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Taping Nov. 19th!
Never Settle Show Tickets
Taping with a live studio audience from NASDAQ's headquarters in Times Square, the Mario Armstrong: Never Settle show is an experience you won’t want to miss!
Read the FAQ below, and then click the button to request your tickets.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where is the studio located?
NASDAQ is located at 4 Times Square, New York, NY, 10036. At the corner of W. 43rd St and Broadway. Look for the BIG NASDAQ sign, the building is directly across from the Times Square Police Station.
It is easily accessible via the 123, NQRW, S, and 7 trains (Times Sq - 42nd St), the BDFM trains (42nd St - Bryant Park) as well as many buses including the M42, X30, X21, M7, M20, M104, QM1, QM5, QM6, and more!
When will I find out if my ticket request has been approved?
Generally 1 week before the taping. We do our best to accommodate as many audience members as we can, however there is a high demand to attend the show and limited capacity inside our studio. However, we may accept ticket requests up until 24 hours before the show date depending upon availability.
Audience members can only appear at 1 show date per season.
What time should I arrive for the live taping?
Check in will open at 5:45pm. Please note that our check-in process is outdoors, so please dress accordingly.
Check in will close promptly at 6:15pm. We operate on a first-come, first serve basis for ticket holders, as ticket distribution may be in excess of studio capacity, so plan on arriving no later than 6pm to put yourself in the best position to be admitted to the show. If we are not able to accommodate you in our audience for the show date you have reserved for, we may be able to offer you and your guest priority tickets to a future show date.
Consult our Audience Manager upon arrival if you have any questions.
After check-in closes, we will have a short time window to use the restroom before the taping. Audience will be asked to take their seats, get warmed up and prepared for the taping, and the show begins at 7pm.
Audience will be part of 2 back to back tapings, with a short break in between. You are required to stay for both tapings.
What is the show taping schedule?:
5:45pm - Check in Opens.
6:15pm - Check in Closes.
7:00pm - 7:40pm - Never Settle Taping # 1
8:00pm - 8:40pm - Never Settle Taping # 2
Times may vary depending on any unexpected production issues
Factoring in the possibility for additional segments and promos, taping is expected to wrap by 9:30pm at the latest.
***Schedule subject to change last minute***
How old do attendees have to be?
Guests must be 18+. You and your guest will be required to show state or government-issued ID, and will not be admitted if you both do not present this.
What should I wear?
Dress as if you’re going to a nice dinner or Broadway show. Solid bright colors are preferred. Be camera ready, but Be you!
Dress Code Don'ts: Avoid solid white, solid black, or shiny shirts -- these will not read well on camera. No shorts, No sleeveless tops, and No baseball hats are permitted. No attire with any visible logos are permitted. We reserve the right to deny entry to anyone dressed inappropriately.
Is there a security screening?
Yes, all audience members are required to be screened, including through a metal detector, prior to entering the studio. Do not bring weapons, mace, or pepper spray.
Please refrain from bringing extra personal belongings. We will not admit anyone with suitcases, large bags, or backpacks.
Is there a coat check?
Yes, but please reduce the number of belongings you bring, the show and its partners are not responsible for any missing items.
Are the Never Settle show tickets free?
Yes, all tickets are free. The ticket holder who reserved the tickets must be present at check-in and must attend the event because we do not allow ticket transfers. There are no saving spots in line.
Restrooms are located inside the studio, and are permitted prior to the start of the show. The Audience Manager and staff will create groups and escort those groups to the restrooms. Everyone must remain in the group and be escorted to and from the restrooms with staff members. Once our warm up and show begins, the restrooms will be inaccessible until the show has concluded. Please be prepared to remain in your seat for the duration of the taping as to not interrupt the production.
How is the audience seated?
Our Audience Manager will seat guests as they arrive. Please note that after you are seated, your seating assignment may change to accommodate different production elements. We appreciate your understanding and flexibility.
Can I bring food and/or drinks with me?
Guests are able to bring bottled water only -- it must have a sealed top to avoid any spillage in our studio. Once in the studio all water bottles must be put away. Other drinks besides water and/or any food are prohibited in the studio.
Can I bring my cell phone into the studio?
Of course!. We want your videos, pics, snaps, and posts out there! We might just use them in the show :-) Use the hashtag #NeverSettleShow
Can I bring a group to the show?
Absolutely. For parties of 5 or more, please email with the date you'd like to attend and your group's size and we'll do our best to accommodate you! Group reservations are offered on a first-come first serve basis, and is based on seating availability.
Who do I contact if I have special needs?
Accessibility options are in most cases not an issue, but are limited and subject to availability. Contact us at after you have been notified that your tickets are confirmed and so we can plan ahead to make necessary arrangements.
If you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact us at email@example.com
We can't wait to see you at the studio, and for you to be a part of the Never Settle family!