(Previews begin Jan. 24, 2019, opens Feb. 20, 2019, closes March 23, 2019)
The Mint Theater Company presents the American premiere of a neglected comic-drama by little-known English playwright Elizabeth Baker (1876-1962). Ther plot concernts a businessman who hesitates to sell his shop for conversion into a dance hall because he believes dancing to be immoral.
Schedule: Tu-Sa 7:30 pm, Sa & Su 2 pm (No performance Feb. 5, 2019; additional performances Feb. 6, 13 & March 20, 2019, at 2 pm)
(Previews began Oct. 23, 2018, opened Nov. 15, 2018)
(2 hrs 15 mins)
A small-town Indiana high schooler wants to take her girlfriend to the prom, but can’t. When five far-from-publicity-shy Broadway bigwigs (four actors and a press agent) hear of her plight, they come to her rescue in the name of love—and publicity—in the new musical comedy.
Schedule: Tu-F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 3 pm
Beginning Nov. 20, 2018: Tu & Th 7 pm, W, F-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm
The celebrity chef, best known for her 30-minute meals, hosts this daytime talk show, which includes interviews, musical performances, human-interest stories, tips for parenting, shopping, travel and more, and, of course, recipes galore. Advance tickets are available online only. Tapings are typically Tues-Thurs for shows at 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. (arrival times 10 a.m. and 2:15 p.m.). Days and times subject to change. Free.
The Catholic Archdiocese of New York's new cultural center is named after the late Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen, whose TV and radio programs in the 1950s and 1960s attracted millions of viewers and listeners. The center for thought and culture casts a wide net and features an eclectic lineup of the performing and visual arts, symposia, lectures and exhibits in its state-of-the-art facility. Programs range from art and comedy to religion and politics to movies and classical music.
“The People's Concert Hall” boasts an eclectic lineup of performers. Highlights:
Jan. 26: Emin
Feb. 14: Michael Carbonaro
Feb. 15-16: Joe Jackson
Feb. 25: Broadway by the Year: 1928 & 1935
Feb. 28, March 1: Wanda Sykes
March 11: Broadway @ The Town Hall, with Seth Rudetsky and Jeremy Jordan
March 25: Broadway by the Year: 1943 & 1951
The co-hosts of this live Mon-Fri daytime chat show—Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie Perez and Nicolle Wallace—are never at a loss for words or stuck for an opinion about anything and everything. Celebrity guests enliven the proceedings. Ticket requests to join the audience must be made online. For day-of-show standby tickets, guests are invited to join the queue at the studio at 9:30 a.m. and are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis, subject to availability once ticketholders have been seated. Free.
The outspoken former DJ dishes out celebrity gossip and interviews famous personalities. Advance tickets are available online for live tapings Mon-Wed at 10 a.m. and Thurs at 10 a.m. & 1:30 p.m. When available, standby tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis at the studio no later than 8:30 a.m. on the day of the show. Free.
Day-of-performance discount tickets for many Broadway and Off-Broadway shows may be purchased by credit card or cash at the four permanent TKTS booths in Times Square (Father Duffy Square), in Lower Manhattan (South Street Seaport, corner of Front & John sts.) and in Lincoln Center’s David Rubenstein Atrium (61 W. 62nd St., btw Broadway & Columbus Ave.). Discounts range between 20 and 50 percent. The service charge of $4.50 per ticket helps support other TDF (Theatre Development Fund) services and programs.