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Disgraced  
Lyceum Theatre Disgraced
 
Disgraced is the story of a successful Muslim-American lawyer and his wife -- an artist influenced by Islamic imagery -- enjoying their comfortable and successful life on New York's Upper East Side. When a co-worker and her husband come to dinner, what begins as polite table conversation explodes, leaving everyone's relationships and beliefs about race and identity in shards.

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Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical  
The Theater at Madison Square Garden Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical
 
Discover the magic of Dr. Seuss' classic holiday tale as it comes to life on stage in this beloved family musical. Featuring the hit songs "You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas," the Grinch discovers there's more to Christmas than he bargained for in this heart-warming holiday classic. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is "two sizes too small," decides to steal Christmas away from the Whos, an endlessly cheerful bunch bursting with holiday spirit. Don't miss this limited holiday engagement as the Grinch finds there's more to Christmas than he expected as this record-breaking Broadway production returns to New York!

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Hedwig And The Angry Inch  
Belasco Theatre Hedwig And The Angry Inch
 
Hedwig And The Angry Inch - brilliantly innovative, heartbreaking and wickedly funny, John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask's landmark American musical is now the winner of four 2014 Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Musical. Tony Award nominee Andrew Rannells and Tony winner Lena Hall star as "internationally ignored song stylist" Hedwig Robinson and her companion Yitzhak. Hedwig brings her fourth-wall-smashing rock 'n' roll saga to New York to set the record straight about her life and loves. Don't miss Hedwig And The Angry Inch.

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Lennon: Through A Glass Onion  
The Union Square Theatre Lennon: Through A Glass Onion
 
The life and music of John Lennon comes alive in Lennon: Through a Glass Onion. Part biographical monologue, part concert, this innovative show stars acclaimed London-born Australian actor-singer John R. Waters and features all of your favorite Lennon tunes, from Beatles collaborations like "A Day in the Life," "Strawberry Fields Forever," "Revolution" and "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" to solo career hits like "Woman," "Jealous Guy" and many more. Throughout the musical journey, Waters (as Lennon) will narrate, revealing details of his life and art, and perform with accompanist Stewart D'Arrietta dead-on renditions of beloved Lennon songs. The result is an intimate portrait of one of the most iconic figures of the 20th century. Called "a deeply felt reflection of the man" by The New York Times, Lennon previously played at the Sydney Opera House and ran for six months in London's West End.

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Les Miserables  
Imperial Theater Les Miserables
 
Jean Valjean, released on parole after 19 years on the chain gang, finds that the 'ticket-of-leave' he must display by law, condemns him to be an outcast. Only the saintly Bishop of Digne treats him kindly and Valjean, embittered by years of hardship, repays him by stealing some silver. Valjean is caught and brought back by the police, and is astonished when the Bishop lies to save him, also giving him two precious candlesticks.Valjean decides to start his life anew. Things go well but 8 years l

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Pippin  
Music Box Theatre Pippin
 
Josh Kaufman, 2014 winner of NBC's The Voice, stars in Broadway's high-flying, death-defying hit musical, Pippin. Now in its final weeks, this updated version of the Broadway classic infuses this one-of-kind coming-of-age story with amazing acrobatics and wondrous magical feats, along with the music and lyrics of Stephen Schwartz, the award-winning composer of Wicked and Godspell. With classic songs like "Corner of the Sky," "No Time at All," "Magic to Do" and "Extraordinary," and sizzling choreography in the style of Bob Fosse, this sexy and sophisticated version of Pippin tells the story of the son of Charlemagne, leader of the Holy Roman Empire. Finished with school and ready to start his life, Pippin embarks on an amazing journey in search of an extraordinary life. He encounters love, sex, war and politics, before facing the ultimate choice between an ordinary life or a blaze of glory.

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Radio City Christmas Spectacular  
Radio City Music Hall Radio City Christmas Spectacular
 
The Radio City Christmas Spectacular is a one-of-a-kind celebration that brings together family, friends, and loved ones. The Rockettes dazzle in brilliant dance numbers, and Radio City is aglow with the joy of the season. Follow Santa on his sleigh ride, see ice skaters swirl across the stage, and catch a snowflake or two in this immersive theatrical experience like no other. And this year, marvel at the magic of Santa's enchanted toy factory! They're bringing back a fan favorite to Santa's workshop, with charming rag dolls that come to life. No one says Merry Christmas quite like the Rockettes! From the festive Radio City Music Hall, to the dazzling falling snow in the theater, to the unforgettable Rockettes, they bring you the best of the season. Join them this year at Radio City and make this Christmas truly spectacular!

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#ARTBIRTH  
The Laurie Beechman Theatre #ARTBIRTH
 
She's showed us her "P-P-Poker Face," and now Lady Gaga's ready to share something a lot more intimate and avant-garde with her biggest fans: her real-life p-p-pregnancy! Acclaimed tribute artist Athena Reich stars as an expecting Lady Gaga in #ARTBIRTH, a hilarious evening of art, pop and comedy that combines vaudevillian comedy with ARTPOP outrageousness. The show features a very preggers Lady Gaga who's decided to give birth in front of her most devoted fans as "the ultimate performance art piece." Star Athena Reich is an award-winning comic actress who's received acclaim from Lady Gaga's "Little Monsters" -- and even Gaga herself. Come see Gaga's baby being "Born This Way" in this show full of dancing, singing and afterbirth.

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50 Shades! The Musical  
Elektra Theatre 50 Shades! The Musical
 
The worldwide phenomenon Fifty Shades of Grey has captivated audiences across the globe. So, clearly the time has come for a musical parody of it. 50 Shades! The Musical is a hilarious, sexy romp featuring dance numbers, songs and a live band ready to bring the steamy words to vivid life. A hit at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, 50 Shades! makes for an unexpectedly funny roller-coaster ride through the book, featuring original songs like "They Get Nasty" and "There's a Hole Inside of Me." You won't want to miss this laugh-out-loud mix of music, comedy and sexual shenanigans.

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54 Sings Mame  
54 Below 54 Sings Mame
 
Last year's hit debut installment of 54 Sings returns to 54 Below. Set in Depression-era Manhattan, Mame's a delightful musical comedy that follows the madcap exploits of the eccentric Mame Dennis and her bohemian friends. Music Director John McDaniel (Annie Get Your Gun) and his brassy trio pay homage to the show's fabulous Jerry Herman score with this special concert-style performance. 54 Below has assembled an incredible cast that includes Donna Lynne Champlin (Sweeney Todd), Eric Michael Gillett (Kiss Me, Kate), Annie Golden (Violet, Orange is the New Black), Dee Hoty (City of Angels), Pamela Myers (Company) and Lee Roy Reams (Hello, Dolly!).

