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NEW YORK CITY, U.S.A. Where would you like to go today — without having to leave the city? New York has prepared a weekly guide of activities for you to enjoy. Many of them are free, or for a small fee, so get ready to have fun in the city and be sure to check This week in New York regularly for weekly updates!
Hamlet with Peter Sarsgaard
“To be or not to be?” That is the question.” Hamlet, Shakespeare’s timeless classic returns to the New York City stage. Renowned director Austin Pendleton and actor Peter Sarsgaardhave paired up to recreate a Shakespearean sensation on Broadway.
Pendleton’s production follows the classic Shakespearean iconic revenge tragedy but rumor has it that this storyline has a few contemporary modifications. Prince Hamlet consumed with grief and determined to avenge his father’s apparent murder, with devastating consequences for his family and the kingdom. Join the audience to discover how this talented duo will take this Shakespearean classic and mold it for a contemporary audience.
This event will take place at the Classic Stage Company at 136 East, 13th Street, New York, NY 10003. It begins March 27thand ends May 10thand nightly schedules are as follows: Tuesday – Thursday at 7pm, Friday at 8pm, Saturday at 3pm & 8pm and Sunday at 3pm & 7pm. Ticket prices vary depending on date and time.
Come join the Greek community of New York City in celebrating the 194th anniversary of Hellenic independence. The Greek Independence Day Parade features traditional costumes, music, and millions of blue and white flags to celebrate Grecian culture and customs.
This event, organized by The Federation of Hellenic Societies of Greater New York, celebrates and promotes the liberty and independence of the Grecian culture. This years parade marshals are Governor Andrew Mark Cuomo, Mr. & Mrs. John P. Calamos and Mr. and Mrs. John Psaras.
This event takes place on March 29, 2015 on 5th Ave. from 64th to 79th St. It will begin at 1:45 p.m. Admission is free for all. For more information regarding any details about the parade email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (718)-204-6500.
Alt-J + Phantogram Concert
See Alt-J + Phantogram in live concert at one of New York City’s most famous venues, Madison Square Garden. This concert hosted by Sirius XM Radio features Phantogram as the opening act before Alt-J’s unique sound that draws on poignant folk verses, hip hop syncopations and tight vocal harmonies.
After meeting at Leeds University in 2007, Gwil, Joe Newman [guitar/vocals], Gus Unger-Hamilton [keyboards] and Thom Green [drums] began working together and in the space of just a couple of years they have become increasingly more popular. Alt-J’s increasing fan base and unique sound is sure to draw a large crowd this week at Madison Square Garden- buy your tickets now so you don’t miss out!
This event takes place on Monday, March 30th at 8 p.m. at Madison Square Garden. Ticket prices vary between $39.50-$49.50 and are available now for online purchase on ticketmaster.com.