Film & Theater

Adventure theater in Central Park, created just for kids! Experience a world of fanciful characters who use puzzles, games and crafts in this one-of-a-kind immersive fairy tale. Read more


Marionette Theater

Jack and the Beanstalk, Cinderella, Hansel and Gretel, and Gulliver's Travel's are often performed here. Read more


Romeo and Juliet


Shakespeare in the Park is an annual summer production held at the Delacorte Theatre in Central Park. It is produced by the Public Theater and attendance is free. Read more


Swedish Cottage

Cal Vornberger

The Swedish Cottage was placed in Central Park in 1877 at the suggestion of Frederick Law Olmsted and served a variety of purposes, perhaps most importantly being used as the headquarters for the Civil Defense during World War II. Read more


Every August, the Central Park Conservancy hosts free evening film screenings in Central Park. Bring a blanket and a picnic and enjoy watching a movie under the stars. Read more


The outdoor Delacorte Theater is the summer home of the annual "Shakespeare in the Park" production. Begun in 1957 by Joseph Papp as part of the Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival, the annual productions draw thousands to the open. Read more


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