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The Accidental Pervert  
13th Street Repertory Company The Accidental Pervert
 
An innocent young boy accidentally discovers his father's secret collection of X-rated video tapes in comedian Andrew Goffman's The Accidental Pervert. The boy watches the tapes, of course, leading him to grow up addicted to porn. In this show, Goffman takes you along on a hilarious and self-deprecating journey through a world of video vixens, X-rated fantasies and dirty movies that he discovered at age 11 and that controlled him until age 26, the year he met his wife.

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Alaska 5000's Blue Christmas  
The Laurie Beechman Theatre Alaska 5000's Blue Christmas
 
Join Alaska 5000 -- the out-of-this-world starlet of stage and screen who came to fame as a fan favorite on Logo's RuPaul's Drag Race -- as she gets downright despondent in her second annual holiday show. Christmastime is a season normally synonymous with celebration and unbridled joy -- a time where we laugh, love and give thanks for friends and family. Not so for this extraterrestrial starlet. Joined by Handsome Jeremy, this show finds the titular performer singing songs of loneliness and heartbreak at a time when everything is wrong. Indulge in your sad side this season with Alaska 5000's Blue Christmas.

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Avenue Q  
New World Stages Avenue Q
 
After a six-year run at Broadway's Golden Theatre, the massively popular, Tony-winning adult puppet musical Avenue Q now calls New World Stages its home. Full of humor and hummable tunes, Avenue Q is a hilarious look at life in New York, featuring a fantastic cast of people and puppets. In its Broadway debut, Avenue Q scored the "Triple Crown" of Tony wins, grabbing honors for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book. The lovable cast of characters, both flesh and felt, includes recent college grad Princeton, who moves to Avenue Q full of hope for the future, Kate (the girl/monster next door), and the colorful collection of neighbors who help Princeton discover his purpose in life.

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Bad Connections?  
Corner Office NYC Theater Bad Connections?
 
Bad Connections? is a comedic, fly-on-the-wall look at the lives of nine New Yorkers on a rainy day. This one-man show, written by Michael Levesque and performed by Paul Cosentino, features the actor playing a diverse cast of interrelated characters -- from a middle-aged Jewish wife, to a gay yoga instructor, to a pregnant African-American woman. As the story unfolds, each character tackles tragedy, loss, pain, forgiveness and love. Props are spare, as Cosentino relies on nothing more than a chair, expressive body language and his own keen observations of human nature.

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The Berenstain Bears LIVE!  
Manhattan Movement and Arts Center The Berenstain Bears LIVE!
 
Based on the beloved series of children's books, the Berenstain Bears come to life on stage, singing, dancing and just having a honey of a good time. Of course, Mother Bear is there to help her brood overcome some issues: Brother Bear needs to get his grades up, Sister Bear needs help making new friends, and Papa Bear needs to take a serious break from the junk food. Aimed at cubs ages 2 to 10, older folks who remember the books from their own childhood will have a great time as well. Plus, after each performance, there's a chance for face-painting and picture-taking with the bear-y cool stars of the show.

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Big Apple Circus - Metamorphosis  
Damrosch Park Lincoln Center Big Apple Circus - Metamorphosis
 
Under the Big Apple Circus Big Top, you're never more than 50 feet from the oohs, ahhs and WOWS! of the circus troupe's all-new show, Metamorphosis. This circus spectacular packs the ring with more thrills, more magic and more animals than ever before. Aerialists will swoop and swirl, horses will parade and clowns -- including the beloved Francesco -- will amuse and captivate. Backed by the Big Apple Circus Band, John Kennedy Kane, the circus' famed ringmaster, keeps things merry and moving during this wondrous show. So "step right up" to the cutting-edge wonders and age-old pleasures of Metamorphosis.

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Black Angels Over Tuskegee  
Actors Temple Theatre Black Angels Over Tuskegee
 
Black Angels Over Tuskegee, at Actors Temple Theatre, is the true story of six men embarking upon a journey to become Tuskegee Airmen in the United States Army Air Forces. The play explores their collective struggle with Jim Crow laws, their intelligence, their patriotism, their dreams of an inclusive fair society and the brotherhood they found in each other as they persevered -- and excelled -- in the face of the enormous obstacles acting against them.

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Blank! The Musical  
New World Stages Blank! The Musical
 
If you've got an idea for the next Wicked or Book of Mormon -- or just love watching improv and musical comedies -- then Blank! The Musical was made for you. Each night the audience will use their smartphones to suggest and vote on the show's title, lyrics, score and more. Then you can sit back and marvel as the cast (a mix of members from Upright Citizens Brigade, ImprovBoston and other troupes) turns your suggestions into a Broadway-style musical complete with singing, dancing and help from a Tony Award-winning design team. The results are sure to be hilarious, and who knows, maybe you'll help create the next theater sensation!

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Blue Man Group  
Astor Place Theatre Blue Man Group
 
Blue Man Group combines music, technology and comedy to create a form of entertainment that defies categorization and appeals to people of all ages. Blue Man Group's shows have been described by critics as "innovative," "energetic" and "wildly entertaining." But the only way to truly understand Blue Man Group's global popularity is to see the show for yourself.

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The Brightness of Heaven  
Cherry Lane Theatre The Brightness of Heaven
 
The Kilgannons are a typical Irish family in 1974 Buffalo. Their family dynamic is shifting as the world is changing quickly around them, the generation gap is widening, and the future is up for grabs. Will the Kilgannons find the serenity to accept the things they can't change and the wisdom to fix the issues facing them around the dinner table? The Brightness of Heaven is playwright Laura Pedersen's witty drama about family, faith and the ties that bind -- sometimes too tightly.

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Captain Boycott  
Theater for the New City Captain Boycott
 
With striking imagery, masks and giant papier-mâché puppets, the renowned Bread & Puppet Theater tell a powerful tale about the fight against oppression in three chapters. Chapters one and two set the story with a modern retelling of Antigone and a history of the horizontalists' economic philosophy. The third chapter deals with occurrences of military and economic oppression. Captain Boycott is part of Bread and Puppet's three-week residency in NYC and is performed in collaboration with community volunteers. Sourdough rye will be served and cheap art will be available for purchase after the show. Led by artist Peter Schumann, Bread and Puppet first made its mark in the experimental theater movement of the '60s and '70s in New York and is now thriving in its home in Vermont.

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Casey: 30 Years Later!  
Broadway Comedy Club Casey: 30 Years Later!
 
Based on the character Casey from the cult film Basket Case, Casey: 30 Years Later! catches up with the bartender three decades after the events of the film. Written by and starring Beverly Bonner, who played Casey in the horror movie, this bawdy live comedy captures the twisted spirit of the original film. Frank Henenlotter's Basket Case followed the exploits of formerly conjoined twin brothers, one of whom was a hideously deformed monster carried in a basket. Flash forward 30 years and Casey is still slinging drinks in the East Village while also running a call-girl service for aging prostitutes. She's surrounded by a cast of vulgar characters including the Sexy Senior Hookers, dumb waitresses, fans of the cult movie and her old friend Hands in the Basket.

