Theater & Shows in East Islip, NY


"Avenue Q" (Through September 5)

"Avenue Q"

New World Stages

Mature musical follows a hybrid of puppets and humans as they look for love and purpose in New York City

$103.50 $45

"In The Heights" on August 6–21

"In The Heights"

Islip Town Hall West

Tony award-winning musical captures three days in Washington Heights with Latin music and hip-hop

$20.40 $14

Ballet Long Island's Princess Tea Party (June 4, 2016–May 13, 2017)

Princess Tea Party

Ballet Long Island

Youngsters dress in their favorite princess outfits to watch a princess-filled ballet performance before sampling lemonade and cookies

$41 $29

"The Fantasticks" at The Theater Center Through November 11, 2016 (Up to 56% Off)

"The Fantasticks"

The Theater Center

The world’s longest-running musical tells a story of young love, feuding families, and a mysterious man

$83.50 $37

Gazillion Bubble Show (Through October 2)

Gazillion Bubble Show

New World Stages

A family that’s honed its show for more than 20 years creates and layers countless dazzling bubbles amid colorful lasers

$83 $45

Wasabassco Burlesque: Summer in the City Winery on Friday, August 5, at 8 p.m.

Wasabassco Burlesque: Summer In The City Winery

City Winery

The stunning performers of the acclaimed Wasabassco burlesque company deliver an exciting and scintillating tribute to summer in the city

$24.20 $15

"The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe" Through August 28

"The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe"

St. Lukes Theatre

Stage adaptation of the first Chronicles of Narnia tale whisks audiences into C.S. Lewis’s world of fantasy

$47.50 $25

SmokeNBrunch On A Yacht on Saturday, August 21, at 5 p.m.

SmokeNBrunch On A Yacht

Cabana

Party, Miami style, aboard a luxurious mega-yacht while enjoying a savory brunch, an open bar, and live DJs

$51.84 $32

"Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man" on December 26–October 1

"Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man"

The 777 Theatre

Romantic comedy with benefits dishes advice for straight women and is hailed as “uproariously funny” and “saucy!”

$86.90 $49

"The Very Hungry Caterpillar" – Orchestra Seats OR VIP Package w/ Exclusive Meet & Greet Available (Through Oct. 30)

"The Very Hungry Caterpillar"

Theatre Row

A cast of 75 puppets (plus their talented puppeteers) bring to life four stories by renowned children’s author Eric Carle

$54.50 $39

"Perfect Crime" at The Theater Center Through November 11, 2016 (Up to 56% Off)

Perfect Crime

The Anne L. Bernstein Theater

The city’s longest-running play details the mysterious circumstances surrounding the murder of a wealthy Connecticut man

$68.75 $30

Comic Mystery: "Shear Madness"

"Shear Madness"

Davenport Theatre

The longest-running play in the U.S., a mystery-farce, serves up laughs and twists in equal measure in its first New York run

$87.50 $49

"Ruthless! The Musical" Dates Through Saturday, September 10 - Shows on Monday & Thursday Evenings & Saturday Matinees

"Ruthless! The Musical"

St. Luke's Theatre

Eight-year-old Tina Denmark will do just about anything to get the lead part in her school play—even commit murder

$77.50 $29

Oz Comes to Harlem: Episode 7: Oz Comes to Harlem on Sunday, July 31 at 6 p.m.

Oz Comes to Harlem: Eps. 7: A House is Not a Home!

National Black Theatre

An all-black cast of musicians and artists ranging from age 20 to 80 adapts The Wizard of Oz for Harlem and the Emerald Apple

$25 $19

"One Funny Mother" (Through September 3)

"One Funny Mother"

New World Stages

Comedian, former Miss New Jersey, and mother of three Dena Blizzard muses on the trials of motherhood and marriage in a one-woman show

$73 $35

David Tutera: Dream Bigger Tour on Friday, August 26, at 8 p.m.

David Tutera: Dream Bigger Tour

The Palace Theatre

The host of WE TV’s CELEBrations discusses the elbows he’s rubbed and events he’s planned in this show that also featuring Norm Lewis

$38 $19

"A Class Act" (Through September 4)

"A Class Act"

New World Stages

A high-powered law firm takes on a major chemical company that’s tainted the water supply in this examination of the justice system

$75.75 $35

"The Imbible: A Spirited History of Drinking" (Through November 29)

"The Imbible"

SoHo Playhouse

Mixologist Anthony Caporale and an a cappella group take audiences on a boozy romp through cocktail history in this Off-Broadway hit

$69.75 $39

"Trip of Love" (Through September 25)

Trip of Love

Stage 42

’60s jukebox musical featuring 28 chart-topping hits such as “California Dreamin’” & “Wipe Out”; costumes & sets by Tony-winning designers

$87 $55

"My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish & I'm in Therapy!" August 10-September 4

"My Mother's Italian My Father's Jewish & I'm In Therapy!"

