New York City’s longest-running variety burlesque show, Le Scandal is an authentic, edgy and sexy cabaret featuring comedic, classic and neo-burlesque, circus and variety acts, live music and more. Le Scandal’s performers include the wildly talented likes of a sword-swallowing belly dancer, a contortionist, a lasso-trick cowboy, a sexy juggler-comedian, a trapeze striptease artist and countless other exciting, titillating acts. You can even participate in the Le Scandal Sex Quiz to win fun burlesque prizes.
Saturday, Apr 4, 2020 / 10:30pmSaturday, Apr 18, 2020 / 10:30pmSaturday, Apr 25, 2020 / 10:30pmSaturday, May 2, 2020 / 10:30pmSaturday, May 9, 2020 / 10:30pmSaturday, May 16, 2020 / 10:30pmSaturday, May 23, 2020 / 10:30pmSaturday, May 30, 2020 / 10:30pm
Experience Central Park on a deeper level by taking a professionally guided walking tour through this New York landmark. Discover Central Park’s origins, witness its design and visit many movie sites on this two-hour, narrated walk in the park! This casual tour is professionally guided by a former park employee and is a great way to experience a lot of the park in a short amount of time.
Explore the fabric of New York, from its very beginning on Wall Street to the tragic events of September 11th. Your walking tour guide will discuss the city’s origins as you pass landmarks like the Federal Hall National Memorial, the famous New York Stock Exchange and Battery Park. From there, you’ll have a beautiful picture-perfect view of the Statue of Liberty. To close the tour, your guide will escort you to the 9/11 Memorial, a permanent tribute to the thousands of citizens and first responders who lost their lives on that fateful day.
Learn the stories behind three of America’s most iconic landmarks in this walking tour of Lower Manhattan. Meet your guide at Battery Park and then make your way by boat to Liberty Island to discover the history of the Statue of Liberty. You’ll go inside the pedestal, which has an observation deck and museum. From there, the tour continues to Ellis Island, the former federal immigration station that served as the point of entry for tens of millions of immigrants over the course of 60 years. Then, return to Manhattan and pay a visit to the powerful and somber National September 11 Memorial. Choose a select tour date with this offer or purchase a Goldstar voucher to redeem on a date of your choice.
Central Park consists of 843 acres and 58 total miles of walking trails, so, needless to say, there’s a lot to see. From the sweeping Central Park Mall to the Alice in Wonderland memorial to Strawberry Fields to the gorgeous Bethesda Terrace, your guide will make sure you get to see all of the highlights. Along the way, you’ll learn the history of Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux’s urban masterpiece. Your walking tour will start at Manhattan’s Grand Army Plaza and continue on through Central Park. Your guide will show you all the highlights of the park at a leisurely pace, with a host of sights on tap. You will never see New York the same way again!
If you’ve followed the big-screen adventures of Harry Potter through eight fabulous fantasy films, or even if you’ve just seen one or two, this fun trivia night will be right up your Diagon Alley. Test your knowledge of all things Hogwarts with categories ranging from Spells & Potions and Animals & Magical Creatures to The Dark Arts and beyond. Muggles and others will be divided into four to six teams, and the game will run about five rounds, with the teams being mixed up after each round, and prizes for the winners. Come alone or bring friends, all are welcome to hang out and connect with some new Potterheads, er… people.
On this half-day scavenger hunt, you’ll discover many secrets New York has hidden over the city’s history, from its origin to the present. The tour includes underground artwork, less-known cultural monuments, hidden artifacts, unique architecture, decoded historic messages, and all the fascinating stories behind them. Follow the clues to explore the city’s best secrets and uncover mysteries that even native New Yorkers don’t know.
This is New York’s top-rated and longest-running off-Broadway magic show. Now in its 21st year, each week the show features some of the finest stage magicians performing mind-boggling illusions and head-scratching sleight-of-hand in an intimate theatrical setting. Every show is different and showcases at least five renowned illusionists, many of them featured on TV shows like America’s Got Talent, Good Morning America, Penn & Teller: Fool Us and NBC’s Today Show. The fun even spills off of the stage and into intermission, as magicians mingle with guests in the Close-Up Gallery and the theater. Catch this must-see NYC experience any Monday evening at the Players Theatre.
The PIT’s longest running team, The Baldwins, perform their signature brand of long-form improv comedy every Saturday night at The PIT Underground in New York. The Baldwins are Kevin Cragg, Daniela Donohue, Tarik Davis, Chris Griggs, Sarah Nowak, Amanda Peck, Pat Sheperd and Micah Sherman.