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A Christmas Carol  
Queens Theatre A Christmas Carol
 
Join Scrooge and the gang, including Bob Cratchit, Tiny Tim and the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future in this adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic A Christmas Carol by Titan & Queens Theatre. This holiday show tells the story of surly miser Scrooge, whose cold heart has isolated him from his community and the spirit of Christmas. Watch as visits from Jacob Marley and the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future send Scrooge on his transformational journey to rejoin the world, find redemption and discover what it means to be fully human. Bring the whole family and revel in this joyous, holiday tradition.

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A Christmas Carol  
Players Theatre A Christmas Carol
 
Players Theatre presents a lively musical stage adaptation of Charles Dickens' beloved Christmas story. Grumpy old miser Ebenezer Scrooge finds a second chance to become a loving, generous, kind human being through the aid of four ghosts who visit him in turn one Christmas Eve, each teaching him valuable lessons. Will Scrooge catch the holiday spirit and save himself in the process? This tale of redemption and forgiveness captures the true spirit and magic of the holiday season for the whole family.

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Christmas Stories  
Stage Left Studio Christmas Stories
 
Actor Dikran Tulaine (The Blacklist, Sleepy Hollow) ushers in the holiday season with a solo performance of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol and a special surprise Christmas story. Dickens' beloved holiday parable tells of Ebenezer Scrooge's ghostly journeys through Christmases past, present and future, and his ultimate transformation from a crotchety old miser to a charitable and compassionate man. This perennial classic is an essential part of the holiday season and Tulaine's impressive performance brings every character to life.

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The Church Wives of Manhattan  
American Theater of Actors- ATA Theatre The Church Wives of Manhattan
 
"Heavy is the head that wears the crown" -- heavier still are the heads that wear the magnificent hats in The Church Wives of Manhattan: The Monologue Show. Unbeknownst to each other, the proud and confident women who grace the pews of The NYC Love Church every Sunday are all secretly dealing with a range of issues. During an otherwise "routine" meeting, these issues (and many other secrets) come tumbling out as the women discover they are more alike than different. Now in its ninth season, TyLow Productions presents this gripping and thought-provoking show.

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Cinderella  
Broadway Theatre Cinderella
 
Re-invents the classic tale of a maid-turned-princes. With pumpkin, glass slippers, Fairy Godmother and other story elements intact, it is now Cinderella's turn to rescue the Prince, reminding us once again that in a cruel world the act that matters most is kindness.

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Cinderella  
Players Theatre Cinderella
 
See the classic fairy tale come to life on stage in the intimate Players Theatre. In this musical adaptation by Michael Sgouros & Brenda Bell, the beautiful but put-upon Cinderella must toil all day under the smirking demands of her awful stepsisters -- and then sleep among the cinders come night. Cinderella finds a way to make it to the Prince's ball, though, and even manages to capture his heart. Yes, she loses one of her shoes in the process, but what she gains is more precious than all the gold in the kingdom. Before the one-hour musical begins, you and your family can participate in interactive arts workshops where you'll learn about the original book and how it was brought to the stage. Kids can even make their own pumpkin carriage and magic wand to take home as a souvenir.

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Cowboy Mouth  
13th Street Repertory Company Cowboy Mouth
 
Follow the seedy exploits of Slim and Cavale, two tumultuous artists based on Sam Shepard and Patti Smith, who wrote the play during their relationship. Cavale (inspired by Smith) and Slim (modeled on Shepard) live in New York City during the '60s and '70s, and together with their pet lobster, the pair live, fight and create enough for 10,000 lifetimes before their partnership disintegrates. Smith and Shepard wrote Cowboy Mouth in two nights by passing a typewriter back and forth between them, writing deranged, emotionally fueled dialogue.

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Disenchanted!  
Theatre at St. Clement's Disenchanted!
 
Poisoned apples. Glass slippers. Who needs 'em?! Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses in the new musical comedy that's anything but Grimm. Forget the princesses you think you know. After multiple sold-out runs nationwide, these royal renegades toss off their tiaras to bring their hilariously subversive, not-for-the-kiddies musical to New York City - and fairy tales will never be the same!

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Distorted Diznee  
The Laurie Beechman Theatre Distorted Diznee
 
It's a whole new world as Dallas DuBois invites you to be her guest at Distorted Diznee, an outrageous look at the world's most beloved animated classics. DuBois and her talented troupe of fabulous drag queens will take you on a twisted -- and very adult -- journey to a magical kingdom unlike any other. You might look at Ariel, Snow White and the other fairy-tale femme fatales in a totally different light after seeing this show. The 70-minute extravaganza features high-energy dance numbers, comedy, dazzling costumes and lip-synching "ladies" ready to offer you a happy ending -- that is, if you believe in fairies.

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Drunk Shakespeare  
Roy Arias Theatre Drunk Shakespeare
 
A self-proclaimed "drinking club with a Shakespeare problem," the merry members of The Drunk Shakespeare Society invite you to join them for a night of suds and sonnets, cocktails and couplets, booze and ... well, you get the idea. As one member of this talented cast of lead-livered actors imbibes more than their fair share of liquid courage, an outrageous evening of theater ensues as they attempt to lead the rest of the cast through a Shakespeare story in just over one hour. Rest assured, the results will be sloppy, silly and occasionally iambic as the night devolves into inevitable debauchery.

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The Eight: Reindeer Monologues  
Corner Office NYC Theater The Eight: Reindeer Monologues
 
This down-and-dirty dark comedy takes a look at the seedy side of Santa and Mrs. Claus, as a sex scandal rocks Santa's North Pole and his "trusty" reindeer take the stage to dish all kinds of St. Nick dirt. As each reindeer takes the stage, a horrific tale of corruption and perversion emerges, which seems to implicate everyone from the littlest elf to the tainted Saint himself. Accusations, rumors and all-out attacks fly faster than the jolly ol' man's sleigh in this foul-mouthed play that's sure to have mature audiences howling with holiday laughs.

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The Fantasticks  
Snapple Theater Center The Fantasticks
 
When Matt and Luisa fall in love against the wishes of their feuding families, a modern-day Romeo and Juliet unfolds, with plenty of comedy, drama and music, along with a healthy dose of moonlight and magic. Featuring the beloved songs "Try to Remember," "They Were You" and "Soon It's Gonna Rain," the original off-Broadway run of this timeless musical lasted an astonishing 42 years and continues to charm sold-out audiences all over the world. The legendary Tony-winning actor Jerry Orbach (Promises, Promises, Law & Order) played the narrator El Gallo in the original cast, and the show now runs in the theater named after him.

