Entertainment

The Cotton Club

Open since 1923, this legendary space offers guests a classic New York night on the town with dancing, dinner and live music.

M: Swing dance night

Th-Sa: Buffet dinner, blues & jazz show and dancing

Sa-Su: Buffet brunch and gospel show noon & 2:30 pm

The Cutting Room

The nightclub, co-owned by actor Chris Noth (“Sex and the City,” “Law & Order”), is known for its mix of live acts, from music and comedy to burlesque. The guitar is central to the club’s aesthetic: Witness the sinuous guitar-shaped bar.

The Dead, 1904

(Previews begin Nov. 17, 2018, opens Nov. 29, 2018, closes Jan. 13, 2019)

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon and novelist Jean Hanff Korelitz have adapted James Joyce’s short story, “The Dead,” into an immersive theatrical experience, which takes place in a ca. 1900 Upper East Side town house. During a holiday party in Dublin, guests sing, dance, eat and drink, while Gabriel Conroy and his wife, Gretta, contemplate their life and ultimately death. 

The Dr. Oz Show

Dr. Mehmet Oz—surgeon, author and TV personality—addresses a wide range of health issues and offers advice. Advance tickets to live tapings are available online. Same-day standby tickets are available Tues, Wed and Fri at 8:50 a.m. and 1:50 p.m. on taping days; however, seating is not guaranteed. Free.

The Duplex

This buzzing piano bar hosts open mic nights every night of the week, plus popular cabaret and musical theater performances.

Nightly 4 pm-4 am

Cabaret cover charges vary

The Ferryman

(Previews begin Oct. 2, 2018, opens Oct. 21, 2018, tickets on sale thru Feb. 17, 2019)

(3 hrs 15 mins)

A hit in London’s West End, Jez Butterworth’s comedy drama, which won the 2017 Olivier Award for Best New Play, is set in rural Northern Ireland in 1981 at harvest time. Sam Mendes directs.

Schedule: Tu-F 7 pm, Sa 1 & 7:30 pm, Su 3 pm

Beginning Nov. 3, 2018: Tu, Th-F 7 pm, W & Sa 1 & 7:30 pm, Su 3 pm

Tickets: $40-$175

The Gazillion Bubble Show

(60+ mins, no intermission)

Masterful bubble tricks are performed by Fan, Deni, Ana, Jano and Melody Yang in this family-friendly, interactive show, which entered its 11th year Off-Broadway on Feb. 15, 2017.

Schedule: F 7 pm, Sa 11 am, 2 & 4:30 pm, Su noon & 3 pm (Additional performances Nov. 22 at 11 am, 2 & 7 pm, Nov. 24 at 11 am & 2 pm)

Tickets: $55-$75

The Green Room 42

The 120-seat, purple-hued music club features a 21-foot stage, grand piano and a cool lineup of singer/songwriters performing Broadway classics, contemporary and original material. Small plates and cocktails served.

The Illusionists: Magic of the Holidays

(Nov. 23-Dec. 30, 2018)

(2 hrs; 1 hr 30 mins family matinees)

International magicians conjure up illusions, close-up magic, mentalism, daring escapes and more in the family-friendly show, also featuring Light Balance, a high-tech neon and LED dance group from the Ukraine.

Nov. 23-25, 2018: F 3 & 8 pm, Sa 1 pm (family matinee), 3 & 8 pm, Su 1 & 6:30 pm

Beginning Nov. 26, 2018: Tu & Th 7 pm, F 8 pm, Sa 11 am (family matinee) 3 & 8 pm, Su 11 am (family matinee) & 3 pm

The Imbible: A Spirited History of Drinking

(1 hr 45 mins)

Audiences (21+) drink their way through the 10,000-year history—and science—of alcoholic beverages, tutored by a knowledgeable bartender, who is also an engaging storyteller and amusing entertainer. Music accompanies the imbibing and revelry.

Schedule: M, Th-F 8 pm, Sa 5 & 8 pm

Tickets: $85 (includes three cocktails)

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