The cream of the improv crop come together for an improvisational comedy jam session on Sunday nights, and you’re invited to toss out ideas and witness the resulting hilarity. Since the show’s debut in 1992, it has attracted the finest performers from around the New York area, mixing and matching cast members from groups like the Chicago City Limits, First Amendment, The Unusual Suspects, The PIT, and UCB Theater. In addition to improvised skits, playlets and games, each hourlong performance also includes a series of songs composed on the spot, with audience-concocted titles and styles ranging from operetta to rap. Performer Tom Soter emcees at Stand-Up N.Y. and you’re invited to arrive at 4:30pm to take part in a free improv class.
New York is the place to catch the next big comedy stars while they’re still killing it at intimate rooms like Broadway Comedy Club. For decades, owner Al Martin has been one of the top guys that’s been finding these up-and-comers and bringing them to the stage. And he should know — he’s a former headliner himself.
Thursday, Apr 9, 2020 / 7:00pmFriday, May 29, 2020 / 7:00pmFriday, Jun 19, 2020 / 7:00pm
New York’s famed Zinc Bar brings the best jazz guitarists to its storied stage in the West Village, where they’ll no doubt wow you with their six-string wizardry. The latest Guitar Masters series follows tributes to piano, trumpet, vocals and Latin jazz musicians and has attracted such talents as Andy Bianco, Jack Wilkins, Ed Cherry, Jimmy Bruno and more.
Forget getting up at 6:00am to go on a tour — this is New York City and you’re on vacation! Our Reserved Access Statue of Liberty Tickets feature a professional concierge that will pick up your tickets so you won’t have to wait in the long lines. You will receive a reserved entry time to the ferry for Reserved Line Access to the Statue of Liberty Pedestal, and Pedestal Museum including a ranger guided Liberty and Ellis Island tour and audio tours. Explore the immigration museum to hear the stories about the millions people that arrived in New York in search of a better life.
Tour the foods and culture of New York City’s most legendary borough – Brooklyn! Food, culture … fun! For this half-day tour, you will meet your guide and driver in the world-famous Greenwich Village neighborhood, where you’ll board a climate-controlled coach for the Brooklyn food tour. You’ll experience the unique culture of the borough by tasting a different cuisine in each neighborhood. Some highlights of the food tour are traditional Polish pierogies and kielbasa, New York style, brick oven pizza, an amazing Cuban sandwich and much more! Your expert guide will share stories, both current and historic, while you get to tour the most legendary borough of New York City. You’ll experience all this and more on the Brooklyn Food and Culture Tour! You can even end your Brooklyn sightseeing adventure by walking back to Manhattan across the Brooklyn Bridge … or ride back on the coach to the starting point of the tour in Greenwich Village. Either way, we hope the tour will delight your senses and create a lasting memory of your time in New York!
Thursday, Apr 2, 2020 / 11:00am (Check-In at 10:45am)Friday, Apr 3, 2020 / 11:00am (Check-In at 10:45am)Saturday, Apr 4, 2020 / 11:00am (Check-In at 10:45am)Sunday, Apr 5, 2020 / 11:00am (Check-In at 10:45am)Monday, Apr 6, 2020 / 11:00am (Check-In at 10:45am)Wednesday, Apr 8, 2020 / 11:00am (Check-In at 10:45am)Thursday, Apr 9, 2020 / 11:00am (Check-In at 10:45am)Friday, Apr 10, 2020 / 11:00am (Check-In at 10:45am)
Do you Love Harry Potter Movies? (This event is on the movies, not the books!) Here is your opportunity to have some fun playing our Live “Harry Potter Movies” trivia game. You will also get to socialize and make other friends from the safety and comfort of your home. The prize will be a Amazon Gift card, free future events and maybe some others. This event will be held in a Zoom Virtual Room which you would access through your computer and webcam, or via your Smart Phone/Tablet. Zoom is super easy to use: First, you will join the virtual room at the specified time. Then, prior to starting the game we will virtually introduce you to some of the other pariticants (if for any reason you are not interested in meeting the other participants, you can opt out of this part). Next, at game time, your host will read off several trivia questions from Harry Potter Movies. Your goal is to come up with the correct answer to each question and write it down on your paper. Once the round is over (about 6 questions), we will go through the answers and determine which person/people had the highest score for the round. That person/people will get a raffle ticket for a chance to win a prize at the end of the event. We will play multiple rounds so each time you win a round, you will earn another raffle entry.
