Getting Tickets Online:Request Late Show with David Letterman tickets online. Those selected for tickets will receive a phone call and be asked to answer a trivia question related to the show in order to receive up to two tickets.
Getting Tickets In-Person:
You can request tickets in person for shows in advance at the Ed Sullivan Theatre at 1697 Broadway (between 53rd & 54th Streets). Ticket requests will be accepted Monday-Thursday from 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Getting Stand-by Tickets:
Call 212-247-6497 starting at 11 a.m. on the day of the show you would like to attend. You will be asked to answer a Late Show trivia question, and if you answer it correctly, you'll be asked to arrive at the theater approximately an hour before taping. Stand-by tickets do not guarantee admission to the show.