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Givenik.com

The service offers discount, full-price and premium tickets to Broadway and Off-Broadway shows and donates 5 percent of the ticket price to the charity of the ticket-buyer’s choice.

Gleason's Gym

Box at the oldest boxing gym in the United States. Take a swing in one of the rings, spar with a punching bag, pin someone to the mat or use cardio equipment and free weights. The gym has special day rates for both exercisers and those who just want to take a look around and watch. 

Gloria: A Life

(Previews began Oct. 2, 2018, opened Oct. 18, 2018, tickets on sale thru March 31, 2019)

(2 hrs, no intermission)

Oscar, Emmy and Golden Globe winner Christine Lahti stars in Emily Mann’s new play about feminist Gloria Steinem. Act One focuses on Steinem’s personal life and activism; Act Two is a “Talking Circle” in which audience members join the conversation based on the themes explored in the play.

Christine Lahti’s final performance as Gloria Steinem was Jan. 27, 2019. Beginning Jan. 29, 2019, Patricia Kalember assumed the title role.

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:

Feb. 22-23: Michael Yo

March 1-2: Ian Bagg

March 8-9: Lynne Koplitz

March 15-16: Robert Kelly

March 21-23: Carlos Mencia

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 begin March 22, 2019, opens April 17, 2019)

(2 hrs 30 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.

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