Broadway The oldest and one of the most famous streets in New York is Broadway which is a wide avenue stretching from the north of the city to south. This avenue has 39 theatres which makes it the most important area for the American theatre industry. There are even theatres located in the streets which branch off Broadstreet, and this is where you can see comedians, musicals, dances and operas. Broadway is the place to go if you want to see the best performances in New York as this is where some of the most renowned actors and musicians, such as Antonio Bandera, Grace Kelly, Katharine Hepburn, Barbara Streisand and James Dean, have taken to the stage. New York Guide Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.