The empire theatre, now the amc empire 25 in times square has a colorful history, with an interior designed by thomas lamb who created many of new york s impressive theaters like the loews. In 1992, it was one of six 42nd street theaters to come under the protection of the new 42nd street organization. Depending on whom you ask, the theater district spans approximately from sixth to eighth avenues between 41st and 54th streets. The empire theatre is a former broadway theatre located on 42nd street in manhattan, new york city history. I talked to the guys at lincoln square yesterday and they said that the dolby renovation of their big loews screen theater will be finished in october. Amc empire 25 movie times showtimes and tickets new. Find the movies showing at theaters near you and buy movie tickets at fandango. The musical tells the story of peggy sawyer, a talented young performer with stars in her eyes who gets her big break on broadway. Eventful movies is your source for uptodate amc empire 25 showtimes, tickets and theater information.
So we will be getting another new dolby theater in nyc soon. Feature presentations start 1015 minutes following published show times to find a film presented in 3d, look for the digital 3d description. Since stanley durwood opened the worlds first multiplex theater back in 1963, the company has been recognized as both an industry leader, and an iconic destination for moviegoers. It was the first imax digital theatre in new york city. Times square new years eve at amc 42nd street nyc nyc new. Amc 42nd street family fun times square 2021 new years. The harem theatre was closed sometime in 199596, when just about the entire north side of w. With 3 floors of movie magic fun, its lights, camera, action all night long. Loews 42nd street theatre in new york, ny cinema treasures. Broadway wont reopen for some time but what about new.
Get amc empire 25 showtimes and tickets, theater information, amenities, driving. Historical remnants inside the amc empire 25 theater in. Amc empire 25 in new york, ny 10036 get movie showtimes and tickets online. Amc reserves the right to exercise special pricing options for unique in theatre experiences. Vaudeville was moved to the new loews lexington theatre, and the 42nd street theatre switched to movies only. Restaurants near amc empire 25, new york city on tripadvisor. Times square new years eve at amc 42nd street nyc nyc.
The one thing i dont get is how a movie theater with 25 screens doesnt have goobers. Today, the theater is one of the centerpieces of the revitalized 42nd street but it doesnt actually sit in its original location. New years eve at amc 42nd street nyc nyc new years eve 2021. Peggy arrives to new york city from her hometown of allentown. Regal loews cinemas 42nd street ewalk theater times square nyc. Amc empire 25 new york, new york 10036 amc theatres. Not all ticket types are available for all performances. By this time the harem theatre had become a haven for crack addicts and other malfeasants.
Broadway wont reopen for a while, but what about new york. If you go to times square, its worthwhile walking on 42nd street to 5th avenue, but. Amc empire 25 234 west 42nd street, midtown west, new york, ny. The liberty theater opened on october 5, 1904, with the vaudeville comedy duo the rogers brothers in paris. The theater had actually been lifted onto the rails and ready to roll for over a week, but city officials decided to push back the original moving day, feb.
Showtimes and tickets for new york, ny 10036 moviefone. In fact, the whole building was lifted from its foundation and. Amc 34th street 14 new york, new york 1 amc theatres. Movie times, buy movie tickets online, watch trailers and get directions to amc 34th street 14 in new york, ny. Tickets for amc 42nd street nyc new years eve 2021 are currently not on sale. When i walked into the theater there was a worker sitting on the counter. The theatre s longest tenant was a chorus line, which ran for 6,7 performances from 1975 to 1990 and set the record for longest running show in broadway history. Fields theatre was designed by philadelphia architect albert e. Amc reserves the right to exercise special pricing options for unique intheatre experiences. Child tickets are valid for children 11 years and under.
In order to display showtimes, please select a nearby theatre. Amc empire 25 new york showtimes and movie tickets cinema. So, after dining and sightseeing, this is right there. Oct 08, 2014 liberty theater at 234 west 42nd street architect.
