See how high you can climb at Brooklyn Boulders, a rock climbing facility in Gowanus. Beginners and advanced climbers can use the 22,000 square feet of climbing surface and take fitness classes like yoga, acroyoga and capoeira. New climbers have the option of enrolling in introductory courses. Day passes are $28 and do not include equipment rental.
Bowling fans chill at this 23,000-square-foot space in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, that features 16 lanes, 10 Brooklyn-brewed drafts, a comfort-food menu courtesy of Blue Ribbon restaurant and live musical acts nightly on a high-tech stage.
M-W 6 pm-midnight, Th-F 6 pm-2 am, Sa 11 am-2 am, Su 11 am-midnight
Since opening in 1955, the intimate Upper East Side cabaret has set the standard for sophisticated entertainment in an elegant setting. A Who’s Who of entertainers have spun their magic here, including such legends as Bobby Short, Elaine Stritch, Eartha Kitt and Hildegarde.
Today’s lineup continues the tradition and can run the gamut from Broadway baby Sutton Foster to folk superstar Judy Collins. Screenwriter/director Woody Allen takes a holiday from his day job and plays jazz clarinet on most Monday nights in the fall, winter and spring.
Carnegie Hall’s 2018-2019 season is the venerable concert hall’s 128th. Highlights:
Nov. 13: The Philadelphia Orchestra, conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin, with Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano
Nov. 15: Marc-André Hamelin, piano
Nov. 16: The New York Pops: “Song and Dance: The Best of Broadway”
Nov. 18: Juan Diego Flórez, tenor, and Vincenzo Scalera, piano
Nov. 19: Boston Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Andris Nelsons
Performances by some of the nation’s hottest headliners and up-and-coming comics. Highlights:
Nov. 15-18: Iliza Shlesinger
Nov. 21-24: Jim Norton
Nov. 29-Dec. 2: Mo Amer
Dec. 6-8: Des Bishop
Dec. 13-16: Jay Pharoah
Dec. 20-22: Melissa Villasenor
Dec. 27-30: Dave Attell
Dec. 31: New Year’s Eve Spectacular
Jan. 3-5: Sinbad
Jan. 24-27: Deray Davis
(1 hr 30 mins)
Steve Cohen, “The Millionaires’ Magician,” dazzles audiences (adults only) with such tricks as mind reading and object levitation in a luxurious private hotel suite.
Schedule: F 7 & 9 pm, Sa 2, 7 & 9 pm
Dress code: Jackets and ties for gentlemen, cocktail attire for ladies.
Audiences must be 12 years old and older
(Previews began Oct. 23, 1996, opened Nov. 14, 1996)
(2 hrs 30 mins)
In the Tony Award-winning revival of the vaudeville musical—now Broadway’s longest-running American musical—two alluring jailbirds named Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly attain stardom while singing about sex and corruption.
Schedule: M-Tu, Th-F 8 pm, Sa 2:30 & 8 pm, Su 2:30 & 7 pm