Celebrate the universal joy of friendship in this fun-filled, interactive live stage show! Sing and dance along with your favorite characters – Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby and Big Bird and their Sesame Street friends – as they welcome Chamki, Grover’s friend from India, to Sesame Street. The Theater at MSG is the perfect place to join the fun, make some new friends and share unforgettable memories with your loved ones! call for times.
The show features thousands of orchids in a classic Thai garden setting. The grand centerpiece of the design will be the façade of a sala, a traditional pavilion used for shade and relaxation, with a signature sweeping gabled roofline festooned with exquisite orchids. 10 am to 6pm.
5th Annual Holiday Train Show is an iconic holiday image of a model train, whirring by as it circles the base of a brightly-lit tree, evoking feelings of warmth and wonder in children and adults alike. To the delight of all, Lionel trains will journey along a 34’ long, two-level, “O”gauge model train layout, departing from a miniature replica of Grand Central Terminal on their way to the North Pole. This year’s exhibit showcases Lionel’s Grand Central Express, Metro-North, Pennsylvania Flyer, Polar Express, and vintage subway train sets against a backdrop designed for the Museum’s 40th anniversary. 10 am to 6 pm.
This exhibit tells the story of survival in one of the most unforgiving environments on earth. Through compelling stories told by scientists and Inuit leaders, viewers will discover the impact of ice on the Arctic’s inhabitants, both animals and humans. 10:30 am.
Set in the frozen wilderness at the top of the world, Wonders of the Arctic tells the story of survival in one of the most unforgiving environments on earth dominated by a single element: ice. Far away in this glittering world of ice and snow, polar bears tussle, huskies howl, and narwhals dive within the turquoise waters. Through compelling stories told by scientists and Inuit leaders, viewers will discover the impact of ice on the Arctic’s inhabitants, both animals and humans. For thousands of years, the Inuit and their predecessors have adapted and thrived in this beautiful yet harsh environment. Today, their survival has inspired scientists to conduct intense research and answer troubling questions about life in this fragile and largely uninhabited landscape. 10:30 am.
The iconic feminist artist’s first retrospective, highlighting her technical virtuosity and examination of some of our deepest cultural impulses, compulsions, and fantasies. 11 am–6 pm.
Lace up those skates and get sliding across the ice. 11 am to 9 pm.
Artist Jeremy Deller used the traditional life-model drawing class to stage a performative event with musician and personality Iggy Pop as model and subject. Come see the results! 11 am–6 pm.
Join our expert Museum Educators on a dramatic journey through the building of New York’s subway system, the evolution of the City’s surface transportation, and our priceless collection of vintage subway and elevated cars dating back to 1904. Noon to 1 pm.
The Peanuts Gang we all know and love: Charlie Brown, Sally, Linus, Lucy, Schroeder, Snoopy, Pig Pen, Violet and Frieda, make their way to Park Slope to entertain kids young and old with song and tales for the whole family. Noon and 3 pm.
Stephen Sondheim’s charming and bittersweet musical following two urban singles live through a Saturday night of deep yearning and sweet fantasies while never leaving the confines of their solitary New York City apartments. Noon and 3 pm.
The classic fairytale is presented by Puppetworks. This adaptation of the 1697 French tale tells the story of a cat whose master buys him magical boots enabling him to speak. Puss then tells of his plan to outwit an ogre out of his riches, using the wealth to win a princess for his master. The production has beautiful costumes and an original score. Recommended for children 3 and older. 12:30 pm and 2:0 pm.
The classic 1697 tale is adopted for the marionette stage. The whole family will enjoy this story of a cat with magic boots who uses his newfound powers to outwit an ogre and win riches and a princess for his master. 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm.
Get creative with a variety of Jewish themed crafts to choose from! 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park and visit the giant aquarium filled with East River critters, a 10’ scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, the reading corner, and so much more. 1 pm to 5 pm.
Our Urban Park Rangers are skilled in the techniques and development of diverse outdoor skills. Learn how to identify animals tracks to understand animal behavior. 1 pm to 2:30 pm.
With meticulous drawings of mechanical objects and graphite drawings, artists Justin Amrhein and Colette Robbins scrutinize the distinction between fact and fiction and question the reality that we routinely navigate. 1–6 pm.
The patented Peanuts charm is on full display as Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Woodstock, and the gang head to Europe in this gently humorous children’s classic, which features plenty of scene-stealing Snoopy moments along the way. 1980, approximately 75 minutes 2 pm.
The Heights Players present the rocking musical about hippies in the shadow of the Vietnam War. 2 pm.
Inclusive space, children of all abilities can explore their senses. Welcoming environment for chilren with Autism Spectrum Disorder. 2 pm.
The third and final installment of a series all-female Shakespeare productions set inside a women’s prison. In “The Tempest,” captivating actress Harriet Walter will take on the role of Prospero, a wizard exiled to a magical island. 2 pm and 7:30 pm.
For older teens - Join the Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra for works by William Walton, Ottorino Respighi, and George Gershwin. 2 pm.
The crooner celebrates the Academy Awards in song. Reservations for dinner suggested. 3 pm to 6 pm.
A musical and theatrical adaptation of South African native Jonny Steinberg’s 2015 book about a Somali refugee’s journey from Mogadishu to Johannesburg and finally to the US. 3 pm.
Acclaimed British playwright Caryl Churchill creates a comically black look at catastrophe. Four richly drawn women chat in a sunny backyard, interrupted by reports of bizarre disasters. 3 pm.
A Somali refugee’s journey from Mogadishu to Johannesburg, and finally, to the United States. A musical and theatrical adaptation of South African native Jonny Steinberg’s 2015 book. 3 pm.
Meet and touch real, live sea creatures like starfish and sea urchins. 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm.
Learn about and touch live animals, including snakes, turtles, lizards and other reptiles from the Museum’s living collection. 4 pm to 5 pm.
Experience Stephen Sondheim’s magnificent score & lyrics in an intimate, gothic setting! Theatre 2020 takes on the infamous tale of a demon barber out for revenge. 4 pm.