Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Ticket Information


The Kimmel Center Box Office

The Kimmel Center Box Office is open daily from 10am - 6pm. The Call Center is open daily from 9am - 8pm. Call 215-893-1999 to purchase tickets by phone. Call 215-731-3333 for Broadway tickets. TTY callers use 215-875-7633.


The Kimmel Center Box Office, which has been generously underwritten by the Delaware River Port Authority, is open daily from 10am until 6pm, or until one-half hour after the last performance begins in the Kimmel Center. The Academy of Music Box Office is open from two hours before through one-half hour after a performance begins.

Personal checks require 10 business days to process, and are therefore accepted at the Box Office for events taking place a minimum of 10 business days after the date of purchase.

View seating charts for Verizon Hall, Perelman Theater, the Academy of Music, the Merriam Theater and the Forrest Theatre.

Welcome to My Account!
Click here to visit My Account, a quick and easy way to manage personal information, interests and preferences, view your ticket and subscription history, and reprint your print-at-home tickets. Have questions about your order? Call 215-893-1999, open daily 9am - 8pm.

Gift Certificates offer unlimited possibilities!
Gift certificates can be purchased in a variety of denominations and are redeemable for events at both the Kimmel Center and the Academy of Music. And they can now be redeemed online! For more information, call 215-893-1999, or send a fax to 215-893-1833.
> Order online now!


Community Rush
The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts offers a limited number of discounted community rush tickets to select performances at the Kimmel Center, Merriam Theater, and Academy of Music!
> Visit kimmelcenter.org/rush for an updated weekly listing of available shows.

Kimmel Center Presents
Kimmel Center Presents is pleased to offer a limited number of $10 tickets to select shows. For events in Verizon Hall and Perelman Theater, rush tickets go on sale at the Kimmel Center Box Office (Broad and Spruce Streets) at 5:30pm for evening performances and 11:30am for matinees. For events at the Merriam Theater (250 S. Broad Street) and the Academy of Music (240 S. Broad Street), rush tickets go on sale at each venue’s box office two hours prior to curtain.

Broadway Season
A limited number of $30 tickets will be available for select Broadway performances. Broadway rush tickets go on sale at the Academy of Music Box Office (240 S. Broad Street) two hours before curtain and must be paid for in cash.

Community Rush Ticket Policies
Seating selection is based on availability and is at the discretion of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. Limit one ticket per person for each purchase. Additional fees will apply.


Student Tickets (KimmelSTIX)
The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts offers $10 student tickets to select Kimmel Center Presents and Broadway performances through KimmelSTIX, a web-based, members-only program. KimmelSTIX is open to high school, college, and graduate students, ages 17 to 30, with a valid student I.D. card. Buy tickets online with your KimmelSTIX promo code, pay no service fees, and get the best available seating!
> Visit kimmelcenter.org/stix to register and learn more

Group Sales
Groups of 20 or more are eligible for Broadway Series events. Groups of 15 or more are eligible for all other Kimmel Center Presents, sponored by Citi performances. All groups enjoy savings ranging from 10% to 30% on most performances and exclusive privileges including no additional service charges! To start planning, contact Group Sales by phone at 215-790-5883 or send us a message online.

Official Ticket Outlet
Ticket Philadelphia, a division of the Kimmel Center, is the only authorized outlet for individual tickets for shows presented at the Kimmel Center, the Academy of Music and the Merriam Theater. We urge patrons to purchase tickets only through www.kimmelcenter.org, www.ticketphiladelphia.org, www.academyofmusic.org or the official websites of our Resident Companies. Tickets purchased from other sources are purchased at your own risk. Many unauthorized ticket sellers use website names that are similar to our website or even include the names of our various venues. These websites are not authorized to sell tickets to events in our venues. By purchasing only through our official outlets, you are assured that the ticket you receive is valid and is being sold to you at face value.

When you buy from someone other than our official outlets:

  • We cannot guarantee that your tickets are genuine and you may be denied entrance to the show.
  • You almost always will pay more than face value.
  • You may unknowingly purchase a limited view seat
  • We cannot replace lost or stolen tickets.
  • We cannot contact you with information on show cancellations, time changes, road closures or traffic updates, upcoming shows or other useful information.
  • You are supporting businesses that make it harder for true fans to see their favorite performers without paying a premium charge.

Ticket Policy
All Sales are final. There are no refunds or exchanges. This ticket purchase will appear on your credit card statement as TICKET PHILADELPHIA. If your tickets are being mailed to you, it is your responsibility to notify us prior to the performance if you do not receive your tickets so we may reprint them for you upon your presenting the Order Confirmation, credit card used in the purchase and proper photo identification.

Artists are subject to change without prior notice and a change of artist is not cause for a refund. Inclement weather is not a cause for refund unless a performance is actually cancelled. In the event of severe rain or snow, weather updates and performance status are noted on the homepage of www.kimmelcenter.org.

Please note: Kimmel Center Presents and Broadway performances are not recommended for children under 6 years of age, with the exception of programs specifically noted as Family Friendly. This recommendation exists to ensure all of our patrons the best possible experience. For all shows, including those designated as Family Friendly, all audience members, including babes in arms, require a ticket.

Latecomers and those who exit during the performance will be seated at the discretion of the facility staff.

Copying any performance by camera, audio, or video recording equipment is prohibited.

Tickets sold through this website are for the buyer's personal use only. They may not be resold for more than face value. We reserve the right to cancel any order we deem in conflict of this policy. If Ticket Philadelphia believes that the tickets purchased on this order have been resold or are being listed for resale above face value, we will invalidate the tickets and the ticket holder will be denied entrance into the event. The original purchaser will be refunded the ticket price only. Handling and shipping fees will not be refunded. If we cancel your order, we will contact you via email within one business day of the scheduled performance date.

There is an 8-ticket limit per patron, per production on individual tickets.

There may be per-order ticket limits established by concert promoters or show producers for some events. These limits will appear on the specific event page and must be adhered to.


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