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From Here to Eternity: The Musical  
Leonard Nimoy Thalia, Symphony Space From Here to Eternity: The Musical
 
Tim Rice's From Here to Eternity: The Musical makes its much-anticipated Broadway debut in 2015 after a run on London's West End. If you want to get an early, exclusive look before the show hits Broadway, you won't want to miss this special screening filmed in London specifically for movie theaters. This event, taking place the week of the anniversary of Pearl Harbor, will include an interview with Tim Rice, along with behind-the-scenes footage. This musical's based on the 1951 novel From Here to Eternity, a World War II drama that became a 1953 film. Starring Burt Lancaster and Frank Sinatra, From Here to Eternity was a hit with audiences and critics alike and went on to win eight Academy Awards.

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Fuerza Bruta: Look Up  
Daryl Roth Theatre Fuerza Bruta: Look Up
 
Fuerzabruta is an event where worlds collide, dreams are real and reality takes a back seat. Set in vigorous motion, the visuals include a man running full throttle through a series of moving walls, individuals racing to connect from opposite sides of a whirling sail and performers frolic and interact in a watery world suspended just above the audience. The action is set to a dynamic soundtrack that spans percussive beats, engaging melodies and hypnotic ambient music.

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A Gentleman's Guide To Love and Murder  
Walter Kerr Theatre A Gentleman's Guide To Love and Murder
 
Monty Navarro has just received some really great news! He's a long-lost member of a noble family and could become the next Earl of Highhurst. There are only eight minor issues, namely the other relatives who precede him in line for the title. So Monty does what any ambitious, highborn gentleman would do: he sets out to eliminate them one by one, all while juggling his mistress (she is after more than just love), his fiancee (she's his cousin, but who's keeping track?), plus the constant threat of landing behind bars! But it will all be worth it if he can slay his way into Highhurst Castle... and be done in time for tea.

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Grapefruit  
Stage Left Studio Grapefruit
 
Actress Cheryl King, artistic and managing director of Stage Left Studio, stars in this one-woman play by musician and writer Sally Lambert, who had planned to appear in the show herself before succumbing to cancer in 2010. Grapefruit, which refers to the size of her tumor, takes you on a wryly funny and thought-provoking hourlong journey through the odyssey and ironies of America's current health-care system, the many personal emotional battles that are fought by those with cancer and the measure of relief that Lambert ultimately found in alternative therapies. Theresa Gambacorta directs.

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The Greatest Pirate Holiday Spectacularrr!  
Snapple Theater Center The Greatest Pirate Holiday Spectacularrr!
 
With The Greatest Pirate Holiday Spectacularrr!, this crew of silly swashbucklers attempts to retell one of the most classic tales of the holiday season. Think Pirates of the Caribbean meets Whose Line is it Anyway? meets A Christmas Carol. There's just one thing: They're missing a script, so they'll need a little help from Charles Dickens and you. Mini-mateys and seasoned sailors alike can fill in the holes with spontaneous ideas and these pirates-turned-players will improvise a brand new holiday musical based on those suggestions.

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Hansel and Gretel  
Metropolitan Opera House Hansel and Gretel
 
An opera as delicious as a gingerbread house -- and as magical as the witch who lives inside it -- Hansel and Gretel has delighted music lovers of all ages since Engelbert Humperdinck first composed it in 1893. No matter how familiar you may be with this story of two siblings wandering through an enchanted forest, this "fairy-tale opera" still has the power to charm and elicit emotion. In fact, Humperdinck's "Evening Benediction" (Abendsegen) is considered one of the most touching pieces of music ever composed for stage. So follow these two intrepid youngsters as they battle a witch with a truly "childish" appetite amidst a whimsical setting of suit-clad trees, giant chefs and an industrial kitchen in this performance, presented by The Metropolitan Opera, that's sung entirely in English and perfect for the whole family.

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The Heart of Man: Private Struggles  
American Theater of Actors- ATA Theatre The Heart of Man: Private Struggles
 
Gospel stage play producer Ty Lowman presents The Heart of Man: Private Struggles, a collection of all-male monologues. The scene is set when six friends gather for their usual Saturday morning game of basketball. What unfolds instead is a soul-baring session, with each man opening up about his most private emotions. One by one, these men who've been trained to smile and hide their pain start to shed their guarded personas and share their deepest thoughts.

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Here Lies Love  
The Public Theater Here Lies Love
 
The Public Theater's award-winning disco popera, ingeniously conceived and written by David Byrne (Talking Heads), takes you right into the middle of the action, following former Filipina First Lady Imelda Marcos (Ruthie Ann Marcos) on her rise to power and subsequent fall to infamy, propelled by a pounding dance beat. With its acclaimed score by Byrne and big-beat DJ Fatboy Slim, the bio musical "sets a new standard for audience participation" (The New York Times) through its innovative staging by director Alex Timbers (Rocky, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson). You'll learn the latest Manila dance steps, attend political rallies, and more, while delving into the fascinating life of one of the 20th century's most talked-about figures.

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Il Barbiere di Siviglia  
Metropolitan Opera House Il Barbiere di Siviglia
 
Michele Mariotti conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra in this effervescent production of Rossini's funniest and most popular opera. The Barber of Seville's timeless story of young love unfolds in Spain and finds Count Almaviva striving to win the love of the beautiful Rosina. To rescue her from her awful guardian, the Count enlists the help of the town's busybody barber, the famed Figaro, who ends up creating mostly mayhem with his disguises and schemes. With a triumphant overture made famous through other mediums, The Barber of Seville appeals to both opera newbies and aficionados. Sung in Italian with Met Titles in English, German, Italian and Spanish.

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In My Life: The John Lennon Tribute  
B.B. King Blues Club In My Life: The John Lennon Tribute
 
Imagine spending a music-filled evening with John Lennon while he plays some of his most beloved songs on acoustic guitar, shares the stories behind his incredible tunes and relives the music that defined a generation. Faithfully recreated by Carlo Cantamessa, who has portrayed the role of John Lennon in Beatlemania shows for 30 years, In My Life: The John Lennon Tribute brings Lennon's soul, wit and timeless music to life on the stage in a toe-tapping tribute to the legendary Beatle. Each show features audience interaction and a personal touch that makes that evening's performance a unique experience.

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Inspecting: Romeo and Juliet  
The Gene Frankel Theatre Inspecting: Romeo and Juliet
 
Arguably the most famous love story of all time, the tale of Romeo and Juliet has been performed as opera, ballet, theatrical musical and film -- each interpreting the romantic myth in their own unique way. Now The Onomatopoeia Theatre Company is giving audiences an opportunity to choose how this legendary story of star-crossed lovers unfolds. Each night before the show, audience members will be asked a series of questions that'll determine the direction and interpretation of that evening's performance. Be a part of the theatrical adventure with this innovative performance where no two shows are ever identical.

