Welcome back to our new feature focusing on “only in NYC” experiences. This fun-filled column will continue to uncover some of the most unique and epic family destinations in and around New York City. The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical is an action-packed, mythical adventure, but it's also a coming of age, relatable story about growing up, making our own choices, and finding our place in society. Based on the best selling novels by Rick Riordan and popular film series, this musical recently leaped onto the Broadway stage for a limited 16-week run. In The Lightning Thief, … [Read more...]
Editor’s note: New York City presents amazing theatrical opportunities to share with our families. NYC Dads Group recently collaborated with “The Play That Goes Wrong” so several of our members and their kids could see show. Scroll to the end for a discount ticket offer!
The Play that Goes Wrong has a smash two-year run on Broadway, garnering two Tony Awards and a nomination for best play. The show recently transferred Off-Broadway into a more intimate format at the New World Stages. Even if the venue is a little smaller, the laughs are just as large.
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Long Island native Brett Grayson sees himself as a successful New York trial attorney who also writes books. Just don't confuse him with best-selling author John Grisham. In fact, Grayson actually notes on his website that he is "John Grisham Without the Success." Grayson, who now lives in New Jersey, released his first book, What Could Go Wrong? My Mostly Comedic Journey through Marriage, Parenting and Depression earlier this year. What Could Go Wrong? finds humor not only in the first-time parenting situations he and his wife encounter but also tries to find the bright side in helping … [Read more...]