(Previews begin Oct. 2, 2018, opens Oct. 18, 2018)
Oscar, Emmy and Golden Globe winner Christine Lahti stars in Emily Mann’s new play about feminist Gloria Steinem. Act One focuses on Steinem’s personal life and activism; Act Two is a “Talking Circle” in which audience members join the conversation based on the themes explored in the play.
Schedule: M-Tu, Th 7 pm, W & Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 3 pm
Beginning Oct. 23, 2018: Tu & Th 7 pm, W, F & Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm
Jerry Seinfeld, Dave Chappelle and Amy Schumer are among the big-name stand-ups who have performed in the 10,000-square-foot space, known for its comfortable Art Deco ambience. Food and drink served.
In addition to headliners, New Talent Showcases are a staple of the club’s calendar. Food and drink menus available. Highlights:
Aug. 24-25: Chad Daniels
Sept. 7-8: Francis Ellis
Sept. 14-15: Colin Kane
Sept. 21-22: Vic DiBitetto
(Open June thru Aug. 31) Turned over to the public after 200 years of restricted military use, Governor’s Island features a mile-long waterfront esplanade, two 19th-century forts and 64 landmarked buildings. The National Park Service offers free tours Weds & Thurs with ferries to the island departing at 10 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. Tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.
Learn the secrets and compelling history of the famous transportation hub with this self-guided audio tour, available on a device from Orpheo. $9 adults, $7 seniors/disabled, students/children. Pickup from the Grand Central Terminal Tour Window on the Main Concourse.
The history, architecture and secrets of New York’s grandest railway terminus are revealed on the state-of-the-art audio tour, available for hire at GCT Tour windows on the main concourse. Headset tours, which last between 30 mins to an hour, come in English, French, Spanish, Japanese, Italian and German. Daily 9 a.m.-6 p.m. $7 adults, $6 seniors/disabled, $5 students/children.
Sightseeing tours by bus, boat and helicopter, such as the 48-hour, hop-on/hop-off double-decker bus tour that includes the Downtown Loop, Uptown Loop and Brooklyn Loop. Citywide transportation, individual, group and one-day packages are also available. Tours are available in 11 languages. The company also offers buses to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets seven days a week.