Meredith Alumnae trip to the Big Apple!

The annual alumnae trip to New York City is scheduled for Friday, November 15 – Sunday, November 17.
Register here!

Weekend Schedule:

Friday, November 15

8:05 a.m. - 9:53 a.m.

Depart RDU via Delta Airlines for a direct flight to LGA

Upon arrival in New York, we will have transfer service to The Muse Hotel, where our bags will be checked and stored until check in.

1:30 p.m.

Central Park Walking Tour

Walk straight through the heart of Central Park on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy Guides. Enjoy a great variety of the scenic, sculptural, and architectural elements the Park has to offer. Highlights of this tour include: Conservatory Water, Loeb Boathouse, Bethesda Terrace, Bow Bridge, Cherry Hill, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields.

Tour lasts 90 minutes.

2:00 p.m.

The Tour at NBC Studios - $36/person
30 Rockefeller Plaza

Enjoy a behind-the-scenes access to the studios where your favorite shows are made. Like Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Late Night with Seth Myers, and more. An NBC page will serve as our host and behind-the-scenes expert, guiding us through the historic halls of 30 Rock. You’ll learn about the entire TV production process, from scriptwriting and producing to the ways TV content reaches your home.

Tour lasts 65 minutes.

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Reception for all travelers and area alumnae

The reception will feature heavy hors d’oeuvres and beverages at The Muse Hotel. Our hotel is within an easy walking distance to the Theatre District and the evening show, TINA: The Tina Turner Musical..

8:00 p.m.

TINA: The Tina Turner Musical
Lunt-Fontanne Theatre
205 West 46th Street

From humble beginnings in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her transformation into the global Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Tina Turner didn’t just break the rules, she rewrote them. This new stage musical reveals the untold story of a woman who dares to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race.

Featuring her much loved songs, TINA: The Tina Turner Musical is written by Olivier Award-winning playwright Katori Hall and directed by the internationally acclaimed Phyllida Lloyd. Tony Award nominee Adrienne Warren, who has played Tina Turner in the hit West End production since its world premiere, will reprise her critically acclaimed performance on Broadway this fall.

Our group tickets are located in the front mezzanine.

Saturday, November 16

 

12:45 p.m.

Heart and Soul of Greenwich Village Food and Culture Walking Tour  - $64/person

Discover the “Heart and Soul” of Greenwich Village and find out why it’s one of the most popular neighborhoods for delicious food, history, culture and nightlife.

Taste hand-made pasta with Chef Pietro’s classic bolognese sauce at his family owned trattoria (since 1918). Visit a retail coffee shop from 1907 that is operated by the original family, a restaurant that was voted ONE OF THE BEST BARS IN AMERICA, taste Brazilian chocolates, pizza from a favorite Greenwich Village eatery, and more!

Walk the same streets where music legends like Bob Dylan and Jimi Hendrix found inspiration, and where comedians like Jerry Seinfeld and Chris Rock still perform. Visit Washington Square Park where performers keep the offbeat traditions of Greenwich Village alive.

Tour lasts 3 hours and includes 7 tastings.

2:00 p.m.

Moulin Rouge! The Musical! - $225/ticket
Al Hirschfeld Theatre
302 West 45th Street


Enter a world of splendor and romance, of eye-popping excess, of glitz, grandeur and glory! A world where Bohemians and aristocrats rub elbows and revel in electrifying enchantment. Pop the champagne and prepare for the spectacular spectacular…Welcome to Moulin Rouge! The Musical!

Baz Luhrmann’s revolutionary film comes to life onstage, remixed in a new musical mash-up extravaganza. A theatrical celebration of truth, beauty, freedom and — above all — love, is more than a musical; it is a state of mind.

Our group tickets are located in the orchestra section.

8:00 p.m.

Tootsie - $165/ticket
Marquis Theatre
210 West 46th Street

2019 Tony Award® winner Santino Fontana delivers "one of the best performances ever seen on a musical stage" (Rolling Stone) in the show critics are calling "the most uproariously funny new musical comedy to hit Broadway in years!" (The Hollywood Reporter). This New York Times Critic's Pick tells the story of Michael Dorsey, an out-of-work actor willing to do anything for a job — even if it means playing way against type. When he disguises himself as an outspoken actress named Dorothy Michaels, he defies all odds to become a Broadway sensation. But as audiences fall for Dorothy and Michael starts to fall for the woman of his dreams, he's learning that the hardest part of show business isn't getting to the top... it's keeping up the act.

Our group tickets are located in the front mezzanine.
 

Sunday, November 17

 

11:00 a.m. Radio City Christmas Spectacular - $82/person
Radio City Music Hall
1260 6th Avenue

The Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular features the Rockettes. This beloved holiday classic is sure to get you into the spirit of the season.

 6:29 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Depart LGA via Delta Airlines for a non-stop flight to RDU
Transfer service will be provided from The Muse Hotel to LGA.


Our group will be staying at The Muse Hotel in the heart of the theatre district and Times Square. The number for the front desk is: 212.485.2400. To see more about The Muse Hotel, please visit www.themusehotel.com.


Register Now!

 

Pricing Overview

Including flight, transfer, hotel accommodations, reception and ticket to TINA: The Tina Turner Musical:

Single Occupancy, King - $1,724
Double Occupancy, King - $1,379
Double Occupancy, Queen - $1,404
Triple Occupancy, Queen - $1,281
Quadruple Occupancy, Queen - $1,219

For alumnae who wish to make their own flight and transfer arrangements, the cost is:

Single Occupancy, King - $1,224
Double Occupancy, King - $878
Double Occupancy, Queen - $903
Triple Occupancy, Queen - $780
Quadruple Occupancy, Queen - $718

A la carte options:

Central Park Walking Tour - $XX/person
The Tour at NBC Studios - $36/person
Heart and Soul of Greenwich Village Food and Culture Walking Tour - $64/person
Moulin Rouge! The Musical! - $225/ticket
Tootsie - $165/ticket 
Radio City Christmas Spectacular - $82/person

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