National Jazz Museum in Harlem
Harlem is the cradle of jazz culture, and home to the National Jazz Museum in Harlem and its diverse resources. Offering weekly evening public events featuring a unique blend of thoughtfully curated talks, recordings and live music.
National Jazz Museum in Harlem, 58 West 129th St., NYC (212-348-8300)
Rockwood Music Hall
All shows are free in most cases.
Stage 1 opens at 6:00 pm Monday through Friday and 3:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday.
Stage 2 opens at 6:30 pm daily.
Stage 3 opens at 6:30pm daily.
Rockwood Music Hall, 196 Allen St. NYC (212-477-4155)
Presenting an exciting year-round program of internationally acclaimed musicians, comedy performers, lecturers, as well as a exciting season of spectacular music and comedy entertainment.
Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge, Ridgefield, CT. (203-438-5795) CLICK for information about shows and showtimes
Stamford Center for the Arts
Hailed as "Connecticut's Most Magnificent" when it opened in 1927, this 1580-seat vaudeville house was restored in 1983 for live theatre, concerts and art exhibitions in the Sackler Gallery.
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Stamford Center for the Arts' Palace Theatre, 61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT. (203-325-4466) Box office open Monday - Friday 12 noon to 5pm. On show days box office will open 2 hours prior to curtain and remain open through the first intermission of the final performance of the day.
Bay Street Theatre
Nestled on a bay in the heart of the Hamptons on the East End of Long Island, this year-round not-for-profit professional theater, is situated on the Long Wharf, in Sag Harbor, Long Island.
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Bay Street Theatre, on Long Wharf, Sag Harbor, NY (631-725-9500)
Eisenhower Park East Meadow
The park offers a full range of athletic and family activities, including one of the finest swimming facilities in the U.S., a major golf facility, dozens of athletic fields and courts, picnic areas, summertime entertainment, playgrounds, fitness trails and more.
Eisenhower Park, 2330 Hempstead Tpke, East Meadow, NY (516-572-0200)
Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
A fine art museum, professional theater, and community education center presenting visual, performing and literary arts events. Plus a full season of entertainment for the entire family.
Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton, Long Island, NY. (631-324-0806)
NYCB Theatre at Westbury
Presenting more than 125 live music, comedy concerts and family shows throughout the year featuring some of the biggest names in entertainment
NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Road, Westbury, Long Isand, NY. (516-334-0800) CLICK for DETAILS
Tilles Center, Brookville, Long Island
A Season of Outstanding Musical, Dance and Comedy Performances at
Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, on the C.W. Post campus of Long Island University in Brookville, Long Island, NY. (516-299-3100)
The 43-acre museum complex counts among its collections not only the Gold Coast-era mansion [1910-1936], a marine museum, natural history habitats, curator's cottage, seaplane hangar, boathouse and numerous other estate features.
Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium, 180 Little Neck Road, Centerport, NY (631-854-5555) CLICK for SPECIAL EVENTS
Tanglewood will give your camp group an opportunity to hear some well-known classical artists and performances by the Boston Symphony Orchestra, as well as other types of music, including jazz and modern. 297 West St., Lenox, MA 01240. 617-638-9345. Cost: Fee.
Bergen Performing Arts Center, Englewood
One of the largest performing arts centers in New Jersey, a theater of and for the community that it serves northern New Jersey, by being a creative focus, educational resource, and engine of economic vitality.
bergenPAC Englewood's Performing Arts Center, 30 North Van Brunt Street, Englewood, NJ. (201-227-1030)
Chick Corea, Stanley Clarke & Lenny White from Return to Forever
Tue Sept 29 at 8:00 PM $99, $69, $59, $39, $29
Berrie Center for the Performing Arts
The Berrie Center includes The Sharp Theater, a 350-seat proscenium theater engineered without obstructions to visibility or sound; The Myron and Elaine Adler Theater, a blackbox theater which can seat up to 100 and The Kresge and Pascal Art Galleries, open Tuesdays through Fridays, 1 to 5 pm.
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Sharp Theater, Berrie Center @ Ramapo College, 505 Ramapo Valley Road, Mahwah, NJ (201-684-7844)
Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City
Presenting concerts featuring a variety of major musical artists to excite and entertain fans of each and every kind of rock, country, and popular music.
Boardwalk Hall, 2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ (844-854-1450 )
Kean University Stages, Elizabeth
Quality entertainment close to home. Artists not just from across the river but from around the globe perform at Kean Uiniversity. So make time to see a season of world-class performances and learn more about our campus and programs.
Kean University, Route 439 (North Ave) & Route 82 (Morris Avenue), Elizabeth, NJ (908-737-SHOW - 7469)
Mayo Center for the Performing Arts - Morristown
The Mayo Performing Arts Center celebrates its 20th anniversary this season. MPAC participates in Morris Arts initiative to bring the arts across town. Includes Sidewalk sale of MPAC signed concert posters and entertainment in front of the Theatre in the evening.
The Mayo Performing Arts Center, 100 South Street, Morristown, NJ (973-539-8008)
McCarter Theatre Center Princeton
McCarter Theatre Center is one of the most active cultural centers in the nation, offering over 200 performances of theater, dance, music and special events each year. Over 200,000 people come to McCarter each season from all twenty-one counties in New Jersey as well as Pennsylvania, New York and 23 additional states.
McCarter Theatre Center, 91 University Place, Princeton, NJ. (1-888-ARTSWEB)
Matthews Theatre [Tickets: $40, $50, $58]
The state-of-the-art 82,500-seat stadium in East Rutherford was selected to host the 2014 Super Bowl. To avoid long lines at the Stadium gates, management encourages you to enter the stadium at least one hour prior to kickoff or concert times.
