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Things to Do in Midtown This Week - January 12-January 19


Things to Do in Midtown This WeekPhoto: Jeff Friedkin/Flickr 


You haven't really experienced New York City until you've explored midtown, from its many museums and galleries to restaurants, bakeries, and bars. Searching for things to do in midtown this week? You needn't look any further, because this City Guide list will fill you in on all of midtown's best happenings.

New York Philharmonic Ensembles - Merkin Concert Hall
January 12, 2020 - New York

An Ensembles concert provides an intimate connection between musician and audience. Hear the individual talents that make up the Orchestra. Experience the passion and personality of the performers. And see how a small setting can make for a huge musical event.

Asssscat 3000 - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 12, 2020 - New York

Performers from The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre perform longform improv with frequent special guests from your favorite TV shows and movies.

Asssscat 3000 - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 12, 2020 - New York

Performers from The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre perform longform improv with frequent special guests from your favorite TV shows and movies.

Connie Han - Birdland Jazz Club
January 12, 2020 - New York

All AgesJoin us at Birdland for Connie Han!Pianist and provocateur Connie Han has created an edgy blend of modern and traditional jazz with her incendiary Mack Avenue Records debut CRIME ZONE. At 23, this young lioness is on a fast-climbing trajectory to jazz stardom with rave reviews from The New York Times, Jazziz Magazine, Downbeat Magazine, and more. According to Downbeat Magazine, Han has "already absorbed the post-bop piano masters" with "all the technical mastery she'll ever need." The New York Times describes her as "the rare musician with fearsome technical chops, a breadth of historical knowledge and enough originality to write tunes that absorb your ear easily." Weaving in and out of the tradition, Han pays tribute to McCoy Tyner, Mulgrew Miller, and Kenny Kirkland with her own unique edge and fire at the piano.

Stacey Kent - Birdland Jazz Club
January 12, 2020 - New York

Birdland is proud to welcome back to the stage Stacey Kent!Stacey Kent is a jazz singer in the mould of the greats, with a legion of fans worldwide, a host of honors and awards including a Grammy nomination, album sales approaching 2 million, Gold, Double-Gold and Platinum-sellingalbums that have reached a series of No. 1 chart positions during the span of her career.Raised and schooled on the east coast of the USA, this comparative literature graduate with a musical bent, travelled to Europe to further her studies. In 1990, through a series of twists of fate, she found herself in London where she enrolled in a graduate music program at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and where she met her future husband and musical collaborator, Jim Tomlinson.

Brubecks Play Brubeck - Dizzy's Club
January 12, 2020 - New York

With pianist Darius Brubeck, saxophonist Dave O'Higgins, bassist Chris Brubeck, and drummer Dan Brubeck.

Julian Gargiulo, Piano - Weill Recital Hall
January 12, 2020 - New York

Steinway Artist, pianist and composer Julian Gargiulo leads the 6th competition he has organized taking place in Weill Recital Hall. Four vocalists perform the world premiere of Mr. Gargiulo's new song cycle Four Ages of Love Songs, followed by a live audience vote for the winner.

Philharmonic Ensembles at Merkin Hall - Merkin Hall
January 12, 2020 - New York

An Ensembles concert provides an intimate connection between musician and audience. Hear the individual talents that make up the Orchestra. Experience the passion and personality of the performers. And see how a small setting can make for a huge musical event.

Desi Saturdays - Stage 48
Through January 12, 2020 - New York

Each & Every Saturday Night, come experience the Glamour & Glitz of Bollywood as you Mix, Mingle and Dance at New York City's Hottest Saturday Night DesiParty @ Stage48.Desi Saturdays is one high society DesiParty. Wow factor everywhere. Beautiful people, beautiful venue, beautiful ambiance, and did we mention beautiful people? High energy, amazing music and a packed house are just some of the traits of what you would expect at this weekly Bollywood party.This event is the talk of the town amongst young socialites. It's so exclusive it only takes place on Saturday Nights, and don't even try to dress down, because it is almost impossible to get in, but more importantly you would feel so out of place. So don your best, and you may just be lucky enough to party out on Saturdays Nights at Stage48!

Dave East live at Blue Midtown 2020 - Blue Midtown
Through January 12, 2020 - New York

Saturday January 11th, 2020 - Dave East live at Blue Midtown Saturdays located at 220 W 44th St, New York, NY 10036 with Music By NYC Hottest Djs! NYC Dave East at Blue Midtown NYC New York! www.Gametightny.com (347) 592-0300 info/ general admission/ table service reservationBlue Midtown Dave East live this Saturdays located at 220 W 44th St, New York, NY 10036Join us at NYC hottest party on the in the Heart of Times Square with NYC hottest djs on rotation with Dave East live!Birthday packages & Bottle packages available upon request for Blue Midtown Saturday NightFor more information on Dave East at Blue Midtown Saturdays NYC 2020 call/ text 3475920300 or log onto Gametightny.com

Sky Room RoofTop Saturdays - Sky Room
Through January 12, 2020 - New York

Must say BestNYCnightLife LIST TO GET INROOFTOP PARTY SATURDAY NIGHTWITH an UPSCALE AND CLASSY AtmosphereATSKY ROOM Rooftop TIMES SQUARE

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company 2020 APAP - City Center Studio 4
Through January 12, 2020 - New York

