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Radio City Music Hall

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Radio City, Showplace of the Nation
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Front facade of the Radio City Music Hall
40°45′35″N 73°58′45″W / 40.75972°N 73.97917°W / 40.75972; -73.97917
Type Indoor theatre
Opened December 27, 1932
Location 1260 Sixth Avenue (aka Avenue of the Americas)
New York City
Owner Tishman Speyer Properties
(operated by Madison Square Garden, Inc.)[1]
Seating type Reserved
Capacity 5,933 / 6,015

Radio City Music Hall is an entertainment venue located in New York City's Rockefeller Center. Its nickname is the Showplace of the Nation, and it was for a time the leading tourist destination in the city. Its interior was declared a city landmark in 1978.



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Radio City's marquee promoting the Christmas Spectacular in December 2007.
  • The Music Hall Christmas show, a New York Christmas tradition since 1933, has been revived as an all live spectacular show featuring the women's precision dance team known as The Rockettes and is performed every year during the holidays. Additional companies of Rockettes now also tour every holiday season, bringing the Radio City Christmas Spectacular to theaters around the country.
See main article: Radio City Christmas Spectacular.