MetLife Stadium, Route 3 West in East Rutherford, NJ (866-657-2219) Click for Schedule
NJPAC is easily accessible by car or public transportation, and offers plenty of safe, affordable parking. The food in Theater Square Grill is four-star. And with excellent sound and sight lines, every seat at NJPAC is "the best seat in the house."
New Jersey Performing Arts Center, One Center Street, (Theater Square), Newark, NJ. (973-353-8046) CLICK for show information
Prudential Center, Newark
The Prudential Center home of the NHL's New Jersey Devils, Seton Hall and NJ Nets Basketball, MISL's New Jersey Ironmen indoor soccer team, Concerts, Family shows, as well as other professional, collegiate and amateur sporting events. Located in downtown Newark, just 2 blocks from Newark's Penn Station.
Prudential Center, 165 Mulberry Street at Market, Newark, NJ (973-757-6000)
Raritan Valley Community College Somerville
Great comedy, music, and family entertainment in Central New Jersey
The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, College Drive (Orr Drive), Somerville,, NJ. (908-725-3420) CLICK for details
Red Bull Arena
This stadium sets the standard for other soccer venues across the continent. The state-of-the-art soccer-specific facility, located in Harrison, New Jersey, right near Newark, is the new home of the New York Red Bulls of Major League Soccer (MLS). It will also host some major concerts throughout the year.
Red Bull Arena, 600 Cape May Street, Harrison, N.J. (1-877-727-6223) Open Sunday - Thursday: 10am-8pm (last admission 7pm)
Friday - Saturday: 10am - 9pm (last admission 8pm)
Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall Princeton
As one of the most historic and recognizable structures on the Princeton campus, Alexander Hall was chosen by the U.S. Postal Service to appear on a postcard commemorating Princeton’s 250th anniversary in 1996.
Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall, 68 Nassau Street. Princeton, NJ (609-258-9220)
Shanghai Jazz Madison
LIVE JAZZ 6 Nights a week - NO COVER Charge except for special events. - Shows: Tue: 6:30pm - 9:00pm; Wed & Thu: 7:00pm; 9:30pm
Fri Seatings: 6:30pm & 8:30pm; Sat Seatings: 6:30pm & 8:45pm; Sun: 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Shanghai Jazz - 24 Main Street, Madison, NJ. (973-822-2899)
South Orange Performing Arts Center
The center presents elite musical artists both classical and jazz, comedians, singers and dancers in an intimate theater. It is also a community gathering place and a regional point of arts pride.
South Orange Performing Arts Center, 70 North Ridgewood Road, South Orange, NJ. (973-313 ARTS)
State Theatre, New Brunswick
A magnificently renovated 1921 1800-seat theater presenting a diversity of world-class events including international orchestras, Broadway musicals, jazz, dance ensembles, comedians, operas, country music, children's events, world music, a film series, and more.
State Theatre, 15 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ. (732-246-7469)
Stone Pony Asbury Park
Since the club opened in 1974, many of the world's most popular musical artists have played on the fabled Pony stage in Asbury Park, N.J., U.S.A. The club was renovated in 2000, preserving its character while adding a permanent exhibition of art and artifacts.
The Stone Pony, 913 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ. (732-502-0600)
The David and Carol Lackland Center
Special events include everything from The New Jersey Ballet's Don Quixote to a Louis Armstrong Tribute and the Nai - Ni Chen Dance Company's family production, The First Chinese New Year. Whether its theatre, dance, music events or free wheeling jazz, there is something for every appetite and every pocketbook.
Sitnik Theater of the Lackland Center, 715 Grand Avenue, Hackettstown, NJ (908-979-0900) CLICK for show schedule
Trumpets in Montclair
JAZZ in New Jersey - Sunday & Weekday Sets 7:30-11:30 PM
Friday & Saturday evenings sets 8:30 PM & 10:30 PM & midnight unless otherwise noted
Please note: Seating is limited & door prices are applicable based upon availability of seats. Only paid tickets are guaranteed entrance to show.
Trumpets, 6 Depot Square, Montclair, NJ. (973-744-2600)
Wellmont Theatre, Montclair
A New Jersey entertainment center presenting some of the biggest names in show business, not very far from New York City.
Wellmont Theatre, 5 Seymour Street, Montclair, NJ (877-935-5668}
The Met Breuer
An exciting new space for the public to explore the art of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries through the global breadth and historical reach of The Met's unparalleled collection.
The Met Breuer, Madison Avenue and 75th Street, NYC (212-731-1675)
A Tribute to Music Industry Legend Seymour Stein with Artists of Sire Records, moderated by Anthony DeCurtis
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra with Mischa Maisky, cello
The opening of our 2017-18 concert season, with Orpheus Chamber Orchestra and revered cellist Mischa Maisky in his only NYC appearance of the year.
Thursday October 5, 2017
1Tickets: $78; 35 and under: $25
92nd Street Y -Kaufmann Concert Hall, Lexington Avenue at 92nd St, NYC. (212-415-5500).
Aaron Davis Hall
An innovative two-theatre performing arts complex that presents an ambitious, year-round calendar of public performances and exhibitions by students as well as professional artists, and serves as the cultural hub of upper Manhattan and Harlem.
Aaron Davis Hall, 150 Convent Avenue, NYC. (212-650-5411) CLICK for DETAILS
This world famous theater is so much more than a historic landmark - it is a source of pride and a symbol of the brilliance of American artistic accomplishment. With its rich history and continued significance, The Apollo is considered New York City's #1 showplace of African-American culture and achievement.