In this 2020 APAP Conference, the Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company will showcase the Company's three touring programs in City Center Studio 4 on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 8:30pm and Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 6:30pm at the Ailey Citicorp Theater. City Center Studio is located at130 W 56th St (between Sixth and Seventh Avenues), New York, NY 10019. The Ailey CitiCorp Theatre is located at the lower level of 405 West 55th St, New York, NY 10019. Presenters coming to see the showcase are encouraged to contact the Company's management, Joanne Rile Artists Management, atAmericas Hall 1 Booth 1204.Both showcaseswill have identical programs that will feature excerpts from the following three touring productions offered to APAP Presenter Delegates:A Quest for Freedom in collaboration with the Ahn TrioAn adventure driven by hope, A Quest for Freedom tells the universal story of the multi-faceted immigrant experience throughThephysicality of eight athletic dancers, the virtuosity of the Ahn Trio in live performanceand the mesmerizing choreography of Nai-Ni Chen.Featured excerpts from this productionin the showcase are:Night FlightandTomorrow. Although the production feat... (read more)

Maude Night - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 13, 2020 - New York

Come see sketch comedy from some of UCBT's best sketch writers and performers. Maude Night is your chance to see what the funniest, smartest people in New York are creating for the stage

Rumpleteaser: Musical Improv - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 13, 2020 - New York

Come watch a group of improvisers create a brand new musical right before your eyes! Everything will be made up on the spot - from the dance to the music to the lyrics. They'll take you to a whole new world and all that jazz.

Shiz: Broadway Meets Sketch Comedy - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 13, 2020 - New York

Your favorite musical theater characters find themselves in the middle of sketches in this Broadway-meets-comedy show. SHIZ is a love letter to Broadway with a few notes scribbled in the margins. No parody lyrics, only parody riffs.

Ms. Foundation for Women Presents New Year, Same Sh*t (Call It Out, Clean it Up)! for its 24th Comedy Night at Caroline's on Broadway - Caroline's Comedy Club
January 13, 2020 - New York

New Year, Same Sh*t (Call It Out, Clean It Up)!, the Ms. Foundation for Womens 24th Comedy Night at Carolines on Broadway, comes at a crucial time for women in our nation less than one month ahead of the first primary for the 2020 presidential election. The nations oldest womens foundation is uniting with comedians including Kelly Bachman, Michelle Buteau, Anna Drezen, Judy Gold, Alise Morales, Julia Shiplett, and more to celebrate the grassroots movement to advance equity for all genders and take an important moment to laugh. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Ms. Foundations work to ensure the safety, health, and economic justice for all women.

Isaiah J. Thompson Quartet - Dizzy's Club
January 13, 2020 - New York

With pianist Isaiah J. Thompson, bassist Philip Norris, drummer Domo Branch, and tenor saxophonist Julian Lee.

YPCA Showcase - Weill Recital Hall
January 13, 2020 - New York

APAP's Young Performers Career Advancement (YPCA) program supports classical musicians in the formative stages of their careers. YPCA artists perform in APAP's only self-produced showcase in front of global arts professionals, performing arts presenters, managers, record company representatives, and agents.

Romeo & Bernadette: A Musical Tale of Verona and Brooklyn - A.R.T. New York Theatres
January 14, 2020 - New York

Romeoyes, THAT Romeofinds himself in 1960 Brooklyn, chasing a girl he believes is his beloved Juliet.

Romeo & Bernadette: A Musical Tale of Verona and Brooklyn - A.R.T. New York Theatres
January 14, 2020 - New York

Romeoyes, THAT Romeofinds himself in 1960 Brooklyn, chasing a girl he believes is his beloved Juliet. But no, it's Bernadette, the beautiful, foul-mouthed daughter of a crime family in this wild spoof of Shakespeare's timeless tale.

The Improv Jam - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 14, 2020 - New York

Just your classic Improv Jam! Everyone who attends this show will have a chance to perform improv on the UCBT Hell's Kitchen stage! Put your name in the Bucket of Truth, then jam with students, performers, and faculty.

Harold Night - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 14, 2020 - New York

Come see longform improv from NYC's top improv ensembles. The Harold is a 30 minute improv structure pioneered by Del Close.

Teacher Feature - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 14, 2020 - New York

UCBT's top improv teachers join forces in Teacher Feature, the improv show that features teachers for this weekly all-star improv explosion.

Tbd - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 14, 2020 - New York

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Tuesdays at 54 With Robbie Rozelle! - Feinstein's/54 Below
January 14, 2020 - New York

Feinstein's/54 Below announces the new series Tuesdays at 54 with Robbie Rozelle! Equal parts late-night talk show, variety show, game show, and open mic, Tuesdays at 54 is hosted by BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award winner Robbie Rozelle, a "fabulous entertainer" (Cabaret Scenes) whose solo shows have been hailed as "brilliant" by BroadwayRadio. Theatre Pizzazz raves "there's no doubt you'll laugh, cry, and ultimately love every minute of it!" But this isn't just about Robbie the show will feature guests from the worlds of theatre, cabaret, comedy and more as a madcap evening of song, stories, and games ensue, with delicious signature cocktails! Expect big stars, an open mic where you might discover the next big star, and lots of surprises!Luke Williams will join Robbie as the resident accompanist for the shows!Past shows have featured Matt Doyle, Ethan Slater, Justin Guarini, Billy Recce, Caitlin Kinnunen, Bonnie Milligan, Kyle Taylor Parker, Natalie Walker, Micaela Diamond, Nathan Stone, Jonathan Reid Gealt, Shoshana Bean, Alexander Sage Oyen, Dan DeLuca, Julia Murney, Nikka Graff Lanzarone, Jason Danieley, Kyle Dean Massey, Joel B. New, and many more stars.Each performance wi... (read more)

