(June 9, 2019)
The 2018–2019 Broadway season culminates in the gala awards ceremony at Radio City Music Hall, during which achievements in acting, writing, direction, sets, costumes, lighting and more are honored. The show is broadcast live on CBS-TV (local Channel 2) 8–11 pm.
To qualify for a 2019 Tony Award, a play or musical must open on or before April 25, 2019. Nominations are announced on April 30, 2019.
(Previews begin March 29, 2019, opens April 23, 2019)
Michael Dorsey is a talented actor, but difficult to work with and impossible to employ. When he changes his name and dresses up as Dorothy Michaels, he lands a dream role and is ready to fall in love. The new musical comedy, based on the 1982 movie of the same name, features music and lyrics by David Yazbek, 2018 Tony Award-winning composer of “The Band’s Visit.”
Dubbing themselves the “Uber of the tour guide business,” this new app allows visitors (and New Yorkers) to find a professional tour guide in minutes, in virtually any part of the city. You can custom-build a tour with the tour guide and arrange the meeting place—no advance booking required. See sights, attractions, specific neighborhoods and more, on your timetable and according to your interests. For more information, download the app or visit the website.
The two trapeze school locations offer a number of classes for beginner and advanced fliers include flying trapeze, silks, static trapeze, trampoline, lyra, balancing and acrobatics and Spanish web. Online advanced registration is required, and new students pay a $22 fee on top of class price. Outdoor Lower Manhattan facility open May-Oct.
(Previews began Dec. 27, 2018, opens Jan. 24, 2019, tickets on sale thru March 17, 2019)
(2 hrs 15 mins)
Two brothers—a lowlife thief (Ethan Hawke) and a straight-arrow screenwriter (Paul Dano)—duke it out and reverse roles in the revival of Sam Shepard’s play.
Schedule: Tu-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm
Boasting skyline views, this outdoor ice rink in Central Park is a popular family destination.
Schedule: M-Tu 10 am-2:30 pm, W-Th 10 am-10 pm, F-Sa 10 am-11 pm, Su 10 am-9 pm
Admission: $12-$19 adults, $5-$9 seniors, $6 children 11 and under
Skate rentals $10
Cultural walking and private luxury tours, including pub crawls, nightlife excursions, shopping and Broadway tours are lead by expert guides, offering historical information and fun ways to get to know New York City. Times/prices/departure points vary. 212.888.8769.