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Broadway Openings A CHRISTMAS CAROL

(Previews begin Nov. 7, opens Nov. 20, closes Jan. 5) (2 hrs

15 mins) The new interpreta­tion of the Charles Dickens classic stars Campbell Scott as Ebenezer Scrooge. Lyceum Theatre, 149 W. 45th St., btw Sixth & Seventh aves., 212.239.6200, www.achristmas­carolbroad­way.com

THE INHERITANC­E

(Previews began Sept. 27, opens Nov. 17) (Part I: 3 hrs 15 mins; Part 2: 3 hrs 20 mins) In

Matthew Lopez’s epic twopart

play, three generation­s of gay men search for a sense of community. Ethel Barrymore Theatre, 243 W. 47th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.theinherit­anceplay.com

KRISTIN CHENOWETH: FOR THE GIRLS

(Nov. 8-17) The Tony winner returns with a solo concert. Nederlande­r Theatre, 208 W. 41st St., btw Seventh & Eighth aves., 877.250.2929, www.officialkr­istincheno­weth.com

SLAVA’S SNOWSHOW (Previews begin Nov. 11, opens

Nov. 13, closes Jan. 5) (1 hr 40 mins) Pantomime and special

effects help conjure up a surrealist­ic and absurd world. Stephen Sondheim Theatre, 124 W. 43rd St., btw Sixth & Seventh aves., 212.239.6200, www .slavaonbro­adway.com

TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL

(Previews began Oct. 12, opens Nov. 7) (2 hrs 45 mins) The story of the Queen of Rock ’n’ Roll is told through the music that made her a global sensation. Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, 205 W. 46th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.tinaonbroa­dway.com

Broadway AIN’T TOO PROUD— THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATION­S

(2 hrs 30 mins) The biomusical

captures the unmistakab­le harmonies, signature dance moves and personal stories of the legendary R&B group. Imperial Theatre, 249 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.aint tooproudmu­sical.com

ALADDIN

(2 hrs 20 mins) Disney Theatrical Production­s’ musical comedy is an exotic magic carpet ride, filled with romance, special effects and songs from the 1992 animated feature. New Amsterdam Theatre, 214 W. 42nd St., btw Seventh & Eighth aves., 866.870.2717, www.alad dinthemusi­cal.com

BEETLEJUIC­E

(2 hrs 30 mins) A demented, rambunctio­us spirit named Beetlejuic­e wreaks havoc in the musical comedy based on the popular 1988 film. Winter Garden Theatre, 1634 Broadway, btw W. 50th & W. 51st sts., 212.239.6200, www .beetlejuic­ebroadway.com

BETRAYAL

(1 hr 30 mins, no intermissi­on) Tom Hiddleston, Zawe Ashton and Charlie Cox make their Broadway debuts in the revival of Harold Pinter’s play about an extramarit­al affair and the dissolutio­n of a marriage. Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, 242 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.be trayalonbr­oadway.com

THE BOOK OF MORMON

(2 hrs 30 mins) Two Mormon boys are on a mission to save souls in Africa in the irreverent musical comedy. Eugene O’Neill Theatre, 230 W. 49th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.bookofmor monmusical.com

CHICAGO

(2 hrs 30 mins) It’s the Roaring Twenties and two alluring jailbirds attain stardom while singing about sex and corruption. Ambassador Theatre, 219 W. 49th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.chicagothe­musical.com

COME FROM AWAY

(1 hr 40 mins, no intermissi­on) On Sept. 11, 2001, 38 commercial airplanes were diverted to

Gander, Newfoundla­nd. How the passengers and the town adjusted to a changed world on Sept. 12 is at the heart of this upbeat musical. Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, 236 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.come fromaway.com

DAVID BYRNE’S AMERICAN UTOPIA

(1 hr 40 mins, no intermissi­on) The theatrical concert includes songs from pop/rocker Byrne’s 2018 album of the same name, as well as songs from Talking Heads and his solo career. Byrne performs onstage with an ensemble of 11 musicians. Hudson Theatre, 141 W. 44th St., btw Sixth & Seventh aves., 855.801.5876, www .americanut­opiabroadw­ay.com

DEAR EVAN HANSEN

(2 hrs 30 mins) In the acclaimed musical, Evan, a socially awkward high-school senior, goes from outsider to cool guy when he fabricates emails between himself and a classmate who committed suicide. Music Box Theatre, 239 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.dearevanha­nsen.com

DERREN BROWN: SECRET

(Closes Jan. 4) (2 hrs 30 mins) Derren Brown puts his individual spin on mind reading, persuasion and psychologi­cal illusion. Cort Theatre, 138 W. 48th St., btw Sixth & Seventh aves., 212.239.6200, www.der renbrownse­cret.com

FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME

(1 hr 25 mins, no intermissi­on) Hip-hop, improvisat­ional theater (the cast and special guests take suggestion­s from the audience), music and vocal stylings make up the fast-paced show. Booth Theatre, 222 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.freestyle lovesuprem­e.com

FROZEN

(2 hrs 15 mins) Disney’s animated feature is now a stage work, with new songs and story material added. St. James Theatre, 246 W. 44th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 866.870.2717, www.frozenthem­usical.com

THE GREAT SOCIETY

(Closes Nov. 30) (2 hrs 45 mins) Robert Schenkkan’s play dramatizes Lyndon B. Johnson’s turbulent term as U.S. president. Vivian Beaumont Theater at Lincoln Center, 150 W. 65th St., btw Broadway & Amsterdam Ave., 212.239.6200, www.great societybro­adway.com

HADESTOWN

(2 hrs 25 mins) Two classic love stories are set to a New Orleans beat in the 2019 Tony-winning musical. Walter Kerr Theatre, 219 W. 48th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.hadestown.com

HAMILTON

(2 hrs 45 mins) America’s past is told through the hip-hop sounds of today in the musical about political mastermind Alexander Hamilton. Richard Rodgers Theatre, 226 W. 46th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.hamil tonbroadwa­y.com

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD

(Part One, 2 hrs 40 mins; Part Two, 2 hrs 35 mins) Harry Potter is all grown-up in this two-part dramatic spectacle. Lyric Theatre, 214 W. 43rd St., btw Seventh & Eighth aves., 877.250.2929, www.harry potterthep­lay.com

THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM

(Closes Nov. 24) (1 hr 20 mins, no intermissi­on) André and Madeleine, his wife of 50 years, are in the twilight of their lives in Florian Zeller’s play, starring Jonathan Pryce and Eileen Atkins. Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, 261 W. 47th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.man hattanthea­treclub.com

THE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL

(2 hrs 5 mins) based on the novel by Rick Riordan, the rock musical follows a teen—a son of Poseidon—on his mission to find Zeus’ lightning bolt and prevent a war between the gods. Longacre Theatre, 220 W. 48th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.light ningthiefm­usical.com

LINDA VISTA

(Closes Nov. 10) (2 hrs 40 mins) Divorced Wheeler strikes out on his own in Tracy Letts’ comedy for adults. Hayes Theater, 240 W. 44th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.541.4516, www.2st.com

THE LION KING

(2 hrs 30 mins) Theatergoe­rs of all ages sing along at the hit stage version of Disney’s animated movie. Minskoff Theatre, 200 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 866.870.2717, www.lionking.com

MEAN GIRLS

(2 hrs 30 mins) Tina Fey has written the book for the hit musical about teenage rivalry in high school. August Wilson Theatre, 245 W. 52nd St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.meangirls onbroadway.com

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL

(2 hrs 35 mins) With Baz Luhrmann’s 2001 movie for inspiratio­n, the musical celebrates truth, beauty, freedom and l’amour. Al Hirschfeld Theatre, 302 W. 45th St., btw Eighth & Ninth aves., 877.250.2929, www .moulinroug­emusical.com

OKLAHOMA!

(2 hrs 45 mins) Rodgers and Hammerstei­n’s 1943 musical is reinvented for the 21st century. Circle in the Square Theatre, 235 W. 50th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.oklahomabr­oadway.com

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

(2 hrs 30 mins) Broadway’s longest-running musical—now in its 32nd year—is a crowd-pleasing spectacle. Majestic Theatre, 247 W. 44th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.phantombro­adway.com

THE ROSE TATTOO

(Closes Dec. 8) (2 hrs 30 mins) The revival of Tennessee Williams’ play stars Marisa Tomei as a grieving widow who finds love and passion again. American Airlines Theatre, 227 W. 42nd St., btw Seventh & Eighth aves., 212.719.1300, www.roundabout­theatre.org

SLAVE PLAY

(Closes Jan. 5) (2 hrs, no intermissi­on) Jeremy O. Harris’ play explores race, sex and power. Suitable for ages 17 and older.

John Golden Theatre, 252 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.slave playbroadw­ay.com

THE SOUND INSIDE

(Closes Jan. 12) (1 hr 30 mins, no intermissi­on) In Adam Rapp’s play, a tenured professor of creative writing (Mary-Louise Parker) and a talented student (Will Hochman) connect. Studio 54, 254 W. 54th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.soundin sidebroadw­ay.com

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIR­D (2 hrs 35 mins) Harper Lee’s novel has been adapted for the stage. Shubert Theatre, 225 W. 44th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.tokilla mockingbir­dbroadway.com TOOTSIE

(2 hrs 35 mins) The Tony Awardwinni­ng musical comedy is based on the 1982 movie. Marquis Theatre, 210 W. 46th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.toot siemusical.com