Daniel Bennett Group - Residence Inn Times Square
January 14, 2020 - New York

New York saxophonist Daniel Bennett has been hailed as one of the most original and unpredictable musical voices of his generation. Daniel Bennett Group performs the weekly "Experimental Tuesday" concert series at the Residence Inn Times Square. Bennett is joined every week by renowned guitarist Mark Cocheo. The music is a provocative mix of jazz, avant-pop, and American folk music. The Boston Globe describes Bennett's music as "a mix of jazz, folk, and minimalism." The trio was recently voted "Best New Jazz Group" in New York City Hot House Magazine. The Daniel Bennett Group has been featured in the Washington Post, Boston Globe, NPR, Indianapolis Public Radio, San Francisco Examiner, St. Louis Public Radio and the Village Voice. Time Out New York describes the music as, "hypnotic." In addition to leading his own band, Daniel Bennett performs in Broadway and Off-Broadway theater productions in New York City. Daniel Bennett recently composed the musical score for stage adaptations of 'Frankenstein' and 'Brave Smiles' at the Hudson Guild Theatre in Manhattan. Daniel Bennett currently plays woodwinds in 'Blank! The Musical,' the first fully improvised Off-Broadway musical to launch o... (read more)

An Evening with Bergstrm Wines at Per Se, NYC - Per Se
January 14, 2020 - New York

Join Bergstrm Wines for an unforgettable evening at Per Se, Chef Thomas Keller's world-renowned three Michelin-starred restaurant. Our most exclusive biodynamic Chardonnay and Pinot Noir will be featured, as well as library selections from winemaker Josh Bergstrm's personal cellar. Chef de Cuisine Corey Chow will design a unique Five Course Menu paired under the direction of Head Sommelier Michel Couvreux, which will follow a canap and Bollinger Champagne reception in the Per Se Garden. Please contact Megan McDowell at [email protected] with any questions.

NYC SHRM Talent Development SIG: Developing a Politically Intelligent Organization - Fisher & Phillips LLP
January 14, 2020 - New York

With Nancy Halpern, Nationally Recognized Leadership Consultant & Pioneer in the Field of Talent Development Who Diagnoses Political Dysfunction in Organizations

SongStudio: Gabriel KahaneComposer in Residence - Resnick Education Wing
January 14, 2020 - New York

As "one of the finest, most searching songwriters of the day" (The New Yorker), Gabriel Kahane cites a host of influences in his compositional practice, from German lieder to contemporary pop music.

Christian Sands Trio - Dizzy's Club
January 14, 2020 - New York

With pianist Christian Sands, bassist Yasushi Nakamura, drummer Clarence Penn, and guitarist Marvin Sewell.

Late Night Session: Jacob Melsha - Dizzy's Club
January 14, 2020 - New York

With trombonist Jacob Melsha, trumpeter Anthony Hervey, alto saxophonist Jarien Jamanila, pianist Joseph Block, bassist Felix Moseholm, and drummer TJ Reddick.

Guildhall Artists in New York - Weill Recital Hall
January 14, 2020 - New York

London's Guildhall School of Music & Drama returns to Carnegie Hall to present three student musicians in a recital of chamber music by Beethoven, Debussy and Brahms.

Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody - Jerry Orbach Theater
Through January 14, 2020 - New York

Billy is back! Just in time for Christmas in July, Right Angle Entertainment, producer of the smash hits The Office! A Musical Parody and Friends! The Musical Parodytoday announced that tickets are now on sale for Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody, a holiday season sendup of the iconic romantic comedy and Christmas movie Love Actually. The production has been written by Bob and Tobly McSmith and is slated for a limited-engagement run this December 2nd through January 14th in the Jerry Orbach Theater at The Theater Center, 1627 Broadway. Cast and creative team are soon to be announced.

Jason Gore's Midlife Crisis for Everyone's Eyes Only - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 15, 2020 - New York

Most people have a mid-life crisis and buy a motorcycle. Jason Gore is having a mid-life crisis and putting on a one-man sketch comedy show. And if it's successful enough, he's going to buy a motorcycle, too.

GatoCulo: A Latinx Improv Show - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 15, 2020 - New York

GatoCulo is an improv show featuring NYC's best Latinx improvisors. Our performers will put on a fully improvised show based on a special guest's stories! We'll take you on a journey of telenovelas, Sbado Gigante, and multiple Celia Cruz references. Or maybe not, don't assume that's what all Latinos like!

UCBT Student Showcase - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 15, 2020 - New York

Some of UCB Training Center's most promising improv and sketch students will strut their stuff just for you!

Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre Winter Open Rehearsal - The Ailey Studios
January 15, 2020 - New York

Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre presents aWinter Open Rehearsal,a preview of their upcoming World Premiere ofHindsight,on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 6:30pm at The Ailey Studios, 405 W. 55thStreet, NYC. This free, behind-the-scenes view into the creative process will be followed by a wine and cheese reception. For more information, visithttps://amandaselwyndance.org/openrehearsal-winter2020/. The World Premiere ofHindsight,in celebration of the company's 20thAnniversary, will take place from March 5-7, 2020 at 7:30pm at Baruch Performing Arts Center, 55 Lexington Avenue (25thStreet between Third and Lexington Avenues), NYC. Tickets are $11-$26 ($125 for Opening Night Gala tickets) and can be purchased by phone at 646-312-1000 or online athttp://bit.ly/AmandaSelwyn2020.Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre celebrates 20 years with a World Premiere evening-length dance theatre work,Hindsight.Focusing on reflection and memory, the piece references motifs and structures from two decades of richly layered repertory with a fresh eye by the choreographer known for her "Distinctive, off-kilter elegance" (The New Yorker).Hindsightexplores the growth possible by looking back at... (read more)

David Tayloe, Tenor Elizabeth Castillo, Soprano Emily Yap Chua, Piano - Weill Recital Hall
January 15, 2020 - New York

David Tayloe, Tenor Elizabeth Castillo, Soprano Emily Yap Chua, Piano

Nektar - The Iridium
January 15, 2020 - New York

The legendary psychedelic progressive rock band NEKTAR is back. The comeback show is scheduled as the headliner of PreogStock festival in Rahway, NJ on October 13, 2019, which will be the band's only show in 2019.

Romeo & Bernadette: A Musical Tale of Verona and Brooklyn - A.R.T. New York Theatres
January 16, 2020 - New York

Romeoyes, THAT Romeofinds himself in 1960 Brooklyn, chasing a girl he believes is his beloved Juliet.

Characters Welcome - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 16, 2020 - New York

UCB's character house teams feature the best and brightest comedy actors performing their favorite original characters and impressions.

The Daily Show Writers: A Non-Daily Show - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 16, 2020 - New York

The writers of The Daily Show With Trevor Noah take a break from working dildos into political commentary to do an improvised show based on audience suggestions.

Cage Match NYC - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 16, 2020 - New York

Welcome to the world's most dangerous Improv arena, where two mighty teams of improv gladiators will take the stage to prove who is the best of the best. Two improv teams each perform their set timed by an onstage clock, and YOU vote via secret ballot for the more dominant competitor.

SongStudio: Recitals Without Limits - Resnick Education Wing
January 16, 2020 - New York

Soprano Julia Bullock is a "musician who delights in making her own rules" (The New Yorker). In this conversation with Rene Fleming, the innovative vocalist discusses her boundary-pushing project Zauberland, which interweaves Schumann's Dichterliebe with contemporary songs about the global migration crisis.

Seu Jorge with Rog - The Town Hall
January 16, 2020 - New York

Brazilian singer-songwriter/actor Seu Jorge became an international star after his performance as Knockout Ned in the Oscar-nominated City of God and his work in the Wes Anderson film The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou in 2004 which gave the world a fresh and emotive baritone repertoire of David Bowie's greatest hits. Jorge's active musical career integrates stylings of reggae, pop, electronic, and jazz into his own music and is credited with reinvigorating Brazil's modern samba scene. Joined by special guests Seu Jorge performs his famed covers, originals, and new music withBrazilian guitarist Rog from their upcoming release on Night Dreamer records.

LLIMF Young Scholar Graduation Concert - Weill Recital Hall
January 16, 2020 - New York

The Young Scholars program is part of a music education initiative designed by the Lang Lang International Music Foundation to support young pianists in their professional development.

An Evening with Little Big Town - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
January 16, 2020 - New York

Little Big Town consisting of members Karen Fairchild, Phillip Sweet, Kimberly Schlapman, and Jimi Westbrook are known for songs "Boondocks," "Little White Church," "Pontoon," "Girl Crush" and "Better Man." "The Daughters" and country radio single, "Over Drinking" are the latest from the bands upcoming ninth studio album Nightfall set for release January 17, 2020.

Nektar - The Iridium
January 16, 2020 - New York

The legendary psychedelic progressive rock band NEKTAR is back. The comeback show is scheduled as the headliner of PreogStock festival in Rahway, NJ on October 13, 2019, which will be the band's only show in 2019.

Nektar - The Iridium
January 16, 2020 - New York

The legendary psychedelic progressive rock band NEKTAR is back. The comeback show is scheduled as the headliner of PreogStock festival in Rahway, NJ on October 13, 2019, which will be the band's only show in 2019.

Lucky Cheng's Drag Cabaret, Restaurant & Bar Presents: Vivacious - Stage 48
January 17, 2020 - New York

Please join us on Friday, January 17th when NYC Nightlife Legend and star of RuPaul's Drag Race, Vivacious is our special guest performer!Doors and Bar open at 6:30 PM7 PM Drag Dinner seating featuring a three course prix fixe menu created by Celebrity Executive Chef, Saul Montiel.Celebrate a Birthday, Bachelorette, Girls Night Out, RuPaul's Drag Race Fan, or entertain out of town guests!Stay after the Drag Dinner Show for our After Dinner Dance with DJ Loki Jojo!Please visit our website for more information.Ticket button will take you to our online reservations page. Guest check will be presented at the end of the Dinner Show. We do not charge a deposit for reservations.

