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SummerStage: you still have time to catch a show

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You've got a few more weeks to enjoy SummerStage, New York's annual performing arts showcase that's 28 years running. But it's not just music: there is dance, comedy, theater, you name it.

There are several shows weekly at 14 different parks throughout the five boroughs. A recent show at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park paid tribute to Pete Seeger.

Most of the shows are free and are funded by tickets purchased for the some of the bigger acts. For instance, Ingrid Michaelson's performance in Central Park this Wednesday night costs $25 while the Gavin DeGraw show on August 13th costs $45.

Musiq Soulchild heads to Central Park for the free annual R&B festival on August 17th.

The SummerStage season ends with a 50th anniversary celebration of acclaimed salsa music label Fania Records for $90 a ticket on August 24th.

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