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BILLY JOEL

Madison Square Garden

The New York native will be belting out his old favorites with the help of his revolving piano, in an on-going series of monthly concerts at this world-famous venue. He has sold more than 100 million records over a career spanning more than 40 years, and reigns as one of most popular recording artists and respected entertainers in the world. More info »

BLACKBIRD

Belasco Theater

David Harrower's riveting two-hander takes place in a grubby office storage room, with the 50-something Ray being confronted by the women whom he raped fifteen years previously, when she was twelve years old. Directed by two-time Tony winner Joe Mantello, Blackbird stars Emmy winner Jeff Daniels (The Newsroom) and Oscar nominee Michelle Williams (Cabaret, My Week With Marilyn). More info »

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

Broadway Theater

One of the most revered musicals of the 20th Century, Fiddler on the Roof makes a triumphant return to the Great White Way, a decade after its last full-scale revival. Starring five time Tony nominee Danny Burstein and directed by Bartlett Sher, this new production will use Jerome Robbins' original choreography and of course, the unforgettable, rousing songs, such as 'Tradition', 'Matchmaker, Matchmaker', 'If I Were A Rich Man' and 'Sunrise, Sunset' that truly cemented Fiddler in our hearts! More info »

THE COLOR PURPLE

Bernard B Jacobs Theater

Adapted from Alice Walker's Pultizer Prize-winning novel, The Color Purple returns to Broadway in 2015 with Grammy and Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson, Orange Is The New Black's Danielle Brooks and British actress Cynthia Erivo topping the bill. Centering on a young black girl named Celie in early 1900s America, The Color Purple is an uplifting tale of triumph over adversity, and boasts Oprah as one of its producers. More info »

A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE

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Lyceum Theater

Arthur Miller's masterpiece arrives on Broadway in 2015 courtesy of London's Young Vic, whose West End staging earlier this year wowed the critics and won three Olivier Awards. Mark Strong heads the cast as Eddie Carbone, the Brooklyn longshoreman whose infatuation with his young niece leads to tragedy. More info »

ALADDIN

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New Amsterdam Theater

In an exotic, faraway land, one young pauper's life is about to change with the luck of an ancient lamp - and you're invited to join this magic carpet ride! Based on the hit Disney classic movie Aladdin, this new 2014 Tony Award winning musical features best-loved music by Academy and Tony Award-winning composer Alan Menken and is directed by Tony Award-winning Casey Nicholaw, best known for his work on The Book of Mormon. More info »

BOOK OF MORMON

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Eugene O'Neill Theatre

From Trey Parker and Matt Stone, four-time Emmy Award-winning creators of South Park comes this outrageously funny and risque Broadway musical about a pair of mismatched Mormon boys sent on a mission to a place that's about as far from Salt Lake City as you can get. Starring BOM veteran Gavin Creel as Elder Price, fresh from his London stint in the same role, be prepared for a show where no holds are barred and perhaps cover yourself with a napkin as you'll be spluttering in comic awesomeness throughout. More info »

HAMILTON

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Richard Rodgers Theater

Fresh from the Newman Theatre, this new musical from the pen of Tony, Grammy and Emmy winner Lin-Manuel Miranda (In the Heights) explores the life of one of America's greatest figures, Alexander Hamilton. Tracing his story from humble beginnings in the West Indies to the duel which ended his life, Hamilton is a historical epic infused with Miranda's whip-smart writing and a brilliant hip-hop influenced score. More info »

SCHOOL OF ROCK - THE MUSICAL

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Winter Garden Theater

Hoping to educate us once again, Andrew Lloyd Webber returns to Broadway with a brand-new show! Adapted from the Jack Black movie of the same name, School of Rock is set to feature his bumbling lead character Dewey Finn, the substitute teacher with rock stardom on his mind. When his own efforts to take on the world fail, he turns to his new class, who happen to be more than a little handy when it comes to musical instruments! More info »

