Theater Performances on Long Island this September

Theater Performances on Long Island this September

We've picked the best theater performances this September in both Nassau County and Suffolk County. With tons of kid-friendly productions, your kids might get bitten by the acting bug!

'Flashdance: the Musical'
WHEN: Aug. 29 - Sep. 15, Check the website for specific dates and times
WHERE: Patchogue Theater for Performing Arts, 71 E. Main St., Patchogue, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: The story of 18-year-old Alex, a welder by day and "flashdancer" by night and her dreams of becoming a professional dancer.
WANT TO GO? $59-$89. 631-207-1313. patchoguetheatre.com.

Free Concert In The Park – River Of Dreams FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 1, 6pm
WHERE: Planting Fields Arboretum, 1395 Planting Fields Road, Oyster Bay, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: River of Dreams is a Billy Joel tribute band that will knock your socks off! 
WANT TO GO? 516-922-8678. plantingfields.org.

Goat on a Boat: Three Billy Goats Gruff
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 1, 11am
WHERE: Bay Street Theater, 1 Bay St., Sag Harbor, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Three Billy Goats must find a way to outwit the Troll and get across the bridge so they can enjoy the field of green, green grass.
WANT TO GO? $15-$25. 631-725-9500. baystreet.org.

Bangladeshi American Night-International Nights FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 1, 7pm
WHERE: Eisenhower Park, Eisenhower Park, Field 6 and 6A, East Meadow, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Don't miss this night of Bangladeshi culture on display!
WANT TO GO? 516-572-0200. nassaucountyny.gov/parks .

AR Rahman Concert
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 1, 8pm
WHERE: NYCB LIVE, Home of The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Turnpike, Uniondale, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Rahman's works integrate Indian classical music with electronic music, world music, and traditional orchestral arrangements.
WANT TO GO? $50. 516-231-4848 . nycblive.com.

Little Shop of Horrors
WHEN: Sep. 1 - 16, See website for exact dates and times
WHERE: BroadHollow Theatre at Elmont, 700 Hempstead Turnpike, Elmont, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theater goers for more than 30 years.
WANT TO GO? $29. 516-775-4420. broadhollow.org.

When Change Comes- Dance Theatre
WHEN: Sep. 7 - 8, Friday 8pm; Saturday, 2pm and 8pm
WHERE: Madison Theatre at Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: What happens when you fall for someone and the odds are against you? These are our stories, and the movements that define a generation.
WANT TO GO? $35 and up. 516-323-4444. MadisonTheatre@molloy.edu.

'Saturday Night Fever' - The Musical
WHEN: Sep. 12 - 23, Check the website for specific dates and times
WHERE: BayWay Arts Center, 265 E. Main St., East Islip, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Tony Manero is a clerk in a paint store in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, who lives for his Saturday evening visit to the local disco.
WANT TO GO? $30. 631-581-2700. broadhollow.org.

An Afternoon with Warren Schein FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Sep. 12, 2pm
WHERE: Landmark on Main Street, 232 Main St., Suite 1, Port Washington, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy an afternoon of music and laughs as Warren performs songs from the Great American Songbook and Broadway showtunes.
WANT TO GO? 516-767-1384 . landmarkonmainstreet.org.

Broadway @ the Madison Theatre
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 15, 8pm
WHERE: Madison Theatre at Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This is a spontaneous evening of show-stopping songs and hilarity not to be missed.
WANT TO GO? $45. 516-323-4444. madisontheatreny.org.

'The Addams Family' - A New Musical Comedy
WHEN: Sep. 15 - Oct. 27, Check the website for specific dates and times
WHERE: Theatre Three, 412 Main St., Port Jefferson, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT:  Wednesday Addams brings home her “normal” boyfriend to meet the tribe in this new adaptation of the Charles Addam's characters.
WANT TO GO? $35; $28 children 13-18; $20 children ages 5-12; children younger than 5 not permitted. 631-928-9100. theatrethree.com.

Rosie Revere, Engineer
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 15, 2pm
WHERE: Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT:  A fun new musical based on the books Rosie Revere, Engineer, Iggy Peck, Architect, and Ada Twist, Scientist by Andrea Beaty which spotlights the STEM curriculum.
WANT TO GO? $15 and up. 516-299-3100. tillescenter.org.

Disney's and Cameron Mackintosh's 'Mary Poppins Jr.'
WHEN: Sep. 15 - Oct. 28, Check the website for specific dates and times
WHERE: Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts, 2 E. Main St., Smithtown, NY
AGES: 3-12
WHAT: Your favorite nanny takes center stage in this adventure based on the Broadway musical and Disney film.
WANT TO GO? $15. 631-724-3700. smithtownpac.org.

The Class of Life FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Sep. 16, 1pm
WHERE: Syosset Public Library, 225 South Oyster Bay Road, Syosset, NY
AGES: Adult
WHAT: A one-man show that starts with the last day of a police officer's distinguished career.
WANT TO GO? 516-921-7161. syossetlibrary.org.

Michael Feinstein: The Crooners
WHEN: Sunday, Sep. 16, 7pm
WHERE: Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: A salute to legendary vocalists Bing Crosby, Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, and more.
WANT TO GO? Call for cost. 516-299-3100. tillescenter.org.

Dick Fox's Fall Doo Wop Extravaganza
WHEN: Sunday, Sep. 16, 3pm
WHERE: NYCB Theatre at Westbury , 960 Brush Hollow Road , Westbury, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Don't miss The Duprees, Sonny Turner, Jay Siegel's Tokens, The Happenings, The Capris, Joey Dee, and The Dimensions!
WANT TO GO? $49 and up. 516-334-0800. thetheatreatwestbury.com.

The Million Dollar Quartet
WHEN: Thursday, Sep. 20, 8pm
WHERE: NYCB Theatre at Westbury , 960 Brush Hollow Road , Westbury, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This musical is inspired by the true story of the recording session that brought together Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins.
WANT TO GO? $40 and up. 516-334-0800. thetheatreatwestbury.com.

Wayne Newton: Up Close and Personal
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 22, 8pm
WHERE: NYCB Theatre at Westbury , 960 Brush Hollow Road , Westbury, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Newton shares the fantastic stories and videos that were influential on his legendary career, as well as singing crowd favorites and playing instruments.
WANT TO GO? $13 and up. 516-334-0800. thetheatreatwestbury.com.

Great Marques Car Show at Old Westbury Gardens
WHEN: Sunday, Sep. 23, 9am-3pm
WHERE: Old Westbury Gardens, 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: See classic, exotic, and European cars featuring Mercedes-Benz, with class judging and awards.
WANT TO GO? $12; $10 seniors, $7 children 7-17, free children 6 and younger. 516-252-3392. oldwestburygardens.org.

Chris Monty & Friends with Eric Haft & Tina Giorgi
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 29, 7pm
WHERE: Madison Theatre at Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Chris Monty returns with a new show about his travels, experiences, and first year of marriage!
WANT TO GO? $35. 516-323-4444. madisontheatreny.org.

Landmark Radio Theater: Stage Door
WHEN: Sunday, Sep. 30, 6pm
WHERE: Landmark on Main Street, 232 Main St., Suite 1, Port Washington, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Stage Door examines what aspiring actresses have to go through as they try to "make it" in show business.
WANT TO GO? $10. 516-767-1384 . landmarkonmainstreet.org.

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