Discover the magic of Broadway productions like 'The Lion King' and 'Aladdin' with a behind-the-scenes tour of Disney’s landmark New Amsterdam Theatre, provided by an established independent NYC tour operator. Led by the in-house historian, this hands-on tour gives you an exclusive look at incredible costumes and props used on stage. You'll also enjoy a 1.5-hour guided walking tour of Broadway before visiting the theater. Stop outside prominent theaters and other hotspots to learn about the actors, shows and scandals that have rocked New York’s Theatre District. Bonus: hear soundbites and live recordings via your audio headset.Description
Meet in Times Square to start your Manhattan theater experience with a 1.5-hour walking tour of Broadway. Slip on your provided headset to hear audio recordings and listen to Disney trivia from your in-the-know guide, and stop by theaters like the Marriott Marquis, Majestic and American Airlines, where Broadway shows have drawn huge crowds and global attention.
Follow your guide to Duffy Square and Shubert Alley to discover to the rags-to-riches tale of NYC’s Theatre District and learn about legendary Broadway performers. See popular cast hangouts, and visit Sardi’s restaurant to admire character portraits that line the walls while you hear about the on- and off-screen shenanigans of the biggest celebs in showbiz.
Then head to New Amsterdam Theatre for your 1-hour visit with the on-site historian. Your group has exclusive access to various areas of the theater, with views of the vast stage. Learn about the creation of Broadway Disney productions such as Beauty and the Beast
, Mary Poppins
and The Lion King
, and hear stories about what goes on behind the scenes before the curtain rises.
The highlight of your tour is a visit the prop and costumes studio, packed with outfits and accessories from Disney favorites like the tridents used in The Little Mermaid
: New York City, United States of AmericaDuration
: 2 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.