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!

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91
Must See!
115 Reviews
Ends Dec 24
NYC: Midtown E

A new show that delves into Chopin's life and music in a theatrical style.

76
Good
176 Reviews
Ends Jan 07
NYC: Midtown W

A new show that combines music, spoken word, and visuals in one unique, emotional experience.

68
Middling
65 Reviews
Ends Dec 23
NYC: Midtown W

Mary's choices rock her family, sparking healing and understanding.

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Members are giving these fresh productions high scores.

94
Must See!
303 Reviews
Ends Feb 2024
NYC: Gramercy

Patrick Page explores Shakespeare's villains, revealing human nature's complexity.

91
Must See!
115 Reviews
Ends Dec 24
NYC: Midtown E

A new show that delves into Chopin's life and music in a theatrical style.

90
Excellent
357 Reviews
Ends Jan 07
NYC: East Village

A new musical about the New York Dream, with both new music and the classic songs of Alicia Keys.

Critics’ Picks View all

Shows that professional theatre critics are raving about!

97
Must See!
13K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

A revolutionary story of passion, unstoppable ambition, and the dawn of a new nation.

92
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.

91
Must See!
4K+ 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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Hamilton 12K+ Reviews
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& Juliet 1K+ Reviews
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Best Shows Off-Broadway

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Titanique 619 Reviews
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La Bohème 51 Reviews
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Monsieur Chopin 94 Reviews
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Hell's Kitchen 130 Reviews
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Nutcracker Rouge 292 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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