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Nearby Subway Stops
2, 3 at Central Park North/110th St.; 6 at 110th St.; B, C at Cathedral Pkwy./110th St.
- Street Parking
Located at the northeastern end of Central Park, the 11-acre Harlem Meer (Dutch for "lake") was constructed after the lower park had been completed. Here, ducks, geese and other birds roam freely. A tiny beach with imported sand keeps kids busy as do numerous playgrounds and the Lasker Pool and Rink, located on the Meer's southwestern edge. The Charles A. Dana Discovery Center along its northern shore hosts educational events, as well as a free music and dancing series during the summer.
- Roméo et Juliette
- The Metropolitan Opera
Many composers have taken a crack at Shakespeare, but few knew how to squeeze as much luscious teenage misery out of this infinitely adaptable love story as Charles Gounod. Vittorio Grigolo and Diana Damrau bring plush, lyrical voices to the title roles. More »
- Branford Marsalis Quartet with special guest Kurt Elling
- Jazz at Lincoln Center
An unprecedentist collaboration between the vocalist and the jazz quartet, following Marsalis and Elling's recent Grammy Award nomination in the Best Jazz Vocal Album category. More »