Concierge Newsletter

Broadway

Experience the Broadway Hit CATS Before It’s Gone

This is your last chance to experience “Andrew Lloyd Webber’s megahit " (The New York Times). CATS, the record-breaking musical spectacular, will play its final Broadway performance on Dec. 30th. This wonderfully imaginative show features breathtaking music, including one of musical theater’s most treasured songs—“Memory.” With a cast of beautiful dancers and singers and the original Tony®-winning sets and costumes, CATS is still Broadway’s most unforgettable event. See it for the first time, or let it thrill you once again!

250 W. 52nd St.
877.250.2929
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Galleries and Museums

Explore Over 100 Years of Louis Vuitton Fashion History

Visit Louis Vuitton’s new exhibit “Volez, Voguez, Voyagez – Louis Vuitton” now through January 7th. Curated by Olivier Saillard, the exhibition retraces Louis Vuitton’s great journey from 1854 until now, through archives of the House’s founding family members, to those who create the Louis Vuitton of today. Since the end of the 19th century, Louis Vuitton has always maintained strong ties with the United States of America. The exhibition features objects and documents from the Louis Vuitton heritage archives, select articles on loan from the Palais Galliera, Musée de la Mode de la Ville de Paris as well as Hillwood and Lyndhurst estates. The exhibition ends with a section dedicated to the savoir-faire of the artisans who work daily in the Louis Vuitton workshops. Free admission.

86 Trinity Pl.
866.884.8866
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Museums

Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World Now Through Jan. 7

Last chance to book a group visit to “Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World” at the Guggenheim Museum. See works from 71 artists and collectives including film and video, ink, installation and performance, as well as painting and photography through an educator-led tour tailored to your group’s interests and language preferences.

1071 Fifth Ave. (at 89th St.)
212.423.3575
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Off-Broadway

“BEST MUSICAL OF THE SEASON!” -Broadway Select

Now extended thru Dec. 31st, experience the hilarious new musical loosely based on Shakespeare's “Measure for Measure,” that's been called "a hoot" and "wonderful!" by The NY Times. The musical set in 1890, follows Johnny Blood, a hot-tempered young cowboy, who finds himself sentenced to hang for killing a man in a bar fight. His sister, a novice nun in a nearby mission, is persuaded to plead with a corrupt governor to spare her brother's life. The governor promises to pardon Johnny if his sister, the Sister, will 'do his bidding' for the night. Adding to the hilarious complications are a hard-bitten sheriff, a voluptuous saloon girl and a priest who reads Nietzsche. "SUPERCHARGED WITH HILARITY!" -Talkin’ Broadway.

The York Theatre Company at St. Peter's
619 Lexington Ave.
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Performances

Witness New Works From Ailey Company This Holiday Season

Visit the New York City Center now through December 31st for Alvin Ailey’s annual holiday season. Led by Artistic Director Robert Battle, Ailey’s dancers will move audiences with the world premieres of Ailey dancer Jamar Roberts’ “Members Don’t Get Weary” and Gustavo Ramírez Sansano’s “Victoria,” in addition to new productions, returning favorites, and Alvin Ailey’s masterpiece, “Revelations.” Photo Credit: Jacqueline Green and Michael Jackson Jr. Photo by Andrew Eccles.

131 W. 55th St.
212.581.1212
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The Nutcracker is Back For Another Magical Season

Last chance to book a group visit to “Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World” at the Guggenheim Museum. See works from 71 artists and collectives including film and video, ink, installation and performance, as well as painting and photography through an educator-led tour tailored to your group’s interests and language preferences.

1071 Fifth Ave. (at 89th St.)
212.423.3575
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Don’t Miss The Met’s Star-Studded Holiday Season

Experience the greatest singers on the greatest stage at the Metropolitan Opera. Highlights of the holiday season include the beloved production of Mozart’s “The Magic Flute” directed by “The Lion King’s” Julie Taymor, Humperdinck’s fairy-tale opera “Hansel and Gretel” and Lehár’s delightful “The Merry Widow” starring opera favorite Susan Graham in the title role. Tickets from $25.

30 Lincoln Center Plaza
212.362.6000
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Restaurants

Taste Brooklyn’s Finest Ales at Coney Island Brewery

Visit the Coney Island Brewery, located on Surf Avenue in the heart of Coney Island. Stop by for a pint, flight, merchandise or growlers to-go, and be sure to catch one of our free tours. With eight house-brewed beers on tap that rotate regularly, come in and discover limited-release beer offerings including Super Freak and 90 Years Young.

1904 Surf Ave., Brooklyn
718.996.0019
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