December 28, 2019
Saturday

Festivals

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10:00 pm
Bank of America Winter Village - The Lodge at Bryant Park Bryant Park. Winter Village's rinkside bar and food hall. The Lodge features a festive cocktail bar surrounded by a full range of eateries...
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10:00 pm
Holiday Lights The Bronx Zoo. Animal lanterns, animated sculptures, and colorful designs will light your way throughout the park. Also enjoy the roaming...

The Arts

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10:00 pm
Madame Tussauds New York Madame Tussauds New York. Participate in the action. Mix Music with R&B Megastar Usher, Sing for Simon on American Idol (R)... 800-246-8872
10:30 amRadio City Christmas Spectacular Radio City Music Hall. This annual show has been a welcome tradition since 1933. The show entertains audiences of over 1 million... 212-247-4777
11:00 amBig Apple Circus - Celebrate! Damrosch Park. Founded in 1977, this interactive one-ring circus is performed under a Big Top Tent and features clowns, acrobats... 800-922-3772
11:00 am-
5:45 pm
Culture and Continuity: The Jewish Journey The Jewish Museum. The acclaimed permanent exhibition tells the unfolding story of Jewish culture and identity through 800... 212-423-3337
11:00 amThe Illusionists: Magic of the Holidays Neil Simon Theatre. Broadway theatrical performance.
12:00 pmBlue Man Group Astor Place Theatre. Opened on Boradway in 1991. Three enigmatic bald and blue characters who take the audience through a multi-sensory... 800-BLUE-MAN
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4:30 pm
Accomplice: The Village Accomplice is a theatrical experience unlike any found in a theater, taking its audience on a mysterious journey through the city... 212-242-1524
1:00 pmThe Inheritance: The Play - Part 1 The Barrymore Theater. Broadway theatrical performance.
2:00 pmChicago - The Musical Ambassador Theatre. This Tony-Award winning musical tells a story of two showgirls who kill their lovers and how their smooth lawyer propels...
2:00 pmThe Lion King Minskoff Theatre. Disney's Tony Award winning musical about Simba, a young cub, and his journey from childhood to adulthood and eventually...
2:00 pmJersey Boys New World Stages - Stage 1. A new Broadway musical based on the life story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio...
2:00 pmWicked Gershwin Theatre. Opened on Broadway in 2003, The story of two girls born in the Land of Oz. One has green skin as is fiery and misunderstood... 212-307-4100
2:00 pmAnnie Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts. Musical theatrical performance.
2:00 pmThe Book of Mormon Eugene O'Neill Theatre. Winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical! A hilarious Broadway musical about a pair of mismatched... 212-239-6200
2:00 pmAladdin New Amsterdam Theatre. Aladdin frees a genie from a lamp, he finds his wishes granted. However, he soon finds that the evil has other plans for...
2:00 pmNew York City Ballet: The Nutcracker David H. Koch Theater. Celebrate the joy and wonder of the holidays with George Balanchine's The Nutcracker as Tschaikovsky's iconic score...
2:00 pmDisney Frozen - The Broadway Musical St. James Theater. Follow the adventures of Anna and Elsa live on stage as Disney brings their hit movie to the stage on Broadway...
2:00 pmMean Girls August Wilson Theatre. Tina Fey brings the popular movie about the pitfalls of being popular to stage in this musical adaptation...
2:00 pmTootsie - The Musical Marquis Theatre. This Broadway adaptation of the hit movie from the 80's stars Tony nominee Santino Fontana as an actor who will do anything...
2:00 pmTo Kill A Mockingbird Shubert Theatre. A stage adapation of Harper Lee's beloved novel.
2:00 pmMoulin Rouge - The Musical Al Hirschfeld Theatre. Broadway performance.
2:00 pmAin't Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations Imperial Theatre. Broadway performance.
2:00 pmHarry Potter and The Cursed Child - Part 1 Lyric Theatre. Broadway performance.
2:00 pmThe Phantom Of The Opera Majestic Theatre. Broadway performance.
2:00 pmThe Lion King Minskoff Theatre. Broadway performance.
2:00 pmThe Play That Goes Wrong New World Stages - Stage 4. Broadway performance.
2:00 pmHadestown Walter Kerr Theater. Broadway performance.
