Illuminated red steps rise high above the TKTS booth in Times Square.
Day-of-performance discount tickets for many Broadway and Off-Broadway shows may be purchased by credit card or cash at the four permanent TKTS booths in Times Square (Father Duffy Square), in Lower Manhattan (South Street Seaport, corner of Front & John sts.) and in Lincoln Center’s David Rubenstein Atrium (61 W. 62nd St., btw Broadway & Columbus Ave.). Discounts range between 20 and 50 percent. The service charge of $4.50 per ticket helps support other TDF (Theatre Development Fund) services and programs.
Times Square: For same-day evening shows: M & W-Sa 3-8 pm, Tu 2-8 pm, Su 3-7 pm; for same-day matinee performances: W, Th & Sa 10 am-2 pm, Su 11 am-3 pm. 7-Day Fast Pass: Return within seven days of a TKTS purchase, with your TKTS stub, and walk up to Window #1 thereby avoiding long lines.
Lower Manhattan: For same-day evening and next-day matinee performances: M-Sa 11 am-6 pm, Su 11 am-4 pm
Lincoln Center: For same-day evening, matinee and next-day matinee performances: M-Sa noon-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm