Ticket Office Hours

Monday - Saturday
10am - 6

The ticket office will remain open thru first intermission on performance days.

Open on performance days only from 11am thru the first intermission

Subscription Office Hours

Monday - Saturday
10 am - 6 pm

Call our Ticket Office at 609.258.2787 or 1-888-278-7932
TDD/TYY Phone Number: 609.252.0915
Subscriptions: 609.258.5050
Group Sales: 609.258.6526

Ticket info

Tickets start at just $20! 

BUY TICKETS NOW or Call 609.258.2787


Phaedra runs approximately ninety minutes and is performed without an intermission.

Parking & Directions:

McCarter Theatre Center, 91 University Place, Princeton NJ 08540
Click here for further parking and directions information

Ways to SAVE

Full and Flexible Subscriptions
Full and Flexible Subscriptions for the Theater Season are still available starting at just $60 click here for more information or call our Subscription office at 609-258-5050.

Purchase a Membership
Purchase a Membership and Save BIG!  A membership is $35 for the season and tickets for most Theater Series events are $35 (1 ticket per membership purchased).  For more information and details, click here.

Student Tickets
Student Tickets available!  $15 Student Tickets available with valid student ID.  Purchase on the web using promo code: STUTIX or contact the ticket office at 609-258-2787.

McCarter Theatre offers discounted tickets, subject to availability, for most performances to eligible patrons.  Current discounts include, but are not limited to:

  • AAA members can receive 10% -15% off selected performances. Cannot be applied with other discount offers.  All discounted AAA rate tickets will be held at the ticket office for pick-up with valid I.D.
  • WHYY, WXPN, Channel 13, Discover Jersey Arts, and Drama League members receive 15% off single tickets for Theater Series weekday performances and 10% off single tickets for Theater Series weekend performances.

  • Corporate Discounted Tickets are available to employees of select businesses located around the tri-state area. Please check with your Human Resources department to see if your business qualifies for discounted tickets. The corporate discount is 15% off the single ticket price for all Theatre Series performances. Click here for details.

  • Pay-What-You-Can Tickets are available for select Theater Series performances. On Pay-What-You-Can performances, you may pay any dollar amount per seat subject to availability. This offer is only valid in person at the ticket office window the date of the assigned Pay What You Can performance. No phone or mail orders will be accepted. Please contact the ticket office directly for a list of Theater Series Pay-What-You-Can performance dates and times.