BLUE MAN GROUP

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Astor Place Theatre

Blue Man Group is one of New York's longest-running shows and one of its hardest to describe! In the show, three enigmatic bald and blue characters take the audience through a multi-sensory experience that combines theater, percussive music, art, science and vaudeville into a form of entertainment that is like nothing else either on or off Broadway. Although there is no main plot, the show is split into themes such as innocence and surprise towards technology, information overload, as well as an elegant dinner involving a Twinkie snack. More info »

MISERY

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Broadhurst Theater

For his long-awaited Broadway debut, Bruce Willis takes on the role of Paul Sheldon, a historical romance writer who has just killed off his main character, Misery Chastain, in a bid to re-invent himself as a 'serious' novelist. But unluckily for Paul, his literary re-birth has a lot of detractors, especially his 'Number One Fan' Annie Wilkes and after a car accident near her isolated house, he finds himself in her 'care'. More info »

THE HUMANS

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Helen Hayes Theater

Written as a single 90-minute scene, this play explores the gnawing anxieties that beset Pennsylvania family The Blakes as they sit down for Thanksgiving dinner. Directed by two-time Tony winner Joe Mantello (An Act of God), The Humans transfers to Broadway after its rapturously New York debut last year. More info »

HUGHIE

Booth Theater

First performed on Broadway in 1964, Eugene O'Neill's Hughie is a tightly contructed two-hander, about small-time hustler Erie and the motel night clerk whom he regales with tall tales of women and gambling. Oscar winner Forest Whitaker (The Last King of Scotland) stars as Erie, while Michael Grandage directs. More info »

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS

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Palace Theater

To be young and restless in Paris is a dream for many of us, but in the late 1940's, it's Jerry Mulligan's life. After escaping the horrors of the war, he moves to the city of romance in the hopes of avoiding the daily grind and making it as a painter. Day dreaming and dancing, with the Gershwin's wonderful score, An American in Paris celebrates the best in life, in true Parisian style! More info »

BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL

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Stephen Sondheim Theatre

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical tells the story of the life of Carole King, a Grammy-award winning singer-songwriter. This Broadway run comes after a pre-Broadway engagement in San Francisco, which also marks the production's premier. The musical features original songs by Carole King and Gerry Goffin. More info »

MATILDA

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Shubert Theatre

Matilda, Roald Dahl's much-loved classic of an extraordinary child with hideous parents is given the musical treatment by the combined talents of Tim Minchin and the Royal Shakespeare Company. This critically-acclaimed musical won four awards at the 2013 Tony Awards, including Best Book of a Musical and Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical for Gabriel Ebert. More info »

SOMETHING ROTTEN!

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St James Theater

The Bard of Avon's plays and sonnets have enriched the world for the last 500 years. He created terrible tragedies, farcical comedies, and changed the English language forever! But enough about that poser, there's a new crack duo in town and they're here to shake up Shakespeare! Behold the brothers Bottom, the creators of THE MUSICAL! Stars Brian d'Arcy James as Nick Bottom and Christian Borle, winner of the 2015 Tony for Best Featured Actor in a Musical for his take on the rock star wordsmith! More info »

STOMP

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Orpheum Theater

Stomp is one of New York's most unique entertainment experiences. A rotating cast of eight energetic young performers create rhythms and, yes, music, with their hands and feet and all manner of noisy objects, such as hammers, garbage can lids, buckets, and so on. Their technical skill is truly awesome: this perfectly synchronized ballet of juggled sticks, drums, and what-have-you is indeed thrilling to witness. More info »

THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME

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Ethel Barrymore Theater

London's National Theatre presents the Broadway debut of its sensational play, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. Based on Mark Haddon's best-selling book of the same name, this five-time Tony winning production uses extraordinary lighting, set design and props to bring this unusual and utterly unforgettable story to life. A powerful story told in a considerate and highly unique way, plays like Curious Incident don't come around very often. More info »

