Primary Stages
Special Ticketing Programs


This ticket program allows students to purchase tickets for $20.

Student rush tickets are available at the box office 1 hour prior to show time. Maximum two tickets per valid student ID. Cash or credit card may be used to purchase tickets.




This ticket program allows theatergoers 35 and under to purchase tickets for $20.
Advance tickets are available online by using code PS35. Maximum two tickets per vaild ID. Failure to present a valid ID will result in an additional $50 fee. All tickets are subject to availability.

Pay What You Can Performances

“Pay What You Can” at Primary Stages is a night of theater that puts you in charge of the ticket price. Use your spare change for a night of Off-Broadway theater and experience something new.
These special nights vary for each production, but they typically occur on the first two preview performances. More information will be provided soon for the 2014/15 season!
  • You are given a form upon your arrival (begining at 4PM).
  • Fill out and return the form to a Primary Stages representative.
  • You are free to leave once you've handed in your form but you must return by 5pm.
  • At 5pm we will call out your name to purchase tickets in the order in which we have received the completed forms. You must be present at 5pm when your name is called to purchase tickets. NO EXCEPTIONS.
  • Limit 2 tickets per person.
  • Minimum $1 per ticket. Cash only, no change given.
  • You are not able to select seats or be shown where seats are located before purchase.
  • Seats bought at the same time are not guaranteed to be together. You will not be able to move or change seats after purchase.
  • Once tickets are purchased, you are free to leave and come back at curtain.
  • If tickets sell out, you can be put on a waiting list at $70 per ticket.



For more information, call 212.840.9705
or email
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