Holiday Performances in NYC
This holiday season stay at one of Affinia Hotels & Suites in New York City. Enjoy endless amounts of performances all over NYC to get you in the holiday cheer!
A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Starring House of Card‘s Campbell Scott as Ebeneezer Scrooge, this new adaptation of the Dickens tale transfers from a run at London’s Old Vic that weaves immersive storytelling and Christmas carols.
This Olivier-winning show takes audiences through a wintry landscape where wordless clowns roam about in a climactic blizzard.
THE ILLUSIONISTS–MAGIC OF THE HOLIDAYS
Returning to Broadway for the fifth year in a row, The Illusionists perform a series of mystifying acts that will delight audiences.
Relive the film that started it all. Watch the wand choose the wizard, a troll run amok, and magic mirrors in high-definition while the Orchestra performs John Williams’s iconic score. Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime event as Harry, Ron, Hermione, and all your favorite characters return to the screen and enchant the world all over again.
Join the New York Philharmonic Brass and Percussion for this holiday family favorite.
Family-friendly. Open to everyone ages 4 and up.
Dazzling vocal solos, instrumental fireworks, and splendid choral writing make Handel’s Messiah the Philharmonic’s most beloved holiday tradition.
George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®
THE METROPOLITAN OPERA
THE MAGIC FLUTE
A beloved holiday tradition continues as Mozart’s delightful fairy tale returns in the Met’s abridged, English-language version for families, perfect for younger audiences, with no intermission and a running time of less than two hours. Lothar Koenigs conducts a dynamic cast of standout Mozarteans in Julie Taymor’s magical production, an enduring Met classic with its eye-popping puppetry and stunning visuals.
JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis continues a beloved New York tradition that plays to sold-out audiences every December. Featuring guest vocalists Alexis Morrast and Denzal Sinclaire and soulful, big band versions of classics like “Jingle Bells” and “Joy to the World,” Big Band Holidays is an uplifting holiday program sure to get you into the spirit of the season.
VIENNA BOYS CHIOR
CHRISTMAS IN VIENNA
The Vienna Boys Choir has been performing around the world for six centuries. Christmas in Vienna showcases these musicians in a program featuring folk songs, classical masterpieces, popular songs, and holiday favorites including O Holy Night, O Tannenbaum, and Jingle Bells.
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