Founded by native Brooklynites, this company specializes in offering both visitors and local residents a unique glimpse into Brooklyn and Manhattan, offering public and private tours on such diverse subjects as food, shopping, gospel and faith, and African-American heritage. Times/locations vary. For public tours, call 800.838.3006. For private tours, call 800.428.2152.
A lifelong Harlem resident hosts this nearly six-hour tour, which chronicles the history of jazz music and musicians in this culturally rich neighborhood. After the tour, guests are treated to a soul food meal at one of Harlem’s most famous restaurants. $79 per person. Call for dates and times.
Jeffrey Orlick helps visitors appreciate the immigrant cuisines of today by leading three-hour tours of Queens, including Tastes of the World, the Roosevelt Ave. Midnight Street Food Crawl and the Queens Fiesta Crawl. For more information or reservations, call 516.428.4085.
For over 30 years, Joyce Gold has been conducting story-filled, two-hour private and public walking tours of Grand Central Terminal, Hell’s Kitchen, Central Park, Harlem and other New York neighborhoods and sights. Dates/times vary. $25 per person, $20 seniors (62+).
(Sept. 24-Oct. 13, Oct. 31-Nov. 3, 2019)
John Kevin Jones stars as the American master of horror in a solo performance of four of Poe’s most chilling works: “The Tell-Tale Heart,” “The Pit and the Pendulum,” “The Cask of Amontillado” and “The Raven.”
Schedule: Tu-F 7 pm, Sa 6 & 8 pm, Su 6 pm
Week of Oct. 27, 2019: Th 7 & 9 pm, F 7 pm, Sa 6 & 8 pm, Su 6 pm
Seating is limited to 40 per performance.