Activities

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical

(Previews began March 28, 2018, opened April 23, 2018, tickets on sale thru Aug. 18, 2019)

(1 hr 40 mins, no intermission)

Swing Streets

Walking tours in all the major neighborhoods of Manhattan, including Harlem, Times Square and the East Village, as well as the outer boroughs. $25-$75. Times/departure points vary,

Take a Walk, New York!

Free, guided two-to-three-hour walks throughout the five boroughs explore various neighborhoods each weekend. For more information, call 212.228.3126.

Take Me Out

A nightlife tour company which visits some of the city’s hippest spots, and offers tours such as the Prohibition Tour, taking you to secret bars and hidden speakeasies, and the Mixology tour, where an in-limo guide prepares cocktails en route to trendy bars. Tours start at $100-$150 per person. Beginning at 5pm and 9pm nightly. For reservations, visit www.takemeoutnyc.com.

Take Tours

This huge tour company offers dozens of around the city, including tours of Ellis Island, Grant’s Tomb, Battery Park, the Guggenheim Museum, Chelsea Market and many more. Prices/schedules vary. For meeting places and reservations, call 888.428.7255.

Tastes of Chinatown Tour

Discover Chinese culture and taste culinary specialties, including Cantonese barbecue with roasted duck and pork and hearty Pekingese dumplings, on this three-hour food tour. Mon, Wed 2:45 p.m. $69. Tours leave from Chinatown Information Pavilion,

Tasting Tour of Little India

Chef and instructor Jennifer Clair takes tourists around Jackson Heights, Queens, to sample and taste Indian cuisine while visiting street vendors, restaurants, grocery stores and sweetshops. Sat, Oct. 1, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. $70.

That Physics Show

(1 hr 30 mins)

Physics makes the world go ’round, and instructor David Maiullo finds the fun and magic in the science in his family-friendly, one-man show. Included are segments on momentum, friction, energy, sound waves, temperature and more.

Schedule: Sa & Su noon & 3 pm

Tickets: $59

The Band’s Visit

(1 hr 30 mins, no intermission)

The most honored musical of the 2016-2017 season (prizes included the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for Best Musical) transferred to Broadway after a limited Off-Broadway run and became the most honored musical of the 2017-2018 season, winning 10 Tony Awards, Broadway’s highest accolade.

The Book of Merman

(Previews began Oct. 5, 2018, opened Oct. 21, 2018, tickets on sale thru Dec. 30, 2018)

Two Mormons ring the doorbell of legendary Broadway leading lady Ethel Merman, and the new musical comedy is off and running with original songs and several show-stopping moments associated with The Merm. For Carly Sakolove, who plays the diva, everything is definitely coming up roses.

Schedule: W 8 pm, Th7 pm, Sa 7:30 pm, Su 2 pm (No performance Nov. 22; additional performance Nov. 23 at 2 pm)

Tickets: $39.50-$89.50

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