Do you love Seinfeld? Here is your opportunity to have some fun playing our Live Seinfeld trivia game. You will also get to socialize and make other friends from the Safety and Comfort of your home. Prize will be a Amazon Gift card, free future events and maybe some others. This event will be held in a Zoom Virtual Room which you would access through your computer and webcam, or via your Smart Phone/Tablet. Zoom is super easy to use.
Are you looking to expand your social circle and make new friends/activity partners? This is NOT a singles events. It is meant for making new friends online at first, but then you can take your friendship into real life. With online speed friending, you will be meeting other fun people from the comfort of your home (Corona Virus safe) via your computer with sebcam or smart phone, iPad or tablet. (strong wifi connection required if using a phone). The event will take place in a Virtual Room using the Zoom program (Zoom is a free download that is super easy to use).
RuPaul’s Drag Race Werq The World has visited 95 cities across 28 countries over five continents. Now the largest drag show on the planet jumps from stage to screen for a massive global fundraiser to help displaced local drag entertainers who have lost their source of income due to the COVID-19 shutdown of bars and clubs! Hosted by Bianca Del Rio from Los Angeles and Lady Bunny from New York with performances by Aquaria, Asia O’Hara, Gigi Goode, Kameron Michaels, Kim Chi, Plastique, Vanessa ‘Vanjie’ Mateo, Violet Chachki and Yvie Oddly from across the United States. Expect the high production Werq The World is known for, streamed into homes worldwide!
In this completely online and live event, you’ll be able to see and hear the other participants while playing. You also get to meet and interact with other participants and be virtually introduced to other Friends fans. At game time, your host will read off several trivia questions about the TV show Friends. Your goal is to come up with the right answer to each question and write it down on your paper. Once the round is over (about 6 questions), we’ll go through the answers and determine who had the highest score for the round. The highest scorer will get a raffle ticket for a chance to win a prize at the end of the event. We’ll have several rounds of play. Prizes may include an Amazon Gift Card and free admission to future events, as well as some other goodies. HOW TO FIND THE VIRTUAL ROOM: After you purchase your ticket, you’ll get an email confirmation with the Zoom link to access the event.
Meld your love of fine wine with stand-up comedy, and let’s be honest, your need for a break from the re-runs with a virtual comedy show! Professional comedians and a sommelier join forces to share wine knowledge and a barrel of laughs. Break up the monotony of this quarantine with a little vino, jokes and escape from the abnormal norm.
When you can’t go to the party, the party comes to you! This interactive at-home dueling piano performance is a total blast, where you can sing, dance and laugh along to songs by your fave artists, be it Billy Joel, Bon Jovi or Britney Spears. There’s hardly a request these guys can’t handle, so really go for it!
If it’s starting to feel like you’re on Day 364 of quarantine, Melita’s got you and your family covered with her series of online music classes on Facebook Live. Leave it to her guitar skills, catchy songs and interactive lesson plans to keep your kiddo(s) entertained (and parents a little bit more sane).
Tues, March 31 & Thurs, April 2nd at (11:00am-11:40am PDT)
We showcase a powerful mix of seasoned veterans as well as up-and-coming comedians who you’ve seen on all of the major networks. Your comedy show host: Michael Wirtz, a stand-up comedian, motivational speaker and voice talent born in Chicago who grew up in Central Texas. He spends a lot of time on the road and enjoys meeting new people every day.
In this crazy Coronavirus world, many of us are feeling isolated and need to socialize. We created the Online Friendly Feud event to allow you to do just that, in a fun, safe environment. The in-person Friendly Feud events are some of our most popular and well-attended events. Now we have developed a system where you can enjoy this event from the comfort and safety from your own home.
Join us this Friday night at Doha Nightclub for our ladies night party. Open bar 10-12am for ladies. Come mingle & enjoy this weekend’s summer party & festivities. Invite your friends, relatives, and everyone else you’re cool with, because everyone is invited.
Have a majestic experience riding a beautiful yacht! This 60-minute sightseeing cruise offers views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Brooklyn Bridge, South Street Sea Port, Freedom Towers and other well-known landmarks. All ages welcome. Bar, food court and restrooms on board. This tour does not land at either Liberty Island or Ellis Island.
Stand-up comedy is one of THE THINGS TO DO IN NEW YORK! This show consists of not just stand-up comedy, but other comedic acts such as sketch comedy, improv, comedic singers and a burlesque show have been known to make appearances. Each show varies, but laughter is always a definite! Come have fun! Whether you’re visiting from out of town on business or pleasure or an NYC native, this comedy club is the place to get away from the busy city life to sit back, unwind and laugh!
