Frequently asked questions

In which famous concert venue is the Isaac Stern Auditorium the main hall?

The Isaac Stern Auditorium is the main hall inside the legendary Carnegie Hall. It has a total seating capacity of 2,804.

Is performing at Carnegie Hall a big deal?

Performing at Carnegie Hall is a career highlight for even the most famous performing artists. It has a century-old reputation for hosting some of the most talented acts ever.

What is the main auditorium in Carnegie Hall?

The main auditorium inside Carnegie Hall is the Isaac Stern Auditorium. It is also known as the Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, hosting top performances since 1891.

Where is Isaac Stern Auditorium?

The Isaac Stern Auditorium is inside Carnegie Hall in midtown Manhattan. Its address is 881 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019, USA.

Where to park at Isaac Stern Auditorium?

Visitors to the Isaac Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall can park at several locations nearby, including:

Parking here during shows costs around $25, depending on your vehicle size, access hours, and parking duration. Guests can also use many other local parking lots on the day or pre-book using apps like SpotHero.

How old is Isaac Stern Auditorium?

The Isaac Stern Auditorium opened in 1891. As of 2024, it is 133 years old and continues to host some of the finest performers in the world.

Can you bring food to Isaac Stern Auditorium?

The Isaac Stern Auditorium has no set food policy. At most shows, guests may bring their own food into the lobby area and consume it there. There are also concession stands and a cafe inside the venue. However, guests may not take food into the auditorium and seating sections.

Does Isaac Stern Auditorium serve drinks?

There is a range of concessions available inside the Isaac Stern Auditorium. Dedicated vendors sell sodas, beers, wine, and liquor.

What time do the doors open at Isaac Stern Auditorium?

The doors at Isaac Stern Auditorium typically open around 45 minutes before a performance begins. This may vary by show — please check your event page for more information.

What is Isaac Stern Auditorium capacity?

The Isaac Stern Auditorium inside Carnegie Hall has a capacity for 2,804 guests. This comprises five sections:

  1. The Parquet Level (1,021 seats)
  2. The First Tier (264)
  3. The Second Tier (238)
  4. The Dress Circle (444)
  5. The Balcony (837.)

Is there a dress code at Isaac Stern Auditorium?

There is no specific dress code when attending a show at the Isaac Stern Auditorium. However, many guests enjoy dressing up for their night at Carnegie Hall, with anything from tuxedos, cocktail dresses, business suits, and smart casual clothing on display.

What’s on at Isaac Stern Auditorium in 2024?

Upcoming schedule of events at the Isaac Stern Auditorium include:

 …and many more.