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The Irving Berlin Ragtime Revue  
13th Street Repertory Company The Irving Berlin Ragtime Revue
 
Irving Berlin composed some of the greatest popular songs ever written. His enchanting songs have been recorded and re-recorded by everyone from Bing Crosby to Jerry Garcia, while George Gershwin called him "the greatest songwriter that has ever lived." The glories of Berlin's tunes, particularly the ones from early in his career, are showcased in a new musical, The Irving Berlin Ragtime Revue. This fast-paced show with a lively cast includes 40 of Berlin's songs -- among them such well-known tunes as "Alexander's Ragtime Band" and "When the Midnight Choo Choo Leaves for Alabam'" -- along with lovely rarities, rediscoveries and even some tunes that have never been recorded.

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It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play  
The Palace Stamford It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play
 
It's a Wonderful Life, one of the all-time great Christmas stories, comes to life in a live 1940s-style radio broadcast from WVL Radio Theatre. Based on Frank Capra's iconic film starring James Stewart, this holiday favorite tells the story of George Bailey, a down-on-his-luck man whose guardian angel shows him what his town would be like had he never been born. A tearjerker even the biggest Grinch won't be able to resist, It's a Wonderful Life is sure to put you in the holiday spirit. Now you can experience this perennial favorite with the added charm of a vintage radio play, complete with four actors playing dozens of characters and producing the sound effects.

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Jacques Brel Returns  
Stage 72 Jacques Brel Returns
 
A rotating cast of Broadway and international artists performs highlights from the acclaimed revival of the long-running off-Broadway revue Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris in a cabaret setting. Tony Award-nominee Robert Cuccioli (Jekyll & Hyde), Kevin Del Aguila (composer of Altar Boyz) and Tamra Hayden (Cabaret) are among the artists participating in the show, which includes such Brel favorites as "Carousel," "If We Only Have Love" and "Ne Mes Quitte Pas."

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Jersey Boys  
August Wilson Theatre Jersey Boys
 
Based on the life story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massi. The musical chronicles the lives of a group of blue-collar boys from the wrong side of the tracks who became one of the biggest American pop music sensations of all time. They wrote their own songs, invented their own sounds and sold 175 million records worldwide - all before they were thirty. Features their hit songs 'Sherry', 'Big Girls Don't Cry', 'Rag Doll', 'Oh What a Night' and 'Can't Take My Eyes Off of You'

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Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales: Unwrapped  
The Laurie Beechman Theatre Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales: Unwrapped
 
RuPaul's Drag Race favorite Jinkx Monsoon returns to The Laurie Beechman Theater with her irreverent holiday show, Unwrapped 2014. Hot on the heels of their success in last year's smash off-Broadway hit, The Vaudevillians, Monsoon and her costar Major Scales now star in this campy show that takes a jaded peek at the holiday season through the eyes of two embittered, sassy queens. A retooling of a previous Monsoon and Scales holiday show, Unwrapped 2014 features original songs and comedy, along with such covers as Sarah Silverman's "Give the Jew Girl Toys" and a twisted version of Mariah Carey's "All I Want For Christmas Is You."

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Joffrey Ballet School's The Nutcracker  
NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts Joffrey Ballet School's The Nutcracker
 
The world-famous Joffrey Ballet School, along with guest artists from the Joffrey Concert Group, bring their beloved production of The Nutcracker to life with the help of close to 300 dancers, impressive sets, colorful costumes and more, all set to Tchaikovsky's timeless score. This annual yuletide ballet tells the story of a young girl named Clara who receives a magical nutcracker doll one Christmas Eve, and sets out on a adventurous journey to the Land of the Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets. Dancing mice, dolls and sugar plums are all part of the fun as students from the children's, youth ballet and ballet trainee programs star in this full-length version of the traditional holiday favorite.

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JOHN  
Leonard Nimoy Thalia, Symphony Space JOHN
 
The National Theatre Live's latest screening of a world-class arts performance comes to Symphony Space in a live, HD broadcast. JOHN is the creation of the renowned DV8 Physical Theatre, a unique theatrical work that combines movement and spoken word to tell real-life stories in an intense and authentic way. Lloyd Newson, DV8's Artistic Director, interviewed more than 50 men asking them frank questions about such topics as love and sex. One of those men was John. What emerged was a story that is both extraordinary and touching.

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Katz 'N' Dogz  
The Secret Theatre Katz 'N' Dogz
 
Romeow the Cat and Joolz Muttleycrew the Dog just want to be friends ... thereby hangs a tail. Katz 'N' Dogz, very loosely based on Shakespeare's classic tale of star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, is filled with all sorts of fun characters your kids will love. There's Bones the Dog, Tabitha the Tabby and even Officer Pigoutski -- the wise-cracking pig policeman who has his hands full trying to keep the peace in Two House City, where this goofy story is set. An interactive, hour-long show packed with jokes and songs, Katz 'N' Dogz is a theatrical treat designed for kids age 3 and older.

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La Boheme  
Metropolitan Opera House La Boheme
 
A passionate tale of romance and youthful idealism set in early-1800s Paris, Puccini's most famous opera, La Bohème, follows Rodolfo -- a struggling poet -- and Mimi --a shy seamstress -- as they meet and fall in love, despite the hardscrabble existence of life in the city's Latin Quarter. Financial woes, jealous exes and Mimi's increasingly worrisome sickness drive a dramatic plot filled with sensual arias that continues to resonate more than 100 years after its premiere. Composed by operatic godfather Giacomo Puccini with an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa, the Metropolitan Opera brings back the classic La Bohème, again with Franco Zeffirelli's colorful, minutely detailed and popular production.

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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe  
St. Luke's Theatre The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
 
This creative adaptation of C.S. Lewis' beloved tale is the first in his classic series, The Chronicles of Narnia. Two actors play eight characters, both human and animal. Travel to Narnia through the old wardrobe with the four Pevensie children, and get swept up in their journey to stand with the great lion Aslan against the evil White Witch. She's placed the land of Narnia under enchantment, and now it's always winter, but never Christmas. You'll be drawn into the theater's "magic circle," where children and animals, fauns and mythical creatures come to life in this enchanting tale.

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A Little Princess  
54 Below A Little Princess
 
Celebrate the holiday season with this beloved musical based on the enduring children's book by Frances Hodgson Burnett (author of The Secret Garden). Andrew Lippa and Brian Crawley's musical version of A Little Princess has charmed audiences on Broadway and around the country, and now it's hitting the stage at 54 Below for a special concert version. The cast features Abigail Shapiro as Sarah Crewe (Cindy Lou Who in How The Grinch Stole Christmas, Shapiro Sisters: Live Out Loud -- Live at 54 Below), composer Lippa (Big Fish, I Am Harvey Milk) as Captain Crewe and many Broadway stars to be announced soon. A Little Princess is the story of a generous and inventive young girl who is left at the mercy of a cruel headmistress after her father disappears searching for the mysterious city of Timbuktu.