WAITRESS

(2 hrs 30 mins) Sara Bareilles wrote the score for the musical about a waitress with an exceptiona­l talent for baking. Brooks Atkinson Theatre, 256 W. 47th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.wait ressthemus­ical.com

WICKED

(2 hrs 45 mins) A green-hued girl is branded the Wicked Witch of the West in the musical, now in its 17th year. Gershwin Theatre, 222 W. 51st St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.wick edthemusic­al.com

Off-Broadway+Beyond BIG APPLE CIRCUS

(Oct. 12-Feb. 2) NYC’s very own intimate one-ring circus—no seat is more than 50 feet away from the action—marks its 42nd season with Brooklynbo­rn ringmaster (Storm

Marrero); The Aliev Troupe aerial acrobats; a straps act; a hand balancing duo and more. Damrosch Park, Lincoln Center, W. 62nd St., at Amsterdam Ave., 646.793.9313, www.bigapple circus.com

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

(3 hrs) The Yiddish language adaptation of the 1965 musical about dairyman Tevye, his family and their traditiona­l community in pre-revolution­ary Russia is performed in Yiddish, with English and Russian supertitle­s. Stage 42, 422 W. 42nd St., btw Ninth & 10th aves., 212.239.6200, www .fiddlernyc.com

FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: THE NEXT GENERATION

(Thru Nov. 30) The all-new edition of the musical spoof by Gerard Alessandri­ni lampoons such current Broadway hits as “Moulin Rouge,” “Beetlejuic­e,” “Tootsie,” “Dear Evan Hansen” and stars including Billy Porter, Ben Platt, Bette Midler and others. The Triad, 158 W. 72nd St., btw Columbus Ave. & Broadway, 212.279.4200, www.forbidden broadway.com

JERSEY BOYS

(2 hrs 30 mins) The behind-thescenes story of pop sensations, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, includes the group’s greatest hits, such as “Sherry,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry” and “Oh What a Night.” New World Stages, Stage 1, 340 W. 50th St., btw Eighth & Ninth aves., 212.239.6200, www.jerseyboys newyork.com

ROCK OF AGES

(Closes Jan. 12) (2 hrs 15 mins) A small-town girl and her big-city boyfriend join forces to save a Sunset Strip rock club from demolition in this hit musical propelled by rock ballads and power anthems from the 1980s. New World Stages, Stage 3, 340 W. 50th St., btw Eighth & Ninth aves., 212.239.6200, www.rock ofagesmusi­cal.com

Dance+Music CARNEGIE HALL

Carnegie Hall’s 2019–2020 season is the venerable concert hall’s 129th. Highlights:

Nov. 2: Rosanne Cash and Ry Cooder. Nov. 8 & 9: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Nov. 15-16: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Nov. 18: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Nov. 22: Orchestre Métropolit­ain de Montréal. Nov. 30: Arlo Guthrie’s Annual Thanksgivi­ng Concert. Seventh Ave., at W. 57th St., 212.247.7800, www .carnegieha­ll.org

CHRISTMAS SPECTACULA­R STARRING THE RADIO CITY ROCKETTES

(Nov. 8-Jan. 5) (1 hr 30 mins) This holiday variety show features the world-famous precision dance team. Radio City Music Hall, 1260 Sixth Ave., at W. 50th St., 866.858.0007, www .rockettes.com

DISTINGUIS­HED CONCERTS INTERNATIO­NAL NEW YORK

The creative producing entity presents diverse programs of music performed by leading musicians, the

Distinguis­hed Concerts Orchestra and Distinguis­hed Concerts Singers. Nov. 17: Sing! Christmas Dreams. Nov. 24: The Holiday Music of Eric Whitacre. Dec.1: Messiah … Refreshed! Dec. 2: The Holiday Music of Mark Hayes and Pepper Choplin. Carnegie Hall, Seventh Ave., at W. 57th St., 212.247.7800. www.dciny.org

JOYCE THEATER

The venue, devoted exclusivel­y to modern and contempora­ry dance, welcomes renowned companies from the United States and abroad. Highlights: Oct. 29-Nov. 3: Black Dance. Nov. 5-7: Ephrat Asherie Dance. Nov. 9-10: Camille A. Brown & Dancers. Nov. 13-17: Kate Wallich + The YC X Perfume Genius. Nov. 19-Dec. 1: Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca.

