- READER REVIEWS
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.
- Nutcracker Rouge
- Minetta Lane Theatre
A sexy, scantily-clad, and sometimes acrobatic retelling of the classic ballet, by Austin McCormick's intoxicating Company XIV. In a downtown theater with performers sometimes literally hanging from the rafters, this isn't your Lincoln Center version. More »