Jeanne Rimsky Theatre

Steve Solomon’s one-man show introduces audiences to his unusual family through spot-on accents and affectionate impersonations

$56 $42

"Murdered By the Mob" — Interactive Comedy Mystery Dinner Theater and Dancing on Select Saturdays Through November 19

The New York Mob Show: "Murdered by The Mob"

Arno Dinner Theater

Bullets fly and mobsters dance over a hearty three-course dinner in an interactive murder mystery

$114 $69

"Himself and Nora" (Through September 4)

"Himself and Nora"

Minetta Lane Theatre

James Joyce finds not only love in Nora Barnacle but inspiration too in this musical telling of their unconventional relationship

$100.85 $45

<i>An Act of God</i> starring Sean Hayes (Through July 3)

"An Act of God" Starring Sean Hayes

Booth Theatre

The Lord tells all in this cheeky celestial comedy about religion, reality TV, and celebrity culture

$158.50 $99

The Playground: A Labor Day Weekend Holiday Carnival & Back to School Fair on Saturday, September 3, at 1 p.m.

The Playground: A Labor Day Weekend Holiday Carnival & Back to School Fair

PAC PLEX Recreation Complex

Carnival games combine with obstacle courses, dunk tanks, live magic, costumed characters, and a dance competition

$27.37 $19

"Happy 50ish": The Mid-Life Musical Comedy on August 12–September 2

"Happy 50ish"

The Triad

Musical comedy about the ups and downs of midlife follows Bob on the heels of his 50th birthday in a show praised by The Huffington Post

$37 $22

Groupon-Exclusive Discount: "Motown The Musical" on Broadway Through July 31

"Motown the Musical" on Broadway

Nederlander Theatre

After taking the U.S. by storm, the musical sensation returns to Broadway with dozens of hits by Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye, and Stevie Wonder

$87 $59

The Sweet Spot New York: White Party Edition Burlesque Variety Show on Saturday, August 20, at 6 p.m.

The Sweet Spot New York: White Party Edition

The Hall at MP

Poets, burlesque performers, comics, and other artists explore sensuality in a high-energy performance devoted to “pop erotica”

$22.09 $11

"On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan" A New Musical (October 5, 2015—September 4, 2016)

On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan

Marquis Theatre

Gloria and Emilio Estefan’s real-life rise to stardom unfolds over Latin dance anthems and a script by the Oscar-winning writer of Birdman

$149 $99

Magic Shows at Broadway Comedy Club (August 6—November 19)

Allen Batista Travel: Magic Show

Broadway Comedy Club

A rotating lineup of magicians amazes you with mind reading, sleight of hand, and other marvels

$30 $15

"An American in Paris" on Broadway (Through September 11) - New Dates Added

"An American in Paris"

Palace Theatre

A young American soldier and a mysterious French girl sweep Broadway audiences off their feet in this Tony Award-winning musical

$73.75 $49

Select Local Merchants

  • Kovacs Studio of Dance
    Come and see the theatrical offerings at Kovacs Studio of Dance in Brightwaters. Service and taste make a great restaurant, and that's why you won't be disappointed by this theater. Don't leave the kids at home — youngsters will love the family-friendly activities at this theater just as much as mom and dad. Parking is plentiful, so patrons can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    380 North Windsor Avenue
    Brightwaters, NY US
  • Arthur Murray Dance Centers Bay Shore
    For the theatrically inclined, Arthur Murray Dance Studio Bayshore offers engaging plays for your enjoyment in Bay Shore. Arthur Murray Dance Studio Bayshore offers so many different dance classes, it will be hard to choose just one. Parking is plentiful, so guests can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    5 5th Avenue
    Bay Shore, NY US
  • CM Performing Arts Center
    Are you ready for a spectacular night out in Oakdale? Cm Performing Arts Center has just the theater you need. Sit down for a savory meal at their in-house restaurant. No need to splurge on a baby sitter — tots will be right at home at this theater. Cm Performing Arts Center's customers can park in a neighboring lot just seconds away.
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    931 Montauk Highway
    Oakdale, NY US
  • Releve' Dance Centre
    The production calendar for Bayport's Releve Dance Center offers an outrageous mix of comedy and drama for the theatrically inclined. Dancing is a great way to express yourself and an easy way to avoid the gym, so why not sign up for a class at Releve Dance Center? Parking is plentiful, so guests can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    889 Montauk Highway
    Bayport, NY US
  • Rock-N-Roll University
    Since 1984, Rock-N-Roll University has equipped musicians with the equipment, accessories, and skills to pursue their ambitions in songsmithing. Glistening guitars in all shapes and colors hang from the walls in rows, surrounded by equipment such as amps, practice books, and freeze-dried roadies. Rock-N-Roll University also has a varied curriculum for students of music. There are both private and group classes, where you can learn with traditional lessons, jam sessions, and band programs that culminate in live concerts.
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    531 Route 111 Hauppauge Blvd
    Hauppauge, NY US
  • New York Crystal Dance Studio
    For top-notch performances of historical and contemporary plays, there's no better place in West Islip than New York Crystal Dance Studio. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    282 Higbie Lane
    West Islip, NY US

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