Broadway Plays

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    I and my Significant Other are going to be in New York on Saturday, June 22, and have the evening free. She wants to go see "Wicked."

    I've checked a couple of "discount" theatre ticket websites, and while I see some ticket prices that are tolerable (around $150), they are proposing to tack on "fees" of $60 or $70 PER TICKET, which strikes me as rather excessive.

    I understand that we COULD just go there and take our chances with a scalper, but the Old Lady would never countenance such a risk. "What if......?"

    What's the best way to get these tickets at optimal cost?
     
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    There’s a kiosk in Times Square named TKTS. They sell tickets on the same day as the performance for half price.

    You might want to try your luck there.
     
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    After performing in so many I don't go and see any when I visit NYC...
     
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