Clyde's on Broadway: Show Is Now Closed

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ORCH $99
MEZZ $59
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ORCH $89
MEZZ $55

Clyde's Summary

  • Show Status: Closed
  • Genre: Play
  • Clyde's is 120 minutes long, including an intermission of 15 Minutes
  • 8 Shows per week
  • Previews Began: November 3, 2021
  • Show Opened : November 22, 2021
  • Show Closed: January 16, 2022

A sandwich shop offers its kitchen staff the opportunity to create the perfect sandwich, while the owner attempts to manipulate them.

Clyde's on Broadway Background

From two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage and and director Kate Whoriskey (Ruined, Sweat), The full creative team includes scenic design by Takeshi Kata, costume design by Jennifer Moeller, lighting design by Christopher Akerlind, sound design by Justin Ellington, original compositions by Justin Hicks.

This play is an good example of Nottage’s ability to bring politically-charged themes to life by embodying them in ordinary characters living working class lives

What's Clyde's Like?

At a truck-stop sandwich shop the callous owner tries to manipulate her formerly incarcerated kitchen staff. She gives them some hope at redemption and a shot at reclaiming their lives.

She creates a competition between the kitchen staff to create the perfect sandwich, but she has ulterior motives for doing so. Does she succeed or does the wave of pride and belonging and the permission to dream overcome the fateful circumstance?

Is Clyde's Good for Kids?

This show is not intended for children under the age of 14 due to its language and adult themes of violence and crime.

Theatre Information

Helen Hayes Theatre

240 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10019
Seats: 597
Entrance: 44th street between 7th and 8th avenue
Theatre Information

Helen Hayes Theatre Seating Chart

Cast Members

Uzo Aduba
Ron Cephas Jones
Edmund Donovan
Reza Salazar
Kara Young

Production Credits

Kate Whoriskey
Scenic Design
Takeshi Kata
Costume Design
Jennifer Moeller
Lighting Design
Christopher Akerlind
Sound Design
Justin Ellington

Creative Team

Lynn Nottage
Justin Hicks