#Snowday Updates New York Theater

Times Square, 10:30 pm, March 21, 2018, shiny and empty

A winter storm shut down city schools, but all Broadway shows (matinees and evenings) played as scheduled on Wednesday.

(A handful of Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway shows were canceled. See below.)

For general answers to theatergoer questions, complete with links, check out “Broadway and the Blizzard: Questions and Answers”
Specific updates below as the day unfolded, including snow day cancellations and snow day discounts:

TKTS as of 10 am, March 21, 2018. Snow is starting to stick.
Father Duffy Square at noon, March 21, 2018. Not very blizzardy

Off-Broadway at 2 p.m., March 21, 2018:


Times Square 4:30 p.m., March 21, 2018. Snowing, but not very snowy.
Times Square, 10:30 pm, March 21, 2018, shiny and empty


Check out for reports (and pics) in the boroughs.

Update, 2 a.m. Thursday March 22, 2018:

Snow totals ranged from 4.5 inches in JFK to 10.5 inches in Bedford-Stuyvesant.

The cast of Frozen

Cancellations and Show Must Go On Notices:


Snow Day Deals

The Play That Goes Wrong (7 PM): Save up to $50 with code PYSNOW314 at TelechargeOffers.com

Rocktopia: $35 rush tickets available in-person at the Broadway Theatre box office


Snowday tip: Check out real-time listings on TKTS



Author: New York Theater

Jonathan Mandell is a 3rd generation NYC journalist, who sees shows, reads plays, writes reviews and sometimes talks with people.

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