There’s finally a week where I’m in New York and not unpacking or repacking for some trip. As such, I’m planning on taking full opportunity of the cultural events in the city. Who wants to join?

Monday, 9 December @ 19:00
A Chanticleer Christmas in New York
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/407654

Friday, 13 December @ 21:00
Matt Baker Trio
http://www.somethinjazz.com/ny/

Through 2 February 2014
Twelfth Night & Richard III
Starring Mark Rylance and Stephen Fry*
http://shakespearebroadway.com

Through 2 March 2014
Waiting for Godot by Beckett & No Man’s Land by Pinter
Starring Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart
http://twoplaysinrep.com

Remember to keep in mind for June 2014
The American première of Kenneth Branagh’s Macbeth
http://www.armoryonpark.org/programs_events/detail/macbeth

And in case anyone in London is interested:
Through 25 January 2014
“American Psycho” the Musical
http://www.almeida.co.uk/event/americanpsycho

Finally, as those who may be familiar, I will always be up to go to Birdland—especially Jim Caruso’s Cast Party/open mic night on Mondays—or Bemelman’s Bar. Also, anyone know a bartender who can make a good Sazerac Flip?

*The London production was sold out, with rave reviews. Mark Rylance also happens to have the most epic Tony acceptance speeches: