Broadway theatre or simply Broadway is the term used to refer to theatrical performances performed by professionals in theatres present in one of the 41 professionally owned theatre located in theatre District and Lincoln Center. Broadway theatre is considered as one of the highest levels of theatre activities in the English world. Broadway theatre shows are usually musical dramas with highly influential stories and songs making it one of the best tourist attractions of New York City. Most of these theatres have at the least one award-winning show or sometimes even multiple ones for a single play. For example, Minskoff theatre plays Lion King its star show with the highest box office since its premiere in 2006.
Brief history of Minskoff theatre
Minskoff theatre is located in Broadway, Midtown Manhattan and is the home to the musical ‘The Lion King’. The theatre is located on the third floor of One Astar Plaza and is named after Minskoff and sons, the builder and owner of the building. Since its opening in 1973, the theatre has been the home to several award winning plays, musicals and concert performances. The theatre has a seating capacity of 1621.