Volume 17, Number 47 | April 15 — 21, 200

More ideas for the next birthday party

Theme Parties

Cheek to Chic
$600-$800 for six girls
Makeup artist Raychel Wade will teach girls about makeup and give them makeovers.

Creature Features
$235 for 45-minutes to an hour
Larry Parente will provide an educational show-and-tell of about 15 animals ranging from rabbits to foot-long African millipedes.

Daisy Doodle’s Funtastic Fantabulous Parties & Magic
Starts at $200
Denise Rivera offers face painting, balloon animals, instructional dance parties, magic, acting parties and theme parties such as super heroes, Barbie dress-up, and pirates.
$125 per hour
Davi Dominuez, a pastry chef, will teach the birthday child and guests how to make a culinary masterpiece from the birthday cake to any other treat. Best suited for kids about 8 years old.

Dr. Blood
Starts at $450 for an hour
As Dr. Blood, David Kaye performs gory and funny magic tricks for kids, including sticking a screwdriver through his tongue and sawing the birthday kid in half. He then teaches the kids how to do the tricks. Shows for 5 to 6-year-olds and 7 to 11-year olds.

Mozart for Children
Founder Debbie Surowicz teaches kids about classical music with puppets, instruments, dances and other musicians.


Madame Alexander Doll Factory
615 W. 131st St.
$30-$95 per person
Madame Alexander will work closely with each party host to coordinate refreshments and personalize each event to include a mini-workshop, private doll factory tour, shop in the company store and more!

American Girl Place
609 5th Ave. at 49th St.
$32-$60 per person
Plan an extra-special visit to American Girl Place that’s perfect from start to finish. Choose an experience you’ll never forget, from a Day at American Girl Place to an exciting late-night party for you and your friends!

Dance Parties

Deb’s Family Disco
W. 44th St. bet. 8th and 9th Aves.
$600 for 10 kids, $20 per additional kid
The party can include personalized photo invitations, wacky snacks, party favors, glitter makeup, a cake and disco ball necklaces.

Activity Parties

Karma Kids Yoga
104 W. 14th St., bet 6th & 7th Aves.
$400 for 10 kids, $15 per additional kid, 20 kids max
Enjoy 1 hour of fun-filled yoga with props and music, a half-hour to celebrate in the studio, pizza, refreshments and exclusive rights to the facility.

New Amsterdam Fencing Academy
747 Amsterdam Ave. bet. 96th and 97th Sts.
$350 for 25 kids

Our Name is Mud
59 Greenwich Ave. at 7th Ave. & 11th St.
$10 per kid, plus the cost of the pieces
Enjoy guaranteed party space and expert staff assistance while glazing, firing and painting your pottery creation. Pre-printed invitations, balloons and a party plate for all guests to sign are available.

Coral Room
512 W. 29th St. bet. 10th and 11th Aves.
$50 per person
A club with an aquatic theme including a giant fish tank with mermaids.

St. John the Divine
1047 Amsterdam Ave. and 110th St.
$400 for up to 20 kids
Enjoy a Medieval-themed party and tour the Cathedral then work in the arts center to create stained glass pieces, chisel on real stone and more with the Public Education Staff.

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