Activities

Harlem Spirituals Gospel and Jazz Tours

Visitors experience informative sightseeing tours that showcase Harlem’s rich cultural diversity and world-famous sites and attractions centered around gospel and jazz music. Some tours include brunch or lunch. Dates/times vary.

Harlem, Your Way! Tours Unlimited, Inc.

Visitors explore Harlem’s sights and sounds—including the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine and Apollo Theater—by bus or foot. Reservations required.

Harry Connick Jr.—A Celebration of Cole Porter

(Previews begin Dec. 7, 2019, opens Dec. 12, 2019, closes Dec. 29, 2019)

Backed by a 25-piece orchestra, the vocalist/pianist/arranger/orchestrator/conductor pays tribute to the sophisticated composer and witty lyricist of Broadway shows and Hollywood films.

Schedule: Tu & Th 7 pm, W, F & Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm (schedule varies during Christmas Week)

Tickets: $105-$235

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

(Previews began March 16, 2018, opened April 22, 2018)

(Part One, 2 hrs 40 mins; Part Two, 2 hrs 35 mins)

Harry Potter is all grown-up in this eighth story in the Harry Potter series, the first to be presented onstage. Harry is now married, the father of three school-age children and an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic. Life has never been easy for Harry as he continues to struggle with his past. His youngest son, too, faces difficulties as he bears the burden of a formidable family legacy not of his choosing. Together, father and son face their demons.

Helicopter Flight Services Tours

Customized tours, in addition to two-hour rides over NYC sights. Pier 6, at the East River. 212.355.0801.

HeliNY

Adventure seekers can see the city from above on one of three helicopter tours from this company that also offers airport transfers, custom and charter flights. Daily tours/times vary. Prices start at $149.

Immigrant Soles: A Neighborhood Walking Tour

Ninety-minute tours focus on the daily experiences and challenges of the Lower East Side’s early immigrant residents. Dates/times vary. $20 adults, $15 seniors/students.

Inside Out Tours

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.

Jagged Little Pill

(Previews begin Nov. 3, 2019, opens Dec. 5, 2019)

(2 hrs 30 mins)

The new musical uses the songs and themes explored in Alanis Morissette’s 1995 album of the same name to tell the story of an apparently picture-perfect suburban family. The book by Academy Award winner Diablo Cody delves beneath the surface, as the family falls apart and confronts the truth about themselves, their community and the world they live in.  

Schedule: Nov. 3: 8 pm, Nov. 5-27: Tu-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm

Jambox Entertainment Studio Tours

Tour groups get an insider’s peek into the process of developing a hit record, and can utilize the studio’s state-of-the-art equipment and leave with a recording of their own. Dates/times/prices vary.

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