Entertainment

Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola

Sleek furnishings, low lighting and talented performers define this intimate club that also boasts a stunning stage backdrop: the glittering Manhattan skyline. Highlights:

Sets: 7:30 & 9:30 pm, late-night sessions Tu-Sa 11:30 pm

Cover charge: $20-$45, $10 minimum per person

Dinner served nightly

Don't Tell Mama

This popular cabaret, piano bar and restaurant showcases established and up-and-coming performers nightly. From 9 pm on, waiters and bartenders sing at the piano bar; there is also an open mic for guests to join in the fun. 

Drunk Shakespeare

(1 hr 30 mins, no intermission)

Join the Drunk Shakespeare Society, a drinking club with a Shakespeare problem, as one of its inebriated members (stoked on five whiskeys to start with) retells a Shakespearean play. Anything can happen and no performance is the same in this interactive laugh fest. Audiences must be 21+.

Schedule: M & Th 7:30 pm, W 8 pm, F & Sa 8 & 10 pm

Tickets: $55-$89

Duane Park

Seasonal American food with a Southern accent whets the appetite for jazz and burlesque entertainment at this swank supper club.

Shows: Tu-Sa

Times/prices vary

Emojiland

(Jan. 9, 2020-March 8, 2020)

(2 hrs)

The new musical is an ensemble piece about a diverse community of archetypes represented by emojis who are faced with a software update that threatens life as they know it. Under duress, a smiley face who’s depressed and a princess who doesn’t want a prince, among others, find out who and what really matter.

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

Fat Cat

Jazz bands energize this underground billiards hall, which also offers table tennis, pool tables, foosball, shuffleboard, massive chess tables, checkers and backgammon. 

M-Th 2 pm-5 am, F-Su noon-5 am

Feinstein’s/54 Below

Michael Feinstein, leading voice of American Popular Song, has joined forces with 54 Below, the Theater District’s subterranean nightclub, restaurant and cocktail lounge underneath the former Studio 54 disco. Up to three shows nightly, featuring iconic and rising Broadway and popular music stars. Highlights:

Aug. 27, 29-31: Shoshana Bean

Sept. 10-14: Krysta Rodriguez

Sept. 18-21: Jason Danieley

Sept. 26-28: Andrea McArdle and Donna McKechnie Celebrate Sondheim & Hamlisch

Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish

(Previews began Feb. 11, 2019, opened Feb. 21, 2019, closes Jan. 5, 2020)

(3 hrs)

The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) presents the American premiere of the Yiddish language adaptation of the 1965 Tony Award-winning musical about dairyman Tevye, his family and their traditional community in pre-revolutionary Russia. Joel Grey directs.

Performed in Yiddish, with English and Russian supertitles.

Schedule: W 7 pm, Th 1 & 7 pm, F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 1 & 6 pm

Tickets: $59-$119

Film Forum

A nonprofit cinema since 1970, this intimate, three-screen venue hosts New York City premieres of American independent and foreign art films, as well as international and domestic film classics, thematic festivals and directors' retrospectives. Schedule/ times vary. $13. Film Forum patrons receive varying deals at neighborhood restaurants when they show their ticket stubs; participating restaurants include Bar Veloce, Bistro Arbor (directly across the street from the theater), Clarkson, Do Hwa and others—details online.

Film Society of Lincoln Center

International and independent films are shown regularly in this renowned movie complex, which includes the single-screen Walter Reade Theater and the three-screen Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center. The Society also hosts special events and programming, as well as the annual New York Film Festival and the New Directors/New Films series, which celebrates emerging cinematic artists. Times/prices vary.

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