Entertainment

Good Morning America

Fans can catch hosts Robin Roberts and George Stephanopoulos, anchors Lara Spencer and Amy Robach, and their guests on this news and talk program, which is broadcast live from the heart of Times Square, Mon-Fri 7-9 a.m. Free.

Gotham Comedy Club

Jerry Seinfeld, Dave Chappelle and Amy Schumer are among the big-name stand-ups who have performed in the 10,000-square-foot space, known for its comfortable Art Deco ambience. Food and drink served. 

In addition to headliners, New Talent Showcases are a staple of the club’s calendar. Food and drink menus available. Highlights:

May 30-June 1: Godfrey

June 7-8: Derek Gaines

June 14-15: Liza Treyger

June 21-22: Josh Wolf

Gramercy Theatre

The intimate concert venue, a former movie house and Off-Broadway theater, offers general-admission standing room and seating. 

Greenwich Village Comedy Club

National headliners, as well as up-and-comers, tickle the funny bone nightly in this cozy basement space.

Hadestown

(Previews began March 22, 2019, opened April 17, 2019)

(2 hrs 25 mins)

Modern American folk music meets New Orleans-inspired jazz in Anaïs Mitchell’s musical, an epic interpretation of two classic love stories: that of Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife, Persephone. Rachel Chavkin directs this journey to the Underworld.

Schedule: Tu-Sa 8 pm

Beginning April 1, 2019: M-Sa 8 pm

Beginning April 23, 2019: Tu & Th 7 pm, W 2:30 pm, F-Sa 8 pm, Su 3 pm

Tickets: $49-$189

Hamilton

(Previews began July, 13, 2015, opened Aug. 6, 2015)

(2 hrs 45 mins)

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Tony Award winner for “In the Heights” several seasons ago, has written the book, music and lyrics for the new musical about political mastermind Alexander Hamilton. Expect the unexpected when America's past is told through the sounds of today.

Schedule: Tu & Th 7 pm, W, F-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm

Tickets: $57-$167

Hammerstein Ballroom

A wide range of cultural and entertainment events, including musical performances, inside the former Manhattan Opera House.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

(Previews began March 16, 2018, opened April 22, 2018)

(Part One, 2 hrs 40 mins; Part Two, 2 hrs 35 mins)

Harry Potter is all grown-up in this eighth story in the Harry Potter series, the first to be presented onstage. Harry is now married, the father of three school-age children and an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic. Life has never been easy for Harry as he continues to struggle with his past. His youngest son, too, faces difficulties as he bears the burden of a formidable family legacy not of his choosing. Together, father and son face their demons.

Hill Country Live

A showcase for American roots music is located within a Texas barbecue restaurant. Times/prices vary.

Hillary and Clinton

(Previews began March 16, 2019, opened April 18, 2019, closes June 23, 2019)

(1 hr 30 mins, no intermission)

Two-time Tony Award winner Laurie Metcalf stars as a former first lady whose bid to become president of the United States in 2008 is in serious trouble. Her husband, a former president, played by two-time Tony Award winner John Lithgow, has a solution, but it doesn’t agree with that of his wife’s campaign manager. Lucas Hnath’s timely comedy explores both politics and the politics of a marriage in crisis.

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