Better Jeopardy - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 17, 2020 - New York

Everybody agrees that Jeopardy! is the best show on television. But what if it was...better?

The Stepfathers - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 17, 2020 - New York

New York's top longform improvisers take you on a tour of everything cute and brutal.

The Law Firm: Law and Disorder - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 17, 2020 - New York

Have you been wronged by someone in your life? A bad boss, a shitty friend, an ex who stole your identity? The Law Firm wants to represent YOU. Watch as UCBT's finest improvisers turn one audience member's testimony into a fully improvised show.

Improv Bingo - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 17, 2020 - New York

Improv and your grandmother's favorite game, Bingo, combine to create an incredible night of comedy and prizes. Each Bingo card is full of improv tropes, unknown to the performers on stage. As the performance goes on, our Bingo Caller will announce the tropes as they happen, getting you one step closer to winning Bingo and taking home one of our crazy super expensive prices.

54 Salutes Frank Sinatra - Feinstein's/54 Below
January 17, 2020 - New York

Encore by popular demand! Join us for Frank Sinatra The Second Century A Celebration of Sinatra's Timeless Hit Songs!An all-star cast of Broadway and nightclub stars will perform the songs that propelled Ol' Blue Eyes into the stratosphere of superstars. Hear the hits that turned Sinatra into an icon for the ages, making him one of rare show business beacons who continues to shine even in his second century. You'll hear songs like "One For My Baby," "Chicago," "My Way," "It Was a Very Good Year," and so many more.This show comes courtesy of impresario Scott Siegel, who brought four different sold-out Sinatra shows to Feinstein's/54 Below during the Chairman of the Board's centennial year. Now that we're in Sinatra's second century, his greatness is a given, and today's most talented performers are looking forward to performing in his honor. You'll want to be at Feinstein's/54 Below to witness it!The show will be produced, written, directed and hosted by Scott Siegel, the creator of Town Hall's signature series, Broadway by the Year. He has written/directed/produced concerts for Michael Feinstein at Jazz at Lincoln Center and has, over the course of the last 16 years, crea... (read more)

The Labor of Life by Hanoch Levin, Presented by New Yiddish Rep - New Yiddish Rep's Cyrus and Rose Feldman Studio Theater
January 17, 2020 - New York

This comedy, originally written in Hebrew, will be performed in Yiddish with projected English surtitles.

Walter Blanding Quartet - Dizzy's Club
January 17, 2020 - New York

With tenor saxophonist Walter Blanding, pianist Farid Barron, bassist Barry Stephenson, and drummer Alvester Garnett.

New York Musician's Center Winter Showcase - Weill Recital Hall
January 17, 2020 - New York

Student musicians of the New York Musician's Center represent an array of vocalists and instrumentalists from Long Island. New York Musician's Center was awarded the 2015 National Music School of the year by Music Academy Success Systems.

Festival of Tatar Song - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
January 17, 2020 - New York

The Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Tatarstan presents a showcase of authentic Tatar music and popular songs, based on the rich cultural traditions and ancient heritage of the republic.

Albert Lee - The Iridium
January 17, 2020 - New York

Albert Lee occupies an odd niche in music -- British by birth and upbringing, he spent the mid-'60s as a top R&B guitarist, but in the 1970s became one of the top rockabilly guitarists in the world, and no slouch in country music either.

Songstudio: Hartmut Holl Master Class - Resnick Education Wing
January 17, 2020 - New York

Hartmut Hll has been praised as a "superb pianist" and "emphatically a partner, not an accompanist" (Financial Times).

SongStudio: Rene Fleming Master Class - Resnick Education Wing
January 17, 2020 - New York

When Rene Fleming launched SongStudio, she wanted to "encourage singers to be intellectually curious and adventurous in their approach to song repertoire."

Lucky Cheng's Drag Cabaret Presents: Marti Gould Cummings - Stage 48
January 18, 2020 - New York

Please join us on Saturday, January 18th when star of the TV show SHADE: Queens of NYC, Marti Gould Cummings is our special guest star!Doors and Bar open at 6:30 PM7 PM Drag Dinner seating featuring a three course prix fixe menu created by Celebrity Executive Chef, Saul Montiel.Celebrate a Birthday, Bachelorette, Girls Night Out, RuPaul's Drag Race Fan, the New Year, or entertain out of town guests!Music by DJ Loki Jojo.Please visit our website for more information.Ticket button will take you to our online reservations page. Guest check will be presented at the end of the Dinner Show. We do not charge a deposit for reservations.

The Labor of Life by Hanoch Levin, Presented by New Yiddish Rep - New Yiddish Rep's Cyrus and Rose Feldman Studio Theater
January 18, 2020 - New York

This comedy, originally written in Hebrew, will be performed in Yiddish with projected English surtitles.

