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92nd Street Y 
1395 Lexington Av at 92 St, Manhattan
Concert series features orchestral and chamber music, jazz piano, string quartets, young concert artists. Poetry Center organizes readings by some of the world's greatest poets and writers.

Aaron Davis Hall 
CCNY, W 135th St at Convent Av, Manhattan
Performance home for over 35 arts organizations.

Alice Tully Hall 
Lincoln Center, Manhattan
Home to Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, New York Film Festival, and Jazz at Lincoln Center and hosts many other concerts and recitals.

Arts at St. Ann's 
38 Water St, Brooklyn
Musical performance space: blues, jazz, musical theater, rock and chamber music.

Avery Fisher Hall 
Lincoln Center, Manhattan
Home of New York Philharmonic . 

Bargemusic 
Fulton Ferry Landing, Brooklyn
Chamber music performed on renovated Erie Lackawanna Railroad barge at foot of Brooklyn Bridge. Spectacular views.

Broadway Theaters 
near Times Sq and Duffy Sq, Manhattan
Theater district is located north of Times Square. Half price tickets are available to many shows on the day of performance at the TKTS booth, in Duffy Square.

Brooklyn Academy of Music 
30 Lafayette Av, Brooklyn
Opened in 1861, America's oldest performing arts center, features internationally known artists performing contemporary music, dance, theater and opera.

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts 
Brooklyn College, Brooklyn

Carnegie Hall 
154 West 57 St, Manhattan
The renovated music hall continues to attract the world's best symphony orchestras and individual performers. Tours are available. 

Colden Center for the Performing Arts 
65-30 Kissena Blvd, Queens
Home of Queens Symphony Orchestra and Queens Philharmonic. Venues for pop and classical music, jazz, dance, comedy and children's programs.

Joyce Theater 
175 Eighth Av at 19 St, Manhattan
One of NYC's leading venues for visiting contemporary dance companies. 

Kaye Playhouse 
Hunter College, 695 Park Av Manhattan

LaMama E.T.C. 
74A East 4 St, Manhattan
Presents the works of new playwrights, directors, designers and performers; showcases the international avant-garde.

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts 
Columbus Av btw 62 and 66th Sts, Manhattan
The pre-eminent performing arts center in the United States.

Merkin Concert Hall 
129 West 67 St, Manhattan
Concert hall, venue for chamber music concerts and recitals.

Metropolitan Opera House 
Lincoln Center, Manhattan
Home of the Metropolitan Opera also hosts visiting opera and ballet companies, such as American Ballet Theater . 

New York Shakespeare Festival (Public Theater)
425 Lafayette St, Manhattan

New York State Theater (Lincoln Center) 
Lincoln Center Plaza, Manhattan
Home of New York City Opera and New York City Ballet .

The People's Improv Theatre 
123 East 24th Street, Manhattan
This theatre and school is dedicated to the instruction, performance, and development of original comedy/comedic arts.

Radio City Music Hall 
Sixth Av at 50 St, Manhattan
This art-deco landmark theater, home of the Rockettes, is the site of year-round entertainment as well as the famous Christmas and Easter shows.

Schuyler Hill Performing Arts and Cultural Center 
2950 Dewey Av, Bronx

Symphony Space 
2537 Broadway at 95 St, Manhattan
Music, dance, drama, literature, film and children's programs. 

Thalia Spanish Theatre 
41-17 Greenpoint Av, Queens
Classic and contemporary plays and zarzuelas are presented year-round. 

Town Hall 
123 West 43 St, Manhattan
This concert hall, a National Historic Site, hosts contemporary and classical performances.

Tribeca Performing Arts Center 
199 Chambers St, Manhattan
Home to "Kids Arts Tribeca" and venue for international theater, dance and music performances.

Vivian Beaumont Theater (Lincoln Center) 
Lincoln Center, Manhattan
Home of Lincoln Center Theater Company.