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Show-Score is a community of passionate theatre fans that writes audience reviews of Broadway and Off-Broadway theatre, to help each other discover their next NYC show. Start exploring to find your next show, or dive in and write a review of a show you've seen!

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

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Must See!
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NYC: Midtown W

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

87
Excellent
360 Reviews
Ends Sep 11
NYC: Midtown W

A new musical based on the young adult novel by bestselling author Jodi Picoult and her daughter.

81
Great
36 Reviews
Opens Aug 22
NYC: Gramercy

A hilarious and mesmerizing evening that combines improv with the power of hypnosis. 

TONY Winners View all

This season's top awarded shows!

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Excellent
879 Reviews
Ends Jan 2023
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NYC: Midtown W

An exuberant, pop celebration of 21st century girl power featuring the wives of Henry VIII.

85
Excellent
392 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Featuring Michael Jackson's greatest hits and a book by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Lynn Nottage.

84
Great
418 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Michael R. Jackson’s Tony Award-winning new musical about a young artist grappling with identity.

Trending New Shows - Beyond Broadway View all

Members are giving these fresh productions high scores.

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Excellent
360 Reviews
Ends Sep 11
NYC: Midtown W

A new musical based on the young adult novel by bestselling author Jodi Picoult and her daughter.

87
Excellent
77 Reviews
Ends Sep 02
NYC: West Village

An anecdotal solo show from comedian Alex Edelman. 

84
Great
50 Reviews
Ends Sep 25
NYC: Financial

A musical parody of the classic film, Titanic, using Celine Dion's music

Critics’ Picks View all

Shows that professional theatre critics are raving about!

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Must See!
11K+ Reviews
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NYC: Midtown W

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

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239 Reviews
Ends Oct 16
NYC: Midtown W

Stephen Sondheim's classic musical that intertwines the plots of classic fairy tales.

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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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Best Shows in New York City

Best Broadway Shows

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Hamilton 11K+ Reviews
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Wicked 22K+ Reviews
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Into The Woods 239 Reviews
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Come From Away 5K+ Reviews
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Hadestown 1K+ Reviews
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Best Shows Off-Broadway

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Seven Sins 32 Reviews
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Between The Lines 360 Reviews
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Sleep No More 1K+ Reviews
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Distorted Diznee 41 Reviews
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Titanique 50 Reviews
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Stomp 1K+ 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!

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