Entertainment

Village Vanguard

Since 1935, this intimate Village stalwart has been one of New York’s most prestigious jazz clubs. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Highlights:

Jan. 22-27: Donny McCaslin

Jan. 29-Feb. 3: Billy Hart Quartet

Feb. 5-10: George Cables Trio

Feb. 12-17: Vanguard Jazz Orchestra

Feb. 19-24: Dayna Stephens Quartet

Feb. 26-March 3: Terell Stafford Quintet

March 5-10: Ambrose Akinmusire

What the Constitution Means to Me

(Previews begin March 14, 2019, opens March 31, 2019, closes June 9, 2019)

(1 hr 30 mins, no intermission)

Author and performer Heidi Schreck paid for her college education by traveling across the United States winning Constitutional debate competitions. In her new play, Schreck reimagines her 15-year-old self, as she traces the relationship between four generations of women in her own family and the founding document, the Constitution, which dictated their rights and citizenship. 

Wicked

(Previews began Oct. 8, 2003, opened Oct. 30, 2003)

(2 hrs 45 mins)

Based on the book by Gregory Maguire, this hit musical—a prequel to “The Wizard of Oz”—imagines Oz as a land of strife, where a young, green-hued girl named Elphaba is branded the Wicked Witch of the West.

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

Tickets: $82-$157

Yeti, Set, Snow!

(Nov. 13, 2019-Feb. 24, 2019)

(45 mins)

In this puppet show for the family, Pascetti, a yeti who lives on a mountaintop, dislikes the snow. But when he meets Widget and her friend, Twig, he discovers that snow can be fun and friends are invaluable.

Nov. 13-21, 2019: Tu-F a0:30 & 11:30 am, Sa & Su 1 pm

Nov. 23, 2019: 11 am, 1 & 3 pm

Nov. 24-Dec. 23, 2019: M-F 10:30 & 11:30 pm, Sa & Su 1 pm

Dec. 26-30, 2019: W-F 11 am, 1 & 3 pm, Sa & Su 1 & 3 pm

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