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The Long Christmas Dinner  
Lincoln Center The Long Christmas Dinner
 
Here's a rare chance to see Thornton Wilder's one-act play and Paul Hindemith's one-act opera of The Long Christmas Dinner performed together. Spanning 90 years, this perennial holiday fave reveals the lives of several generations of the Bayard family through some of their Christmas dinners. You'll experience the beloved story twice -- first as Wilder's original drama, then as Paul Hindemith's one-act opera, sung in English and featuring the talented musicians of American Symphony Orchestra. This special Goldstar offer also includes your choice of CD featuring favorite performances conducted by ASO's music director, Leon Botstein.

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Mamma Mia!  
Broadhurst Theatre Mamma Mia!
 
Inspired by the songs of ABBA. This original musical is a story of family and friendship as it unfolds on a tiny Greek island. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited twenty years ago.

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Matt and Ben  
The Theater at Joria Productions Matt and Ben
 
Before she appeared on NBC's The Office and starred in her own sitcom, Mindy Kaling co-wrote the play Matt & Ben. A parody she penned with friend Brenda Withers, Matt & Ben reimagines the story behind Matt Damon and Ben Affleck's rise from Beantown nobodies to Hollywood golden boys thanks to Good Will Hunting. In real life, the men wrote that hit film themselves, but in this version of the story, the script drops mysteriously from the heavens and the pair comes to realize that they're actually being tested by a higher power.

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Menorah Horah Hanukkah Burlesque Show  
Highline Ballroom Menorah Horah Hanukkah Burlesque Show
 
Drop that dreidel and hold on to your latkes because the Schlep Sisters are heating up the holidays with the 8th annual Menorah Horah Hanukkah Burlesque Show. Celebrate eight dreidel-spinning nights of Hanukkah in one special evening of music, laughs, latkes and burlesque with Hanukkah's hottest Hebrew hotties. The world-class Schlep Sisters - Minnie Tonka and Darlinda Just Darlinda - are joined by premier burlesque stars Little Brooklyn, Jonny Porkpie, Cherry Pitz, The Bedlam Dolls, Zoe Ziegfeld and Varla Velour. DJ Momotaro will make you dance, while host Sherry Vine will keep you laughing until your candles burn out. All that fun, for just a little gelt.

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Murdered by the Mob  
Arno Ristorante Murdered by the Mob
 
If you miss The Sopranos and have watched Goodfellas and The Godfather too many times to count, then you're gonna love seeing who gets Murdered by the Mob. This outrageous interactive comedy-mystery has been entertaining New York City audiences for more than 15 years. When one of the made men celebrating at Arno Ristorante is the victim of a hit, everyone's a suspect -- including you. So fugeddaboutit as you enjoy an Italian dinner, dancing and an entertaining show while mingling with mobsters and matching wits with the cop who's on the case.

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My Big Gay Italian Funeral  
St. Luke's Theatre My Big Gay Italian Funeral
 
First there was the off-Broadway hit My Big Gay Italian Wedding. Now there's been a death in the family, and the Staten Island funeral home quickly fills up with zany and over-the-top family members who haven't seen each other in years. They might have come to pay their somber last respects, but the baggage they drag in with them soon upstages the deceased. The ensemble of 17 comedic actors in My Big Gay Italian Funeral will make you die laughing!

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My Big Gay Italian Wedding  
St. Luke's Theatre My Big Gay Italian Wedding
 
A hit in its previous run, My Big Gay Italian Wedding returns to St. Luke's Theatre off-Broadway. Anthony Pinnunziato wants to marry his boyfriend, Andrew Polinski, in a traditional Italian wedding. But then everyone else starts to get involved, pitching in with ideas and "help." The situation quickly spins into a hilarious fiasco as Anthony's friends and family try to have their way with the ceremony. From a saboteur ex-boyfriend to a loud, opinionated and very outspoken Italian mother, personalities, cultures and characters collide in this music- and dance-filled extravaganza that tackles the issue of gay marriage with heart and humor.

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My Son The Waiter, A Jewish Tragedy  
Stage 72 My Son The Waiter, A Jewish Tragedy
 
My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy tells the humor-filled and heartwarming tale of actor-comedian Brad Zimmerman, whose 29-year quest to build a performing career is supported by a "temporary" job in the restaurant industry. Zimmerman, who's opened for Joan Rivers, George Carlin and Brad Garrett, shares stories of his oft-hilarious family, career and none-too-successful love life in this one-man show that's played to appreciative audiences across the country. You might also recognize him from The Sopranos, where he played Johnny Sack's lawyer -- so at least he could say he met his parents' expectations, even if it was as a fictional character.

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Newsical The Musical  
The Kirk at Theatre Row Newsical The Musical
 
Newsical is back lampooning current events, headlines, newsmakers, celebrities and politicians of the day, including the Tea Party, immigration in Arizona, Don't Ask Don't Tell, the Crazy Jet Blue Flight Attendant, bed bugs, Lindsay Lohan, Oprah's Final Season and more!

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The Nothing Is Not Ready Circus  
Theater for the New City The Nothing Is Not Ready Circus
 
Bread and Puppet Theater presents The Nothing Is Not Ready Circus, a play featuring enormous handmade puppets and lively brass band music. For 50 years, the award-winning Vermont-based theater company has been known for its powerful imagery and larger-than-life papier-mâché puppets. Suitable for all ages, The Nothing Is Not Ready Circus is grounded in the concept of peasant revolution and features characters including butterflies, cockroaches, elephants, lions, horses and dogs. After each performance, you're welcome to inspect masks and puppets and check out the Cheap Art posters and banners for sale.

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NTLive Screening: Skylight  
Leonard Nimoy Thalia, Symphony Space NTLive Screening: Skylight
 
Bill Nighy (Love Actually, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel) and Carey Mulligan (Inside Llewyn Davis, The Great Gatsby) star as former lovers who attempt to rekindle their long-lost flame in Skylight. Their characters, Tom and Kyra, spend one bitterly cold London evening figuring out what went wrong between them in the first place. Rounding out the cast is Mulligan's An Education co-star Matthew Beard. Tony Award-winning director Stephen Daldry (Billy Elliot) helms this National Theatre Live production, which was written by his The Hours collaborator David Hare. The performance is broadcast in HD from London's West End to screens around the world.

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The Nutcracker  
Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts- Pace University The Nutcracker
 
Marching toy soldiers, waltzing snowflakes, mischievous mice and Tchaikovsky's unforgettable score are quintessential hallmarks of the holidays. Celebrate the season with the Gelsey Kirkland Academy's presentation of The Nutcracker, a holiday ballet for the whole family. Featuring dancers of all ages, this annual classic tells the story of young Marie, who's disappointed in the gift of a wooden nutcracker doll from her godfather at a Christmas Eve party. But that night, she dreams it comes to life and together, they battle the wicked Mouse King and journey through an enchanted forest of snow, where she finally discovers love and light. Co-artistic director of her company with her husband Michael Chernov, Gelsey Kirkland is one of the most famous ballerinas of the 20th century, creating leading roles in major works by George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins and many others in her time with the New York City Ballet and the American Ballet Theatre. In fact, it was her performance in Mikhail Baryshnikov's 1977 televised production of The Nutcracker that brought her wide public acclaim.

