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TDF exists to support live performance. Our discount ticket services are at the core of everything we do—making theatre, music and dance affordable and accessible to more than 2 million people each year.
TDF Membership
Discount theatre tickets for those who qualify
TDF membership is your ticket to the performing arts at affordable prices. Our members enjoy access to hundreds of Broadway, Off Broadway, music and dance productions each year for $9 to $45 a ticket. We invite you to see if you qualify to join the more than 80,000 theatre lovers who get the best deals through TDF.
TKTS Discount Booths
Broadway & Off Broadway up to 50% off
TKTS Discount Booths offer tickets to Broadway and Off Broadway musicals and plays at up to 50% off. With dozens of productions on sale every day, there’s something for everyone!
TDF Accessibility Programs (TAP)
Making theatregoing easier for everyone
TDF obtains special seating for theatregoers who are hard of hearing or deaf, who cannot climb stairs or who require aisle seating or wheelchair locations. People who have low vision or blind can obtain seats closer to the stage as well as appropriate seating, if needed, to accommodate a guide dog.
Explore the smaller stages beyond Broadway and Off Broadway
“Off-Off@$9” is designed to make it easier for TDF members to attend Off-Off Broadway shows.
New Audiences for New York
Community partnerships to make theatre accessible
Provides access to Broadway theatre for a diverse range of not-for-profit and social organizations.