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The Real Thing Tickets

Movie stars Ewan McGregor and Maggie Gyllenhaal make their Broadway debuts in the Tony-winning Tom Stoppard classic about cheating spouses The Real Thing. Sam Gold directs this stirring and sensual new Broadway revival.

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Regular prices $67-$142. Discount prices are $99 rear side orchestra & front mezzanine, $79 rear mezzanine. Discount prices are valid for performances 11/4/14 through 12/21/14. Must order by 12/21/14. Additional blackout dates may apply. All prices include a $2 facility fee. Limit of 8 tickets per order. Normal service charges apply to phone and Internet orders. Offer subject to availability and is not applicable toward previous purchases. All sales are final - no refunds or exchanges. Offer may be revoked or modified at any time without notice.

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Packages start at 3 shows for $237*

Broadway
Cabaret: March 21, 2014 - March 29, 2015
The Real Thing: October 2, 2014 - January 4, 2015
Noises Off: Fall 2015
On The Twentieth Century: February 12, 2015 - July 5, 2015

Off Broadway
Indian Ink: September 30, 2014 - November 30, 2014
Into the Woods: December 14, 2014 - March 22, 2014
The Humans: Fall 2015

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About The Real Thing - On Broadway

Show Info

Running Time
2 hours and 10 minutes (with 1 intermission)

The Real Thing Reviews

A thoroughly excellent and tuneful version of Tom Stoppard's brilliant play about love and fidelity. If this play is almost 30 years old, its age wasn't visible.
Mark Kennedy, Associated Press
Ewan McGregor makes an impressive Broadway debut.
Marilyn Stasio, Variety
Maggie Gyllenhaal, making a sensational Broadway debut as Annie, pulls off the especially difficult trick of wrangling all the messy contradictions of her character without losing her glowy sexiness for a minute.
Jesse Green, Vulture

Summary

Two-time Golden Globe® nominee Ewan McGregor is Henry, a playwright not so happily married to Charlotte (Tony Award® winner Cynthia Nixon), the lead actress in his play about a marriage on the verge of collapse. When Henry’s affair with their friend Annie (Academy Award® nominee Maggie Gyllenhaal) threatens to destroy his own marriage, he discovers that life has started imitating art. After Annie leaves her husband so she and Henry can begin a new life together, he can’t help but wonder whether their love is fiction or the real thing.

Tom Stoppard's (The Coast of Utopia) Tony Award®-winning play returns to Broadway in Roundabout Theatre Company’s stirring and sensual production directed by Sam Gold (The Realistic Joneses). Delectably witty and deeply affecting, THE REAL THING takes a daring glimpse at relationships, fidelity, and the passions that often blur our perception of love.

Upcoming Performances

Thursday, Nov. 27th
Dark
Friday, Nov. 28th
Saturday, Nov. 29th
Sunday, Nov. 30th
Monday, Dec. 1st
Dark
Tuesday, Dec. 2nd
Wednesday, Dec. 3rd