Events & Music in NYC
City Christmas Spectacular,
Nov. 1-Dec. 30
This long-running staple stars the world-famous Rockettes. Go
and check it out for yourself. Playing at Radio City Music Hall
(50th Street and Avenue of the Americas). For tickets, call (212)
307-1000 ($3.50 surcharge per ticket).
Balanchineís The Nutcracker, Nov. 23-Dec. 31
York City Ballet does a fantastic Nutcracker. A favorite
with New Yorkers, this show may sell out early. Playing at Lincoln
Center (64th and Columbus). For tickets and information, call
Christmas Carol, Nov. 23-Dec. 29
Tim Curry stars as Scrooge in this holiday classic. Playing at
the Theater at Madison Square Garden (7th Ave btwn 32nd &
33rd Streets). For tickets, call (212) 307-1000.
Violin, Dec. 3 & 4
Bruce Salyorís musical work tells the story of a rabbi who takes
a journey to Nantucket, where he meets a beautiful woman with
a violin carved from whalebone.
92nd Street Y Tisch Center for the Arts; (212) 415-5500.
Fest 2001, Dec. 7-9
the African-American cultural holiday. Includes vendors, childrenís
activities, art, dancing, concerts for all ages.
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center; (718) 585-3530.
Tours, Dec. 8
guided tours begin with a Wassail Bowl reception at the Third
County Courthouse and continue through historic buildings that
are traditionally lit and decorated. Games, food and drink, and
music. Historic Richmond Town; (718) 351-1611.
Choristersí Christmas, Dec. 9, 3:00 pm.
The Cathedral Choristers present a holiday concert of Christmas
songs and seasonal readings with special guest, television personality,
John McDonough. Johnson Flucker, conductor. $15.
For Tickets Contact the Cathedral Box Office (212) 662-2133 or
CityTix (212) 581-1212
Dec. 9, 3:30pm
Holiday cheer with tubas. Rockefeller Plaza (50th Street and Fifth).
For more information, call (914) 273-2254.
on the Hudson, Dec. 14
and holiday music, featuring world and Olympic champions, and
acclaimed soloists and musical groups. Free.
Sky Rink, Chelsea Piers; (212) 336-6881
Winterís Annual Winter Solstice Celebration, Dec. 13,14, at
7:30pm; Dec. 15, at 2 PM & 7:30 PM
Featuring the Paul Winter Consort and guest artists Valerie Dee
Naranjo Arto Tuncboyaciyan and Forces of Nature Dance Theatre
Ensemble $65 reserved; $39, $29 general admission.
Tickets Contact the Cathedral Box Office 212 662-2133 or CityTix
212 581-1212, Click here to purchase tickets through CityTix.
Holiday Brass, Dec. 16 at 3pm
Join members of the Principal Brass Quintet from The New York
Philharmonic and the Canadian Brass for carols and classics. Playing
at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center (64th and Columbus). For
tickets and information, call (212) 721-6500.
Messiah, Dec. 19 at 8pm
your spirit with New Yorkís favorite holiday tradition. The Oratorio
Society began this festive annual tradition on Christmas night
1874, and has continued this tradition for 127 years. Playing
at Carnegie Hall. For tickets and information call (212) 228-5307.
Celebration: The Language of Music, Dec. 28, 3:30-5pm
The holidays are a time for seeing old friends and meeting new
ones. Join us for an afternoon of music and singing as we celebrate
Kwanzaa together. At the Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (5th
Ave and 110th St). Call (212) 860-1370 for more information.
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