The overthetop sensory experience along 42nd street that you experience today was actually part of a concerted renewal project, back when times square was. Sign up for eventful s the reel buzz newsletter to get upcoming movie theater information and movie times delivered right to your inbox. Online ticketing, listening devices, stadium seating, reserved seating, print at home. Comments about amc empire 25 in new york, ny cinema. Remembering the lost theaters of times squares deuce. It could seat about 770 and was best known for its tiered boxes on each side of the proscenium arch, which could seat over 20. See hours, directions, photos, and tips for the 11 amc theatres locations in new york city. Please add to description, eagle eye was the first movie shown in imax cinema 1 at the amc empire on september 26, 2008.
That lasted until 1953 when it was renamed the empire theatre again and returned to feature movies. Senior tickets are valid for adults 60 years and older. Located just west of times square, this immaculate multilevel multiplex is a prime example of theatre renovation and reuse. Regal loews cinemas 42nd street ewalk theater times. Amc 42nd street family fun times square 2021 new years eve. Cafe, digital projection, listening devices, stadium seating, wheelchair accessible. Sorry, we dont have movie times at this theater for the date you selected. Aug, 2018 amc 25 cinema, movie imax, theater, west 42nd st, manhattan, new york city, usa stock photo. View the latest amc empire 25 movie times, box office information, and purchase tickets online. It is unclear how much amc will invest, but the company, based in kansas city, mo. Best hotels near amc empire 25, new york city tripadvisor. One of broadways most classic and beloved tales, 42nd street, comes to the big screen in the largest ever production of the show. Amc 42nd street is the premiere movie and entertainment destination steps from the iconic new year s ball drop.
Amc is the premier movie and entertainment complex located right on 42nd street, just steps from the world famous ball drop. Loews 42nd street ewalk theatre, regal ewalk stadium phone numbers. Movie theater information and online movie tickets. Find everything you need for your local movie theater near you. Feature presentations start 1015 minutes following published show times. Amc empire 25 new york city 2020 all you need to know. Amc theatres west 42nd street new york, new york movie. The empire theatre is a former broadway theatre located on 42nd street in manhattan, new york city. Originally opened as the eltinge 42nd street theatre, in 1912, it was designed by noted theatre architect thomas w. This finely produced black and white film was the predecessor to. This popular destination for locals and visitors alike will open its doors for an exclusive ticketed event for individuals of all ages with three unique parties and experiences to choose from. The theatre finally closed, seemingly for good, in the mid1980s. Get your swag on with discounted movies to stream at home, exclusive movie gear, access to advanced screenings and discounts galore.
Search local showtimes and buy movie tickets before going to the theater on moviefone. Amc empire 25 movie times showtimes and tickets new york. Feb 28, 1998 the theater had actually been lifted onto the rails and ready to roll for over a week, but city officials decided to push back the original moving day, feb. Amc empire 25 showtimes 234 west 42nd street, new york, ny, 10036 212 3982597 amenities. It was not immediately restored or renovated, as the theater lacks any entrances not directly on 42nd street, rendering it more difficult to use for. Visit to view the hottest new york new years eve parties in times square. Collect bonus rewards from our many partners, including amc, stubs, cinemark connections, regal crown club. Renamed loews 42nd street theatre, it presented vaudeville and movies until loews took over the lexington opera house ten blocks to the north. This cinema complex just off times square shows mainstream, independent and imax films on 25. Lamb, and named for julian eltinge, an american stage and film actor best known as a female impersonator. Mar 09, 2016 new york city doesnt lack for movie theaters, from regal and amcs massive audience processing centers on 42nd street, to scrappy indieplexes like landmarks sunshine, ifc center and. Later long runs have included crazy for you 19921996, chicago 19962003, spamalot 20052009, memphis 20092012 and matilda the musical 202017. Amc empire 25 234 w 42nd st new york, ny movie theatres.907 487 1487 1209 601 1366 1307 805 625 128 783 1033 1115 1344 424 332 1321 1539 1555 1264 1449 1539 16 1128 407 382 670 673 1241 1216 1562 386 438 260 1006 1351 153 608 983 291 1351 1359 587 1351