Activities

NYC GoGreen Tours

Visitors explore Central Park during an eco-friendly tour by foot, bike or pedicab carriage. Dates/times/prices vary. 347.329.5082.

NYC Kids Tour

This fun-filled excursion incorporates math-, science- and art-based educational challenges and games for kids, all while scouring city sights. Daily at 10 a.m. Meets at the Southeast corner of W. 42nd St. & Sixth Ave., 800.619.2795

NYC Off-Broadway Week

(Sept. 24-Oct. 7, 2018)

During this fall promotion, theatergoers can purchase two-for-one tickets to dozens of Off-Broadway plays and musicals. Tickets go on sale Sept. 10, 2018. Visit the website for a list of participating shows and to buy tickets.

Oklahoma!

(Previews begin Sept. 27, 2018, opens Oct. 7, 2018, closes Nov. 11, 2018)

Seventy-five years ago, Rodgers & Hammertsein’s “Oklahoma!” opened on Broadway and revolutionized American musical theater. This new production is a radical rethinking of the classic, visually pared down and with an emphasis on the dark forces and anxieties that lie beneath its sunny optimism. A seven-piece band plays new arrangments of R&H standards, such as “Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin’,” “People Will Say” and the title song.

On Beckett

(Previews begin Sept. 26, 2018, opens Oct. 3, 2018, closes Nov. 4, 2018)

(1 hr 30 mins)

Conceived and performed by master clown and Tony Award-winning actor Bill Irwin, the new play is an intimate exploration of Nobel Prize winner Samuel Beckett. Drawing fron “Waiting for Godot,” “Endgame,” “Texts for Nothing” and other works, Irwin showcases the Irish writer’s matchless language, humor and humanity. Appearing with Irwin in the New York premiere is Finn O’Sullivan, an eighth-grade student at Saint David’s School in Manhattan and a prolific actor.

On Board NY Tours

The drivers of these climate-controlled shuttle buses are also the guides, disembarking with guests to show them Strawberry Fields in Central Park, Trinity Church, Wall Street, South Street Seaport, Rockefeller Center and more. Daily, times/prices vary.

On Location Tours

 

These bus tours take visitors to spots recognizable from TV shows, including “Gossip Girl” and “Sex and the City,” as well as movies, such as “The Super Tour of NYC” (superhero movies filmed in the city), “The TCM Classic Film Tour” and others.

Once on This Island

(Previews began Nov. 9, 2017, opened Dec. 3, 2017)

(1 hr 30 mins, no intermission)

Art comes close to mirroring real life in this revival of the 1990 musical by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, set on an idyllic Caribbean island devastated by a great storm. A peasant girl from one side of the island falls in love with a wealthy boy from the other side of the island. Will true love win out over cultural differences? 

Schedule: M 8 pm, Tu 7 pm, W 2 pm, F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 3 & 7:30 pm

Tickets: $69.50-$159.50

Open Tour New York

This new sightseeing service allows passengers to explore Manhattan via double-decker buses on hop-on, hop-off tours, with stops at Times Square, Central Park, One World Trade Center and more. Tickets start at $35 and can be purchased on board, at the Open Tour store, directly from authorized agents around the city or online.

Original East Village Food, Drinks and Cultural Tour

Expert tour guides lead visitors through the East Village, making stops at bars, markets, eateries, bakeries and more, while discussing the city’s diversity and culture. Mon, Thurs, Sat & Sun 11:30 a.m.-1:45 p.m. $49. Tours leave from

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