(1 hr 45 mins, no intermission)
Now in its 25th year (opening night was Nov. 17, 1991), the show features a trio of bald blue life-forms utilizing high-energy music, props, splatters of paint, comedy and pantomime as it stretches the limits of performance art.
Schedule: M-Tu 7 pm, W-F 8 pm, Sa-Su 2, 5 & 8 pm (schedule can vary)
Tickets: $59.55-$109.55 (prices subject to change)
The best and brightest jazz luminaries perform here. Highlights:
Dec. 10-Jan. 6: Chris Botti: 14th Annual Holiday Residency
Jan. 10-13: Jimmy Heath Big Band
Jan. 15-20: Eddie Palmieri
Jan. 24-27: Duke Ellington Orchestra
Jan. 31-Feb. 3: Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
Feb. 5-8: Christian Scott Atunde Adjuah
Feb. 12-17: Thundercat
Feb. 19-24: David Sanborn
The online, on-demand streaming service brings live theater—more than 200 recent as well as classic musicals, plays and comedies—and exclusive live-stream content to at-home or on-the-go audiences located in the United States (at this time). BroadwayHD is currently available on Amazon Channels, all compatible Amazon Video devices, and Android and iOS mobile devices. Access is via a monthly package, yearly subscription or on a per-show basis.
A list of year-round brews, a seasonal pale ale, "B-tracks," barrel-aged and limited beers rotates on tap in the tasting room, and a backyard with live music and pop-up food vendors is open on weekends, weather permitting. The popular brewing company's spacious, versatile space has been used for yoga sessions, salsa dancing and painting classes, and offers tours exhibiting its brew tanks. M-F 3 pm-8 pm, Sa & Su 12 pm-7 pm.
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.
This baking laboratory mills its own flour, focuses on ancient grains and teaches novices, intermediates and expert bakers how to master the art of the oven. Classesinclude laminated/puff pastry dough, bread for beginners and intermediate techniques in whole grain baking.
Located within walking distance of the heart of Brooklyn's Williamsburg area, Brooklyn Brewery produces craft beers like its famed Brooklyn Brown, and is open most days into the early evening (for real nightlife, head to one of Williamsburg's many bars). Sign up for a "small batch tour" ($15) to get the insider's view of the brewery's operations (and a chance to taste four beers). The tours aren't massive groups, so sign up early before the spots are gone.
The professional basketball team has the home-court advantage at Barclays Center.
2018-19 preseason highlight:
Oct. 3: New York Knicks
2018-19 regular season highlights:
Oct. 19: New York Knicks
Oct. 28: Golden State Warriors
Oct. 31: Detroit Pistons
Nov. 2: Houston Rockets
Nov. 4: Philadelphia 76ers
Nov. 14: Miami Heat
Nov. 17: Los Angeles Clippers
(Previews begin March 15, 2019, opens April 16, 2019)
The sudden death of a gay dancer brings together two strangers—the dancer’s older brother, played by Adam Driver, and his choreographer/roommate, played by Keri Russell in her Broadway debut. A combustible sexual attraction leads to a deeper love connection in the revival of Lanford Wilson’s 1987 play, directed by Michael Mayer.