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

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

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

Alamo Drafthouse

This Downtown Brooklyn movie theater has up to eight flicks rolling at a time and offers in-seat dining and drinking services throughout the entirety of any film. Theater snacks include a variety of flavored popcorns (truffle parmesan butter, Sriracha flakes,) as well as thai wings and fried pickles. A hefty drink list includes housemade frozen cocktails, boozy milkshakes, wines by the glass or bottle, large format and canned beers, and a plethora of non-alcoholic beverages. L & D (daily). $$$

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

(Nov. 28-Dec. 30, 2018)

The world-renowned dance troupe marks its 60th anniversary with a season devoted to dozens of classic ballets by Ailey, Judith Jamison and Robert Battle, as well as premieres by leading choreographers Rennie Harris, Ronald K. Brown, Wayne McGregor and Jessica Lang. Programs vary.

Schedule: Tu-Th 7:30 pm, F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 3 & 7:30 pm (No performance Dec. 25, additional performance Dec. 26 at 2 pm; time change: Nov. 28 at 7 pm)

Tickets: $29-$159

AMC Empire 25

Located in Times Square, this mammoth movie theater shows blockbusters and independent films on 25 screens. Features include stadium seating and digital projection in all auditoriums. Times/prices vary.

AMC Loews Lincoln Square 13

The Upper West Side multiplex, including an IMAX 3-D theater, offers, among other amenities, reserved seating. Seats can be selected and reserved in advance online, via a moble app, at an automated box-office machine or at the box office itself. Times/prices vary. The complex is wheelchair accessible. Listening devices, descriptive video devices and closed-captioning devices are all available here.

American Ballet Theatre

(Oct. 17-28, 2018)

The revered company pirouettes into Lincoln Center for its fall season, featuring mixed-repertory programs, including ballets choreographed by Michelle Dorrance, Twyla Tharp, George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins, Alexei Ratmansky, Jessica Lang and Wayne McGregor.

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

Tickets: $25-$155

American Son

(Previews begin Oct. 6, 2018, opens Nov. 4, 2018, tickets on sale thru Jan. 27, 2019)

The teenage son of an African-American mother and a white father has gone missing in the new drama by Christopher Demos-Brown. As the estranged couple seek help and answers from a seasoned cop and his rookie associate in a Florida police station in the middle of the night, tensions flare. Will their worst fears be realized? Kerry Washington and Steven Pasquale star.

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

Anastasia

(Tickets on sale thru June 2, 2019)

(2 hrs 25 mins)

A mysterious young woman in 1920s Paris seeks her family and identity. Is she a refugee from the Russian Revolution and the sole surviving daughter of the slain czar? Or is she an imposter? Tony Award winners Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens (music and lyrics) and Terrence McNally (book) have crafted the musical, inspired by two Twentieth Century Fox movies: the 1956 live-action feature, which earned Ingrid Bergman an Oscar as Best Actress, and the 1997 animated feature.

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