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NYC Theater Review: 'Zarkana' is Cirque du Soleil's Latest, Outrageous Hit

NYC Theater Review: 'Zarkana' is Cirque du Soleil's Latest, Outrageous Hit

The famous Cirque du Soleil launches its newest show, "Zarkana," at Radio City Music Hall in NYC with all the troupe's signature razzle dazzle -- and then some.

Berenstain Bears at the Bronx Zoo

Berenstain Bears at the Bronx Zoo

The Berenstain Bears will give Bronx Zoo visitors a sneak peek of their new musical during the zoo's Animal Tales Extravaganza festivities this June.

NYC Theater Review: 'Wonderland' on Broadway is the Wildest Wonderland Yet

NYC Theater Review: 'Wonderland' on Broadway is the Wildest Wonderland Yet

Enter Alice's reimagined fantasy world via an NYC elevator and you'll soon realize this isn't your everyday rabbit hole! Broadway’s latest from veteran composer Frank Wildhorn is so worth the trip.

Family Outing: The Big Apple Circus Presents 'Dance On!' in Queens this May

Family Outing: The Big Apple Circus Presents 'Dance On!' in Queens this May

The Big Apple Circus will present "Dance On!" at Cunningham Park, May 21 through June 5.

DanceAfrica 2011 at BAM: Viva Cuba!

DanceAfrica 2011 at BAM: Viva Cuba!

DanceAfrica 2011 goes Afro-Cuban with a program titled "Expressions and Encounters: African, Cuban, and American Rhythms."

NYC Theater Review: Cirque Mechanics' 'Boom Town' is a Family-Friendly Hit

NYC Theater Review: Cirque Mechanics' 'Boom Town' is a Family-Friendly Hit

Yee-haw! Aerial theatrics and a dose of slapstick humor in a gold-rush setting make "Boom Town" a crowd-pleasing spectacle. See it at The New Victory Theater in Manhattan, April 8-24.

Theater Review: Gustafer Yellowgold's 'Infinity Sock' in NYC

Theater Review: Gustafer Yellowgold's 'Infinity Sock' in NYC

Gustafer Yellowgold and creator Morgan Taylor return to Off-Broadway's DR2 Theatre in Manhattan with an all-new imaginative musical for families about Gustafer's journey to find the toe-end of the longest sock in the universe.

Family Outing: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's 'Fully Charged' Circus Stops by Nassau Coliseum in March

Family Outing: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's 'Fully Charged' Circus Stops by Nassau Coliseum in March

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey will bring their "Fully Charged" circus to the Nassau Coliseum March 16-20, featuring high voltage family fun.

Family Outings: March Children's Theater in Fairfield County, CT

Family Outings: March Children's Theater in Fairfield County, CT

See what family-friendly shows are playing this month in Fairfield County, Connecticut.

Family Outing: Sol Y Canto Presents a Day of Latin Music in Queens

Family Outing: Sol Y Canto Presents a Day of Latin Music in Queens

Sol Y Canto, a nationally renowned Pan-Latin ensemble, will bring its contemporary music to Flushing Town Hall this March, with a special event for families.

Family Outing: Ladysmith Black Mambazo Performs at Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts

Family Outing: Ladysmith Black Mambazo Performs at Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts

Ladysmith Black Mambazo, a South African-based vocal group, brings its cultural heritage to audiences in Brooklyn this March.

Family Outing: The Gizmo Guys Perform at the Emelin Theater in Mamaroneck, NY

Family Outing: The Gizmo Guys Perform at the Emelin Theater in Mamaroneck, NY

The Gizmo Guys will bring their brand of family-friendly comedy and juggling to the Emelin Theater's stage this March.

Family Theater in New York City - Spring 2011 Guide

Family Theater in New York City - Spring 2011 Guide

There are plenty of options in children's theater this spring in New York, including classic fairy tales and some awesome rookie productions. See what shows are playing near you.

Family Theater: 'Dear Edwina' is Back in New York

Family Theater: 'Dear Edwina' is Back in New York

"Dear Edwina," the Broadway sensation that appeals to preteens and the whole family alike, is back in New York City by popular demand — with an all-new cast, and for a limited run.

Billy Elliot The Musical on Broadway: Dinner and a Show Package

Billy Elliot The Musical on Broadway: Dinner and a Show Package

Experience Billy Elliot the Musical on Broadway with Leisure Connect's affordable dinner and a show package. For $136 per person, you'll get a two-course dinner at the Hard Rock Cafe and premium tickets to see the award-winning show live on the big stage.

Mary Poppins on Broadway: Dinner and a Show Package

Mary Poppins on Broadway: Dinner and a Show Package

Experience the magic of Mary Poppins on Broadway with Leisure Connect's affordable dinner and a show package. For $136 per person, you'll get a two-course dinner at the Hard Rock Cafe and premium tickets to see the award-winning show live on the big stage.

The Lion King on Broadway: Dinner and a Show Package

The Lion King on Broadway: Dinner and a Show Package

Experience "The Lion King" on Broadway with Leisure Connect's affordable dinner and a show package. For $140 per person, you'll get a two-course dinner at the Hard Rock Cafe and premium tickets to see the award-winning show live on the big stage.

Dinner and a Show Package: Radio City Christmas Spectacular

Dinner and a Show Package: Radio City Christmas Spectacular

Enjoy Christmas in New York with a dinner and show package from Leisure Connect. For $95 per person, you'll get a two-course dinner at the Hard Rock Cafe and premium tickets to the Radio City Christmas Spectacular.

Theater Review: Broadway's 'Elf: The Musical'

Theater Review: Broadway's 'Elf: The Musical'

Broadway's newest holiday musical proves that "the best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing aloud for all to hear!"

Holiday Shows and Concerts in Nassau County, Long Island - December 2010

Holiday Shows and Concerts in Nassau County, Long Island - December 2010

Check out our roundup of family-friendly holiday shows playing on Long Island this December, including several different renditions of "A Christmas Carol" and "The Nutcracker."

Holiday Shows and Concerts in Suffolk County, Long Island - December 2010

Holiday Shows and Concerts in Suffolk County, Long Island - December 2010

Check out our round-up of the best holiday shows and concerts for families in Long Island:

Holiday Shows in Fairfield County, CT

Holiday Shows in Fairfield County, CT

December is filled with family-friendly holiday shows throughout Fairfield County, CT. Get the details here.

Children's Theater Review: Freckleface Strawberry

Children's Theater Review: Freckleface Strawberry

"Freckleface Strawberry," the popular kids' book by actress Julianne Moore, comes to vibrant, musical life Off-Broadway.

Movie Review: The Kids Grow Up

Movie Review: The Kids Grow Up

"The Kids Grow Up" is a new documentary by Doug Block that delves into the anxieties and uncertainties of leaving for college — from a parent's perspective.

Anti-Bullying Musical Kicks Off Westchester Tour

Anti-Bullying Musical Kicks Off Westchester Tour

In the wake of Rutgers University student Tyler Clementi's suicide, this year's touring production of The New Kid is especially relevant.




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