Christmas Shows in New York 2023

Buy your tickets to the Christmas Shows in New York before you travel. Buying theatre tickets online is safe, simple and, above all will save you time and money! There is a variety of Christmas shows in New York every year. Reoccurring shows, like the Christmas Spectacular which returns to Radio City each festive season and shows that change each year at, for example, Madison Square Garden. Do you want to dive right into the Christmas atmosphere and see as many Christmas shows as possible? Or are tickets for one show sold out so you’re looking for an alternative? Here, you can find a summary of all the Christmas shows in New York this year!


Radio City Christmas Spectacular

Radio City Christmas Spectacular is, without a doubt, the most spectacular Christmas show in New York. It is an absolute must-see if you are in New York in November, December or early January! World-famous dance troupe; the Rockettes dance, high kick and fall like dominos, dressed as toy soldiers, in perfect synchronicity. Even Father Christmas makes an appearance during this Christmas show for the whole family. Make sure you buy your tickets in good time as this show sells out very quickly.

A Christmas Carol

This one-man show, performed by Tony Award winner Jefferson Mays will get you in the holiday spirit. This astonishing theatrical achievement is a new interpretation of Charles Dickens’ Christmas Classic. The three spirits of Christmas try to teach the grumpy Scrooge that it is better to go through life with a generous and friendly manner. Visit the Nederlander Theatre to see this Christmas show in New York.

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The Nutcracker

In November and December, alongside the musicals and plays, you can also enjoy Christmas cheer at the ballet! Each year the renowned New York City Ballet perform The Nutcracker. Little Clara, the fighting gingerbread soldiers, hungry mice and, of course, the life-sized nutcracker are sure to enchant your whole family.

The Magic Flute

Mozart’s The Magic Flute (‘Die Zauberflöte’) is a timeless drama about good versus evil. Filled with magical melodies, dreamlike characters and mythical creatures. If you are looking to see an opera during the Christmas season, The Magic Flute is a great choice.

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