THE LION KING

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Minskoff Theater

Going strong since premiering in 1997, Disney's hit musical adaptation of the 1994 animated move brings the African Serengeti to life and joins the wide eyed cub Simba on the adventure of a lifetime as he grows up and accepts his destiny as the leonine King of the Pride Lands. In addition to the beloved songs penned by Sir Elton John and Tim Rice (such as the soaring 'Circle of Life') this phenomenal adaptation includes original songs created for the show and explodes with joyous, captivating music, intricate puppetry and a haunting atmosphere. More info »

WICKED

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Gershwin Theater

Long before Dorothy drops into Oz inside her flying farmhouse, there were two other young girls who happened to meet in the Land of Oz. One, born with emerald green skin is smart, fiery and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. Although sparks fly between them at first, Wicked follows these two unlikely friends and college roommates as they grow into two extraordinary women: The Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good Witch. More info »

ALLEGIANCE

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Longacre Theater

At the grand age of 77, George Takei makes his Broadway debut in this incredible story of resilience, based on his early experiences. After selling out following it's world premiere in San Diego, Allegiance, a powerful musical detailing life for Japanese Americans following Pearl Harbour, comes to New York to enlighten and educate us about this often forgotten chapter in the nation's history. He stars alongside Miss Saigon's original star, Lea Salonga. More info »

PRODIGAL SON

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New York City Center Stage I

Manhattan Theatre Club presents the latest work from Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning playwright John Patrick Stanley (Doubt). Prodigal Son follows the fortunes of a talented but troubled teenager from the Bronx who begins at a private school on Manhattan. Two faculty members must try their hardest to help realize his tremendous potential while stopping him from hitting the self-destruct button. More info »

DISASTER!

Nederlander Theater

This hilarious new jukebox musical is an over-the-top spoof of 1970's disaster movies, pitting its cast of characters against an ever-escalating series of earthquakes, tidal waves and piranhas. Soundtracked by some of the decade's smoothest (and corniest) hits, Disaster! is a guaranteed crowd-pleasing roller coaster. More info »

FUERZA BRUTA

Daryl Roth Theater

Remain upstanding, folks, for this water and light spectacular that has taken London and Buenos Aires by storm. You may get wet, you may get dirty, but bring your pals and your comfy shoes, to prepare for a visual and sensory overload that will have you gasping in awe - and possibly to catch your breath! More info »

NEW YORK CITY BALLET: LA SYLPHIDE

David H Koch Theater

NYCB's newest addition to its repertory is the wonderfully romantic and enduring Danish ballet master August Bournonville's La Sylphide. Artistic Director Peter Martins stages his 1985 interpretation that retains all of the original charm and appeal of the world's oldest surviving ballet. More info »

NOISES OFF

American Airlines Theater

From a disastrous dress rehearsal where the cast fumble their entrances and exits, to bothersome props and a final performance of missed cues and forgotten lines, Noises Off is a show-within-a-show that explores explosive personal relationships that lead to off-stage shenanigans and on-stage bedlam. It's directed by Jeremy Herrin and stars Tony-winner Andrea Martin, Rob McClure and Meagan Hilty! More info »

OUR MOTHER'S BRIEF AFFAIR

Samuel J. Friedman Theatre

Richard Greenburg's insightful play centers on a dying mother's revelation to her children, who must decide if it's true or an invention of her increasingly senile mind. Leading the cast is Tony and Golden Globe winner Linda Lavin (Collected Stories). More info »

THE KING AND I

Vivian Beaumont Theater

Rodgers and Hammerstein's epic returns to Broadway in a new production that captures the essence of this much-treasured piece of musical theatre history. It's story of a widowed governess, who is charged with teaching the severe King of Thailand's myriad royal offspring, and the journey that they both take as they teach each other about their different culture. Starring Tony winner Kelli O'Hara. More info »

AVENUE Q

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Stage 3 New World Stages

Avenue Q is the story of Princeton, a bright-eyed college grad who comes to New York City with big dreams and a tiny bank account. He soon discovers that the only neighborhood in his price range is Avenue Q; still, the neighbors seem nice. More info »

