Kelly Ripa has been on LIVE for 15 years and has stood the test of time as an Emmy-winning host on the show while sharing the spotlight with Regis Philben and then former NFL star Michael Strahan.
If you want to request tickets to "Live! With Kelly in advance, tickets are released a month at a time, about two months in advance. (For example, in early March they will release tickets for the month of May.) Check the tickets information on their website, or try your luck with standby tickets.
Getting Standby Tickets to See Live! With Kelly & Michael:
- Arrive at the studio no later than 7 a.m. and request a standby number.
- Standby tickets are handed out on a first-come, first-served basis, so the earlier you arrive, the better.
- The show is taped Monday through Friday at 9 a.m. at the ABC Studios at 7 Lincoln Square (Columbus Ave. and West 67th Street) on the Upper West Side.
- You must be 10 or older to attend (people under 18 must be accompanied by a parent).
- Even ticket holders should plan to arrive by 7:45 a.m. for tapings.