(UPDATE 1/7/16) It's the moment fans have been waiting months for - Jerry Seinfeld will kick off off his monthly residency at New York City's Beacon Theatre tonight. And while the funnyman is bound to bring the laughs, he's also posting huge ticket demand on the secondary market over his 12 scheduled shows in Manhattan this year.
According to TicketIQ the average price for Jerry Seinfeld tickets is currently $424.82 across all 12 gigs at Beacon Theatre. Tonight's show will fall in the middle of the price pack, with tickets averaging $419.18 and the get-in price starting from $219. It will serve as his sixth most expensive show at the Beacon. Three shows are averaging higher than $500 on the secondary market, including his top-priced gig on February 18 ($615.80 avg./$219 get-in).
Check out the complete price breakdown of each Beacon Theater show below, according to TicketIQ:
Jerry Seinfeld Extends Beacon Theatre Residency Through December 2016
(UPDATE 12/8/15) Jerry Seinfeld has extended his Beacon Theatre residency through December of 2016. The beloved comedian received an overwhelming ticket demand for his six announced shows between January and June following each show's onsale Monday morning, prompting promoters to add another six shows through the end of the year. Seinfeld will now perform at the iconic theater on July 7, August 4, September 29, October 6, October 21 and December 2. Tickets are now onsale via Ticketmaster and are expected to sell out. Make sure to check back here for the latest Jerry Seinfeld news and Beacon Theatre announcements. As more tickets begin to appear on the secondary market, view the deals TicketIQ is offering on several of Seinfeld's shows below:
Jerry Seinfeld Beacon Theatre Residency Announced, Tickets Onsale Dec. 7
Jerry Seinfeld is the most recent entertainer to make an extended stay in New York. Along Billy Joel's successful once-a-month gig at Madison Square Garden, Seinfeld just announced a similar residency at the Beacon Theatre. The comedian will play one show per month at the legendary theater starting in January. The first six dates have been announced through June -- January 7, February 18, March 2, April 14, May 5 and June 8. Each show is on a Thursday night, except for the March and June dates which fall on a Wednesday.
In a statement announcing the shows, Seinfeld had glowing things to say about the Beacon: “My favorite theater in New York to perform in has always been The Beacon. Comedians live for certain houses that just feel ‘alive’ for some reason.The Beacon is that place for me and I am so excited to make it my new home.”
Seinfeld has still been touring across the country and will continue to do so in addition to the new residency. On the secondary market, Jerry Seinfeld tickets have been in high demand throughout his other stops. The current average price for his remaining shows is $221.33. Tickets for the Beacon Theatre shows will be available starting Monday, December 7 through Ticketmaster.