2:00 pmLove Actually - The Unauthorized Musical Parody The Theater Center. Musical theatrical performance.
2:00 pmFiddler On The Roof (A Fidler Afn Dakh) Stage 42. The story centers on Tevye, the father of five daughters, and his attempts to maintain his family and religious traditions while outside...
2:00 pmJagged Little Pill Broadhurst Theatre. The story of the Healy family, the picture of perfection on the outside, while anything but behind closed doors, featuring...
2:00 pmKwanzaa Celebration: Regeneration Night Apollo Theater, Harlem. Live theatrical performance.
2:00 pmCirque Du Soleil - Twas The Night Before Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden. Cirque Du Soleil theatrical performance.
2:00 pmThe Sound Inside Studio 54. Broadway theatrical performance.
2:00 pmAbsurd Person Singular The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row. Off-Broadway theatrical performance.
2:00 pmTINA - The Tina Turner Musical Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. Broadway theatrical performance.
2:00 pmHouston Ballet: The Nutcracker New York City Center. Ballet theatrical performance.
3:00 pmStomp Orpheum Theatre. This international percussion ensemble used everyday objects to create amazing sounds and rhythms.
3:00 pmHoliday Dreams Prudential Hall. Musical theatrical performance.
3:00 pmMiracle On 34th Street The Argyle Theatre at Babylon Village. Musical theatrical performance.
3:00 pmLatina Christmas Special The SoHo Playhouse. An American comedy of Latina proportions! Bursting with laughs, more laughs, music and escandalo (scandal), Latina...
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7:00 pm
The Best Party Ever The Richmond Shepard Theatre. A satirical two act play about a Keg Party followed by an Office Party consisting of comedic vignettes... 212-684-2690
5:00 pmThe Quantum Eye Theatre 80. Sam Eaton's entertaining and fascinating exploration of mentalism, magic, perception and deception, where extraordinary... 212-842-9717
7:00 pmStomp Orpheum Theatre. This international percussion ensemble used everyday objects to create amazing sounds and rhythms. Listing may not include...
7:00 pmFreestyle Love Supreme Booth Theatre. Broadway theatrical performance.
7:00 pmDavid Wax Museum Mercury Lounge. Performing country music live.
7:30 pmPhish Madison Square Garden. Performing live in concert.
7:30 pmMetropolitan Opera: Der Rosenkavalier Metropolitan Opera House. Soprano Camilla Nylund is the worldly Marschallin, with the mezzo-soprano Magdalena Kozena as her exuberant...
7:30 pmApollo's Ghost & Ocupado Knitting Factory Brooklyn. Alternative music performance.
7:30 pmYo La Tengo Bowery Ballroom. Pop / rock performance.
8:00 pmChicago - The Musical Ambassador Theatre. This Tony-Award winning musical tells a story of two showgirls who kill their lovers and how their smooth lawyer propels...
8:00 pmThe Lion King Minskoff Theatre. Disney's Tony Award winning musical about Simba, a young cub, and his journey from childhood to adulthood and eventually...
8:00 pmJersey Boys New World Stages - Stage 1. A new Broadway musical based on the life story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio...
8:00 pmWicked Gershwin Theatre. Opened on Broadway in 2003, The story of two girls born in the Land of Oz. One has green skin as is fiery and misunderstood... 212-307-4100
8:00 pmStomp Orpheum Theatre. This international percussion ensemble used everyday objects to create amazing sounds and rhythms.
8:00 pmTony n' Tina's Wedding Vinnie Black's Colliseum at the Edison Hotel. This long-running interactive mock wedding exploits the stereotype of... 212-352-3101
8:00 pmThe Book of Mormon Eugene O'Neill Theatre. Winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical! A hilarious Broadway musical about a pair of mismatched... 212-239-6200
8:00 pmNew York String Orchestra Isaac Stern Auditorium. Performing live in concert.
8:00 pmHamilton Richard Rodgers Theatre. A musical story about the life and very interesting times of Alexander Hamilton.
8:00 pmWaitress Brooks Atkinson Theatre. Based on the 2007 film of the same name, this follows the story of Jenna who is a pregnant waitress trapped in an abusive...
8:00 pmCome From Away Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. In a heartbeat, 38 planes with 6,579 passengers were stranded in a remote town in Newfoundland. The locals opened...
