Activities

Watson Adventures Scavenger Hunts

These scavenger hunts are staged in some of the city’s top attractions, such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Grand Central Terminal.

What the Constitution Means to Me

(Previews begin March 14, 2019, opens March 31, 2019, closes June 9, 2019)

(1 hr 30 mins, no intermission)

Author and performer Heidi Schreck paid for her college education by traveling across the United States winning Constitutional debate competitions. In her new play, Schreck reimagines her 15-year-old self, as she traces the relationship between four generations of women in her own family and the founding document, the Constitution, which dictated their rights and citizenship. 

Wicked

(Previews began Oct. 8, 2003, opened Oct. 30, 2003)

(2 hrs 45 mins)

Based on the book by Gregory Maguire, this hit musical—a prequel to “The Wizard of Oz”—imagines Oz as a land of strife, where a young, green-hued girl named Elphaba is branded the Wicked Witch of the West.

Schedule: Tu-Th 7 pm, F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 2 & 7 pm

Tickets: $82-$157

Woolworth Bulding Lobby Tours

Guided tours of what was once the tallest building in the world allow visitors to learn about the history and architecture of this spectacular space. Tours range from 30-90 minutes. Dates/times vary. $15-$45 per person.

Yeti, Set, Snow!

(Nov. 13, 2019-Feb. 24, 2019)

(45 mins)

In this puppet show for the family, Pascetti, a yeti who lives on a mountaintop, dislikes the snow. But when he meets Widget and her friend, Twig, he discovers that snow can be fun and friends are invaluable.

Nov. 13-21, 2019: Tu-F a0:30 & 11:30 am, Sa & Su 1 pm

Nov. 23, 2019: 11 am, 1 & 3 pm

Nov. 24-Dec. 23, 2019: M-F 10:30 & 11:30 pm, Sa & Su 1 pm

Dec. 26-30, 2019: W-F 11 am, 1 & 3 pm, Sa & Su 1 & 3 pm

“Wildman” Steve Brills Nature Tours

Forager Steve Brill shows the wild side of Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens, as well as other locations in the tri-state area, by getting hands-on with the city and its outlying area’s edible and exotic plant life. Suggestion donation $20 adults, $10 children. For dates, meeting points and reservations, 914.835.2153, or visit the website.

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