New York City's Theater District (sometimes spelled Theatre District, and officially zoned as the "Theater Subdistrict") is an area in Midtown Manhattan where most Broadway theatres are located, as well as many other theaters, movie theaters, restaurants, hotels, and other places of entertainment. It extends from West 40th Street to West 54th Street, from west of Sixth Avenue to east of Eighth Avenue, and includes Times Square.
It also contains recording studios, record label offices, theatrical agencies, Music Row, ABC Television Studios, Duffy Square, Shubert Alley, the Brill Building, and Madame Tussauds New York.
Although 42nd Street had become seedy in the 1970s, with x-rated movie houses and peep shows, the neighborhood was later improved with the closing of many of these businesses.
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macjake (61358) 2014-05-04 22:17
great post here.
caught my attention right away.
depending on the time of year and the year itself, those billboards change - so its a different photo than the one i captured.
just as colorful though.
really enjoy it
CLODO (32132) 2014-05-05 1:44
colorfull area of this big city, where humans look like ants!
- Copyright: Andre Bonavita (bona) (13488)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2013-03-21
- Categories: Daily Life, Architecture
- Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T3i, Canon EF 18-135mm F/3.5-5.6 IS USM
- Exposure: f/5.6, 1/125 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: March in New York City
- Date Submitted: 2014-05-04 8:01