Activities

Harlem Renaissance Walking Tour

Speakeasies, jazz clubs, elegant neighborhoods, churches and residences associated with 1920s Harlem are among the sights visitors see and experience on this two-hour walking tour. $25 per person. For meeting points and times, call 212.280.7888.

Harlem Spirituals Gospel and Jazz Tours

Visitors experience informative sightseeing tours that showcase Harlem’s rich cultural diversity and world-famous sites and attractions centered around gospel and jazz music. Some tours include brunch or lunch. Dates/times vary. $55-$135.

Harlem, Your Way! Tours Unlimited, Inc.

Visitors explore Harlem’s sights and sounds—including the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine and Apollo Theater—by bus or foot. Reservations required.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

(Previews began March 16, 2018, opened April 22, 2018)

(Part One, 2 hrs 40 mins; Part Two, 2 hrs 35 mins)

Harry Potter is all grown-up in this eighth story in the Harry Potter series, the first to be presented onstage. Harry is now married, the father of three school-age children and an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic. Life has never been easy for Harry as he continues to struggle with his past. His youngest son, too, faces difficulties as he bears the burden of a formidable family legacy not of his choosing. Together, father and son face their demons.

Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song

(Previews begin Oct. 9, 2018, opens Nov. 1, 2018, tickets on sale thru Feb. 24, 2018)

(2 hrs 30 mins)

Michael Urie stars as Arnold Beckoff, a young gay man in New York City who wants to find happiness with a husband and a child. When his overbearing Jewish mother, played by Mercedes Ruehl, comes to visit, he realizes something else is missing in his life: respect. Harvey Fierstein’s comedy drama was first produced in 1982 on Broadway, where it won the Tony Award for Best Play.

Schedule: Tu-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm

Head Over Heels

(Previews began June 23, 2018, opened July 26, 2018)

(2 hrs 10 mins)

Scandal, sexual awakening, mistaken identities, jealous lovers and self-discovery: Nothing is what it seems when posh meets punk in the new musical romp that rocks to hit songs from The Go-Go’s songbook. “We Got the Beat,” “Get Up and Go,” “Vacation,” “Our Lips Are Sealed” and “Lust to Love,” among others, help tell the story of an Elizabethan royal family out to save its kingdom (and its beat) from a prophecy of doom. As the song says, “Heaven is a Place on Earth.”

Helicopter Flight Services Tours

Customized tours, in addition to two-hour rides over NYC sights. Pier 6, at the East River. 212.355.0801.

HeliNY

Adventure seekers can see the city from above on one of three helicopter tours from this company that also offers airport transfers, custom and charter flights. Daily tours/times vary. Prices start at $149.

Immigrant Soles: A Neighborhood Walking Tour

Ninety-minute tours focus on the daily experiences and challenges of the Lower East Side’s early immigrant residents. Dates/times vary. $20 adults, $15 seniors/students.

India Pale Ale

(Previews begin Oct. 2, 2018, opens Oct. 23, 2018)

In Jaclyn Backhaus’ world-premiere comedy drama, generations clash in a Punjabi community in a small Wisconsin town when the strong-willed daughter of a traditional family announces she is moving away to open a bar.

Schedule: TBA

Tickets: TBA

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