Enjoy The Broadway Experience With NY Car Service
Finding ways to save money on a trip to a city like New York can seem impossible. After all, meals, cab fare, sightseeing and shopping will put a dent in your funds in a (literal) New York minute. Sacrificing the aspects of your trip that you’re most looking forward to, such as great seats to a Broadway play or a shopping spree on 5th Avenue, seems like a shame in the scheme of things. Many of us will only get one chance to enjoy New York City, and skimping on the activities we’re most looking forward to is a huge disappointment.
If you’re in the camp that loves Broadway plays, but you aren’t sure how to squeeze the expense into your budget, we’ve got some fantastic news: there’s an impressive number of matinee shows that you can enjoy for an absolute steal. We’ve listed a few of our favorites below.
This musical is among the most beloved children’s stories in existence; after its Broadway debut in 1997, the Lion King became a must-see for Broadway lovers and families alike. If you’d like a family-friendly Broadway experience for a wallet-friendly price, the Lion King offers matinees at 2 pm on Wednesday and Saturday and a 3pm matinee on Sundays.
Since 2001, this raucous and lively production has been showing at the Winter Garden Theatre on Broadway, attracting a huge swath of fans and repeat patrons. Set to the music of Swedish pop superstars ABBA, Mamma Mia! continues to delight and astound new viewers each and every year. The show offers matinee productions on Wednesday and Saturday at 2 pm.
Phantom of the Opera has been a staple of Broadway in New York for nearly 30 years, and luckily for theatre lovers looking for a bargain, the production offers matinee shows at the Majestic on Wednesday and Saturday at 2 pm. The beloved story, penned in 1910 by Gaston Leroux, features some of the most timeless and heart wrenching songs in Broadway history.
Wicked is perhaps one of the best known Broadway musicals currently in rotation, and for good reason: with a fun story, a great soundtrack and amazing actors, it’s hard not to be delighted throughout the play’s two and a half hour run. Matinee showings take place on Wednesday and Saturday at 2 pm and on Sunday at 3 pm.
Jersey Boys features some of the most recognizable popular music from the 20th Century: that of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. The true story of Valli’s rise to fame is not only an electric showcase for his timeless songs, it also features some fine acting and is an overall good time for all. Matinee showings of Jersey Boys take place on Wednesday and Saturday at 2 pm and on Sundays at 3 pm.
Planning your trip to New York City, especially the entertainment portion, can equal setting aside huge amounts of money just to be safe. Luckily for those of you who love Broadway can enjoy matinee showings of your favorite Broadway plays at a fraction of the cost. Book New York car service to put the cherry on top of an amazing afternoon in the city; after all, when you have tickets to your favorite Broadway show, being late is simply not an option. Let a chauffeur and a pristine car service vehicle handle your commute so you can focus on enjoying the show.