FUN HOME

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Circle in the Square Theatre

After a universally acclaimed run at The Public Theater, Fun Home transfers to Broadway in 2015. Based on a graphic novel by Alison Bechdel, this new musical traces the relationship between a deeply closeted father and his daughter. Helmed by director of the moment Sam Gold, the five-time Tony winning Fun Home is the most refreshingly atypical musical of the year. More info »

JERSEY BOYS

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August Wilson Theater

Jersey Boys is the story of how a group of blue-collar boys from the wrong side of the tracks became one of the biggest American pop music sensations of all time - Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. They wrote their own songs, invented their own sounds and sold 175 million records worldwide - all before they were 30! More info »

KINKY BOOTS

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Al Hirschfeld Theater

Kinky Boots is one of Broadway's most successful new musicals, snapping up six 2013 Tony Awards including Best Musical! The uplifting show tells the tale of a failing family-run shoe factory in England whose business trajectory is changed (and saved!) thanks to the influence of a stiletto-wearing drag queen named Lola. Wayne Brady departs the show March 27th! More info »

LES MISERABLES

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Imperial Theater

A fugitive on the run, a promise made to a dying mother and, above all, the hope that despite our circumstances, we still have the power to change the course of our destiny. Producer Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed 25th-anniversary, re-imagined production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg's Tony Award-winning musical Les Miserables is a must see Broadway experience! More info »

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

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Majestic Theater

Andrew Lloyd Webber's smash musicalization of the Gaston Leroux novel won the 1988 Tony Award for Best Musical and now celebrates over 25 years on Broadway. This musical masterpiece combines songwriting genius with an unforgettable romantic storyline - a Phantom haunting the Paris Opera House falls in love with one of its newest singers, and will stop at nothing to make her return his affections. More info »

ON YOUR FEET!

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Marquis Theater

On Your Feet! is a brand new musical which tells the story of Gloria and Emilio Estefan, a pair of Cuban immigrants who travelled to America and became two of the biggest names in the music business. Loaded with Estefan's infectious pop classics, the show will be directed by two-time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell. More info »

CHICAGO - THE MUSICAL

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Ambassador Theater

No musical conjures up quite the same combination of intrigue, drama and sex appeal as Chicago does, a formula that's taken the hit production around the world from Toronto to Tokyo, since its premiere on Broadway in 1975. Set in the roarings 1920s, this tale of two beautiful criminals - Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly - comes alive through daring dance, sensational costumes and a pinch of Razzle Dazzle. More info »

FINDING NEVERLAND

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Lunt Fontanne Theater

Finding Neverland is the true story of playwright and author JM Barrie and how his friendship with the widowed Sylvia Llewellyn Davies and her children inspired one of the world's most treasured stories. Based on the Academy Award winning movie, expect to fall in love with the power of imagination and storytelling all over again. This exciting new production stars Frasier star Kelsey Grammer! More info »

STRAIGHT

Acorn Theatre

Scott Elmegreen and Drew Fornarola's new play is razor sharp dissection of social acceptance in modern day America. At the heart of this funny new play is a love triangle, made up of investment banker Ben (Jake Epstein), who likes Emily (Jenna Gavigan), but also likes Chris (Thomas E. Sullivan). More info »

SESAME STREET LIVE: LET'S DANCE

Theater at Madison Square Garden

A new Sesame Street Live show is here! Guaranteed to get everyone up out of there seat and dancing like crazy (moms and dads too), this new production features all of your favourite Sesame Street characters performing a mix of classic and brand new songs that will get hip a-swaying and feet a-twisting. More info »

THE GAZILLION BUBBLE SHOW

Stage 2 New World Stages

Guinness record-holding bubble artist Fan Yang brings his dazzling family entertainment to Off-Broadway. More info »

METROPOLITAN OPERA: CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA / PAGLIACCI

