Regal Union Square Stadium 14

This Greenwich Village multiscreen theater boasts comfortable stadium seats, 3-D, digital projection, listening devices, print-at-home tickets, mobile tickets and major motion pictures. Times/prices vary.

Resorts World Casino New York City

The casino is the first of its kind in the city and features 5,000-plus slot machines and electronic table games, plus a full-service restaurant (RW Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar), a food court and complimentary nightly entertainment. Adjacent to Aqueduct Raceway.

Hours: Daily 10 am-6 am

Rockwood Music Hall

Local musicians shine at this no-frills club with three stages featuring several sets nightly.

Stage 1: M-F from 6 pm, Sa & Su from 3 pm

Stage 2: Nightly from 7 pm

Stage 3: Nightly from 6:30 pm

Ruben & Clay’s Christmas Show

(Previews begin Dec. 7, 2018, opens Dec. 11, 2018, closes Dec. 30, 2018)

(2 hrs)

Ruben Studdard and Clay Aiken, winner and runner-up in the second season of “American Idol,” reunite for the first time onstage since their epic matchup in 2003. The family-friendly holiday show includes favorite Christmas songs, comedy, scenes and sketches, and a live band. Not for nothing is the full title of the show,”Ruben & Clay’s First Annual Christmas Carol Family Fun Pageant Spectacular Reunion Show.”

Dec. 7-9, 2018: F 8 pm, Sa 3 & 8 pm, Su 3 & 7:30 pm


When dancers aren’t grooving to live samba, reggae, hip-hop and Brazilian beats, they can enjoy a Latin fusion menu with items such as bistek Ipanema, feijoada and grilled ginger lime snapper in a banana leaf, plus a host of tropical cocktails.

Saturday Night Live

NBC’s late-night variety show, hosted by a different celebrity every week, features skits, sketches and spoofs of pop culture. Top pop and rock artists provide the musical interludes. A competitive ticket lottery, conducted via email, is held several months before the start of a new season of shows; go online for details. Standby tickets for either the 8 p.m. dress rehearsal or 11:30 p.m. live performance are distributed under the NBC Studios marquee (W. 48th St. side of 30 Rockefeller Plz.) at 7 a.m. on taping days.

School of Rock

(Closes Jan. 20, 2019)

(2 hrs 30 mins)

It’s only rock ‘n’ roll, but the kids at a prestigious prep school love it when their wannabe-rock-star substitute teacher turns them into a rock band. The 2003 movie of the same name has been adapted for the stage by Julian Fellowes, who created “Downton Abbey,” while the score includes 14 new songs written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Glenn Slater.

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

Tickets: $59-$155

Shake and Bake: Love’s Labour’s Lost

(Previews begin Oct. 2, 2018, opens Oct. 13, 2018, tickets on sale thru Jan. 9, 2019)

(2 hrs)

Shakespeare’s comedy is performed in the round for 50 people per night, who enjoy an eight-course tasting menu (with wine pairings) prepared in full view during the performance. The plot revolves around a group of men who swear off sleep, food and women in order to concentrate on their studies. The daughter of the king of Navarre and her ladies will, of course, have none of this nonsense and plan to outsmart the men.

Shen Yun Performing Arts

(Jan. 10-20, 2019)

The New York-based troupe presents a spectacle of classical Chinese dance, song and music, accompanied by dazzling interactive stage effects, as it travels back to an ancient time when China was known as the “Middle Kingdom” and the “Land of the Divine.”


Harlem's old-school jazz club has been jiving since 1942. Everyone from Lionel Hampton to Pearl Bailey to Grady Tate to Ruth Brown performed here.

Live entertainment: W-Sa

No music charge, but two-drink minimum per person per set.


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