The Late Show with David Letterman

Dave's new home is located in the famous Ed Sullivan Theater in the heart of the theater district at 54th Street and Broadway. The Late Show generally tapes Monday-Thursday at 5:30 pm, and again on Thursday at 8pm. Audience must arrive 75 minutes prior to the show.



Mail Request

For tickets send a postcard with name, address and daytime & evening telephone numbers to:

Late Show Tickets
c/o The Ed Sullivan Theater
1697 Broadway
New York, NY 10019

Only two tickets are awarded per request, and multiple requests from the same person will be disregarded. the wait time might be over 9 months. The minimum age to attend The Late Show is 18.

Standby Tickets

Stand-by tickets are available on the day of the show only by calling (212) 247-6497 at 11:00am. The phones will be answered until the allocation is gone, at which time you will receive a recording. Only 2 tickets will be issued per caller and the recipient must have identification to match the name given when calling in.

Ticketing may be subject to answering a trivia question about The Late Show.

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