The Apollo, 253 W. 125th Street (between 7th & 8th Avenues), (Tel. 212-531-5305)
America's leading institution for awareness and under-standing between Americans and the peoples of Asia and the Pacific; from Japan to Iran, and from Central Asia to New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Islands.
Asia Society, 725 Park Avenue, at 70th Street, NYC. (212-288-6400) OPEN Tues-Sun 11:00am.-6:00pm. Fridays until 9:00pm.
$10 adults • $7 seniors (62+) • $5 students with ID • Free to members and children under 16 - Free admission on Fridays, 6 - 9pm.
B.B. KING Blues Club
The premier live music venue & restaurant in the heart of Times Square. Open daily from 11am-1am for lunch, dinner, & drinks. Concerts vary in their start time, but most shows begin at 8pm and 10:30pm. Lucille's Bar & Grill is a separate bar/restaurant located inside B.B. King's. There is free live music nightly in Lucilles!
B.B. KING Blues Club 237 W. 42nd St. (between 7th & 8th Ave) NYC. (212-997-4144)
Baby's All Right
Hosting birthdays, bar/bat mitzvahs, weddings, baby showers, ice cream socials, corporate mingles, & group Tinder dates. and presenting some of the best entertainment available.
Mercury Lounge, 146 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11211 (718-599-5800)
Open every day until 4am ~+
Open for dinner Monday through Friday starting at 5pm ~+
Open for brunch Saturday and Sunday starting at 12pm ~+
Baby's Allright, 146 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY (718-599-5800) CLICK for schedule of events
BAM Rhythm & Blues Festival
A free outdoor concert series in downtown Brooklyn featuring the legends and rising stars of R&B and world music at noon on Thursdays.
June 3-August 5 (noon-2pm).
MetroTech Center, in the Civic Center / Borough Hall area of Downtown Brooklyn, NYC. (212-279-4200)
Barclays Center in Brooklyn
Home for the National Basketball Association's Brooklyn Nets, The New York Islanders and other exciting sports and musical events.
Barclays Center at Atlantic Yards, 620 Atlantic Ave Brooklyn, NYC (973-736-4800) CLICK for SCHEDULE
Moored in Brooklyn just under the Brooklyn Bridge, Bargemusic presents great music up to five days a week, every week of the year. Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.
Bargemusic, Fulton Ferry Landing near the Brooklyn Bridge., NYC. (718-624-2083) Saturdays at 3 pm. Admission FREE
Neighborhood Family Concerts — a one hour performance, including a Q & A session with the musicians (no intermission):
March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 25
The concerts begin at 3 pm. Doors open at 2:30 pm. The program is announced at the performance. NO reserved seating.
Baruch Center for Performing Arts
Presenting theater, concerts, and lectures year-round as well as home to the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene and the Alexander String Quartet.
Baruch Performing Arts Center, 55 Lexington Ave (entrance between Lexington and 3rd) NYC Take the R or 6 Train to 23rd Street
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Baryshnikov Arts Center
A creative laboratory, meeting place, and performance space for a vibrant community of artists from around the world. BAC is also dedicated to building audiences for the arts by presenting contemporary, innovative work at low or no cost to to the public.
Baryshnikov Arts Center, Jerome Robbins Theater, 450 W. 37th Street, NYC (212-868-4111) CLICK for Performance Schedule
Arrive early and travel light as all persons and bags are subject to search. Bags that have passed inspection must fit comfortably under your seat. Oversized bags are prohibited. The Beacon Theatre does not provide an area to check bags, coats or any other personal belongings. They are not responsible for any property that is lost, stolen, or damaged.
Beacon Theatre, 74th & Broadway, NYC. (212-496-7070)
Bell House in Park Slope
Located in the Gowanus section of Park Slope on 7th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues. OPEN every day with 2 for 1 Happy Hour from 5 PM to 1 AM.
All shows are 21+ unless otherwise indicated.
The Bell House 149 7th Street, Brooklyn, NYC (718-643-6510)
Birdland, The Jazz Corner of the World
When the original Birdland opened sixty years ago in 1949, Charlie Parker was the headliner and the club was located on Broadway, a block west of the 52nd Street scene, which was a hotbed of jazz in the 1930s and 40s. Now it's a new century and Birdland's still the best place for jazz in Midtown Manhattan.
Birdland, 315 W. 44th Street (between 8th & 9th Avenues)
New York (212-581-3080)
Blue Note in Greenwich Village
A full-scale restaurant with a menu that is American Continental. There is also a full bar. You can drink and eat while watching a show at a table or at the bar.
The Blue Note, 131 W 3rd Street (MacDougal/6th Ave) in the heart of Greenwich Village, NYC. (212-475-8592) CLICK for SHOW SCHEDULE
Bowery Ballroom on the Lower East Side
Located in a 1929 Beaux Arts building on East Houston Street was completed weeks before the stock market crash of 1929, it replaced a three-story brick theater. What remains of the earlier theater is its stone foundation, exposed in the lower-level lounge. Bowery Ballroom, 6 Delancey St, NYC. (212-533-2111)
Brookfield Place @ World Financial Center
All kinds of free music and dance events and exhibitions can be seen at the World Financial Center's magnificent public atrium.
Brookfield Place, 1114 Avenue of the Americas, (212-417-7000)
Brookfield Plaza @ World Financial Center
Arts Brookfield presents exciting, world-class cultural experiences to hundreds of thousands of people for free each year in both indoor and outdoor public spaces. From concerts, theater and dance to film screenings and art exhibitions, Arts Brookfield brings public spaces to life through art.
