Times Square

Latin things to do in Times Square

Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks play New Orleans Jazz at Iguana

Mondays & Tuesdays
TIMES SQUARE, NYC ~ Live music by New York’s specialist in early New Orleans jazz

‘Hamilton’ Puerto Rican Broadway at the Richard Rodgers

Open run. Dark Mondays
TIMES SQUARE, NYC ~ The Broadway musical theatre hit of our generation was written by Puerto Rican New Yorker Lin-Manuel Miranda (In the Heights)

“Phantom of the Opera” Broadway at the Majestic Theatre

MAJESTIC THEATRE, TIMES SQUARE THEATER DISTRICT, Dark Sundays, Ongoing ~ The Paris Opera House is haunted

“Chicago the Musical” Broadway

AMBASSADOR THEATRE, TIMES SQUARE THEATER DISTRICT, Dark Wednesdays, Open-ended run. ~ Puerto Rican Broadway legend Chita Rivera originated the role of Velma Kelly. Italian-American Liza Minnelli added her style.


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Times Square NYC

The Town Hall

123 West 43rd St
(between Sixth & Seventh Ave)
Midtown, Manhattan

Sony Hall

Paramount Hotel
235 West 46th St
(between Broadway & Eighth Ave)
Times Square Theater District

Dominican Consulate New York

Paramount Building
1501 Broadway #410
between 43rd & 44th St
Times Square, Manhattan
Closed on Sundays


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Times Square History

Buika, the Spanish Queen of Flamenco Soul at SummerStage

Sunday, June 30, 2019
African Spanish flamenco
CENTRAL PARK, NYC ~ The queen of Spanish flamenco soul

Omara Portuondo sings Cuban boleros at Sony Hall

TIMES SQUARE, NYC | Fri, Apr 26, 2019 | Cuban boleros live music ~ From The Tropicana to Chucho Valdés to Buena Vista Social Club, Omara’s career spans the entire time that Cuban music has been a world music

‘Que León’ romantic comedy starring Ozuna & Clarissa Molina

TIMES SQUARE & MORE, opened Jan 25, 2019, Dominican Puerto Rican movies in Spanish ~ This family romantic comedy with two Latin stars is a big hit in the Dominican Republic & Puerto Rico

John Leguizamo teaches ‘Latin History for Morons’

NETFLIX, Oct 25, 2018 ~ Leguizamo makes it funny, but our ignorance of our own culture is no joke. We have a lot to be proud of – in our own culture and in our contributions to American culture.
# colombian latin history netflix tv broadway off-broadway

New York International Salsa Congress 2018

Marriott Marquis
Times Square Theater District, Manhattan
Thursday – Monday
August 30 – September 3, 2018

Ismael Miranda FANIA All-Star headlines Puerto Rican Parade Gala

Sheraton New York Times Square
Midtown, Manhattan
Friday, June 8, 2018

2018 National Puerto Rican Day Parade Gala features salsero Ismael Miranda

Sheraton New York Times Square
Midtown, Manhattan
Friday, June 8, 2018

Ana Moura sings Portuguese Fado at The Town Hall

MIDTOWN, WORLD MUSIC INSTITUTE, Thu, Apr 5, 2018, Portuguese fado live music ~ One of the great contemporary fado singers who blends pop into fado traditions

Spring/Break Art Show 2018 at 4 Times Square

TIMES SQUARE; Armory Week, Preview Tue Mar 6, Show Wed-Mon Mar 7-12, 2018; contemporary art fair ~ This art fair of curators shows everything from the sublime to real trash. The next big thing may be in there somewhere.

APAP NYC 2019 brings performing arts showcases to NYC in January

New York Hilton Midtown
Sheraton New York Times Square
Friday – Tuesday
January 4 – 8, 2019

‘Farinelli and the King’ is a comic play about a Spanish king’s Italian castrato

The true story of the Italian opera singer who calmed the nerves of the Spanish king.
DRAMA DESK NOMINATIONS
“Outstanding Costume Design for a Play”
Belasco Theatre
Times Square / Theater District
December 17, 2017 – March 25, 2018

“Once on This Island” Broadway

CIRCLE IN THE SQUARE THEATRE, TIMES SQUARE THEATER DISTRICT, December 3, 2017 to January 6, 2019, Dark Thursdays ~ This Caribbean version of “The Little Mermaid” wins hearts.
#CARIBBEAN #BROADWAY #MUSICAL

‘The Parisian Woman’ stars Uma Thurman hustling power in Washington

Hudson Theatre
Times Square Theater District
November 30, 2017 – March 11, 2018

BB King Blues Club has closed

TIMES SQUARE, 2017 ~ BB King Blues Club has closed

New York International Salsa Congress 2017

New York Marriott Marquis
1535 Broadway
Midtown, Manhattan
Pre-Events Friday-Thursday, August 25-31, 2017
Festival Thursday-Sunday, August 31 – September 3, 2017

The New York Salsa and Bachata Festival 2017 is all Memorial weekend

Non-stop dance workshops, performances, and parties at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-29, 2017

Spring Break Art Show 2017 at 4 Times Square

TIMES SQUARE; Armory Week, Feb 28 – Mar 6, 2017; contemporary art fair ~ The art fair that shows curators in underused New York City spaces, explores the “Black Mirror” of the selfie generation

‘A Bronx Tale’ is an Italian story with a Colombian choreographer

Longacre Theatre
Times Square / Theater District
November 3, 2016 – August 5, 2018

Les Liaisons Dangereuses

Based on the classic French sex novel starring Liev Schreiber and Janet McTeer
Booth Theatre
Times Square – Theater District
October 30, 2016 – January 22, 2017

“On Your Feet!” Review

MARQUIS THEATRE, TIMES SQUARE, November 5, 2015 – August 20, 2017 ~ The inspiring Emilio and Gloria Estefan story
#CUBAN #BROADWAY