New Victory Theater
Photograph: Elliot Kaufman
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Time Out says
Thu Aug 19 2010
This full-scale, multilevel theater produces the most professional—and inventive—children’s theater in NYC. The lineup often features European imports, and spans all genres, from opera to step dancing to puppetry.
New Victory Theater 209 W 42nd St
What's on at New Victory Theater
Circuses & magic, Things to Do
Former Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey clown Bello Nock directs and stars in this new show along with a talented troupe of circus performers. Tots will be wowed as Bello's gravity-defying hairdo withstands trampoline routines, bungee jumping, high-wire...
Things to Do, Kids activities & themes
When the Ginghams discover cast-off stuffed animals like Disco Frog, Squibbly, and Fluff, the abandoned toys are given a new home with the plaid-clad family. The trio of performers display quirky talents like birdcalls, sound sampling, and dance in this...
Theater, Ballet, Contemporary & experimental, Hip-hop, Modern, Things to Do
The Dutch dance company ISH combines classical music and dance with street culture, pirouetting one minute and breakdancing the next. This performance explores the stresses of modern society and the daily grind, as well as the theme of a young person's...
Circuses & magic, Cabaret, Things to Do
The contemporary Australian circus company Casus performs acrobatic displays and aerial feats that display a combination of delicacy and strength. Tweens and parents alike will ooh and ahh when a performer takes the adage to heart and actually walks on...
Musicals, Circuses & magic, Things to Do, Kids activities & themes
This African circus show features Tanzanian stilt walkers, Ethiopian jugglers, and Kenyan contortionists performing to the beats of traditional instruments like the djembe and mbira. Particularly awe-inspiring is the "Icarian Games" act, in which Circus...
Theater, Cabaret, Things to Do, Kids activities & themes
Based on Elizabeth Honey's book I'm Still Awake, Still!, this musical comedy tells the tale of Miss Ivory Tinklefinger and her magical piano. The Queen of Sleep's grand piano is designed to lull children into a slumber, but one day, it unexpectedly decides...