Brookfield Place New York, 1 Liberty Plaza, NYC. (212-945-0505)
Brooklyn Bowl in Williamsburg
Centered around a 16-lane bowling alley, this 600-capacity performance venue, with food by Blue Ribbon, in the 23,000-square foot former Hecla Iron Works (1882), one block from the burgeoning Williamsburg waterfront.
Brooklyn Bowl, 61 Wythe Avenue, Brooklyn, NYC (718-963-3369)
Brooklyn Bridge Park
Sweeping views of New York City, bike valet, volleyball workshops, pilates, dance lessons, guided tours of the birds, bugs, & bees & a small playground with swings, spring rockers, and stainless steel climbing domes for young children and Films in the summertime.
Brooklyn Bridge Park, 334 Furman Street, Brooklyn, NYC (718-222-9939) 1,300 feet of promenade along the East River, and 2.5 acres of lawn with sweeping views of the New York harbor, the Manhattan skyline, and the Brooklyn Bridge.
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College
Presenting a variety of performers and events where you can experience the great musical and dance artists and family productions at affordable prices to entertain the whole family.
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College, 2900 Campus Road & Hillel Place, Brooklyn, NYC. (718-951-4500)
Brooklyn Consevatory of Music
Serving the New York musical community for over a century, the Conservatory promotes individual and community growth through music, and is committed to making music accessible to people of all ages, backgrounds, and skill levels. The Conservatory has the distinction of being one of the oldest and largest community music schools in the nation.
Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, 58 Seventh Avenue, Brooklyn, NYC (718-622-3300)
Carnegie Hall Zankel Hall
Located in NYC just below the Isaac Stern Auditorium in Carnegie Hall, Zankel Hall is a new and smaller concert hall with only 599 Seats, excellent sight lines and the finest sound design. Zankel Hall, 7th Avenue just above 56th Street. NYC. (CarnegieCharge: 212-247-7800)
Carnegie Hall Isaac Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
The largest performance space at Carnegie Hall, the premier location for classical music performance in the United States since its opening in 1891, showcasing the world's greatest soloists, conductors, and ensembles.
Isaac Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall, 7th Avenue and 57th Street, NYC. (212-247-7800)
Carnegie Hall - Weill Recital Hall
The Joan and Sanford I. Weill Recital Hall @ Carnegie Hall - an intimate auditorium presenting recitals, chamber music concerts, symposia, discussions, master classes, and more.
Weill Recital Hall, 57th Street and 7th Avenue, NYC. (212- 247-7800)
Cathedral of St. John the Divine
The largest Gothic Cathedral in the world and is still unfinished. Outstanding cultural programs scheduled throughout the year. CLICK for details....
The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine,
1047 Amsterdam Avenue, NYC (212 316-7490)
Chamber Music Society
An annual series of concerts and educational events for listeners ranging from connoisseurs to chamber music newcomers of all ages. Performing repertoire from over three centuries, and numerous premieres by living composers. Through its performance, education, and recording/broadcast activities.
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, 65th St between Broadway & Amsterdam, NYC (212-875-5788)
A functioning winery and 21,000 square foot restaurant/event space, City Winery is also equipped with a full stage, state-of-the-art sound system and in-house A/V-making it one of the most interesting venues in Manhattan and it presents some of the world's most exciting entertainers.
City Winery, 155 Varick Street, NYC. (212-608-0555)
Concerts @ 92nd Street Y
92nd Street Y is a world-class cultural and community center where people all over the world connect through culture, arts, entertainment and conversation.
92nd Street Y, 92nd and Lexington, NYC. (212-415-5500) CLICK for SCHEDULE
Concerts at the Frick
A visit to The Frick Collection evokes the splendor and tranquility of a time gone by and at the same time testifies to the power of great art collections to inspire viewers today. Housed in the New York City mansion built by Henry Clay Frick (1849-1919), one of America's most successful industrialists, are masterpieces of Western painting, sculpture, and decorative art, displayed in a serene and intimate setting. Each of the Collection's sixteen permanent galleries offers a unique presentation of artworks arranged for the most part without regard to period or national origin.
The Frick Collection, 1 East 70th Street, NYC (212-547-0641)
Cornelia Street Cafe
Cornelia Street now offers some 700 shows a year, two a night, ranging from science to songwriting, from Russian poetry to Latin jazz, from theatre to cabaret. In 1980 Stash Records released the award-winning album, Cornelia Street: The Songwriters Exchange, a collection of songs born at the café.
Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia Street, NYC. (212-989=9319)
Musicians and vocalists who performed with the Big Bands of The Cotton Club’s glimmering early days continue to grace its stage. The Cotton Club’s smooth, mahogany floors allow for fluid and flawless movement of any style dance, from slow, graceful moves to the hopin’ steps of the Swing. Our main dance floor spans 600 sq. ft., and our upstairs dance floor covers 225 sq. ft. – so there’s plenty of room to let your creative energy flow.