8:00 pmBeetlejuice - The Musical Winter Garden Theatre. Alex Timbers, director of Moulin Rouge, brings Tim Burton's film to the stage. Follow the story of Lydia Deetz, the...
8:00 pmOklahoma! Circle in the Square Theatre. Broadway performance.
8:00 pmDear Evan Hansen Music Box Theater. Broadway performance.
8:00 pmKatsura Sunshine's Rakugo New World Stages. New York: Celebrated, internationally renowned performer Katsura Sunshine will bring the ancient Japanese art of Rakugo...
8:00 pmSteel Pulse Brooklyn Bowl. Reggae / reggaeton concert performance.
8:00 pmcolumbinus The Actors Temple Theatre. Off-Broadway theatrical performance.
8:00 pmThe Allman Betts Band Beacon Theatre. Pop / rock performance.
8:00 pmThe Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical Longacre Theatre. Broadway theatrical performance.
8:00 pmA Christmas Carol Lyceum Theatre. Broadway theatrical performance.
8:00 pmKatsura Sunshine's Rakugo New World Stages - Stage 2. A minimalistic performance art that features a lone storyteller dressed in kimono, kneeling on a cushion, who...
8:00 pmMsTrial New World Stages - Stage 5. John Paris, an internationally renowned trial lawyer, and Karen Lukoff, his associate, spend a drunken night...
8:00 pmSlava's Snowshow Stephen Sondheim Theatre. A celebration of clowns who are celebrating the winter and snow.
8:00 pmLittle Shop of Horrors Westside Theatre - Upstairs. This Broadway smash is a story about a man-eating plant named Audrey and the people who care for her...
8:00 pmWest Side Story Broadway Theatre. The classic tale of star-crossed lovers on the gang-filled streets of New York City in the 1950's.
8:00 pmJudgment Day - Play The Seventh Regiment Armory. Musical theatrical performance.
8:00 pmDerren Brown: Secret Cort Theatre. Broadway theatrical performance.
8:00 pmSlave Play John Golden Theatre. Broadway theatrical performance.
8:00 pmRock Of Ages New World Stages - Stage 3. Off-Broadway theatrical performance.
8:00 pmThe Imbible: A Spirited History of Drinking New World Stages. Off-Broadway theatrical performance.
8:00 pmDar Williams The Bell House, Brooklyn. Performing country music live.
8:00 pmThe Great Divorce Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row. Off-Broadway theatrical performance.
8:00 pmA Soldier's Play American Airlines Theater. Broadway theatrical performance.
8:00 pmGreater Clements Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. Off-Broadway theatrical performance.
8:00 pmGogol Bordello Webster Hall. Alternative music performance.
8:00 pm2nd Annual Holiday Comedy Show Kings Theatre, Brooklyn. Comedic performance live.
8:00 pmGwar The Warsaw, Brooklyn. Live rock / metal music.
8:00 pmHarry Connick Jr. - A Celebration of Cole Porter Nederlander Theatre. Live concert performance.
8:15 pmA Musical About Star Wars St. Luke's Theatre. Off-Broadway theatrical performance.
9:00 pmDavid Byrne's American Utopia Millennium Hotel Hudson Theatre. David Byrne shares the spotlight with a diverse ensemble of 11 musical artists from around the globe...
9:00 pmLatina Christmas Special The SoHo Playhouse. An American comedy of Latina proportions! Bursting with laughs, more laughs, music and escandalo (scandal), Latina...
10:30 pmStomp Orpheum Theatre. This international percussion ensemble used everyday objects to create amazing sounds and rhythms. Listing may not include...
10:30 pmThe JustUs League The Actor's Playground. Every Saturday The JustUs League combines sketch comedy, live music and video elements, keeping audiences... 866-496-7269
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11:30 pm
Too Much Light Makes the Baby go Blind Kraine Theater. Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind is the New York Neo-Futurists, the wildly prolific writers/directors/performers... 212-352-3101
10:30 pmPharoah Sanders Iridium Jazz Club and Restaurant. Jazz / blues concert performance.
11:55 pmJessie's Girl Le Poisson Rouge. Pop / rock performance.
Big Apple Circus - Celebrate! Damrosch Park. Founded in 1977, this interactive one-ring circus is performed under a Big Top Tent and features clowns, acrobats... 800-922-3772
Radio City Christmas Spectacular Radio City Music Hall. This annual show has been a welcome tradition since 1933. The show entertains audiences of over 1 million... 212-247-4777
here: remembering 9/11 Ground Zero. "here: remembering 9/11" features a selection of photographs from the "here is new york: a democracy of photographs" exhibition...

