What Is A Matinee Show Time?


An afternoon performance is called a matinee, like a matinee performance of a play that starts at two o’clock.

The noun matinee is related to French word matin, which means “morning.”

What time is the matinee?

Basically, movie matinee times are in place to encourage more people to head to the movies during the cinema’s less busy times. More often than not, these times start between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm and range to 3:30 pm and 6:00 pm.

What time are matinee Broadway shows?

For matinee performances: Wednesday and Saturday: 10am-2pm. Sunday: 11am-3pm.

What’s a matinee movie ticket?

Matinee is usually any performance such as play, circus, broadway, or movie shown during the daytime or afternoon in some cases. So movies shown during the day, usually till 12 noon, are considered matinee movie. Many cinemas offer discounted tickets during these shows.

What time does a matinee start and end?

-Matinee (12pm-3:55pm) is next in line. Prices average between $9 – $11 per ticket, regardless of age. -Prime (4pm – Close) is the most expensive, as it is usually the time when most guests come to see a film, hence the term prime. Prices average between $12 – $13 per ticket.

Are matinees cheaper?

Most evening tickets will be full price. This is because it’s more common for restaurants to do pre-theatre packages for evening shows than matinees. Matinees: Sometimes, you will find that matinee tickets are indeed cheaper.

What time is a matinee performance?

While a matinee performance will usually start in mid-afternoon, say, somewhere between 1pm-4pm, it’s not unheard of to have a matinee as late as 5 or 6 pm, which in turn results in pushing back the evening performance to around 8-9:30pm (again, depending on the show.)

What time are Broadway shows on Sunday?

Which Days and Times do Broadway Shows Perform

3pmClosed2pm and 8pm

What are the cheapest Broadway shows?

Head to TKTS

The classic way to find deeply discounted tickets is to wait in line, on the day of the show, at TDF’s TKTS Booth under the red steps in Duffy Square (47th Street and Broadway). All but the biggest Broadway hits are on sale there, mostly at 50 percent off.

Are Movies $5 on Tuesdays?

Every Tuesday, the theater chain offer its AMC Stubs and AMC Stubs Premiere members $5 Ticket Tuesdays — get a ticket for just $5. In many cases, the savings are more than 50% off the regular ticket price, especially for evening show times. (Membership is FREE for the basic loyalty program, AMC Stubs.)

Does Regal do 5 Dollar Tuesdays?

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Are movie tickets cheaper in the morning?

Starting today, all AMC theaters in the U.S. will lower ticket prices for movie showings before noon in a program dubbed “A.M. Cinema.” Depending on the market, tickets for morning shows will cost between $4 and $6.