Cotton Club, 625 W. 125th Street, NYC (212-663-7980)
Dizzy's Club coca-cola
Regular Jazz Sets @ 7:30 & 9:30pm (Tue-Sat) + 11:30pm Fri & Sat. [$30 cover]
Upstarts! sessions Monday nights [$15 cover]
After Hours Sets following the last featured artist set Tuesday-Saturday, a great opportunity to hear great jazz until the wee hours [$10]
Dizzy's Club coca-cola Broadway at 60th St, NYC. (212-258-9595)
Caili O'Doherty Padme CD Release With pianist Caili O’Doherty, bassist Tamir Shmerling, drummer Cory Cox, tenor saxophonist Ben Flocks, and violinist Alex Hargreaves
Wed. Jan 6, 7:30pm & 9:30pm
LATE NIGHT SESSION: Tivon Pennicott
Wed. Jan. 6, 11:15pm Thu. Jan 7, 11:15pm Fri. Jan. 8, 11:15pm Sat. Jan. 9, 11:15pm
Nicholas Payton Trio with Vicente Archer and Herlin Riley
With trumpeter Nicholas Payton, drummer Herlin Riley, and bassist Vicente Archer
Thu. Jan 7, 7:30pm & 9:30pm Fri. Jan. 8, 7:30pm & 9:30pm Sat. Jan. 9, 7:30pm & 9:30pm Sun. Jan. 10, 7:30pm & 9:30pm
Monday Nights with WBGO: Chantale Gagne With composer and pianist Chantale Gagne, saxophonist and flutist Steve Wilson, bassist Elias Bailey, and drummer Carl Allen
Mon. Jan 11, 7:30pm & 9:30pm
Dizzy's Club coca-cola
Because jazz is improvisational, it celebrates personal freedom and encourages individual expression. Because jazz is swinging, it dedicates that freedom to finding and maintaining common ground with others. Because jazz is rooted in the blues, it inspires us to face adversity with persistent optimism.
Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola, located on the 5th floor, Broadway at 60th Street, New York City. Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola can be accessed using the JAZZ elevators located on the ground floor.
Duplex Cabaret Theatre in Greenwich Village
The Duplex Cabaret Theatre is a 70 seat off-Broadway venue that features performances of all types nightly. CLICK for show schedule
Duplex Cabaret Theatre, 61 Christopher Street (@ 7th Avenue) Greenwich Village, NYC. (212-255-5438)
Family Programs at The New York Historical Society
The New-York Historical Society offers programs that make history come alive for the entire family. Little New-Yorkers Every Tuesday and Friday. Free with Museum admission. Ages 3-5. Each class includes time with historic toys, a special Little New-Yorkers hello song, story readings, and a related craft project.
New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, NYC. (212-817-8215) OPEN: Tuesday-Thursday, Saturday - 10am-6pm
Friday - 10am-8pm
Sunday - 11am-5pm
Gibney Dance: Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center
Join various local companies for dance performances and lessons of different movement styles.
Harlem Dances events take place on the third Friday of each month from May through August.
125th Street and Marginal Street in West Harlem, NYC
Gotham Comedy Club in Midtown Manhattan
Featuring New York's brightest comedy talent in New York's newest comedy showplace presenting both established and up-and-coming comedians, seven days a week.
Gotham Comedy Club, 208 W. 23rd Street (between 7th and 8th Avenues), NYC. (212-367-9000)
New York City's hippest midtown venue presenting pop and rock music stars and comedy performers live on stage.
Gramercy Theatre, 127 East 23rd Street, (Between Lexington Ave. and Park Ave. South) NYC. (212-614-6932)
New York City's hippest midtown venue presenting pop and rock music stars and comedy performers live on stage.
Gramercy Theatre, 127 East 23rd Street, (Between Lexington Ave. and Park Ave. South) NYC. (212-614-6932)
Harlem Stage on the campus of The City College of New York
A one-of-a-kind, 200 seat venue, where artists and audiences share an intimate experience at this historic landmark.
Harlem Stage Gatehouse (a three theater complex) located on the campus of The City College of New York, 150 Convent Avenue between West 133rd and 135th Street on Convent Avenue. NYC. (212-281-9240)
Henry Street Settlement
Dance, Music, Comedy and Theatrical performances scheduled throughout the year at the Henry Street Settlement, a social service agency, whose headquarters continue to occupy the original 1830s federal row houses on New York's Lower East Side, where the Settlement was founded.
Henry Street Settlement, 466 Grand St (Lower East Side North side of Grand Street, NYC. (212-598-0400)
Highline Ballroom on the Lower West Side
This 700 seat performance space in Chelsea (inspired by the High Line Park) is located in the meat packing district on 16th Street (between 9th & 10th Aves) presenting the best in rock, cutting edge and eclectic music.
Highline Ballroom, 431 W. 16th Street (between 9th and 10th Avenues), NYC. (212-243-3339)
Iridium Restaurant & Jazz Club
Featuring good food and the perfect atmosphere for listening and watching the finest Jazz performers in New York City. CLICK for schedule.
Iridium, 51st and Broadway, NYC. (212-582-2121)
Irving Plaza is an all ages venue. You must get a wrist band and prove that you are 21 or older to drink. If you are under 16 years old, you MUST be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Irving Plaza, 17 Irving Place, on the corner of 15th Street and Irving Place, one block west of Third Avenue. NYC. (212-777-6800)
The leading U.S. organization committed to deepening mutual understanding between the United States and Japan in a global context. Now in its second century, the Society serves audiences across the United States and abroad through innovative programs in arts and culture, public policy, business, language and education.
Japan Society, 33 East 47th Street, NYC (212-832-1155)
Jazz at The Kitano
New York City’s most intimate Jazz Lounge offers the best in world class Jazz entertainment. Our ever-changing schedule of acts include the legends of the genre and the next generations stars. Located on the lobby level, featuring Contemporary American cuisine with Pan Asian influences and a full bar.
THE KITANO, 66 Park Avenue, East 36th Street, NYC (212-885-7119)
The Jazz Gallery is a nonprofit organization that nurtures the youngest generation of professional jazz musicians by giving them an audience for their performances and a stage upon which to assemble their bands. The Gallery is open 3 to 5 nights per week, 50 weeks per year and produces more than 150 events per year.