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Of Mice and Men  
Leonard Nimoy Thalia, Symphony Space Of Mice and Men
 
Golden Globe winner and Academy Award nominee James Franco (127 Hours, Milk) and Chris O'Dowd (Bridesmaids, Girls) star as George and Lennie, an unlikely pair of friends drifting across the farms and fields of California. As migrant workers adrift during the Great Depression, the two dream of settling down and living "off the fatta the lan." But their plans (like all those "of mice and men") are jeopardized by hard times and the cruelties of fate. Leighton Meester (Country Strong, Gossip Girl) and Tony Award winner Jim Norton (The Seafarer) costar in this landmark American play, adapted from John Steinbeck's classic and controversial novel. This production that Time Magazine called "a moving masterpiece" is broadcast in HD from London's West End to screens around the world.

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Once  
Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre Once
 
Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards including BEST MUSICAL, ONCE is a truly original Broadway experience. Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, ONCE tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who's about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. As the chemistry between them grows, his music soars to powerful new heights... but their unlikely connection turns out to be deeper and more complex than your everyday romance. Emotionally captivating and theatrically breathtaking, ONCE draws you in from the very first note and never lets go. It's an unforgettable story about going for your dreams... not living in fear... and the power of music to connect all of us.

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Perfect Crime  
Snapple Theater Center Perfect Crime
 
For more than 27 years, the mystery-thriller Perfect Crime has kept audiences guessing with its comic, romance-filled take on the whodunit, making it the longest-running non-musical play in New York City history. The complex, twisty story unfolds in the secluded Connecticut mansion of Harvard-educated psychiatrist Margaret Brent, who's accused of murdering her wealthy British husband, and soon finds herself tangling with a handsome detective, who may just have fallen for her. Catherine Russell has starred as Brent, missing but a scant four performances, since the show opened in 1987, earning her a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records.

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Pirate Pete's Parrot  
The Secret Theatre Pirate Pete's Parrot
 
Climb aboard, get your sea legs steady and get ready for adventure with The Secret Theatre's children's musical, Pirate Pete's Parrot. In the tradition of English pantomime shows (first produced in the 1700s and still wildly popular today), Pirate Pete's Parrot delivers music, mischief and a boatload of laughs for both children and adults. The play revolves around Pete, a lovable rogue on a mission to find his runaway parrot, Polly. He decides it can't hurt to try to find some some buried treasure as well, since he's already on a journey. He still needs to make this month's rent, after all. With Pete's endearing crew of misfits, his adventures are filled with songs, sword fights and plenty of audience interaction.

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Pocatello  
Playwrights Horizons Mainstage Pocatello
 
Grey's Anatomy alumnus T.R. Knight leads an ensemble cast in the world premiere of Pocatello, the latest work from MacArthur "Genius" Fellow Samuel D. Hunter (The Whale, The Few), at Playwrights Horizons. Hunter returns to his native Idaho for this highly anticipated, heartbreaking comedy about Eddie, the manager of an Italian chain restaurant in Pocatello -- a small, unexceptional American city that is slowly being paved over with strip malls and franchises. But he can't serve enough Soup, Salad and Breadstick Specials to make his hometown feel like home. Against the harsh backdrop of Hunter's Idaho, Pocatello is a cry for connection in an increasingly lonely American landscape. Davis McCallum, Hunter's frequent collaborator, helms the production.

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Riding The Midnight Express  
Barrow Street Theatre Riding The Midnight Express
 
Billy Hayes' harrowing account of his time in a Turkish prison and his daring escape has been a best-selling book, an Oscar-winning Oliver Stone movie and now a one-man show. You can see the story unfold live on stage, performed by the man who lived it. Hayes will reveal aspects of his adventures that have not been told before, as well as correct scenes that were fictionalized for the movie. A typical rebellious youth of the '60s, Hayes decided to "turn on, tune in and drop out" with an extended trip to Europe. To fund his adventures, he began smuggling hashish until he was caught and sentenced to life in prison. After enduring five years there, Hayes made a desperate escape across a stormy sea and came home to a new life as a writer, speaker and performer to bring his thrilling yet cautionary tale to awestruck audiences. Stay after the show for a talk-back with Hayes to learn more about his story.

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Ruthless! The Musical  
Stage 72 Ruthless! The Musical
 
Move over, Honey Boo Boo! This hilarious musical combination of Gypsy, The Bad Seed and All About Eve finds talented and ultra-driven 8-year-old Tina Denmark going to any length to secure the coveted lead role of Pippi Longstocking in her elementary school musical -- which puts the leading lady in grave danger. Winner of the 1993 New York Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Off-Broadway Musical, Ruthless! is a hilarious send-up of the entertainment business full of one-liners and over-the-top plot twists. During its long off-Broadway run in the 1990s, the show featured none other than Britney Spears and Natalie Portman understudying the role of Tina Denmark. Starring the show's creators -- Marvin Laird and Joel Paley -- this production also stars Rita McKenzie from the show's original L.A. company.

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Sex Tips For Straight Women From A Gay Man  
777 Theatre Sex Tips For Straight Women From A Gay Man
 
Set inside a local university auditorium, where the featured event is an interactive discussion with the author of Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man. With the help of Stefan, a hunky stage assistant, author Dan Anderson encourages the shy and studious moderator of the event, Robyn, to follow her dreams while following his tips.

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Shut Up Sit Down and Eat  
Snapple Theater Center Shut Up Sit Down and Eat
 
A quartet of seasoned New York stand-ups star in this new comedy, which finds four Italian-Americans waiting to participate in a group session with a shrink. But when it becomes obvious they've been stood up, they decide to give the therapy thing a shot on their own. Dubbed a "plomedy" for the way it mixes a traditional play with stand-up comedy, Shut Up Sit Down & Eat is deliciously relatable. The show stars Tina Giorgi (Comics Unleashed), Joe Moffa, Chris Monty and Eric Tartaglione (Last Comic Standing).

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Side Show  
St. James Theatre Side Show
 
Academy Award-winning director Bill Condon (Chicago, Dreamgirls) and Grammy-winning composer Henry Krieger (Dreamgirls) head up an exciting new reimagining of this 1997 Tony-nominated musical. Based on the remarkable true story, Side Show follows the legendary Hilton twins, Daisy and Violet, as they rise from side-show attractions to celebrities of their day -- all the while searching for love and acceptance amidst the spectacle of fame and scrutiny under the spotlight. Don't miss their one-of-a-kind journey to discovering that the very thing that makes them different also makes them extraordinary.

