Lincoln Center’s state-of-the-art jazz complex in the Time Warner Center includes the Rose Theater, Appel Room, Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola and Nesuhi Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame.
The 2018–2019 season, which opens Sept. 13, 2018, is Jazz at Lincoln Center’s 31st season.
Sept. 3-15 in the Rose Theater: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis: “Spaces” by Wynton Marsalis
Sept. 14-15 in the Appel Room: “Ella Sang the Blues,” with Brianna West
An eclectic lineup of world-class artists performing classic jazz to funk, R&B, blues and more, plus Blue Smoke restaurant’s award-winning barbecue. Every M: “Mingus Mondays” concert series. Highlights:
Jan. 22-27: Vijay Iyer
Jan. 31-Feb. 2: Jimmy Cobb’s 90th Birthday Celebration
Feb. 5-10: The Clayton Brothers Quintet
Feb. 13-14: Double Date with Tierney Syutton and Kate McGarry: From Django to Joni
This performance space in the Public Theater boasts eclectic entertainment.
Jan. 23-27: Toshi Reagon & Big Lovely
Feb. 5: Matteo Lane: “Streisand at the Bon Soir”
Feb. 13: “Isaac Oliver Is Your Valentine”
Feb. 21-23: The Losers Lounge Tribute to Aretha Franklin
Feb. 27: Vincent D’Onofrio and Dana Lyn: “Slim Bone Head Volt”
March 5-6, 13-17: Justin Vivian Bond: Under the Influence
March 11: The Skivvies
The respected venue, devoted exclusively to modern and contemporary dance, welcomes renowned companies from the United States and abroad. Highlights in the 2018-2019 season:
Sept. 24-Oct. 13, 2018: NY Quadrille, featuring John Jasperse Projects (Sept. 24-28), A.I.M. (Sept. 29-Oct. 1, Rashaun Mitchell + Silas Riener (Oct. 2-6), Beth Gill (Oct. 4-7) and Donna Uchizono Company (Oct. 10-13)
Oct. 17-21: Sankofa Danzafro
Oct. 23-25: Pontus Lidberg Dance
(Previews began Oct. 5, 2018, opened Nov. 8, 2018)
(2 hrs 15 mins)
Beauty tames the beast when a maverick filmmaker, a young actress and the legendary 20-foot-tall, 2,000-pound gorilla come home to New York in the new musical, based on the 1932 novel by Merian C. Cooper.
Schedule: Tu-F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm (No performances Oct. 16 & 23; additional performances Oct. 31 & Nov. 7 at 2 pm, Nov. 5 at 8 pm)
Beginning Nov. 13, 2018: Tu & Th 7 pm, W, F-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm
(Previews begin Feb. 28, 2019, opens April 4, 2019, closes July 7, 2019)
Two-time Academy Award winner, two-time Emmy Award winner and Tony Award winner Glenda Jackson stars in the title role of a new production of Shakespeare’s tragedy. Co-starring are Ruth Wilson, Elizabeth Marvel and Jayne Houdyshell. Sam Gold directs.
Schedule: M-F 7 pm, Sa 1 & 7 pm
Beginning April 9, 2019: Tu-Sa 7 pm, W & Sa 1 pm, Su 2 pm
(Previews began Feb. 14, 2019, opens March 14, 2019, closes June 2, 2019)
Audiences brush up their Shakespeare in the new Roundabout Theatre Company production of the Cole Porter musical comedy starring Tony Award winner Kelli O’Hara and Will Chase as an embattled husband-and-wife acting team appearing in “The Taming of the Shrew,” a show that not surprisingly mirrors their offstage antics. The Porter score includes such classic tunes as “Wunderbar,” “So in Love,” “Always True to You (in My Fashion)” and “Why Can’t You Behave,” among others.