Saturday, Apr 4, 2020 / 9:00pmSaturday, May 2, 2020 / 9:00pmSaturday, May 30, 2020 / 9:00pm
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is New York’s most valuable landmark with more than two million works of art and artifacts from ancient Greece, Egypt and Modern art from Europe and more. Skip the long line with this small group guided tour, learn the history and see the works of art housed within the museum’s walls. The tour begins with the Great Halls and visits the most popular galleries. You’ll see the Chicago Stock Exchange at the American wing, housing the portrait of Washington crossing the Delaware River. From there, visit the Medieval European Galley where you can view the armor worn by Henry VIII. Along the way, you’ll learn how the American galleries differ from their European counterparts, and learn about the lives of the artists, including Vermeer, Seurat and Van Gogh.
Visiting NYC for the First Time? Or just want to see the Big Apple from the beautiful view? NYC Yacht Cruise is the best way to spend a night in New York City on a special boat. Grab a drink and enjoy Manhattan Skyline views while you’re sightseeing the best tourist attractions from water. Take a picture with a Statue of Liberty from a close-up view, Brooklyn Bridge and Freedom Tower while you’re dancing your shoes off or hanging out with new friends. TWO HEATED INDOOR DANCE FLOORS! COAT CHECK AVAILABLE!
Saturday, Apr 4, 2020 / 9:00pm (Boarding at 8:00pm)Friday, Apr 10, 2020 / 9:00pm (Boarding at 8:00pm)Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 / 9:00pm (Boarding at 8:00pm)Friday, Apr 17, 2020 / 9:00pm (Boarding at 8:00pm)Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 / 9:00pm (Boarding at 8:00pm)Friday, Apr 24, 2020 / 9:00pm (Boarding at 8:00pm)Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 / 9:00pm (Boarding at 8:00pm)Friday, May 1, 2020 / 9:00pm (Boarding at 8:00pm)
This high-end nightlife crawl will visit several diverse venues to get a full range of the New York City after dark scene while immersing into the culture and history of the city. We start at a local bar where the group gets a chance to meet each other over a first drink and a complimentary sampler on us. This is a group social event which brings together people from all over the world so we spend a little time building camaraderie. The night continues with a series of short walks between unique and iconic venues may include a trendy lounge, outdoor patio, a game room/arcade bar, historic speakeasy, rooftop and dance club. Each night of the week will feature a different itinerary in the Flatiron District and Gramercy Park neighborhoods. In between venues, we will immerse ourselves into the culture, history, architecture and stories which make New York City a one-of-a-kind experience.
If you miss The Sopranos and have watched Goodfellas and The Godfather too many times to count, then you’re gonna love seeing who gets Murdered by the Mob. This outrageous interactive comedy-mystery has been entertaining New York City audiences for more than 15 years. When one of the made men celebrating at Arno Ristorante is the victim of a hit, everyone’s a suspect — including you. So fugeddaboutit and enjoy an Italian dinner, dancing and an entertaining show while mingling with mobsters and matching wits with the cop who’s on the case.
Get ready to drop it down and bring it up, it’s time to party New York! Two heated indoor dance floors! Coat check available! Variety of genres played throughout the night! Two level of music (pop music, hip hop, Latin music, oldies hits and dance music), three bars with cocktails, beer & wine, breathtaking Manhattan views (Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge and the Freedom Tower and the ultimate skyline). Food available for purchase.
Saturday, Apr 4, 2020 / 9:30pm (Boarding Begins at 9:00pm)
Comedy-Ish is bringing some of the most talented comedians from all over the U.S. and Canada! Each week we have a different group of comedians come through and give out some amazing jokes, so check us out. The show is hosted by Ishmael J Gaynor (Gotham, Harlem comedy festival). You may have seen some of these comedians on Comedy Central, ComicView, B.E.T, MTV, VH, Conan and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.
Kelly Cash wanders a waste of desert sands; a shadow of time and memory, waiting to loose its passionate intensity. On chosen evenings, when the sun drowns the innocence of the plains in its blood-dimmed tide and the darkness draws cold and taut across the tired throats of hungry coyotes and worn ranchers, Kelly Cash rides in from the west, a vexing nightmare, with but a lone purpose: to perform the improv comedy for you and you alone. Kelly Cash is Upright Citizens Brigade improvisers Ken Beck, Corey Brown, Sean Casey, Maelle Doliveux, Rocco Marrongelli, Jeff Miller and Johnna Scrabis.
