Worth checking out

Moulin Rouge! The Musical opens on Broadway

One of the most anticipated premieres of 2019, Moulin Rouge! The Musical is finally on Broadway! It is based on Baz Luhrmann’s film – get ready for glitz and glamour! Don't miss this specta...

August

August

Theater and Opera Schedule

Broadway shows

The Phantom of the Opera

Chicago

The Lion King

Moulin Rouge! The Musical

Rock of Ages

More shows
Broadway 2019: season overview

Broadway and Off-Broadway Plays

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

To Kill a Mockingbird

Betrayal

More plays

New on Broadway

Tootsie

Beetlejuice

Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations

More premiers

Things to Do in New York In August 2019

Enjoy great weather in New York and take a river cruise: a 2-hour lunch or a 3-hour dinner cruise along the most recognizable skyline in the world. Lots of sports events in August: US Open Tennis Championship, Mets and Yankees baseball games, Jets and Giants football games. Madison Square Garden and Barclays Center host several concerts (see links in "Concerts in New York"), and Broadway is welcoming everyone to its 41 theaters to see all kinds of shows: The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, Stomp and so many more.

US Open

The US Open tennis tournament is held in New York every year. The tournament takes place in Queens. You can get there by public transportation. The information about the tournament dates and how to purchase tickets can be obtained from the official US Open site.

Art and exhibitions

MET: Fabergé from the Matilda Geddings Gray Foundation Collection

Guggenheim: Thannhauser Collection

Whitney: Where We Are: Selections from the Whitney’s Collection, 1900–1960

Guggenheim: Current Exhibitions

MET: Current exhibitions

Whitney: Current Exhibitions

MoMA: Current Exhibitions

Concerts in New York

Aug 01 19:30
Aug 01 19:30
Aug 03 20:00
Aug 05 19:30
Aug 06 20:00
Aug 07 20:00
Aug 10 19:30
Aug 11 19:30
Aug 15 20:00
Aug 17 20:00
Aug 20 19:30
Aug 21 20:00
Aug 22 20:00
Aug 23 19:30
Aug 24 19:30
Aug 28 20:00
Aug 28 20:00
Aug 29 20:00
Aug 30 19:30
Aug 30 20:00
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