30 minutes after curtain.

The Box Office will open at 10am when there is a matinee performance.

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

Please Note: The Nap and Choir Boy are not on sale at this time.

Mail Order

The Royal Family Mail Order
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.