Metropolitan Opera House

The Met Opera presents a double bill of operas - Cavalleria Rusticana by Pietro Mascagni and Pagliacci by Ruggero Leoncavallo. This pair of exciting new productions created by Sir David McVicar will see esteemed tenor Marcelo Alvarez perform the lead role in both works. Arguably the most tragic of operatic works, the two operas are both set in Sicily, with Cavalleria Rusticana set in a rustic village square in 1900, whilst Pagliacci is brought forward to a 1940s truck stop in the same area. Jealousy and betrayal are the common denominators, along with the Sicilian setting. More info »

PERFECT CRIME

Anne L. Bernstein Theater

Perfect Crime goes well beyond traditional mystery play. It is a sexy, compelling thriller, with well-timed surprises and laughs that relieve a growing dramatic tension. The main character is a Harvard-educated psychiatrist accused of bumping off her wealthy British husband. But when a handsome young detective comes calling to investigate, is everything as straight-cut as it appears? More info »

70'S SOUL JAM: THE STYLISTICS & DRAMATICS

Beacon Theater

Calling all Seventies soul fans, as two massive acts from that golden era arrive in New York from Philadelphia and Detroit for a pair of truly sexy shows! Last seen together in New York in 2013, Stylistics once again join the Dramatics, backed up by the Manhattans! It's a smooth blend of soulful ballads, doowop and classic old-skool R'n'B, making it perfect for a date night to remember this Valentines! More info »

METROPOLITAN OPERA: IL TROVATORE

Metropolitan Opera House

One of Verdi's most outlandish operas returns to the Met guided by the capable hands of Sir David McVicar. A tale of mistaken identity, obsessive love and horrifying tragedy plays against a backdrop of the Spanish Civil War. Gypsies, counts, troubadours and noblewomen all cross paths in a breakneck tale of revenge. What is the connection between the partisan Manrico and the devious Count di Luna? What dark secret does the mysterious gypsy guard with her life? And will the faithful, virginal Leonora ever be with her beloved Manrico? More info »

STRAWBERRY FIELDS: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES

B.B. King Blues Club

Strawberry Fields isn't your average tribute act - they're as good as it gets when it comes to pulling off the Beatles' concert experience. You'll get taken on a journey through the 1960s and the first four Beatles' albums, starting in 1964. No detail has been spared in sounding, looking and acting like the original Fab Four, ensuring the audience is able to have as authentic experience as possible! More info »

NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC

Avery Fisher Hall

The Philharmonic season will open with a gala evening featuring soprano Deborah Voigt. The concert will be broadcast as part of the "Live from Lincoln Center" series, and will include works by Barber, Wagner and Strauss. More info »

CHIPPENDALES

Gramercy Theatre

Hold onto your panties ladies, for the hottest, original male strip show are back on tour, and ready to rock your world! Seen by two million people worldwide annually, the boys with the rock-hard abs and the freshmen smiles are sure to help you make the most of your bachelorette, birthday or general girls' night out party when they hit your town! Talented dancers in their own right, expect to see some hip-hop, contemporary, and performance dance moves being busted out around you, all with the trouser-dropping naughtiness that is part of their signature! Go wild ladies! More info »

WILLIAM SINGE

The Studio at Webster Hall

MAXXIMIZE: BLASTERJAXX

Hammerstein Ballroom

LO MEJOR DE LOS 90S MERENGUE: WILFRIDO VARGAS, KINITO MENDEZ, RUBBY PEREZ & POCHY FAMILIA Y SU COCOBAND

Radio City Music Hall

KILLING JOKE

Irving Plaza

HUNTER VALENTINE

Bowery Ballroom

ERIC PRYDZ

Terminal 5

BRAZILIAN JAZZ AND TANGO SPECIAL: ANDRES LAPRIDA

Highline Ballroom

BLUE OYSTER CULT

B.B. King Blues Club & Grill - New York

AVENTURA & ROMEO SANTOS

United Palace Theatre

A DREAM OF RED PAVILIONS

Clurman Theatre

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