Things to Do the Weekend of 11/17

Friday, November 17, 2017

What to do in New York City this weekend.

Renegade Craft Fair 

November 18-19

Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street

Get started on holiday shopping early this year. The craft fair features over 200 makers, local food vendors and DIY workshops. For more information visit here.

Dear Evan Hansen

Through November 19

Music Box Theatre, 239 West 45th Street

Last call! See Tony-winning Ben Platt’s final performance of the hottest show of the season. For more information visit here.


November 19, 11 a.m.

Film Forum, 209 West Houston Street

As a part of the kid-friendly series Film Forum Jr., watch Christopher Reeve in the 1978 action-romance. For more information visit here.

Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Through November 26

Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue

High energy and inventive are just two ways to describe the talented dance group. Don’t miss their virtuosic style on display for a short week. For more information visit here.

Office Hour

Through December 3

Public’s Martinson Theater, 425 Lafayette Street

Julia Cho’s newest play is about a teacher and a problem student who writes obscenely violent work. Directed by Neel Keller, this new drama will keep viewers on their toes. For more information visit here.


Through December 10

New York City Center Stage II, 131 West 55th Street

Anna Ziegler’s newest project is set on Princeton University campus and tackles the issues of sexual consent in today’s society. For more information visit here.

Holiday Train Show

Through February 4

New York Transit Museum Gallery Annex & Store at Grand Central Terminal

The annual Christmas train show depicts the journey from Grand Central Terminal to the North Pole. For more information visit here.

Michaelangelo Divine Draftsman & Designer

Through February 12

Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue

Explore the iconic work of the famous Renaissance artist at the Met’s newest exhibit. There are 133 drawings, three marble sculptures, early paintings and more. For more information visit here.


Through March 25

New York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West

Examine over 100 artifacts and images from when the women’s suffrage movement was just getting on it’s feet in Greenwich Village. For more information visit here.

Thinking Machines: Art and Design in the Computer Age

Through April 8

Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street

Learn how technology has influenced artists and designers as well as the new machines that create kinetic sculpture, computer animation and more. For more information visit here.


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