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

(Previews begin May 18, 2017, opens June 22, 2017, closes Oct. 8, 2017)

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.

Schedule: May 17-21: Th-Sa 8 pm, Su 2 pm

May 22-28: Tu-F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm

May 29-June 4: Tu-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm

June 26-July 2: Tu-Th 7 pm, F & Sa 5 & 9 pm, Su 7 pm

July 3-9: M & Th 7 pm, W 2 & 8 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

(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. Robert De Niro co-directs with Jerry Zaks.

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 Doll’s House, Part 2

(Closes July 23, 2017)

(1 hr 30 mins, no intermission)

At the end of Henrik Ibsen’s 1879 “A Doll’s House,” in one of the most famous scenes in dramatic literature, the heroine, Nora Helmer, abandons her family and, literally, slams the door on her past life. What would happen if, several years later, Nora returned? That’s the premise of Lucas Hnath’s new play, starring Laurie Metcalf, Chris Cooper, Jayne Houdyshell and Condola Rashad.

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

Tickets: $60-$147

A Parallelogram

(Previews begin July 11, 2017, opens Aug. 2, 2017, closes Aug. 20, 2017)

If life were preordained, and you had the ability to know in advance what was going to happen to you, good as well as ill, but had no power to change anything, would you still choose to carry on with your life? Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Bruce Norris poses the question in his new comedy about making the most of the hand that is dealt you.

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

Afterglow

(Previews begin June 12, 2017, opens June 23, 2017, closes July 30, 2017)

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. The play’s opening is timed to coincide with Pride Week in NYC. Nudity. 18+

Schedule: M-W 7:30 pm, Th-Sa 8 pm

Tickets: $64.50-$84.50

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

Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science

(Nov. 22-27, 2016) How appropriate that TV personality and cookbook author Alton Brown should be making his Broadway debut during Thanksgiving week. Brown’s culinary and audience-participation variety show features what he calls a “cornucopia” of new songs, new comedy, new puppets and, of course, food demonstrations galore. Brown, who is known for his various series, including “Good Eats,” which is shown on the Cooking Channel and Netflix, explores the science behind the recipe.

Nov. 22 & 23 at 8 pm

Nov. 25 & 26 at 2 & 8 pm

Nov. 27 at 1 & 5:30 pm

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