Forget about the cold-weather blues—enjoy a night out on the town that includes one of The Beacon Theatre’s must-see shows this season. Just a one-minute walk from the Upper West Side condos at The Astor, The Beacon is set to serve up music and comedy offerings that are well worth the short jaunt outside. If you live a bit farther away, The Beacon’s star-studded schedule may entice you to check out The Astor or other nearby NYC condos for sale.
The ’70s Soul Jam Valentine’s Concert Celebrate a romantic weekend old-school style at the ’70s Soul Jam Valentine’s Concert Saturday, February 13, at 3 p.m. or 8 p.m. The Soul Jam features favorite 1970s artists The Stylistics; The Dramatics; New Birth; Ray, Goodman and Brown; and Jobie Thomas’s Enchantment. With songs such as “Break Up to Make Up,” “Whatcha See is Whatcha Get,” and “Wildflower,” these artists are the masters of 1970s soul. Tickets range from $49.50 to $79.50.
Jerry Seinfeld: The Homestand Join Legendary New York comedian Jerry Seinfeld for a night of laughs at one of his Beacon Theatre shows. “Jerry Seinfeld: The Homestand” brings the iconic comedian to the Beacon Theatre once a month in 2016. Upcoming shows are scheduled for Thursday, February 18; Wednesday, March 2; and Thursday, April 14. Each show begins at 8 p.m. Ticket prices range from $79 to $175.
Leon Bridges (with special guest Son Little) Join breakthrough R&B artist Leon Bridges and his seven-piece band for one of two Beacon appearances in March. Bridges serves up classic, retro-inspired soul that pays homage to artists such as Otis Redding and Sam Cooke. Special guest Son Little also performs. Ticket prices range from $32.50 to $49.50. Both the Monday, March 7 and Wednesday, March 9 shows start at 8 p.m.
Bonnie Raitt’s “Dig in Deep” Tour Enjoy two blues-infused nights of music during Bonnie Raitt’s Beacon Theatre stop on her latest tour. This highly anticipated tour follows the release of Bonnie’s twentieth album, “Dig in Deep.” Bonnie performs with her long-time touring band for a musical chemistry described as “exquisite” and “perfect” by the Chicago Tribune and The Boston Globe, respectively. The California Honeydrops offer their eclectic blend of funk, gospel, and Delta blues as the opening act. Ticket prices for the Friday, April 1 and Saturday, April 2 shows range from $40.50 to $126.