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Theater

From the Bard, to Hair, to modern-day performance, New York City is synonymous with public outdoor theater. Find out the latest on local and citywide performances that are held outdoors and in our public facilities.

Theater Events

Friday, August 29, 2014

Aug 29

Bryant Park Shakespeare: Love's Labor's Lost

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

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A king and friends swear an oath to renounce women, but a princess and companions put that plan to the test.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 29

A Midsummer Night's Dream at Washington Square Park

at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come enjoy this fantastical Shakespeare comedy, presented by Gorilla Repertory Theater.
Free!

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Aug 30

Bryant Park Shakespeare: Love's Labor's Lost

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

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A king and friends swear an oath to renounce women, but a princess and companions put that plan to the test.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 30

A Midsummer Night's Dream

at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come enjoy this fantastical Shakespeare comedy, presented by Gorilla Repertory Theater.
Free!

Monday, September 1, 2014

Sep 1

Zabo's Circus Show

at Carousel (in Forest Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.
This one-clown show will make guests think they are watching a 3-ring circus!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Zabo's Circus Show

at Carousel (in Forest Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.
This one-clown show will make guests think they are watching a 3-ring circus!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Sep 4

A Midsummer Night's Dream

at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come enjoy this fantastical Shakespeare comedy, presented by Gorilla Repertory Theater.
Free!

Friday, September 5, 2014

Sep 5

A Midsummer Night's Dream

at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come enjoy this fantastical Shakespeare comedy, presented by Gorilla Repertory Theater.
Free!

Saturday, September 6, 2014

Sep 6

Theater for the New City Presents Street Theater's 'Emergency!!!'

at Broadway and Wayne Street (in CPL. Thompson Park) , Staten Island

2:00 p.m.
"Emergency!!!" is a rip-roaring musical about a heroic EMT worker in a boiling, broiling city.
Free!

Sep 6

A Midsummer Night's Dream

at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come enjoy this fantastical Shakespeare comedy, presented by Gorilla Repertory Theater.
Free!

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Sep 7

Theater for the New City Presents Street Theater's 'Emergency!!!'

at Washington Square Park , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.
"Emergency!!!" is a rip-roaring musical about a heroic EMT worker in a boiling, broiling city.
Free!

Sep 7

A Midsummer Night's Dream

at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come enjoy this fantastical Shakespeare comedy, presented by Gorilla Repertory Theater.
Free!

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Sep 13

Circus Amok at Socrates Sculpture Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Circus Amok blends traditional circus skills with experimental dance, puppetry, music old and new, performance art and improvisational techniques.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 13

Circus Amok at Socrates Sculpture Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Circus Amok blends traditional circus skills with experimental dance, puppetry, music old and new, performance art and improvisational techniques.
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Sep 20

“Bad Woods”

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.
“Bad Woods” is an hour-long dance performance and music installation, inspired by the native Lenape and the forests that exist in present day.
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Oct 18

Fall Harvest Festival

at Victory Field (in Forest Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Celebrate fall with live performances, crafts, games, pumpkins face painting and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Dec 6

Holiday Happening

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park) , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Celebrate the holiday season with crafts, games, music and a surprise visitor!
Free!

Best For
Kids

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