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“How Long Is the Rockettes’ Christmas Show?” and Other Frequently Asked Questions

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What Is the Radio City Christmas Spectacular?

The Radio City Christmas Spectacular is an annual musical holiday stage show presented by the Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall, New York City. The performance is a fun mixture of comedy, dance and music. It has been a New York Christmas tradition since 1933! Read more about the what is the Radio City Christmas Spectacular & why you should absolutely see it!

The rockettes dancing

How Long Is the Rockettes’ Christmas Show?

The Rockettes’ Christmas show has a runtime of 90 minutes with no intermissions. Please note that if you leave the theatre during the show, you will not be permitted to re-enter.

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Who Is in the Radio City Christmas Spectacular Cast?

The stars of the of the show are the Radio City Rockettes. The Radio City Rockettes are a dance troupe of 84 people who come from various walks of life. Among them, you'll find college students, mothers, teachers, nurses, trainers, accountants, and more!

The Rockettes marching in a line dressed as toy soldiers

Is There a Dress Code for Radio City Music Hall for the Christmas Spectacular Show?

While the Radio City Music Hall  does not have a formal dress code, it’s best to err on the side of caution. Go for some stylish semi-formals that reflect the Christmas season!

Guests can wear costumes that adhere to the venue’s guidelines. The security personnel permit full-face coverings only after clearance at security, and they may request removal. Large costumes, headpieces, full-face paint, fake weapons, and any other items deemed hazardous or distracting are not allowed.

Does the Radio City Music Hall Have Age Limits for the Christmas Spectacular Show?

Children below 2 years old are welcome to attend the Christmas Spectacular show without an individual ticket. Note that they must be seated on a parent or guardian's lap, and cannot occupy a separate seat.

A picture of the Radio City Music Hall during Christmas

Which Are the Best Seats for Christmas Spectacular?

Radio City Music Hall offers a variety of options for every budget. The middle rows and corner sections of the Orchestra and Mezzanine sections are affordably priced and offer good views of the stage. Seats A-W in the Orchestra and H-J in the First Mezzanine and the most value for money seats. We recommend viewing the Radio City Music Hall Seating Chart for a detailed breakdown of the seats before booking your Christmas Spectacular tickets.

Can I Bring a Bag to the Christmas Spectacular Show?

Yes, a bag no larger than 12" x 12" x 6" is permitted. Security personnel examine each and every bag. Backpacks, baggage, and coolers are strictly prohibited.

How Do I Get to Radio City Music Hall for the Christmas Spectacular?

To get to Radio City Music Hall, utilize public transit such as the subway, bus, or cab. Rockefeller Center (B, D, F, M), 49 St (N, R, W), and 50 St (1, 2) are the nearest subway stations. The M5, M6, M7, and M50 are the nearest bus lines.

Christmas Spectacular Starring The Radio City Rockettes