The JAZZ GALLERY @ 1160 Broadway, just north of the Flatiron building and Madison Square Park, NYC. (212-242-1063) CLICK for More information
Jazz Standard in Midtown Manhattan
Presenting an extraordinary lineup of world-class artists, warm hospitality, perfect sound, and comfortable seating. Showtimes: 7:30 & 9:30pm. + 11:30pm Fri & Sat. Jazz Standard, 116 E. 27th Street (between Park & Lexington), NYC. (212-576-2232)
Joe's Pub @ the Public Theater
A warm and intimate candlelit atmosphere with impeccable sound and lighting, a comfortably elegant setting for performances by some of the world's finest performing artists.
Joe's Pub, 425 Lafayette St. @ Astor Place NYC. (212-539-8778)
Knitting Factory Brooklyn
The Knitting Factory, home of exciting entertainment is a 4 minute walk from the L/G Train (Lorimer-Metropolitan) and a 7 minute walk to L Train (Bedford Ave).
Knitting Factory, 361 Metropolitan Avenue, Brooklyn, NYC. (347-529-6696) CLICK for Schedule of Events
An art center and event space in a restored factory in Queens, dedicated to unusual projects and collaborations. The 50,000 square foot building has seen continuous use for more than 100 years: first as a glass factory, then as a door factory. It is named for the Knock-Down door frame that was invented here in 1956 and remains an industry standard to this day.
Knockdown Center, 52-19 Flushing Ave. Maspeth, NY (347-915-5615)
Exhibition hours Thu & Fri 5 - 9pm; Sat & Sun 2 - 6pm.
Dedicated to the artist and all aspects of the theatre. Ever since Ellen Stewart founded La MaMa in 1961.
LaMaMa, The Downstairs | 66 E 4th Street (btw Bowery & 2nd Ave) NYC. (212-475-7710) CLICK for SCHEDULE
Le Poisson Rouge in Greenwich Village
A multimedia art cabaret founded by musicians on the site of the historic Village Gate. Dedicated to the fusion of popular and art cultures in music, film, theater, dance, and fine art, the venue’s mission is to revive the symbiotic relationship between art and revelry; to establish a creative asylum for both artists and audiences.
(Le) Poisson Rouge,158 Bleeker St. NYC (212-796-0741
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts in the Bronx
One of New York City's premier showcases for international music, dance and theater featuring both popular and classical performances, as well as traditional ethnic art forms in its 2,300-seat concert hall and 500-seat theater. Performances are usually offered well below the standard admission prices.
The Concert Hall at Lehman Center for the Performing Arts, 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West, Bronx, NYC. (718-960-8833)
Littlefield Performance and Art Space
Events in the performance and art space in Brooklyn’s Gowanus neighborhood nestled between Park Slope and Carroll Gardens in an old, 6200-square foot warehouse. Littlefield has a landscaped interior courtyard, sound walls formed from recycled rubber tires, a bar built from salvaged bowling alley lanes, and energy supplied by wind power.
Littlefield 635 Sackett St., Brooklyn, NYC.
Madison Square Garden
Featuring views of the city, first-class food and entertainment amenities, improved sightlines, more comfortable seating, a dynamic new scoreboard, sound and LED video systems in HD, new luxury suites, clubs and hospitality areas, and new one-of-a-kind bridges.
Madison Square Garden, 7th Avenue at 32nd Street, NYC. (212-465-6741) CLICK for SCHEDULE of EVENTS
Manhattan School of Music Concerts
Contributing to the vibrant culture of New York City for over 85 years, this is one of the premier private music conservatories in the nation, with nearly 275 faculty members dedicated to shaping over 800 students from 40 countries into world-class musicians. Manhattan School of Music, 122nd & Broadway, NYC. (917-493-4428)
Mannes Concert Hall
CLICK for listing of free Concerts, Shows and Lectures @ The Mannes Concert Hall - no tickets or reservations required; seating is first-come first-seated.
Mannes College, The New School,
55 West 13th Street, NYC (212-580-0210 x4817)
Marcus Garvey Park
Facilities include the Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, named for a reknowned Parks employee, an amphitheater and a swimming pool. The Marcus Garvey Park Alliance community group organizes a variety of cultural events in addition to supporting capital projects. Mount Morris Park was renamed for Marcus Garvey in 1973.
Marcus Garvey Park,18 Mt Morris Park W, NYC
Mercury Lounge in the East Village
A home for the finest jazz entertainment plus a full-scale restaurant with a menu that is American Continental. There is also a full bar. You can drink and eat while watching a show at a table or at the bar.
Mercury Lounge, 217 East Houston Street, between Ludlow and Essex streets, NYC. (212-475-8592) CLICK for schedule
Merkin Concert Hall
One of the premier destinations for new and adventurous musical programs in a newly renovated space in the Lincoln Center Area. Presenting the artistic visions and talents of celebrated performers and composers.
Merkin Concert Hall, at Kaufman Center, 129 W. 67th Street, NYC. (212-501-3330)
MET OPERA - LIVE in HD!
The Metropolitan Opera’s Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD continues for its ninth season. Don’t miss the chance to experience the Met live!
Tickets: $23 Adult - $21 Senior - $16 Child
Walter Reade Theater (165 W. 65th Street, north side, upper level) NYC (212-535-7710)
Metropolitan Room in Midtown Manhattan
From the instant you enter this beautiful space you are transported into the world of the fabulous golden age of cabaret. This is one of the few remaining true cabaret rooms in America.
Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, NYC. (212-206-0440)
Mezzrow Jazz Club - Listening Room & Lounge
A jazz piano room, featuring the very best jazz pianists in New York City. The lounge is a place for adults to enjoy the relaxed social atmosphere of a jazz club. The Music room is a place for music lovers to have an intimate experience with the artists who are performing.
MEZZROW Listening Room and Lounge, 163 West 10th street, basement, Greenwich Village, New York City (646-476-4346)
Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University
The Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University is located on the New York City campus in lower Manhattan, facing City Hall.
Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts The box office and theatre entrance are located on Spruce Street, near the corner of Gold Street, NYC (212-346-1715)
Miller Theater @ Columbia University
The leading presenter of new music in New York City and one of the most vital forces nationwide for innovative programming. In partnership with Columbia University School of the Arts, Miller is dedicated to producing and presenting unique events, with a focus on contemporary and early music, jazz, opera, and multimedia performances.
Miller Theater at Columbia University, 2960 Broadway at 116th Street, NYC. (212-854-7799)
Music Hall of Williamsburg
The talented musicians that the Bowery Ballroom has been presenting for years are now also appearing LIVE in Brooklyn at
Music Hall of Williamsburg, 66 N. 6th St. (between Wythe & Kent) Brooklyn, NYC. (718-486-5400)
Multiple levels, a live music room, and delectable food, this can be the perfect space and atmosphere for any kind of entertainment with an upstairs lounge and downstairs showplace. Check out the schedule of performers.
Pianos, 158 Ludlow Street, NYC • (212-505-3733)
Located in a 25,000-square-foot manufacturing warehouse in Red Hook, Brooklyn. A broad range of exhibitions, performances, publications, arts and science residencies, and educational programs, Pioneer Works seeks to transcend traditional disciplinary boundaries, foster community, and provide a space where alternative modes of thought are supported and activated.
Pioneer Works, 159 Pioneer Street, Brooklyn, NY. (718-596-3001)
Radio City Music Hall
The largest indoor theatre in the world. There are no columns to obstruct views. Three shallow mezzanines provide comfortable seating without looming over the rear Orchestra section below. The result is that every seat in Radio City Music Hall is a good seat.
Radio City Music Hall, 1260 Avenue of the Americas (at 50th Street), NYC. (212-247-4777)
Originally The Davenport, New York's oldest Off-Broadway Theater. It functioned as a repertory theater until the 1950's. Repertorio continues to occupy and maintain the historic building today – making it wheelchair accessible and perpetually assuring that the theater has state-of-the-art technology, including its Simultext ® Captioning System that provides translation to each individual audience member. CLICK for Show Schedule
Repertorio Espanol, 138 E. 27th Street, NYC. (212-225-9999)
Skirball Center for the Performing Arts
The premier venue for the presentation of cultural and performing arts events for NYU and lower Manhattan. Since opening in 2003, the 860-seat Skirball Center has been an educational and community building resource, providing NYU's first large-scale, professional performance space on campus.
Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, 566 La Guardia Place (Washington Square South) New York University, NYC (212-352-3101) click FOR SCHEDULE OF SHOWS AND SHOWTIMES
Smalls - JAZZ in the Village
Smalls his back in its original location, renovated and now with a full bar, and featuring jazz 7 nights a week.
3 Bands almost every Night (5 Sets) Shows at 7:30, 9:00 & 10:30 pm
plus After Hours Sets @ 12:00 am & 1:30 am.
Smalls Jazz Club, 183 W. 10th Street & 7th Avenue, NYC. (212- 252-5091)
SMOKE on NY's Upper West Side
Performances @ 8pm, 10pm and 11:30pm. plus Early Jazz from 6:30 to 9pm Sundays LATIN JAZZ featuring Chris Washburne and the S.Y.O.T.O.S. Band from 8pm & JAZZ Vocalists @ 6 & 7pm.
Smoke, 2751 Broadway @ 106th Street, NYC. (212-864-6662) * CLICK for schedule of Performers
South Street Seaport
The Seaport district is being revitalized, protecting vital infrastructure and maintaining its history and sense of place. All of the buildings within the district will be preserved and reused for public enjoyment, with the treasured Tin Building lifted out of the floodplain and restored as a world-class food market. And the Seaport Museum will be reinvented into a dynamic facility with public access to visiting ships.
South Street Seaport, Fulton & South Streets. NYC. (212-748-8600)
The home of performing arts, literary, and film programs bringing artists and audiences together in an intimate atmosphere of exploration on New York's Upper West Side.
Symphony Space, Broadway @ 95th Street, NYC. (212-864-5400)
This is the home of performing arts, literary, and film programs bringing artists and audiences together in an atmosphere of exploration and intimacyon New York's Upper West Side.
Symphony Space, Broadway @ 95th Street, NYC. (212-864-5400)
A modern-day blues saloon on the second floor overlooking
Bleecker Street in the heart of Greenwich Village. For twenty-one years it's arched ceiling has carried the sound of some of the best blues guitar players and singers from New York and around the country.
Terra Blues, 149 Bleecker Street, between Thompson Street & LaGuardia Place, NYC (212-777-7776)
The Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall
The Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall located at 66 West 12th Street. NYC is home to THE NEW SCHOOL events.
The Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall located at 66 West 12th Street. NYC CLICK for Schedule of EVENTS
The Bowery Electric
Two floors each w/ DJ’S. All Music piped in to VIP ROOM and VAULT complete with Lounge-style seating, disco ball, dance floor and private bar.
