Playhouse 46 at St. Luke’s is a not-for-profit theatre company focusing on original works that reflect the vibrant, progressive community of Saint Luke’s Lutheran Church.  The space, originally established as St. Luke’s Theatre (1995-2020)*, has been fully renovated and modernized in 2021-2022 to a 170-seat Off-Broadway theater-in-the-round.

* St. Luke’s Theatre was home to many notable, Off and Off-Off-Broadway productions including: Tony & Tina’s Wedding, Late Night Catechism, Disaster! The Musical, FRIENDS! The Musical Parody, Sistas the Musical, and so much more.

Current Productions

Turn the Lights On!

Playhouse 46, in collaboration with Frigid and the New York City Fringe Festival are proud to present a selection of 11 shows from this years Fringe Festival to perform at Playhouse 46. This fundraiser is to help us purchase our own lighting package so that we can continue to provide high quality theatre for everyone!



There are several parking lots near the theater. A few are listed below:

S&P Parking
267 W 47th St

NY Park
333 W 46th St.

Icon Parking
223 W 46th St.


Playhouse 46 is located right in the heart of Manhattan, and is an easy six block walk from the Times Square/42nd Street stop on the A, C, E, 1, 2, 3, N, Q, R, W, S trains, as well as the Port Authority Bus Terminal.