The immersive and interactive theatrical experience involves kids 4-10 in a walking adventure in which they navigate challenges and games, play a direct part in the storytelling and help Pip and his friends Pebble and Finn save the island from darkness and restore harmony to the land. Youngsters’ imaginations are engaged while encountering multisensory environments, live actors and animation.
W-F 2-7 pm, Sa-Su 9 am-7 pm (timed entry every half hour)
Timed tickets start at $49 at the box office, $39 online
(Closes Aug. 18, 2019)
(1 hr 45 mins, no intermission)
Any similarity to a fictional school for gifted-in-a-certain-way children (think: Hogwarts) is strictly intentional as Wayne, an average boy from New Mexico, and his mates (known as Puffs) study to be wizards. A young wizard with a scar on his forehead makes things challenging—and interesting.
Schedule: M, W-F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 3 & 7:30 pm. Saturday and Sunday matinees are family-friendly performances for all ages.
Tickets start at $52, premium seats: $87-$97
The Art Deco masterpiece, which opened in 1932, was declared a New York City landmark in 1978. One of the world’s most beautiful concert halls seats 6,000 spectators. Highlights:
Aug. 15: John Fogerty: My 50 Year Trip
Aug. 27: Lenny Kravitz
Sept. 5: Of Monsters and Men: Fever Dream Tour
Sept. 6: Maren Morris
Sept. 13: Jon Lovett: Lovett or Leave It
Sept. 14: Dane Cook: Tell It Like It Is
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
(Previews begin June 19, 2019, opens July 2, 2019, tickets on sale thru Jan. 12, 2020)
(2 hrs 15 mins)
A small-town girl and her big-city boyfriend unite to save a Sunset Strip rock club from demolition in this hit musical that played on Broadway for six years. Rock ballads and power anthems from the 1980s propel the action and love story, including “I Wanna Know What Love Is,” “Don’t Stop Believin’” and more.
Schedule: M, W-F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 3 & 7:30 pm