Diversions Overnight ~ Saturday & Sunday October 24-25
Saturday, October 24
7:30am Depart Baltimore with breakfast en route.
11:00am Arrive at the stunning New York Palace Hotel - 455 Madison Ave., at 50th Street
11:30am Optional one way shuttle to the new home of New York’s Whitney Museum(It’s a wow!) overlooking the High Line or to Soho galleries, boutiques and restaurants.
Afternoon at leisure
7:15pm Transfer to and fro to see “American in Paris”,“Something Rotten” or another show of your choice. Here is what the critics are saying:
“ A wholly contagious joy of motion that is packed into every kick, lift, tap, and leap.” Washington Post
“ The city of light is ablaze with movement in this rhapsodic new stage adaption.” New York Times
“Something Rotten is The Producers+Spamalot+The Book of Mormon+The Drowsy Chaperone SQUARED.” New York Magazine
Sunday, October 25
9am Optional one way shuttle to the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Noon Check out hotel and depart for a delicious brunch at Sardi’s with Michael Riedel, our engaging guest speaker [Columnist & Theater critic for the New York Post]
3:00pm The musical performance of “Hamilton” or “Something Rotten.”
“ Hamilton has a shot of joining the pantheon of groundbreaking and widely popular musicals like “Oklahoma”, “A Chorus Line” and “ Rent.” AP
“ Lin-Manuel Miranda has brilliantly created the true tale of how an illegitimate, orphan went on to become an inventor of America. The story is told in a hip-hop/rap/rhythm-and-blues/jazz/ballad musical whose sound is pure 2015 yet utterly appropriate to the tale.”’ Peggy Noonan, Wall Street Journal
5:15pm Depart for Baltimore while serving open bar and dinner of your choice from“Zabars.”
8:30pm Arrival at home.
Cost $969.00 per person, based on double occupancy. Singe Supplement $235.00
Options: If you choose not to see “American in Paris” or “ Something Rotten” on Saturday and would prefer to have the evening free for a leisurely dinner, Diversions will credit you $147.00 per person and will assist with tickets for a Saturday