Skirball Center for the Performing Arts - New York University

NYU Skirball Center is conveniently located at the corner of LaGuardia Place and Washington Square South at the base of NYU's Kimmel Center for University Life. The main entrance is at 566 LaGuardia Place, New York, NY 10012.

Events take place at the Skirball Center throughout the year with a majority of activity between September and May. We strive to make all of your experiences at the Center as enjoyable and comfortable as possible. The Shagan Box Office is open 2 hours prior to each performance to accommodate your ticketing needs. For most performances the lobby opens 1 hour prior and the doors to the theater typically open 30 minutes prior. Early arrivals are welcome to enjoy the café in the lower lobby. If you arrive after a performance has begun, our front-of-house staff will assist you with seating at the first available opportunity.

Detailed directions and parking information are available here. The Center is easy to reach and is surrounded by excellent restaurants and hotels.


The Skirball Center has a high level of accessibility and a wide range of services. Wheelchair and easy-access seating is available on all levels. For more information, or to purchase tickets for wheelchair and easy access locations, please call 212.992.8484 and follow the prompts to speak with a representative from our box office.

Wheelchair accessible restrooms are located in the lower lobby of the theater, which can be reached via elevator from the street level. Infra-red listening devices are available for most performances. Please make a request to the house staff upon arrival. If you have other questions or concerns during your visit, do not hesitate to speak with a member of the house staff who will gladly try to assist you.

PHOTOS: Mario Morgado (L), Greg Kessler (R)