arts 11.29.04

TV Show Tickets

You want to send them to MoMA, they want to go see Carson Daly. Ah, it's out-of-town guest time.

The Daily Show
513 W. 54th [10th/11th]
Tapes every Monday thru Thursday. Doors open at 5:45pm.
They're booked until April, but call 212.586.2477 at 11:30am on the Friday before the week you're interested in to check for cancellations. You must be 18 or over.

The David Letterman Show
1697 Bway [53rd/54th]
Tapes Monday thru Thursday, 5:30pm, Fridays, 4:30pm.
You must be 18 years old or over.
Apply online, stop in at the theater (details), or call 212.247.6497 at 11am on the day of the taping for standby tickets.

Good Morning America
44th and Bway
Fill out the form.

Jane Pauley Show
30 Rock
Next available is December 30th, for the 11:30am or 3:30pm tapings.
Call 212.664.3056. For standby, get there at 9am (latest) on the morning of the taping under the marquee at 50th Street. More.

Last Call with Carson Daly
Tapes irregularly, weekday evenings at 30 Rock
Check here for tickets or call 888.4LC.TIXX from 11am-3pm weekdays.

Late Night with Conan O'Brien
30 Rock
Tapes every Tuesday thru Friday 5.30pm
Call 212.664.3056. They book months in advance, though occasional last-minute seats do turn up. You must be 16 years old or older.

Live with Regis and Kelly
67th and Columbus
Live, M-F, 9am-10am.
Takes written requests for tickets. Info here. There may be standby tickets available. Get there at 7am for a standby number.

Saturday Night Live
30 Rock
The ticket lottery is held in August for the whole season. For standby tickets, get to the marquee on 50th Street at 30 Rock by 7am on the morning of the taping. Most people who score tickets have camped out from the night before. You can then choose the dress rehearsal or the live show.

Tony Danza Show
57 W. 66th
Fill out the form here. They tape weekdays at 10am, arrive at 8:15am.

Total Request Live
1515 Bway [43rd/44th]
Live Monday thru Friday at 5pm.
For reservations, call 212.398.8549 or e-mail TRLcasting@mtvst.

Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn
Tapes Monday thru Thursday at 6pm.
Studio info given when you get your ticket confirmation. Call 212.560.2663 or email You must be 18 or over.

The View
320 W. 66th [WEA]
Live, M-F, 11am-noon. Ticket holders must arrive by 9:30am sharp, and when Star says sharp, she means sharp. For standby tickets, arrive at 9:30am as well. More.
Here's a great way to spend $30: Click here, ante up. Or turn up with $30 at the National Arts Club, 15 Gramercy Park So. [Park/Irving] at 7pm. Get: cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, a one-year subscription to Topic Magazine (the evening is to celebrate the magazine's second year and their current issue on food), and a reading by Adam Gopnik.

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