Jazz in Upper East Side

Café Carlyle

This swanky spot at the Carlyle Hotel draws top-shelf talent. Woody Allen plays his clarinet here with the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band on Mondays at 8:45pm (September through May). Bring mucho bucks: the cover …
Cultural Center in Upper East Side

92nd Street Y

In addition to its wide spectrum of concerts, dance performances, literary readings and family-friendly events, this nonprofit cultural center hosts an excellent lecture and conversation series. Playwright Edward Al…
Classical Music in Upper East Side

Frick Collection Concerts

Once a month this opulent mansion-museum hosts a Sunday 5pm concert that brings in world-renowned performers, such as cellist Yehuda Hanani and violinist Thomas Zehetmair.
Comedy in Upper East Side

Comic Strip Live

Big names Chris Rock, Sarah Silverman, Aziz Ansari, Jerry Seinfeld and Ellen DeGeneres have all performed at this club. Not recently, maybe, but you’re sure to find somebody cribbing their acts here most nights. Wit…