The following are New York City’s best entertainment for grown-ups.
| Amateur Night at the Apollo |
The Apollo theater is one of New York City’s landmark attractions. This club has been the starting stage for many well-known artists such as James Brown, Stevie Wonder, Ella Fitzgerald and Aretha Franklin. Shows at the Apollo are often quite pricey but the famous Amateur Night at the Apollo is a lot cheaper. Amateur Night a the Apollo is big, loud party where brave contestants come to be cheered or booed.
| Broadway Theatres |
Broadway Theatres, commonly known as Broadway are an essential part of the artistic life of New York City. Located mostly in the Theater District, Broadway Theatres contain 40 professional theaters. Much Like London's West End, Broadway has its own unique charm. Broadway theatres are a popular tourist attraction in New York City.
| Tickets for Television Show Tapings in New York City |
Several of America’s top television programs are filmed in New York City. Many of these shows provide free tickets to live tapings of the show. But because these tickets are free, they are often quite difficult to come by. Some of the most popular shows can have waiting lists that are over a year long. The following is a list of some of NYC’s most popular television shows that offer free tickets along with the procedures on how to get free tickets to the show.
| TKTS Booths |
TKTS booths allow you to purchase same-day Broadway tickets at up to 50% discount price. With TKTS, you can generally save between 20% to 50% off the full ticket price of a Broadway show. The downside to this is that you have to stand in a long line to make your purchase, even in the winter time.