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Viewing 41–50 out of 82 events
from August 1, 2014 to December 6, 2014
in Theater (x) category

Monday, August 11, 2014

Aug11

SummerStage Presents: Urban Theatre Movement's Handball By Seth Zvi Rosenfeld Directed By Brenda Banda

at Rumsey Playfield (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.
Urban Theatre Movement's Handball, written by Seth Zvi Rosenfeld and directed by Brenda Banda delivers an explosive take on gentrification in New York City.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Aug12

SummerStage Kids Presents: Wildlife Theater from the Central Park Zoo

at Dr Martin Luther King Jr Park (in Martin Luther King Jr. Playground), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Wildlife Theater is the outreach program for the WCS and the Central Park Zoo.
Category: Kids, Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug12

Shakespeare in the Park: King Lear

at Delacorte Theater (in Central Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.
Hamish Linklater and Tony® nominee Lily Rabe return to the Park this summer as the wise-cracking, would-be lovers Beatrice and Benedick in the beloved romantic comedy Much Ado…
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Aug13

The Magic and Comedy of Jim McClenahan

at Buz O' Rourke Playground (in Crocheron Park), Queens

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Come out and enjoy the zany comedy magic show that will bring giggles for both children and adults.
Category: Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug13

CANCELLED: SummerStage Kids Presents: Puppetmobile

at Faber Park (in Faber Pool and Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
City Parks Foundation is excited to announce the return of its popular PuppetMobile production, Little Red’s Hood.
Category: Kids, Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug13

SummerStage Presents: The New York Neo-Futurists Present Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind

at East River Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The New York Neo-Futurists are an ensemble of dynamic writer/director/performers who are best known for their critically acclaimed show, Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Aug13

Shakespeare in the Park: King Lear

at Delacorte Theater (in Central Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.
Hamish Linklater and Tony® nominee Lily Rabe return to the Park this summer as the wise-cracking, would-be lovers Beatrice and Benedick in the beloved romantic comedy Much Ado…
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Aug13

Movie Night Along the River: The Croods

at Lafayette Avenue and Edgewater Road (in Hunts Point Riverside Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.
Come enjoy a family movie under the stars.
Category: Art, Film, Kids, Theater, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Aug14

Broadway in Bryant Park: Matilda, On the Town, Mamma Mia!, MOTOWN the Musical

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
The best of musicals on and off Broadway showcase their hits, plus lots of surprises from other Broadway shows. Hosted by 106.7 LiteFM DJs. Keep checking our Events Calendar…
Category: Concerts, Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Aug14

Hudson Warehouse presents The Winter's Tale

at Soldiers and Sailors Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
eontes, the King of Sicily, believes his pregnant wife is carrying his best friend’s love child.
Category: Festivals, Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

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