Entertainment

To Kill a Mockingbird

(Previews begin Nov. 1, 2018, opens Dec. 13, 2018)

Aaron Sorkin has adapted Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel for the stage. Jeff Daniels stars as Atticus Finch.

Schedule: M-Tu, Th-F 8 pm, W 1 & 7 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm (No performances Nov. 3 at 2 pm, Nov. 6 & 15 at 8 pm)

Thanksgiving Week, Nov. 19-24, 2018: M-W 8 pm, F & Sa 2 & 8 pm

Tickets: $29-$139

Today

Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, Al Roker, Natalie Morales, Willie Geist, Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb host NBC’s morning lifestyle and news program Mon-Fri 7-11 a.m., with most of the activity on the outdoor plaza occurring between 7 and 9 a.m., rain or shine. The show also broadcasts live on Sat 7-9 a.m. and Sun 8-9 a.m.with anchors Lester Holt and Erica Hill. Guests are asked to arrive early to take a spot near W. 49th St. and to dress to be noticed on camera. No tickets necessary. Free.

Tootsie

(Previews begin March 29, 2019, opens April 23, 2019)

Michael Dorsey is a talented actor, but difficult to work with and impossible to employ. When he changes his name and dresses up as Dorothy Michaels, he lands a dream role and is ready to fall in  love. The new musical comedy, based on the 1982 movie of the same name, features music and lyrics by David Yazbek, 2018 Tony Award-winning composer of “The Band’s Visit.”

Schedule: TBA

Tickets: TBA

Trainspotting

(Previews began July 5, 2018, opened July 15, 2018, tickets on sale thru Oct. 20, 2018)

(1 hr 15 mins, no intermission)

Based on the 1993 novel by Irvine Welsh and Danny Boyle’s Oscar-nominated 1996 film, Harry Gibson’s immersive stage adaptation (the audience is part of the show, which is set in a crack house) recounts in graphic detail the heroin scene in Edinburgh, Scotland, in the late-1980s. Because of nudity, strong language, violence, drug use and scenes of a sexual nature, “Trainspotting” is for audiences 16+.

Trapeze School New York

Classes in silks, trampoline, juggling and flying trapeze for beginners and more-advanced acrobats. Encouraging, skilled instructors. Flying trapeze classes from $55.

Trapeze School New York

The two trapeze school locations offer a number of classes for beginner and advanced fliers include flying trapeze, silks, static trapeze, trampoline, lyra, balancing and acrobatics and Spanish web. Online advanced registration is required, and new students pay a $22 fee on top of class price. Outdoor Lower Manhattan facility open May-Oct.

Tribeca Comedy Lounge

Situated beneath a restaurant serving brick-oven pizza and calamari, the brick-walled, candlelit, casually elegant room showcases stand-ups from “Last Comic Standing,” Comedy Central, “Conan” and others.

Union Hall

Live music nightly, plus two indoor bocce courts, fireplaces and pub grub served until midnight in the 5,000-square-foot Park Slope, Brooklyn, venue.

Hours: M-F 4 pm-4 am, Sa & Su 1 pm-4 am

Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre

Newcomers and seasoned comics perform improv and sketch comedy shows in Upright Citizens Brigade’s two Manhattan theaters. (UCB was founded by Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts and Matt Walsh.)

Shows nightly

Tickets: $5-$10

Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders

(Previews began June 13, 2018, opened June 21, 2018, closes Sept. 30, 2018)

(2 hrs)

Magician Vitaly Beckman makes his New York City performing debut. Among his illusions are paintings that come to life, still photographs that turn into mini-movies and bare broken tree branches that visibly sprout new green leaves.

Schedule: June 13-17, 2018: W-F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 3 pm

June 18-24, 2018: Tu-Th 7 pm, F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm

Beginning June 26, 2018: Tu & Th 7 pm, W 3 & 8 pm, F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 3 pm

Tickets: $89

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