Activities

King Lear

(Previews begin Feb. 28, 2019, opens April 4, 2019, closes July 7, 2019)

Two-time Academy Award winner, two-time Emmy Award winner and Tony Award winner Glenda Jackson stars in the title role of a new production of Shakespeare’s tragedy. Co-starring are Ruth Wilson, Elizabeth Marvel and Jayne Houdyshell. Sam Gold directs.

Schedule: M-F 7 pm, Sa 1 & 7 pm

Beginning April 9, 2019: Tu-Sa 7 pm, W & Sa 1 pm, Su 2 pm

Tickets: $39-$129

Kinky Boots

(Previews began March 3, 2013, opened April 4, 2013, closes April 7, 2019)

(2 hrs 20 mins)

Kiss Me, Kate

(Previews began Feb. 14, 2019, opens March 14, 2019, closes June 2, 2019)

Audiences brush up their Shakespeare in the new Roundabout Theatre Company production of the Cole Porter musical comedy starring Tony Award winner Kelli O’Hara and Will Chase as an embattled husband-and-wife acting team appearing in “The Taming of the Shrew,” a show that not surprisingly mirrors their offstage antics. The Porter score includes such classic tunes as “Wunderbar,” “So in Love,” “Always True to You (in My Fashion)” and “Why Can’t You Behave,” among others.

Kramer's Reality Tour for Seinfeld Fans

New York sights made famous on the quintessential 1990s sitcom, Seinfeld, are seen on this three-hour excursion that reveals behind-the-scenes stories. Every tour is hosted by Kenny (the real) Kramer. Sat noon. $37.50. For reservations, call 212.268.5525.

L & M Tours

Escorted bus tours venture to Hershey’s Candylane, Pennsylvania Dutch Amish country, Niagara Falls, Woodbury Common Premium Outlets and other regional destinations. Dates/times/prices vary.

Liberty Helicopters

Passengers enjoy sweeping views of New York. Flights last 12 to 20 minutes, soaring past the city’s most popular sights. Times vary. $150-$215.

Liberty Science Center

Inquisitive children and parents engage in hands-on discovery and fun with models and exhibits centered around such topics as the environment, health and invention. The facility also contains the Jennifer Chalsty Planetarium and LSC Giant Dome Theater and the Joseph D. Williams 3-D Science Theater.

Hours: M-F 9 am-4 pm, Sa-Su 9 am-5:30 pm

General admission: $22.75 adults, $18.75 children ages 2-12

Like a Local Tour

Visitors sample gourmet bites and libations on curated tours of beloved New York neighborhoods. Tours offered in both the Flatiron District and Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Dates/times/prices vary.

Lincoln Center Guided Tour

The tour is an hourlong trip through up to three of the performing-arts complex’s theaters, including Alice Tully Hall, Avery Fisher Hall, Vivian Beaumont Theater, David H. Koch Theater and the Metropolitan Opera House. The tour includes insider trivia and sneak peeks into rehearsals when possible. Foreign language tours available by reservation. Several tours daily: Mon-Sat 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Sun noon-4 p.m. $18 adults, $15 students (with valid ID). Tours leave from the David Rubenstein Atrium.

Louie's Skateboarding School

Both individual and group classes, single classes or packages are available at this skateboarding school for all levels (beginner, intermediate and advanced). Classes are offered in several locations in the city: Beginner classes are held at the Bandshell, in the middle of Central Park. Equipment rental $15.

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