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HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER Ends Sofia's Run Aug 17 Prior to Planet Hollywood Opening

THEY’RE MOVIN’ ON UP!

HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER

ENDS YEARLONG RUN AT SOFIA’S THIS
SATURDAY PRIOR TO REOPENING AT PLANET HOLLYWOOD TIMES SQUARE SEPTEMBER 20!

Off-Broadway’s sellout comedy sensation HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER  is set to move to The Screening Room Theater at Planet Hollywood Times Square, with performances beginning September 20th. HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER will continue at its current home, Sofia’s Downstairs Theater, through this Saturday evening, August 17th.

“A crash course (including dinner!) to avid Manhattanite wannabees. Check

it out for the comedic rush, and leave firmly grounded in NYC savvy!”
City Guide

“Witty! These talented actors take you on a tour of everything New York. The breezy How to Be a New Yorker will appeal to tourists and New Yorkers alike!”
WOR Radio

“Hilarious to anyone whether you're a native New Yorker or
tourist! Fun! Thoroughly delightful! Highly recommended!”
Broadway Radio

“A comedy romp thru the City that never sleeps!”
The Examiner

Written and performed by Margaret Copeland and Kevin James Doyle, HOW TO BE A NEW YORKERhas been playing to packed houses Off-Broadway since August 22, 2012. HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER delivers a laugh-filled tour around the greatest city in the world with actors, comedians and licensed tour guides Ms. Copeland and Mr. Doyle as they play over 70 characters. Under the direction of OBIE Award winner Robert Ross Parker, this “Saturday Night Live” style comedy features a hilarious look at NYC's 400-year history. Immigrants, construction workers, muggers, Wall Street bankers, panhandlers, MTA workers, and Mayor Bloomberg all get a solid lampooning! It doesn't matter if you were born on the Upper West Side or just took your first terrifying cab ride, you will love learning How to Be a New Yorker.

The remaining four performances of HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER at Sofia’s Downstairs Theater (221 West 46 Street) are Thursday & Friday at 7:30 PM and Saturday at 2 & 7:30 PM, with a running time of 65 minutes (no intermission). Pre-show lunch or dinner is served beginning 30 minutes before each performance. The new playing schedule at The Screening Room Theater at Planet Hollywood Times Square (1540 Broadway) will be Fridays at 7:30 PM and Saturdays at 2 & 7:30 PM. The entrance is located on 45th Street just east of Broadway. Lunch or dinner will continue to be served beginning 30 minutes before each performance, with a delicious and substantially improved menu consisting of House Salad, Spaghetti Marinara, Fettuccini Alfredo, Chicken Parmigiana, and Cookies & Brownies. Tickets are $59 (including the full buffet) and are available by calling 212-352-3101 or through www.How2BaNewYorker.com.

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