Books & Baubles - Jane Gordon Studio
January 18, 2020 - New York

The Seeing Place is honoring its upcoming production of ANIMAL FARM by hosting a once in a lifetime event: BOOKS & BAUBLES, in a beautiful studio overlooking Central Park and Columbus Circle. This unique sale will allow you to get gently used books for just $3-$5 and jewelry from famed designer Jane Gordon (www.JaneGordon.com). Proceeds will go to support TSP's theatrical presentation of George Orwell's famous story, adapted by Brandon Walker. Books available will include plays, biographies, books on psychology and business, classic novels and more. Event will include improvised entertainment, with "dramatic readings" of books available for sale. LOCATION: Jane Gordon's Studio240 Central Park South, Studio 11MNew York, NY 10019TIME:1pm-8pmCOST: Free to attend (ticket required.) Individual books will be $3 for paperback, $5 for hardcover, or $20 for a bag of books. Jewelry will be offered at a competitive rate. Mimosas will be served for just $5 each, or receive a free mimosa when you buy a bag of books or any piece of jewelry.

Late Night Session: Jack Rudin Jazz Championship Jam Session, Hosted by Walter Blanding - Dizzy's Club
January 18, 2020 - New York

Hosted by Walter Blanding.

For Teens: Studio 57 with Olivia Harris - Resnick Education Wing
January 18, 2020 - New York

Young artists from across New York City are invited to make music at Carnegie Hall every Saturday throughout the school year at Studio 57.

Winners' Recital of Crescendo International Competition - Weill Recital Hall
January 18, 2020 - New York

Winners' Recital of Crescendo International Competition

Musical Explorers Family - Zankel Hall
January 18, 2020 - New York

New York Citybased artists perform in a vibrant, highly interactive concert that lets children discover music from around the world that can be found right in their own city.

The PAE 14th Annual Invitational - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
January 18, 2020 - New York

The PAE 14th Annual Invitational

Musical Explorers Family - Zankel Hall
January 18, 2020 - New York

New York Citybased artists perform in a vibrant, highly interactive concert that lets children discover music from around the world that can be found right in their own city.

Winners' Recital of Crescendo International Competition - Weill Recital Hall
January 18, 2020 - New York

Winners' Recital of Crescendo International Competition

Winners' Recital of Crescendo International Competition - Weill Recital Hall
January 18, 2020 - New York

Winners' Recital of Crescendo International Competition

SongStudio: Young Artists Recital - Zankel Hall
January 18, 2020 - New York

Marking the culmination of SongStudio, Rene Fleming hosts a recital that features the emerging vocalists and collaborative pianists who have trained with her throughout the weeklong intensive workshop.

Albert Lee - The Iridium
January 18, 2020 - New York

Albert Lee occupies an odd niche in music -- British by birth and upbringing, he spent the mid-'60s as a top R&B guitarist, but in the 1970s became one of the top rockabilly guitarists in the world, and no slouch in country music either.

Vivo International Music Competition Winners' Concert - Merkin Concert Hall
January 19, 2020 - New York

Vivo International Music Competition Winners' Concert featuring works by J.S. Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin, Debussy and Rachmaninoff for Piano, woodwinds and strings.

The Labor of Life by Hanoch Levin, Presented by New Yiddish Rep - New Yiddish Rep's Cyrus and Rose Feldman Studio Theater
January 19, 2020 - New York

This comedy, originally written in Hebrew, will be performed in Yiddish with projected English surtitles.

Asssscat 3000 - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 19, 2020 - New York

Performers from The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre perform longform improv with frequent special guests from your favorite TV shows and movies.

Oklahoma - Circle in the Square Theater
January 19, 2020 - New York

Rodgers and Hammerstein's first collaboration, Oklahoma!, is celebrating 75 years since the original Broadway production opened in 1943 and changed the American musical forever.

Asssscat 3000 - UCBT Hell's Kitchen
January 19, 2020 - New York

Performers from The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre perform longform improv with frequent special guests from your favorite TV shows and movies.

Winners' Recital of Crescendo International Competition - Weill Recital Hall
January 19, 2020 - New York

Winners' Recital of Crescendo International Competition

Winners' Recital of Crescendo International Competition - Weill Recital Hall
January 19, 2020 - New York

Winners' Recital of Crescendo International Competition

New Year's Eve Stand Up Comedy Show in Times Square at Broadway Comedy Club - Broadway Comedy Club
Through January 19, 2020 - New York

All star stand up comedians live at the Broadway Comedy Club in the heart of Hell's Kitchen in Times Square! Broadway Comedy Club presents a lineup full of our Top Headliners. These are the best comedians from New York City with special guests from all across the country. You've seen them on MTV, HBO, The Tonight Show, Comedy Central, The Daily Show, Last Comic Standing and more!Requirements :16 and over or 13+ with parentsTwo drink minimumIndividual comedian appearances subject to change without noticeAll tickets include party favors and a single glass of champagne at midnight (Does not count towards 2 Drink Minimum)ALL SALES ARE FINAL

Desi Saturdays - Stage 48
Through January 19, 2020 - New York

Each & Every Saturday Night, come experience the Glamour & Glitz of Bollywood as you Mix, Mingle and Dance at New York City's Hottest Saturday Night DesiParty @ Stage48.Desi Saturdays is one high society DesiParty. Wow factor everywhere. Beautiful people, beautiful venue, beautiful ambiance, and did we mention beautiful people? High energy, amazing music and a packed house are just some of the traits of what you would expect at this weekly Bollywood party.This event is the talk of the town amongst young socialites. It's so exclusive it only takes place on Saturday Nights, and don't even try to dress down, because it is almost impossible to get in, but more importantly you would feel so out of place. So don your best, and you may just be lucky enough to party out on Saturdays Nights at Stage48!!