175 Eighth Ave., at W. 19th St., 212.242.0800, www.joyce.org

METROPOLIT­AN OPERA

The 2019–2020 season features new production­s and old favorites. Nov. 1, 4, 7, 10: “Orfeo ed Euridice.” Nov. 2 (matinee), 6, 9

(matinee), 13, 16 (evening), 22, 25: “Madama Butterfly.” Nov. 2 (evening), 5, 9 (evening), 14, 17, 21: “La Bohème.” Nov. 8, 12, 15, 19, 23 (matinee), 30 (evening): “Akhnaten.” Nov. 16 (matinee), 20, 23 (evening), 26, 30 (matinee): “Le Nozze di Figaro.” Nov. 29: “The Queen of Spades.” Metropolit­an Opera House, Columbus Ave., btw W. 63rd & W. 64th sts., 212.362.6000, www.metopera.org

NEW YORK PHILHARMON­IC

The city’s preeminent classical-music orchestra is under the direction of Jaap van Zweden. Concerts: Nov. 1, 2, 6, 8, 9, 12, 14-16, 21-23, 27, 29, 30. David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center, Columbus Ave., at W. 64th St., 212.875.5656, www.nyphil.org

Jazz Clubs DIZZY’S CLUB COCA-COLA

This intimate club boasts a stunning stage backdrop: the glittering Manhattan skyline. Highlights: Nov. 1-2: Stefon Harris & Blackout. Nov. 5-6: Paul Nedzela Quartet. Nov. 7-10: Tom Harrell Infinity Band. Nov. 14-17: Willie Jones III. Nov. 20-21: The RodBros. Nov. 22-24: Paula West. Nov. 26-27, 29-30, Dec. 1: Wycliffe Gordon & Friends. Dinner served nightly. Jazz at Lincoln Center, 10 Columbus Cir., Broadway & W. 60th St., 212.258.9595, www .jazz.org/dizzys

JAZZ STANDARD

An eclectic lineup of worldclass artists performing classic jazz to funk, R&B, blues and more, plus Blue Smoke restaurant’s award-winning barbecue. Highlights: Nov. 1-3: Bria Skonberg. Nov. 8-10: Kenny Werner Quartet. Nov. 14-17: Vincius Cantuaria sings Jobim and Joao. Nov. 19-24: Bill Frisell. Nov. 26-27, 29-Dec. 1: Maria Schneider Orchestra. 116 E. 27th St., btw Lexington Ave. & Park Ave. So., 212.576.2232, www .jazzstanda­rd.com

VILLAGE VANGUARD

Since 1935, this intimate Village stalwart has been one of New York’s most prestigiou­s jazz clubs. Highlights: Oct.

29-Nov. 3: John Zorn: New Masada Quartet. Nov. 5-10: Fred Hersch Trio. Nov. 12-17: Dayna Stephens Quintet. Nov. 19-24: Javon Jackson Quartet. Nov. 26-Dec. 1: Jason Moran & The Bandwagon. Every M: Vanguard Jazz Orchestra. 178 Seventh Ave. So., btw Perry & W. 11th sts., 212.255.4037, www.village vanguard.com

Pop/Rock Venues BARCLAYS CENTER

Brooklyn’s state-of-the-art entertainm­ent and sports arena. Highlights: Nov. 2: Marc Anthony. Nov. 8: Logic. Nov. 12: Ariana Grande. Nov. 15-17: Disney on Ice Presents Road Trip Adventures. Nov. 19: Tool. Nov. 23: Jonas Brothers. 620 Atlantic Ave., at Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn, 800.745.3000, www .barclaysce­nter.com

BEACON THEATRE

Pop-music concerts and other acts. Highlights: Nov. 1: Blues Traveler. Nov. 2: The Fab Faux. Nov. 3: Nick Offerman. Nov. 7: Tom Segura (New York Comedy Festival). Nov. 8: Scott Aukerman and guests (New York Comedy Festival). Nov. 9: Randy Rainbos (New York Comedy Festival). Nov. 13: Charlie Daniels Band. Nov. 1416: Joe Bonamassa. Nov. 17-18: Sylvan Esso. Nov. 20: Il Divo. Nov. 21-22: Jerry Seinfeld. Nov. 23, 24, 26, 27, 29, 30, Dec. 2, 3, 5, 6: Bob Dylan. 2124 Broadway, at W. 74th St., 866.858.0008, www.msg.com/beacon-theatre

MADISON SQUARE GARDEN

A major entertainm­ent and sporting arena. Highlights: Oct. 31-Nov. 1: Dead & Company. Nov. 8: Trevor Noah (New York Comedy Festival). Nov. 9: Slayer. Nov. 15: Billy Joel. Nov. 19: SuperM. Seventh Ave., btw W. 31st & W. 33rd sts., 866.858.0008, www.msg.com/ madison-square-garden

Special Event WINTER’S EVE AT LINCOLN SQUARE

(Dec. 2) NYC’s largest outdoor holiday festival transforms Broadway, btw The Shops at

Columbus Circle and W. 70th St., into a winter wonderland, featuring live musical entertainm­ent, in-store activities, ice sculpting, food tastings, a tree-lighting ceremony and more. 5:30-9 pm—rain, snow or shine. Dante Park, Broadway, at W. 63rd St., 212.581.3774, www .winterseve.nyc

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