Entertainment

Killing an Evening With Edgar Allan Poe

(Sept. 24-Oct. 13, Oct. 31-Nov. 3, 2019)

John Kevin Jones stars as the American master of horror in a solo performance of four of Poe’s most chilling works: “The Tell-Tale Heart,” “The Pit and the Pendulum,” “The Cask of Amontillado” and “The Raven.”

Schedule: Tu-F 7 pm, Sa 6 & 8 pm, Su 6 pm

Week of Oct. 27, 2019: Th 7 & 9 pm, F 7 pm, Sa 6 & 8 pm, Su 6 pm

Tickets: $45-$55

Seating is limited to 40 per performance.

Knickerbocker Bar & Grill

Top jazz musicians perform at this comfy steak house and bar, a Greenwich Village staple since 1977.

Knitting Factory

The multilevel music club features a wide-ranging mix of performances. Times/prices vary.

L.O.V.E.R.

(Previews begin Aug. 21, 2019, opens Sept. 8, 2019, closes Nov. 2, 2019)

(1 hr 30 mins, no intermission)

The new comedy, written and performed by Lois Robbins, is about life, love, sex and one woman’s confessions of what goes on behind closed doors.

Schedule: Tu, Th & F 7:30 pm, W 2 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm, Su 2 pm

Tickets start at $69. 

Larry Flynt’s Hustler Club New York

The 10,000-square-foot gentlemen’s club, with a casual vibe, features more than 100 exotic entertainers, a brass pole on the main stage, VIP seating, private fantasy suites and a rooftop cigar lounge.

Hours: M-F 6 pm-4 am, Sa 8 pm-4 am, Su 8 pm-2 am

Cover charges vary

Late Night With Seth Meyers

Saturday Night Live vet Seth Meyers hosts the talk show, featuring an opening monologue, guest interviews, musical acts and general hilarity. Advance tickets to a live taping (typically Mon-Thurs) can be reserved online. A limited number of tickets for the monologue rehearsal are distributed on taping days at 12:30 p.m. at the NBC Experience Store (30 Rockefeller Plz.). Standby tickets to a live taping, which do not guarantee admission, are distributed at the 49th Street entrance of the NBC Experience Store on taping days at 9 a.m.

Lincoln Center

The New York Philharmonic, New York City Ballet and the Metropolitan Opera all make their home at this grand cultural complex, where you can hear some of the greatest opera singers, see world-class theater, and become enthralled by some of the finest ballet dancers in the word. 

Lincoln Center Out of Doors

(July 24-Aug. 11, 2019)

Free alfresco music and dance events are on offer at the annual festival in the Lincoln Center campus. Highlights:

July 24: Lalah Hathaway Sings Donny Hathaway

July 25: Disney/Pixar’s “Coco” in Spanish with English subtitles

July 26: Jeff Tweedy and Helen Gillet

July 27: “Look at My Soul: The Latin Shade of Texas Soul”

July 28: Las Caras Lindas de Mi Gente Negra

Aug. 1: Blood Orange and Kelsey Lu

Linda Vista

(Previews began Sept. 19, 2019, opened Oct. 10, 2019, tickets on sale thru Nov. 10, 2019)

(2 hrs 40 mins)

Wheeler, 50 years old, divorced and in the throes of a midlife crisis, strikes out on his own to become the man he wants to be in Tracy Letts’ comedy for adults.

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

Beginning Sept. 1, 2019: Tu & Th 7 pm, W & F-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm

Tickets: $77-$99

Little Shop of Horrors

(Previews begin Sept. 17, 2019, opens Oct. 17, 2019, tickets on sale thru Jan. 19, 2020)

(2 hrs 15 mins)

The horror/comedy/rock musical—about a nerdy florist, the love of his life and a voracious human-eating plant—returns to its Off-Broadway roots in an intimate revival. Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard and Christian Borle star.

Schedule: M-F 8 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm

Beginning Oct. 18: Tu & Th 7 pm, W, F & Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm

Tickets: $69-$119

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