Sky Room RoofTop Saturdays - Sky Room
Through January 19, 2020 - New York

Must say BestNYCnightLife LIST TO GET INROOFTOP PARTY SATURDAY NIGHTWITH an UPSCALE AND CLASSY AtmosphereATSKY ROOM Rooftop TIMES SQUARE

CARTOGRAPHY - New Victory Theater
Through January 19, 2020 - New York

Inflatable rafts on the Mediterranean. Dark holds of cargo trucks. Family photos hidden carefully in a backpack. Hear the stories of young refugees when CARTOGRAPHY asks what part we play in the lives of young people who set out into the unsure waters of their futures. In this multimedia theatrical work, witness a world alive with movement and migration as the effects of climate change, war and poverty give shape to where we have come from and where we are going.CARTOGRAPHY has a running time of 60 minutes with no intermission, and is recommended for ages 10 and up.Performance dates and times:Friday, Jan. 10 at 7pmSaturday, Jan. 11 at 2pm / 7pmSunday, Jan. 12 at 3pmSaturday, Jan. 18 at 2pm / 7pm*Sunday, Jan. 19 at 3pm*sign-interpreted performance

10 Times Square: New York Fashion Rediscovered 1982-1997 - ZAZ10TS
Through January 20, 2020 - New York

An extraordinary collection of long-lost 1980s-1990s fashion photographs found on a New York City sidewalk. Opening during New York Fashion Week, the exhibition showcases the history of fashion in New York. Presented in the lobby gallery of the iconic building that served as home to some of the most prominent designers in NY, the exhibition features captivating runway images of the fashion stars and supermodels of the era, including Anna Sui, Donna Karan, Liz Claiborne, Ralph Lauren, Marc Jacobs, Perry Ellis, Isaac Mizrahi, Anne Klein, Geoffrey Beene, Adrienne Vittadini, Kate Moss, Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Christy Turlington, Helena Christensen and more. Photograph by Kishimitsu Hada from the collection of Yuriko Tomita

New York Fashion Rediscovered 1982-1997 - 10 Times Square
Through January 20, 2020 - New York

An extraordinary collection of 1980s-1990s fashion slides found on a New York City sidewalk makes its way back to the Fashion District in a new photographic exhibition 10 Times Square: New York Fashion Rediscovered 1982-1997. Presented in the lobby gallery at 10 Times Square, also known as 1441 Broadway, former home to some of the most prominent designers in New York, the exhibition features captivating runway images of top fashion designers and supermodels from the 1980s and 1990s.

New Yiddish Rep presents "The Labor of Life" by Hanoch Levin - New Yiddish Rep's Cyrus and Rose Feldman Studio Theater, 315 W. 39 Street, 9th floor, NYC 10018
Through January 26, 2020 - New York

This comedy, originally written in Hebrew, will be performed in Yiddish with projected English surtitles. It is a funny and very sad play of the missed opportunities, compromises and disillusionments demanded by the "labor of life." Originally presented at Israel's HaBima in June, 1989, it stands out among contemporary writings for its sardonic resonance to Israelis and Jews worldwide. This absurdist masterpiece is profound in its original Hebrew and very good in English, but it's really funny in Yiddish. COMPLETE INFO: www.jsnyc.com/season/labor_life.htm

Discover Exoplanets: The Search for Alien Worlds Traveling Exhibition - Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
Through January 26, 2020 - New York

The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum will host Discover Exoplanets: The Search for Alien Worlds, a national traveling exhibition exploring the fascinating world of space and astronomy, from November 7, 2019 to January 26, 2020. The exhibition examines the pursuit of habitable worlds beyond our solar system, how NASA scientists are searching for these worlds and how similar they are to Earth. Discover Exoplanets: The Search for Alien Worlds features hands-on multimedia activities allowing visitors to build their own solar systems, see the most recent NASA discoveries and learn about which popular TV shows and movies feature science fact or fiction. The Queens Public Library will host a partner exhibition in the Childrens Library Discover Center and both institutions will offer a series of related programming for audiences of all ages. Individuals with library cards can gain free entrance to the Intrepid Museum by reserving through Culture Pass.We are proud to be one of seven sites nationwide to host this remarkable exhibition. Visitors will gain a better understanding of exoplanets and the importance of searching for evidence of life beyond our solar system, said Elaine C... (read more)

Vera Paints a Scarf - Museum of Arts and Design
Through January 26, 2020 - Manhattan

Vera Neumann is best known today for her design of women's scarves, but her 50-year career produced a wide range of textile patterns based on her watercolor and ink paintings, including fabric, linens and wallpaper.

