New York City is not only known for its Broadway musicals, but it is also a great destination for tourists hoping to see a live recording of a talk show or comedy. If you want the opportunity to be a member of a live studio audience, there are many opportunities in the Big Apple throughout the year, including “LIVE! With Kelly and Ryan.
Kelly Ripa has been LIVE for 15 years and has stood the test of time as the host of the Emmy-winning show, while sharing the spotlight with Regis Philben, former NFL star Michael Strahan and now Ryan Seacrest.
If you want to order tickets for «LIVE! With Kelly and Ryan ”in advance, tickets are released one month at a time, approximately two months before the show date; For example, in early April, they will release tickets for the month of June. You can make a ticket request on their website or try your luck with tickets waiting at the studio at 7 Lincoln Square on the morning of the recording.
«LIVE! With Kelly and Ryan ”is recorded in front of a live studio audience at ABC Studios at 7 Lincoln Square (Columbus Avenue and West 67th Street) on the Upper West Side. Recordings start at 9 a.m., but even if you have an advance ticket, you should expect to be at the studio no later than 7:45 to be seated.
You must be 10 years of age or older to attend, and children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. LIVE!” The recording lasts about 60 minutes, but recording for promotions and additional segments can take an additional hour.
If you expect to get hold tickets on the morning of the show, you must arrive no later than 7 a.m., which is when the box office opens and begins accepting requests for a hold number. Standby tickets are delivered on a first-come, first-served basis, so the earlier you get online, the better your chances of seeing the show.
Other tips for tickets and assistance
Once you have requested a presentation date on the official “LIVE!” On the website, you will receive an email confirmation with your ticket inside. All tickets to recordings of the show are free, but having a ticket doesn’t guarantee entry, especially if you’re late.
However, if you have a ticket and are denied entry to a “LIVE!” With Kelly and Ryan, “You will be issued a VIP ticket to a future recording, which grants you special access to the show and its host.
The producers of «LIVE! With Kelly and Ryan “they ask audience members to wear what they would wear to” a nice dinner, “and” bright, solid colors are preferred. ” Dress appropriately for the weather as audience members will have to wait outside the studio before sitting down, and the studio can get quite cold with the air conditioners, too. Also, shirts and hats with large logos should not be worn.