It is crucial to prepare properly for a theatrical event! Whether you’re huge theater buff or going to your first show, here are some tips you should follow.
Choose the best location
Of course, NYC is a wonderful place to take in a show but it isn’t the only one! Last week we published a list of amazing theater cities, make sure to check it out. Choosing the best location allows you to either visit a theater close to home and save money or plan an incredible trip! The choice is yours.
Look at the line up
Each location offers different shows and it varies from season to season. If there is a show your dying to see, search for it online. From there, you will be able to see what theaters have it on the schedule. This will also aid you in choosing the right location.
Now, it’s obvious that you will need to purchase tickets to get in the door. However, every theater is different. For that reason, you don’t simply want to rely on where you think might be a good spot. Do some research on your venue specifically and use seat maps as your guide. This way, you’ll be able to pick a seat that will provide the best viewing experience possible.
This is one of the most important thing you need to prepare for. Will you fly, drive or take a train? You can’t be late, so do your homework! There will be lots of ways to get into your city of choice. Make sure you choose the most efficient one to ensure a stress free trip.
Believe me, you’ll want to buy a souvenir from the show. Think about what you would be most likely to bring home with you and have that money in hand on your way out the door. Also, bring some extra cash for food and emergencies!
All that is left to do now is enjoy! Having these practical pieces of advice will help you plan a great outing. After you use this information to prepare, what will you go to see?