Ritz Theatre


The Ritz Theatre opened in 1921, designed by Herbert J. Krapp for the Shuberts. Following decades of use as a broadcast studio and cinema, Jujamcyn Theatres purchased and restored the venue to legitimate use as the Walter Kerr, named for the New York theatre critic.

  • Built: 1921
  • Number of Seats: 918
  • Longest Running Show: Proof
  • Performances: 803
Walter Kerr Theatre
    • 219 W. 48th St.
    • New York
    • NY
    • United States