90 Minutes or Less (NY Reviews) (49)

Shows on Broadway and beyond that are short & sweet!

We get it - sometimes you need your theatre fix but you don't have the time or energy to commit to a three hour epic!

With amazing Broadway theatre shows like 'SIX' that are less than an hour and a half long, let Show-Score's community of avid theatre fans tell you the best shows to see on Broadway and Off-Broadway that are under 90 minutes long! Read New York Theatre reviews from our members and their picks for the best short shows running in and around New York City right now!

89
Excellent
30 Reviews
Ends May 2023
NYC: Gramercy

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

88
Excellent
23 Reviews
Ends Apr 2023
NYC: Midtown W

Anthony Rapp's solo musical show, adapted from his memoir of the same name.

87
Excellent
17 Reviews
Ends May 2023
NYC: Gramercy

Repertorio Espanol's revival of Lorca's tragic tale of a cloistered world of women in 1930's Spain.

86
Excellent
61 Reviews
Starts Feb 10
NYC: Gramercy

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

86
Excellent
41 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

In its 8th year, Distorted Diznee is a high octane look at Disney classics through a drag queen lens.

86
Excellent
1K+ Reviews
Open run
SIX
NYC: Midtown W

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

85
Excellent
5 Reviews
Ends Feb 26
NYC: Chelsea

A new monologue in verse, about an Irish immigrant is living the American dream.

83
Great
61 Reviews
Open run
NYC: East Village

The Neo-Futurists' lineup of interactive plays, each written by a performer and honed by the ensemble.

82
Great
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: East Village

A worldwide phenomenon where comedy, music, and paint collide in a circus of the imagination.

82
Great
20 Reviews
Ends Feb 04
NYC: Upper W Side

Lightning Rod Special's new musical satire about the American abortion debate.

82
Great
148 Reviews
Ends Feb 19
NYC: Midtown E

When Earth's population faces extinction in the distant future, an Immortal being finds hope.

81
Great
634 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Financial

An actor drinks heavily (think Comedy Central's 'Drunk History') and tries to corral others into enacting a…

81
Great
50 Reviews
Ends Feb 09
NYC: Midtown W

The Tank presents an intimate evening with the world’s preeminent poet of the perverse.

79
Good
521 Reviews
Ends Apr 2023
NYC: Midtown W

This spectacular display of sight and sound can only be described as ‘bubble artistry’.

79
Good
14 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

The Tank's  ongoing series that premieres 7 brand-new 10 minute plays by 7 different writers.

79
Good
174 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

The only living non-Japanese Master of the art of comic storytelling, brings Rakugo to New York.

Score it Buy from $30
74
Good
24 Reviews
Opens Mar 01
NYC: West Village

A new adaptation of the Henry James novel in a sparse, actor-focused staging.

62
Middling
26 Reviews
Ends Feb 12
NYC: Midtown W

A provocative new play about swimwear designer Sylvie Cachay's life and the cost of women's ambition.

Score it Buy from $40
51
Middling
28 Reviews
Ends Feb 28
NYC: Midtown W

Fashion designer, painter & musician PimComedy hosts a journey deep into the mind of the creator.

90
Excellent
5 Reviews
Opens Feb 02
NYC: Chelsea

John Douglas Thompson and Bill Irwin star in a new mounting of Samuel Beckett's classic tragicomedy.

88
Excellent
3 Reviews
Opens Apr 20
NYC: East Village

A live staged premiere of the audio drama set in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina.

Score it Buy from $41
79
Good
2 Reviews
Starts Mar 04
NYC: Midtown W

A new musical comedy based on the bestselling series by Dav Pilkey, creator of Captain Underpants.

79
Good
9 Reviews
Ends Mar 26
NYC: Midtown W

A western drama about the life of the man who inspired The Lone Ranger.