Greenwich Village may not be as large as its West Village and East Village neighbors, but it packs in a lot of live-music venues, art galleries and performance spaces. Use our guide to the best upcoming events in Greenwich Village to plan a night out in downtown Manhattan.
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Joe Tracz and Rob Rokicki make a musical out of Rick Riordan's popular young-adult fantasy novel The Lightning Thief, about a modern New York boy who explores his demigodly powers after learning that his father is the Greek god Poseidon. Stephen Brackett directs the expanded version of a show first presented by Theatreworks USA in 2014.
Originally staged in a real London pie shop, Bill Buckhurst's intimate revival of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's killer-cannibal masterpiece arrives at Barrow Street Theatre, where it hopes to reproduce its distinctive environment. Four of the English production's stars kick off the run for eight weeks; on April 11, locals Norm Lewis and Carolee Carmello assume the leading roles. (The supporting cast includes Matt Doyle, Brad Oscar, Betsy Morgan and Alex Finke.) Read the full review.