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Sistas: the Musical  
St. Luke's Theatre Sistas: the Musical
 
When a trio of African-American sisters, their mom and their white sister-in-law arrive for the funeral of the family matriarch, they begin to unearth mementos that lead them to look back at their own relationships as well as the history of black women, as told through the hit songs of each era. Dorothy Marcic's musical takes you through the struggles of the '30s and the girl group sounds of the '60s, right up to the power decade of the '90s with songs ranging from Billie Holiday to Beyonce, including ""Oh, Happy Day," "Mama Said," "I Will Survive" and "A Woman's Worth."

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Sleep at Your Own Risk  
Stage Left Studio Sleep at Your Own Risk
 
When playwright Matthew Ethan Davis began sleepwalking as an adult, he'd wake up with no memory of eating a bunch of food, starting a fight with his boyfriend or even walking out of his apartment naked. Davis sought professional help and found surprisingly few resources for sleepwalkers, so he decided to write a play to help cope with his condition. In Sleep at Your Own Risk, a one-man show starring Brendan Wahlers, the main character discusses the absurdities of sleepwalking -- weaving comedy and compassion into compelling theater.

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Stomp  
Orpheum Theatre Stomp
 
The Orpheum Theatre hosts the international smash hit STOMP. This famed high-energy show features a cast of eight performers, creating a wildly rhythmic noise with unconventional instruments -- everything from brooms and garbage cans to matchboxes and hubcaps and more -- and also features plenty of unexpected comedy and audience interaction. A true worldwide phenomenon, STOMP has been running continuously at the Orpheum since 1994 and is the winner of both Obie and Drama Desk Awards. Since the first performance in 1991, this thrilling production has toured to more than 350 cities and earned praise as one of this generation's most mesmerizing theatrical events.

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Tail! Spin!  
Lynn Redgrave Theater Tail! Spin!
 
Politics is dirty. Politicians are dirtier. The truth is laid hysterically bare in Tail! Spin!, a wildly inventive new comedy drawn verbatim from the leaked emails, raunchy texts, and tell-tale tweets that brought down politicians Anthony ("I Was Hacked") Weiner, Mark ("Appalachian Trail") Sanford, Larry ("Wide Stance") Craig, and Mark ("Underage Page") Foley. Using only the actual words of the disgraced politicians, their paramours, and the skeptical media they tried so hard to spin, Tail! Spin! weaves an intricate, overlapping narrative of the power of sex -- and the sex lives of the powerful. This comedy was created by congressional aide turned lobbyist turned radio host Mario Correa (NPR, WNYC, SiriusXM) and features Saturday Night Live alum Rachel Dratch heading up a cast of hilarious Broadway, TV and stand-up stars.

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This Is Our Youth  
Cort Theatre This Is Our Youth
 
Set in New York in 1982, This Is Our Youth follows forty-eight hours in the lives of three very lost young souls: Warren (Michael Cera), a dejected nineteen year old who has just stolen 15,000 dollars from his abusive, tycoon father; Dennis (Kieran Culkin), his charismatic drug-dealing friend who helps Warren put the stolen money to good use; and Jessica (Tavi Gevinson), the anxiously insightful young woman who Warren yearns for. This Is Our Youth is a living snapshot of the moment when many young people go out into the world on their own, armed only with the ideas and techniques they developed as teenagers - far more sophisticated than their parents realize, and far less effectual than they themselves can possibly imagine.

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This Wonderful Life  
Corner Office NYC Theater This Wonderful Life
 
This Wonderful Life is a charming re-imagining of one of America's most beloved Christmas classics, Frank Capra's film It's A Wonderful Life. The multi-talented Mason Walker brings to life all the unforgettable characters from the original, including George Bailey, his wife Mary, Clarence the Angel, Old Man Potter and twenty more of Bedford Falls' finest citizens. Over the course of the story, George comes to realize that life really is worth living, and that the actions of one person can make a lasting difference in the world.

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Tony n' Tina's Wedding  
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Theater Tony n' Tina's Wedding
 
The legendary interactive dinner show Tony n' Tina's Wedding returns to the heart of Times Square for a special 25th anniversary production. You'll be treated like family in this interactive comedy where audience members play the part of lovebirds Tony and Tina's eccentric family and friends, joining them for the reception, feast and hilarious family drama. After the wedding ceremony at the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Theater, the party heads to Guy's American Kitchen & Bar for the wedding reception, complete with dinner, dancing and plenty of laughs. All tickets include an Italian vegetarian pasta dinner, salad and wedding cake. "VIP Family Seating" also includes preferred seating, pictures with the cast plus personal concierge service by one of the show's "certified wedding planners."

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27 Santas and an Elf Called Kevin  
Broadway Comedy Club 27 Santas and an Elf Called Kevin
 
Santa is in trouble. Which means Christmas is in trouble. And it's up to Kevin the Elf to rally the troops and save the day! 27 Santas and an Elf Called Kevin is an original musical about the fight to save Santa and Christmas from a gang that includes Santa's evil twin brother. Fun for adults, it's sure to be a hit with the little ones. This interactive musical features an original story and score written by the British writing team of Andy Street and Jonathan Kydd. Most recently a music arranger/producer for 10 years on American Idol, Street won an Emmy and Cable Ace award for his work on the children's TV show Madeline.

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West Side Story  
Tato Laviera Theatre West Side Story
 
More than 50 years ago, West Side Story came along and changed musical theater forever with its explosive dance numbers, energetic score and portrayal of gang warfare. Taking the Romeo and Juliet story and bringing it into 1950s New York, West Side Story follows two teens as they fall in love, crossing racial divides and igniting gang rivalries with their passion. The score by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim features such hits as "Something's Coming," "Tonight," "America," "I Feel Pretty" and "Somewhere." From the first note to the final breath, West Side Story soars as one of the greatest love stories of all time.

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The Wiz  
Harlem Repertory Theatre The Wiz
 
Smash hit Broadway musical The Wiz combines fairy-tale glamour with street-wise soul in its retelling of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz in the context of African-American culture. Winner of seven Tonys, including Best Musical, it has inspired numerous revivals and a legendary movie starring Diana Ross and Michael Jackson. Now, the magic continues as the yellow brick road rolls into a new, mind-blowing production at Harlem Repertory Theatre. Set in both the venue's upstairs and downstairs performing spaces, the cast of The Wiz will sing and dance between the two floors of the building as Dorothy and her companions take the audience on a journey through the magical land of Oz. With provocative video animations, costumes and puppets dispersed throughout, this event is more than just a musical to see at the theater -- it's an immersive experience you will never forget.

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The Wizard of Oz  
Surflight Theatre The Wizard of Oz
 
L. Frank Baum's Wizard of Oz stories have inspired countless adaptations, including the famous film starring Judy Garland and the hit musical Wicked. The adventures of Dorothy (and her little dog too), the Scarecrow, the Tin Man and the Cowardly Lion have captivated generations of children and adults. In Surflight Theatre's stage production of The Wizard of Oz, you can revisit the magical Land of Oz and learn how there's no place like home, there's no place like home, there's no place like home.

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