Entertainment

(Le) Poisson Rouge

Founded by a group of musicians and located in the former Village Gate space, the venue boasts film, jazz, classical music, dance parties, art exhibits and more.

Every F: I Love the ’90s Show, a party with The Fresh Kids of Bel-Air.

Every Sa: Back to the Eighties dance party and show with Jessie’s Girl.

Times/prices vary

1984

(Closes Oct. 8, 2017)

(1 hr 41 mins, no intermission)

Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan’s adaptation of George Orwell’s novel about a dystopian future and a totalitarian regime arrives on Broadway following successful engagements in the United Kingdom.

N.B.: This intense production contains scenes of graphic violence. Therefore, an Age Restriction Policy is in effect: Audience members must be 13 years or older to enter the theater.

Schedule: Tu-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm

Beginning June 27: M-Th 7 pm, F & Sa 5 & 9 pm

55 Bar

Fast approaching its 100th birthday (it was established in 1919), this dive bar by day and club by night swings to live jazz and blues.

Sets: M-Th 7 & 10 pm, F & Sa 6 & 10 pm, Su 6 & 9:30 pm

A Bronx Tale

(Closes Aug. 5, 2018)

(2 hrs 10 mins)

In the 1960s Bronx, a gangster takes a young boy under his wing and introduces him to the mob life, much to the disapproval of his loving, hard-working father. As the boy grows into a man, which family and code of honor will he chose? Chazz Palminteri has written the book for the new musical, while the original doo-wop score is by Tony and Oscar winner Alan Menken and Tony nominee Glenn Slater.

Schedule: Tu-Th 7 pm, F-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm

Tickets: $45-$162

A Day by the Sea

(Closes Oct. 30, 2016)

(2 hrs 30 mins)

The Mint Theater Company revives N.C. Hunter’s play about a midlife crisis. While picnicking at the seaside in postwar England, a member of the Foreign Service realizes that his once-promising career is a professional disappointment. Is it too late for him to start afresh?

A Pink Chair (In Place of a Fake Antique)

(Previews begin April 28, 2018, opens May 9, 2018, closes May 19, 2018)

The Wooster Group’s newest piece is an exploration of iconic Polish avant-garde stage director Tadeusz Kantor (1915-1990) and his lifelong obsession with the myth of the return of Odysseus.

Schedule: April 28 at 8 pm, April 29 at 2 & 7 pm, May 1-4 at 8 pm, May 5 at 3 & 8 pm, May 8-10, 15-18 at 8 pm, May 19 at 3 & 8 pm

Tickets: $25-$40

A Room in India (Une chambre en Inde)

(Dec. 5-20, 2017)

(3 hrs 35 mins)

Théâtre du Soleil, under the direction of Ariane Mnouchkine, presents the North American premiere of its new work about a touring French theater company stranded in India without a director following a terrorist attack in Paris.

Schedule: Tu-Sa 7 pm (additional performance Dec. 18 at 7 pm, time change: Dec. 7 at 2 pm)

Tickets: $45-$150

After the Blast

(Previews begin Oct. 7, 2017, opens Oct. 23, 2017, closes Nov. 19, 2017)

Zoe Kazan has set her new play in a postapocalyptic world, where the environment has been destroyed and humans have sought refuge underground. In a new world order, which simulates experience and regulates fertility, will Anna and Oliver succeed in having a baby?

Schedule: M, W-Su 7:30 pm, Sa & Su 2 pm

Beginning Oct. 23: M, W-Su 7 pm, Sa & Su 2 pm

Tickets: $30

Afterglow

(Closes Aug. 12, 2018)

(1 hr 30 mins, no intermission)

A one-night stand with a third man turns into something more for a married gay couple in an open relationship in S. Asher Gelman’s world-premiere play, which explores love, loyalty and trust in modern times. Nudity. 18+

Schedule: M & W 7:30 pm, Th-F 8 pm, Sa 3 & 8 pm, Sun 2 & 7 pm (no performance July 4, 2018; additional performance July 3, 2018, at 7:30 pm)

Tickets: $69.50-$89.50

Aladdin

(2 hrs 20 mins)

Disney Theatrical Productions’ musical comedy is an exotic magic carpet ride, filled with romance, special effects and the Academy Award-winning songs from the 1992 animated feature.

Schedule: Tu-Th 7 pm, F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 1 & 6:30 pm

Tickets: $57.50-$167.50

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