Friday, Apr 3, 2020 / 10:30pmFriday, May 1, 2020 / 10:30pmFriday, Jun 5, 2020 / 10:30pmFriday, Jul 3, 2020 / 10:30pmFriday, Aug 7, 2020 / 10:30pm
Every Tuesday, join two of the best Sketch comedy house teams in the city as they drop a knockdown hoedown of comedic insanity all over The PIT Striker Stage. IT’S SUPER SKETCH TUESDAY Y’ALL! Teams include Church Social, Hallway Baby, Kennedy’s Mistress, Like Butter, Main Squeeze, Option 7, Savage and Steve’s Hard Milk. Come check out the sketch comedy stars of tomorrow TODAY, only at The PIT!
A mixture of dance, clown, and mime, all with the intent to make audiences laugh without any of us having to learn our lines — I mean, er — using body language? Yeah, that’s it, body language. Artsy stuff like that. Using our head, shoulders, knees, and toes, we’ll be contorting and wiggling into your hearts and nightmares. And what better place to get weird than Under St. Mark’s Theater, right?
Thursday, Apr 2, 2020 / 10:30pmThursday, May 7, 2020 / 10:30pmThursday, Jun 4, 2020 / 10:30pm Thursday, Jul 2, 2020 / 10:30pmThursday, Aug 6, 2020 / 10:30pm
Anne Frank, a Musical is returning Off-Broadway after its U.S premiere debut last September in New York. Written by Jean-Pierre Hadida, this musical earned critical acclaim in France since its debut in 2008. David Serero, starring as Otto Frank, will direct and produce this production which received critical acclaim. The full cast of Anne Frank, a Musical, based on Anne Frank’s life, will feature 12 artists on stage, to recreate Anne Frank’s life filled with the touching music and lyrics written by Jean Pierre Hadida.
Friday, Apr 3, 2020 / 3:00pmSunday, Apr 5, 2020 / 8:00pmSunday, May 3, 2020 / 8:00pmTuesday, May 5, 2020 / 8:00pmThursday, May 7, 2020 / 8:00pm
New Dance Works Showcase is a monthly new works series for emerging choreographers and experimenting, established professionals. Five to six artists present a work-in-progress and receive audience-driven feedback in a post-performance discussion moderated by artistic director Valerie Green.
Sunday, Apr 5, 2020 / 7:00pmSunday, May 17, 2020 / 7:00pmSunday, Jun 14, 2020 / 7:00pm
TAKE ROOT, now in its 11th season, nurtures dance artists at established stages in their careers, pairing them in a split bill or full evening-length program. Participating artists build their body of work; network with fellow choreographers, dancers and collaborators; and find new audiences.
Friday, Apr 3, 2020 / 8:00pmSaturday, Apr 4, 2020 / 8:00pmFriday, May 15, 2020 / 8:00pmSaturday, May 16, 2020 / 8:00pmFriday, Jun 12, 2020 / 8:00pmSaturday, Jun 13, 2020 / 8:00pm
History of Rock & Roll takes you on a musical journey as JT Curtis (From Broadway’s LET IT BE) plays some the most famous songs of all time: From Elvis to The Beatles to Led Zeppelin to Prince to Nirvana and so many more. Featuring Todd Meredith (Million Dollar Quartet), Joan Chew (Lez Zeppelin), Meghan Rose (The Loud Soft Loud) and Darcy Macrae (Canadian Lumberjacks) this show has something for everyone. Rock on!
Get the stories behind three of America’s most iconic landmarks in this walking tour of Lower Manhattan. Meet your guide at Battery Park and then make your way by boat to Liberty Island to discover the history of the Statue of Liberty. From there, the tour continues to Ellis Island, the former federal immigration station that served as the point of entry for tens of millions of immigrants over the course of 60 years. Then, return to Manhattan and pay a visit to the somber and powerful National September 11 Memorial.
Club Bonafide is bringing live music back to 52nd Street! Hearkening back to the golden age of jazz, the intimate club — which is owned by legendary jazz bassist Richard Bona — features an eclectic array of world-class artists performing a variety of genres like blues, jazz, funk, soul and world music. Stocked with locally distilled spirits and locally brewed beer, and set along the same street where icons like Charlie Parker, Billie Holiday and Dizzy Gillespie once honed their chopped, Club Bonafide offers a truly unique NYC experience right in the heart of the city. Bring a date and settle in for a feel-good evening of live music in the greatest city in the world.