Retail Events

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8:00 pm
Bank of America Winter Village - Holiday Shops at Bryant Park Bryant Park. The Holiday Shops include more than 170 boutique-like shops offering exquisite gift ideas from distinctive apparel to jewelry...
12:00 pmFlea by the Sea Coney Island Beach and Boardwalk. An exciting and festive place to eat great food, hang out and see and be seen. This hip new approach to the...

Sports

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10:00 pm
Bank of America Winter Village - The Rink at Bryant Park Bryant Park. The Rink is the centerpiece of Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park. The 170' x 100' rink features free admission ice skating...

For Children

10:00 amPaddington Gets In A Jam The DR2 Theatre. Childrens' / Familiy theater performance.

Community

11:00 am-
3:00 pm
Ground Zero Museum Workshop "Images & Artifacts from the Recovery" Ground Zero Museum. 5-star rated exhibit displays 100 of Gary Marlon Suson's most notable photographs as well as artifacts... 212-920-4264
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1:30 pm
Walking Tours of Manhattan & Brooklyn Gotham Walking Tours of New York City. Explore New York City's History, Architecture, And Culture As We Walk And Talk Our... 646-645-5782
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5:00 pm
Photoshop & Illustrator Workshops Like the Spice, Art Studio, Brooklyn. Each hour workshop will outline and demonstrate the possibilities of Photoshop and... 718-388-5488
New York Pole Dancing New York Pole Dancing, White Plains. Intro to Pole Dancing classes. Also $5, $10, & $20 class packages available. Classes... 917-628-7449
Made on Staten Island Historic Richmond Town, Staten Island. Made on Staten Island presents a wide variety of objects crafted and produced on the... 718-351-1611
Toys! Historic Richmond Town, Staten Island. The exhibition features more than 200 of the best-loved and most fondly remembered... 718-351-1611

Miscellaneous

10:00 amSex & the City Hotspots Tour On Location Tours. Follow in the footsteps of Carrie & Co. as they conquer New York City! See where they drank, shopped and gossip... 212-209-3370
11:00 amNew York TV & Movie Tour On Location Tours. Lights, Camera, Action! Take a bus tour to the sites of your favorite movies and TV shows. Over 40 sites from... 212-209-3370
11:00 amSex & the City Hotspots Tour On Location Tours. Follow in the footsteps of Carrie & Co. as they conquer New York City! See where they drank, shopped and gossip... 212-209-3370
12:00 pmCentral Park TV & Movie Sites Tour On Location Tours. Take Two! on a trip through Central Park. Over 40 locations on the tour, including locations from Enchanted... 212-209-3370
2:00 pmSopranos Sites Tour On Location Tours. See the shootings from the hit show on a bus tour through Sopranoland. Over 40 locations on the tour, including... 212-209-3370
3:00 pmSex & the City Hotspots Tour On Location Tours. Follow in the footsteps of Carrie & Co. as they conquer New York City! See where they drank, shopped and gossip... 212-209-3370
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11:30 pm
Past Rock Star Silkscreen Exhibit Providence. George H. Potter's current exhibition is a tribute series honoring the legendary entertainers who recorded landmark albums there...
11:59 pmPhish After Party: Pink Talking Fish The Gramercy Theater. Live concert performance.

Dining Specials

12:00 pmStrawberry Fields - A Tribute To The Beatles B.B. King Blues Club & Grill. Strawberry Fields Beatles Tribute. Enjoy a Saturday afternoon with an all-you-can-eat brunch... 212-997-4144
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4:00 pm
High Tea Harlem Tea Room. Enjoy a 3-course afternoon tea with fresh baked scones, an assortment of tea sandwiches and dessert samplings...