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The Bowery Electric, 327 Bowery at 2nd Street, NYC (212-228-0228) between 2nd (Joey Ramone Place) and 3rd Streets on the Bowery (3rd Avenue). Accessible to the 6 train at Bleeker Street or Astor Place or the F train at Houston and 2nd Avenue.
The Cutting Room
New York's newest midtown night spot is the brainchild of actor Chris Noth.
The Cutting Room, 4 East 32nd Street, NYC (212-691-1900)
by Subway Take the 6 train to 33rd Street
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An Artists' Space in the East Village. featuring MUSIC every night at 8 and 10pm
ADMISSION $10 per set unless otherwise noted
students 13 to 19 admitted half price
children 12 and under free
no advance ticket sales. all admissions are at the door prior to each performance
The Stone, at the corner of Avenue C and 2nd street. NYC. (212-339-4095)
The Theater at Madison Square Garden
New York City's home to all-star entertainment, Comedy, Drama, Music, Championship Boxing, NFL and NBA Drafts, College graduations, Religious conferences and more.....
The Theater at Madison Square Garden, 8th Avenue @ 33rd Street, NYC. (212-307-7171)
TOWN HALL Designed by renown architects, McKim, Mead & White, to reflect the democratic principles of the League. Box seats were eliminated and no seats had an obstructed view giving birth to the term "NOT A BAD SEAT IN THE HOUSE."
The Town Hall, 123 West 43rd Street (bet. 6th & 7th), NYC. (212-840-2824)
Tribeca Performing Arts Center
Music, Dance, Spoken Word, poetry events, as well as productions of children's shows. Tribeca PAC is also the home of the Borough of Manhattan Community College student productions.
Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 99 Chambers Street. NYC. (212-220-1460
Union Hall in Park Slope
A 5,000 square foot bar, restaurant and live music venue in the heart of Park Slope, Brooklyn, converted from a warehouse, it offers cozy firesides, a stately library, two indoor bocce courts, outdoor garden seating, and a downstairs bar and music venue.
Union Hall, 702 Union Street @ 5th Ave. Brooklyn, NYC ( 718-638-4400)
Jazz in the West Village - Shows @ 9 & 11pm. Admission: Mon - Thurs $30, Fri-Sundays $35 at the door (includes admission plus a $10 drink minimum).
Village Vanguard, 178 Seventh Avenue (at 11th St.) NYC. (212-255-4037)
Home of legendary live performances since 1869. This 944-seat theater is the oldest continuously operating showplace in New York state, one of the oldest in the country, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Bardavon • 35 Market Street • Poughkeepsie, NY. (845-473-2072)
Bethel Woods Center For The Arts
An outdoor performing arts center and museum located approximately 90 minutes from New York City at the site of the 1969 Woodstock Music and Art Fair. The 15,000 seat outdoor performing arts venue and The Museum are set within nearly 2,000 bucolic acres. The Pavilion seats 4,500 under cover with another 10,000 on a natural sloping lawn.
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, 200 Hurd Road, Bethel, NY (845-583-2051)
Capitol Theater Port Chester
Westchester’s premiere rock palace was designed by noted architect Thomas Lamb. It opened on August 18, 1926 as a dignified playhouse with great decorative beauty and luxurious comfort. In 2012 it added state-of-the-art light, sound and video systems; as well as new carpets, repainted walls and upgraded bathrooms.
The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Avenue, Port Chester, NY (914-934-9362)
Emelin Theatre Mamaroneck
The oldest continuously operating performing arts theater in Westchester County. Its mission is to bring the best in live performing arts to Westchester and other nearby communities and to promote a cultural life that entertains, educates, and invigorates.
Emelin Theatre, 153 Library Lane, Mamaroneck, NY. (732-548-4670)
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Irvington Town Hall Theater
Built in 1902 in the Classic Revival Style and patterned after the Ford Theater in Washington, DC, the Theater is a multipurpose concert hall/music theater located on the entire third floor of Town Hall in downtown Irvington, New York. The 432-seat theater features an orchestra, mezzanine, balcony and six gold leafed boxes, and a proscenium stage.
Irvington Town Hall Theater, 85 Main Street, Irvington, New York (914-591-6602)
Merestead, Mt. Kisco
An exquisite 130-acre country estate tucked away in the hills overlooking the picturesque Byram Lake Reservoir and surrounding valley. Merestead features a 28-room Georgian mansion with beautiful gardens built during the early 20th century.
Merestead, 455 Old Byram Lake Road, Mt. Kisco, NY (914- 666-4258) open daily 8 am. to dusk.
Tarrytown Music Hall
Built in 1885 by a local chocolate manufacturer who had the idea to build a theatre in the heart of Tarrytown. Designed by Phillip Edmunds, Wallace's "Music Hall" is now one of the oldest,legitimate, standing theatre's in Westchester County. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main Street, Tarrytown, NY. (877-840-0457)
The Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts, Annandale-on-Hudson
Situated on the east bank of the Hudson River about 90 miles north of New York City and 220 miles southwest of Boston. It is surrounded by several beautiful Hudson Valley estates, the Vanderbilt Estate, and the Roosevelt Home and Museum, all of which are open to the public.
The Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College, 60 Manor Avenue, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
White Plains Performing Arts Center
This 410 seat professional multi-purpose theatre is located on the 3rd floor of City Center, in downtown White Plains with convenient parking and great restaurants within walking distance.
White Plains Performing Arts Center, 11 City Place, White Plains, NY (914-328-1600) CLICK for Upcoming SHOW Information
Built in 1892, the Ryman Auditorium is a National Historic Landmark. Best known as the most famous former home of the Grand Ole Opry, the Ryman is the very epicenter of Music City. 615-889-3060.