90 Minutes or Less (74)

Opens Apr 30 The Box Show 41 reviews
93 Overall Score

One woman. 25 characters. All inside a cupboard! In Dominique Salerno's solo show, the space is limited, but the comedic possibilities are endless. A hit at the 2016 NYC Fringe Festival.

Ends May 10 Show Up 18 reviews
93 Overall Score

The Peoples Improv Theater presents Peter Michael Marino's bold new adventure: a fully improvised solo show.

Ends Jul 30 Puffs, or: Seven Increasingly ... 219 reviews
86 Overall Score

Potter changed the world forever. The Puffs were also there. 'Puffs" gives you a front-row seat to the sidelines of the world’s most famous magical journey.

Open run Sistas - The Musical 91 reviews
85 Overall Score

A new musical that tells the story of African-American women through Top-40 music from the '30s through the '90s, including hits like "Oh, Happy Day," "Mama Said" and "I Will Survive."

Open run The Infinite Wrench 22 reviews
85 Overall Score

The New York Neo-Futurists present an ever-changing lineup of short plays, each written by a performer, honed by the ensemble, and randomly collaged with high-energy audience participation.

84 Overall Score

A re-telling of C.S. Lewis' classic tale of Narnia, featuring just two performers who play all the characters that populate the epic story.

Open run Blue Man Group 915 reviews
83 Overall Score

The "blue men's" nonverbal performance explores themes of alienation, depersonalization, and paint. Comedy, music, and paint collide in a circus of imagination.

Ends Sep 09 The Wizard of Oz (Harlem Rep) 60 reviews
83 Overall Score

Harlem Repertory Theatre mounts a one-hour, family-friendly adaptation of the iconic 1939 MGM movie musical about a little girl from Kansas who journeys to the Land of Oz.

Opens Apr 25 Six Degrees of Separation 155 reviews
83 Overall Score

John Guare's critically acclaimed drama returns to Broadway in this revival starring seven-time Emmy Award winner Allison Janney, Tony Award winner John Benjamin Hickey, and Corey Hawkins ('Straight Outta Compton').

Ends May 21 The Emperor Jones 99 reviews
83 Overall Score

Irish Repertory Theatre revives Eugene O’Neill’s groundbreaking play about the rise and fall of Brutus Jones, a despot who ascends the throne using lies, intimidation, and the politics of fear.

Open run Drunk Shakespeare 285 reviews
82 Overall Score

An actor drinks heavily (in the vein of Comedy Central's 'Drunk History') and then tries to corral others into enacting a story by the Bard.

Ends Apr 30 Not That Jewish 155 reviews
82 Overall Score

Emmy Award-winning writer and comedian, Monica Piper, stars in her autobiographical solo show about being Jew-"ish."

Ends May 13 Burundanga 15 reviews
81 Overall Score

Repertorio Español presents a dark comedic adventure about secrets, lies, and the unexpected places they can take us.

Ends Jun 29 Happy Karaoke Fun Time 29 reviews
81 Overall Score

Under St. Marks presents this troupe of improvisers who create a brand-new, one-act musical at every performance.

Ends Apr 26 Off the Top 31 reviews
80 Overall Score

Intellectual rapper Baba Brinkman and neuroscientist Dr. Heather Berlin explore the brain basis of improvisation and humor in this live comedy show featuring cutting-edge research and freestyle rhymes.

Open run Rule of 7x7 20 reviews
79 Overall Score

The Tank presents an ongoing series that premieres 7 brand-new 10 minute plays by 7 different writers; includes a free beer with admission.

Ends May 21 Gently Down the Stream 163 reviews
79 Overall Score

The Public Theater presents Tony winner Harvey Fierstein in this world premiere drama about Beau, an expat pianist living in London who meets Rufus, a young lawyer, at the dawn of the Internet dating revolution.

Ends Jul 02 Church & State 127 reviews
78 Overall Score

Emmy-nominated writer Jason Odell Williams' fast-paced comedy about faith, politics, and “The Twitter” makes its New York debut.

Open run NEWSical: The Musical 247 reviews
77 Overall Score

This long-running musical revue/sketch comedy show lampoons current events, newsmakers, celebrities, and politicians. Think 'The Daily Show' set to music.

Ends Apr 23 A Gambler's Guide to Dying 31 reviews
77 Overall Score

Show and Tell presents a solo show about a granddad who won a fortune in 1966 and, when diagnosed with cancer, gambled it all on living to see the year 2000. Part of 59E59's annual Brits Off Broadway festival.

Ends May 21 C.S. Lewis On Stage: The Most ... 91 reviews
76 Overall Score

Fellowship for Performing Arts presents a one-man bio-show chronicling C.S. Lewis' journey from atheism to devout Christianity.

Open run Naked Boys Singing! 197 reviews
75 Overall Score

This musical revue celebrating male nudity in comedy, song, and dance, features sixteen original songs sung by eight naked men and no clothes.

Ends Jun 16 Wild Women of Planet Wongo 74 reviews
74 Overall Score

Go on a wild, immersive ride at the return engagement of this retro sci-fi musical about two astronauts who land on an alien planet of sexy warrior women who’ve never seen men!

Previews start Apr 25 Fossils 8 reviews
74 Overall Score

59E59 and Bucket Club present the story of a scientist who must confront the mythical and monstrous to come to terms with the disappearance of her father. Part of Brits Off Broadway.