Nightlife

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6:00 am
Rapt Vitality Lounge. Located inside the Vitality Lounge, Rapt is an after-hours drum'n'bass, jungle, hip hop club featuring guest... 212-358-9822
11:00 amPlayhouse Saturdays at Strata Strata. Ladies are free till 12, guys with dates are free till 11. Music by Big Ben spinning Hip Hop, R&B, Reggae and Classics. Hosted... 212-316-6325
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3:00 pm
Brazilian Jazz Epoque. Hot genre-busting singer, guitarist and composer Eliane combines Brazilian and Latin rhythms along with contemporary... 212-333 4833
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4:00 am
Samba Saturdays SOB's - Sounds of Brazil. Feature the best in live music, food and dance of Brazilian culture. See gorgeous Brazilian beauties dance samba...
7:30 pmNational Comedy Theatre Improv National Comedy Theatre. Nationally acclaimed improv comedy show that is appropriate for all audiences. Similar in style to Drew Carey's...
8:00 pmComedy Showcase New York Comedy Club. Comics at the New York Comedy Club have appeared on the Tonight Show, Letterman, MTV, Comedy Central... 212-696-5233
8:00 pm-
9:30 pm
Chicago City Limits Broadway Comedy Club. New York's legendary improv. group, Chicago City Limits is better then ever after winning back-to-back... 212-888-5233
8:00 pmA Night With the Beatle's HA! Comedy Club NYC. Improvised, Impromptu, and Interactive. Dave Jay seamlessly morphs between distinct impersonations... 212-977-3097
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4:00 am
NYC's #1 Latin Party at Pearl Octagon. Come out and dance at NYC's #1 Latin Party. The DJ's will be spinning the best in Merengue, Salsa and all your favorite Latin... 212-685-3200
9:00 pmStand Up Comedy Broadway Comedy Club. Every night The Broadway Comedy Club features comics who have appeared on Letterman, The Tonight Show... 212-757-2323
9:00 pm-
2:30 am
Live Funk/R&B at Club Groove Club Groove. Features live music seven nights a week.
9:45 pmNational Comedy Theatre Improv National Comedy Theatre. Nationally acclaimed improv comedy show that is appropriate for all audiences. Similar in style to Drew Carey's...
10:00 pmThe Golden Boys Fun. Line-up rotates between Thomas & Eric of Wicked Crew, Holmar Filippson & AgRam of N'ice, with wonderboys Brennan and Steve. Tunes range...
10:00 pmSaffire Saturdays at C West C West, New Rochelle. Featuring KTU's Judy Torres. DJ Louis 'Mole' Morales playing house, tance, hip-hop, freestyle and classics... 914-636-8844
10:00 pmCaribbean Saturdays at Amarachi Amarachi Lounge, Brooklyn. Caribbean Saturdays is a Caribbean dance party featuring reggae, soca and a splash of the hottest... 646-641-4510
10:00 pmComedy Showcase New York Comedy Club. Comics at the New York Comedy Club have appeared on the Tonight Show, Letterman, MTV, Comedy Central... 212-696-5233
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11:30 pm
Chicago City Limits Broadway Comedy Club. New York's legendary improv. group, Chicago City Limits is better then ever after winning back-to-back... 212-888-5233
10:00 pm-
2:00 am
Rock & Roll Dueling Piano Show Sweet Caroline's Dueling Piano Bar. All request sing a long featuring your favorite Rock & Roll Hits. Popular requests include... 212-977-3884
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4:00 am
"Hustle" Saturdays Duvet Restaurant & Lounge. Guest DJ's spin hip-hop, reggae, R&B, old skool and more. All table reservations get a free bottle... 646-544-2532
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4:00 am
Brooklyn Soul Dance Party Tamboril Restaurant and Lounge, Brooklyn. New York's Finest DJs spinnin' 80's & 90's Classics, R&B, Latin, Neo-Soul, Afrobeat... 718-930-1316
11:00 pmStand Up Comedy Broadway Comedy Club. Every night The Broadway Comedy Club features comics who have appeared on Letterman, The Tonight Show... 212-757-2323
11:00 pm-
3:00 am
Kosher Party at Talia's Talia's Steakhouse & Bar. A perfect destination for orthodox and traditional Jews who would love to sschmoozes, mix and mingle with styled...
11:00 pm-
1:00 am
Absent Minded Comedy Laugh Factory. Absent Minded Comedy is an unsensored edgy late night show created by an eclectic cast of rising improv performers... 212-586-7829
11:00 pmThe Disco Biscuits PlayStation Theater. The Disco Biscuits performing live in concert with special guests. 212-930-1950
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4:00 am
Debauchery at Cake Shop Cake Shop. Late night dance party with host host 'PappaWheelie.' PappaWheelie is the nom de plume of a music journalist, music producer, and...
12:00 amComedy Showcase New York Comedy Club. Comics at the New York Comedy Club have appeared on the Tonight Show, Letterman, MTV, Comedy Central... 212-696-5233
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4:00 am
Vero's List - Saturday Guest House. Experience one of the trendiest hotspot of New York. Join us Saturday night for some cocktails, great House music provided by DJ...
Same Sex Saturday's at SBNY SBNY Splash Bar New York. Stud Search with Hostess Kenny Dash will take place from 8pm until 10pm followed by legendary DJ Max Rodriguez who...
Blues, Jazz, & Rock Jazz, Blues & Rock Club Crawl in Greenwich Village. Call for reservations & meeting place. $20 includes admission to all clubs (1... 212-696-6617
Saturday Night Party at Lemon Lounge Lemon Lounge. DJ's spinning a mix of Hip Hop, Classics, Reggae, Rock & a touch of everything else. Everyone free before 12midnight. Reduced...
Sizzlin' Latin Nights The West Gate Lounge, Nyack. Begin your night with beginners or advance dance lessons from 8-10pm. Dress to Impress. 2 drink minimum at tables...
All the Drag with the Asian Dragdolls Lucky Cheng's. Witty drag queens from New York team up with Asian "dragdolls" from Singapore, Japan, India, China, Hawaii, Indonesia... 212-861-2438
Drink, Dine, Dance Club Tuts. Drink, Dine, Dance and Smike Hookah every Friday and Saturday. Featuring DJ Amir, Belly Dancer, Club Dancer and Psychic... 212-961-7507