Water for Elephants

Plan Your Visit

Imperial Theatre

249 W 45TH ST,
NEW YORK, NY 10036

By Subway

Times Square-42nd Street Station: Served by the 1, 2, 3, 7, N, Q, R, and W subway lines.
42nd Street-Bryant Park Station: Served by the B, D, F, and M subway lines.

By Car

We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservations app.

To reserve your parking spot, visit the Imperial Theatre SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.


When do performances begin?

February 24, 2024.

Where is the show playing?

The Imperial Theatre, at 249 West 45th Street in New York City.

What is the running time?

The running time for the show is not yet finalized. Please sign up for our mailing list to be notified when this information is available.

Is there an age recommendation?

WATER FOR ELEPHANTS is recommended for ages 8 and up.

How much do tickets cost?

Tickets start at $59.

What is the maximum number of tickets one person can purchase?

To purchase 10 or more tickets, contact our group sales partner by calling 1-800-BROADWAY x2 or visiting Broadway.com.

Are rush or lottery tickets available?

Not at this time, but please sign up for our mailing list to be notified when this information is available.

When does the box office open?

January 13, 2024.

How long is this show playing on Broadway?

Tickets are currently on sale through ​​September. Additional performances may be announced at a later date.

Will food and drinks be served at the show?

Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Does the production use smoke and haze?


What should I wear?

While some theatregoers do get dressed up for their visit to the theatre, you are welcome to wear what makes you most comfortable. Keep in mind that the theatre is kept cool year-round, so you may want to wear layers.

Does the Imperial Theatre have wheelchair access?


Are there elevators in the theatre?