new 42nd st

welcome to the reinvented 42nd street!

The New 42nd Street builds on the foundation of seven historic theaters to make extraordinary performing arts and cultural engagement part of everyone's life.
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See how The New 42nd Street began!

Produced by the NYCEDC, the new documentary Against All Odds: Transforming 42nd Street tells the story of how we transformed New York's most iconic street into the thriving thoroughfare it is today.
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NEW 42ND STREET® PROJECTS:

Kids in audience
 

THE NEW VICTORY® THEATER

New York City's premier performing arts nonprofit entirely devoted to kids and families, The New Victory Theater presents extraordinary productions of theater, dance, circus, opera and music from around the world.
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Bedlam's Peter Pan
 

THE DUKE ON 42ND STREET

The Duke on 42nd Street offers smaller scale productions the unique opportunity to perform on famed 42nd Street. This intimate, flexible, black box theater rental features full production and box office support systems.  Learn more.
 

Rehearsal at New 42nd Street Studios
 

NEW 42ND STREET® STUDIOS

A catalyst for new artistic works, the New 42nd Street Studios is a state-of-the art performing arts complex with space for rehearsal, performance and arts administration serving a diverse group of nonprofit performing arts companies as well as Broadway musicals and plays. Learn more.