Dj Classes for Kids 7-10 Years Old - Rock And Sould DJ Equipment & Records
Through January 28, 2020 - New York

Hands-On DJ Classes & Private Lessons in NYCWhether you're just starting out, or you're an accomplished DJ looking to take your skills to the next level, Rock and Soul's NYC DJ school is the place to make it happen. We offer group classes as well as one-on-one private lessons, with curriculums tailor-made to every skill level and aspiration.We offer beginners classes up to advanced classes, as well as specialized programs like advanced scratching, Ableton Live, DJ classes for kids, and more. Our instructors are highly experienced DJs and more importantly, they love to teach.The smallest DJ classes in NYC!A lot of DJ schools put you in a class with 15 or more other students. Not Rock and Soul. We cap our classes at just 5 students.That means:more funmore hands-on-experiencemore one-on-one time with your instructoran experience that's personalized to your interestsThe best value anywhere.In addition to being affordably priced, Rock and Soul students get a 15% student discount on all DJ equipment, sound equipment and gear for the duration of your classes! If you're planning on buying equipment this can add up to significant savings and help offset the c... (read more)

Frankenstein (musical) - St. Luke's theatre
Through January 28, 2020 - New York

Frankenstein, is a new musical, with book, music and lyrics by Eric B. Sirota based on Mary Shelley's novel, and directed by Clint Hromsco. It is a two-act sweeping, romantic musical about the human need for love and companionship. It has been running Off-Broadway at St. Luke's Theatre for over 2 years!Published in 1818, Mary Shelleys Frankenstein has celebrated its bicentennial year, and this musical honors its source material. Having lost his mother at a young age, Victor Frankenstein seeks to end human mortality and arrogantly enters territory beyond his control. While he enjoys unconditional love from Elizabeth, Victor grants none to his creation. Frankenstein has been extended into 2019 and continues to play Mondays at 7 PM, Off-Broadway at St. Lukes Theatre in the heart of the theatre district. It is an open run, and tickets through Jan 28, 2020 are on sale now. (There is no performance on Christmas Eve or New Year's Eve, Monday Dec. 31.)

17 Minutes - The Barrow Group Mainstage Theatre
Through February 15, 2020 - New York

WORLD PREMIERE17 MinutesBy Scott OrganDirected by Seth BarrishJAN 10 FEB 15Opening Night: January 22, 2020All performances at 7:30pmTBG Mainstage Theatre, 312 West 36 St, NY, NY 10018In the aftermath of a school shooting, Sheriffs Deputy Andy Rubens must come to terms with the choices he made during the tragedy. In Scott Organs spellbinding new play, one mans search for redemption prompts a community to askwhat will we be known for?

Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park - The Lodge by Urbanspace - Bryant Park
Through March 01, 2020 - New York

After its successful debut last year, The Lodge by Urbanspace returns to Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park featuring a festive cocktail bar surrounded by a full range of eateries and an outdoor beer garden. The aprs skate-escape will host a mix of returning vendor favorites like The Stackery, and new ones like Ovenly, designed to fulfill the cravings of New Yorkers and visitors alike from morning until night. This cozy winter destination with a dozen new and classic NYC restaurants such as Casa Toscana, The Lodge Bar, The Lodge Biergarten by Stout NYC, Mayhem Smokehouse, Ovenly, Pierogi Boys, S'mores N'more by Renegade, The Stackery, and Two Tablespoons. Beginning in January 2020, head to The Lodge by Urbanspace for live music and other special events. The Lodge by Urbanspace is open daily, 8 a.m.-10 p.m., from October 31, 2019-March 1, 2020. To learn more about The Lodge by Urbanspace, vist: wintervillage.org.

Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park - Free Skating - Bryant Park
Through March 01, 2020 - New York

Head to the only FREE admission skating rink in NYC between October. 31, 2019 and March 1, 2020 at Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park. The Rink at Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park offers high quality rental skates, free skating shows, Broomball pick-up games, Exerskate classes as well as other special events and activities for both children & adults. For more information and the most up to date schedule of events at The Rink during this years Bank of America Winter VIllage at Bryant Park, go to: wintervillage.org.

High Tea at Elsie Rooftop - Elsie Rooftop
Through April 25, 2020 - New york

Enjoy High Tea in high places at Elsie Rooftop. Every Saturday from 2:00pm - 5:00pm with a special High Tea menu. Featuring tiered sandwich and dessert platters along with specialty boozy hot cocktails.

High Tea at Elsie Rooftop - Elsie Rooftop
Through October 19, 2020 - New york

Elsie de Wolfe created the first penthouse in the 20s. Also knownas Lady Mendl, Elsie was an American actress, interior decorator, and author of the influential novel The House in Good Taste,and a prominent figure in New York, Paris, and London society.HIGH TEA SERVICE @ ELSIE ROOFTOPStarting October 19th, Else Rooftop will run High Tea Service every Saturday from 2pm-5pm.

Magic show featuring Randy Masters - Broadway Comedy Club
Through May 04, 2091 - New York

Prepare yourself for an afternoon filled with mystery and inspiration during the Magic Show, one hour show at the legendary Broadway Comedy Club.Master magician will enchant the young at heart with a dazzling display of sleight of hand tricks for kids and mentalism for adults.It is an interactive experience for the young at heart.DOORS OPEN AT 12:30 P.M.SHOW RUNS FROM 1:00 P.M. TO 2:00 P.M.Please note there is two item food and beverage minimum requirement.

Magic show featuring Randy Masters - Broadway Comedy Club
Through May 04, 2091 - New York

Prepare yourself for an afternoon filled with mystery and inspiration during the Magic Show, one hour show at the legendary Broadway Comedy Club.Master magician will enchant the young at heart with a dazzling display of sleight of hand tricks for kids and mentalism for adults.It is an interactive experience for the young at heart.DOORS OPEN AT 12:30 P.M.SHOW RUNS FROM 1:00 P.M. TO 2:00 P.M.Please note there is two item food and beverage minimum requirement.


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