The Welkin

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Show Details

Run Dates

June 12, 2024 - June 30, 2024

Upcoming Scheduled Events

June 20, 2024

Running Time

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Show Description

Rural England, 1759. As the country awaits the return of Halley’s comet, a young woman is sentenced to death. When she tries to escape the noose by claiming she is pregnant, twelve ordinary women are gathered to decide whether she is telling the truth. A dark, fierce, funny play about democracy and housework.

Atlantic Theater Company welcomes Tony Award nominee Lucy Kirkwood (The Children) alongside Obie Award winning director Sarah Benson (Fairview).


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Standard Tickets

June 12, 2024 - June 30, 2024

Wheelchair seating and loopSystem are always available.

For Show Times, see Performance Schedule above.


Enter using the ramp inside the gate to the right. Wheelchair accessible seats are located in row L.

Use the standard ticket button to purchase tickets.

(646) 452-2220
Hearing: Loop Systems

Set hearing aid to t-coil. Devices and headphones are available at the lower level bar if needed.

Use the standard ticket button to purchase tickets.

(212) 691-5919

Open Captioning Tickets

June 20, 2024

Thursday @ 7:00 PM

For $25 tickets: email w/ “Open Caption Performance” in the subject.

Theatre Details


Linda Gross Theater
336 West 20th Street
New York City, NY 10011

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Public Transportation

By Subway: C, E to 23rd Street 1 to 18th Street

By Bus: M14, M20, M23, M11

Additional Accessibility Details

Wheelchair Info: Wheelchair patrons can be assisted via staff through a back door entrance. For information call (212) 691 - 5919.

Seating: Wheelchair Seating: Row L, specifics vary from show to show / no steps • Accessing the Front Row (A): eleven wide steps, available railing

Elevator\Escalator: Available from lobby to lower level (Benches, Bathrooms and Concessions)

Passenger Loading Zone: Available drop off-zones in front of theatre

Parking: Significant street parking available Lafayette Garage, 403 Lafayette St. .2 miles away, ramp, valet parking

Curb Ramps: None available

Entrance: Street to Lobby: ramp located past the gate to the right of the theatre / Doors to theatre are opened manually by patrons

Box Office: Lobby level; accessible

Restroom: Both Men’s & Women’s: lower level, available elevator / Wheelchair-accessible stall, sink, paper towel dispenser, and changing table

Water Fountain: Lower level accessible via elevator

Telephone: None on premises

Assisted Listening System: Induction Loop System, receiver and headphones provided Ask the assistant house manager when scanning tickets; provide ID as collateral

Visual Assistance: Low vision seating available upon request as available.