New York Theatre Reviews:
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Show-Score is a community of passionate fans that writes theatre reviews of Broadway and Off-Broadway productions, to help each other discover their next NYC show. Start exploring to find your next show, or dive in and write your own theatre reviews for the shows you've seen!

Featured Shows View all

Shows on Broadway and beyond that Show-Score members are buzzing about!

93
Must See!
22K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

This all-ages musical spectacle tells the untold true story of the Witches of Oz.

83
Great
484 Reviews
Opens Apr 04
NYC: Midtown W

A new musical comedy from some of the biggest names on Broadway—and in Nashville.

77
Good
50 Reviews
Opens Apr 26
NYC: Midtown W

A new musical story about a 1940s New York in the midst of change, and the artists that live there.

Trending New Shows - Beyond Broadway View all

Members are giving these fresh productions high scores.

89
Excellent
76 Reviews
Ends May 12
NYC: Gramercy

A young man seeks out singing lessons from a respected coach, who sees herself in his song choice.

88
Excellent
94 Reviews
Ends May 28
NYC: Gramercy

Marco Antonio Rodríguez’s adaptation of the hit novel. Performed in Spanish with English supertitles

86
Excellent
66 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Gramercy

Based on the stories by children's author Eric Carle, the theatrical puppet adaptations return.

Critics’ Picks View all

Shows that professional theatre critics are raving about!

96
Must See!
11K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

The award-winning, hip-hop infused musical about America then, told by America now. 

91
Must See!
12K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Puppets and live actors create a magical world to tell the story of Simba's rise to the throne.

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Must See!
2K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Winner of the 2019 Tony Award for Best Musical, this is a new twist on the classic Greek myth.

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Best Shows in New York City

Best Broadway Shows

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Hamilton 11K+ Reviews
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Wicked 22K+ Reviews
91
The Lion King 12K+ Reviews
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Hadestown 2K+ Reviews
89
The Book of Mormon 11K+ Reviews
89
Parade 193 Reviews
88
Kimberly Akimbo 1K+ Reviews
88
Fat Ham 57 Reviews
87

Best Shows Off-Broadway

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Seven Sins 39 Reviews
91
Tosca 27 Reviews
90
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La Gringa 28 Reviews

Show-Score aggregates New York theatre reviews for Broadway shows, Off-Broadway shows, and more! We simplify the complex New York theatre landscape, with clear scores, helpful audience reviews, summarized critic reviews, and intuitive categories to help you find the right show for you!

We amplify the voices of our community of passionate theatre fans, to help audiences discover the best shows to see in NYC, from top Broadway musicals to the best Off-Broadway plays.

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