Adult Themes (NY Reviews) (29)

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93
Must See!
2K+ Reviews
Ends Sep 2024
NYC: Gramercy

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

92
Must See!
4K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford star in a new revival of Stephen Sondheim's bloody good classic.

90
Excellent
13K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Two teenage missionaries are sent to Africa to spread the word of Jesus Christ. What could go wrong?

90
Excellent
183 Reviews
Ends Aug 2024
NYC: Brooklyn

 A choreographed mixological adventure of unprecedented majesty.

89
Excellent
10 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Brooklyn

A teacher faces false accusations in a rural hunting community, challenging the truth's limits.

89
Excellent
1K+ Reviews
Ends Jan 2025
NYC: Midtown W

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

Score it Buy from $61
88
Excellent
225 Reviews
Opens Mar 01
NYC: Brooklyn

Company XIV invites you to fall down the rabbit hole with this reimagining of Lewis Carroll’s "Alice’s…

85
Excellent
133 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Sean Daniels' gripping cocktail of comedy and raw truth, exploring addiction and recovery.

85
Excellent
7K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

A long-running revival of Kander and Ebb's satirical musical about lust, treachery, and murder.

84
Great
56 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.

83
Great
215 Reviews
Ends Mar 17
NYC: Midtown W

Jason Robert Brown's musical explores the diverging paths of young journalists in the late 90s.

76
Good
321 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

A musical revue celebrating male nudity in comedy, song, and dance.

75
Good
14 Reviews
Ends Feb 25
NYC: Upper W Side

Two friends reconnect after decades and unravel secrets about their pasts.

70
Good
31 Reviews
Ends Dec 2024
NYC: Upper W Side

A hate crime victim confronts the past in a restorative justice setting, exploring empathy & memory.

67
Middling
153 Reviews
Ends Jun 2024
NYC: Midtown W

A bloody comedy that lovingly parodies the popular horror movie of the same name.

99
Must See!
1 Review
Ends Mar 02
NYC: Soho/Tribeca

British ventriloquist Nina Conti returns to New York with a new show all about dating for dummies.

76
Good
5 Reviews
Ends Feb 25
NJ: Red Bank

Hester Prynne seeks a better future for herself and her daughter in this new adaptation of the tale.

46
Unpopular
7 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Virtual

A virtual production of the musical comedy following a young tech grad's experience at Burning Man. 

Score it Buy from $51
Unreviewed
Opens Apr 30
NYC: Midtown W

ZooNation's dance extravaganza, featuring the hits of Sting, comes alive to tell a harrowing story.

Score it Buy from $47
Unreviewed
Opens Apr 08
NYC: Upper W Side

A jazz-infused opera by Terence Blanchard, based on the Book by Charles M. Blow.

Score it Buy from $108
Unreviewed
Starts Apr 02
NYC: Midtown W

Paula Vogel's poignant new play, starring Jessica Lange, explores family dynamics in 1962 D.C.

Score it Buy from $25
Unreviewed
Opens May 03
NYC: Brooklyn

Unemployed steelworkers embrace a strip act to raise money.

Score it Buy from $35
Unreviewed
Starts May 2024
NYC: Soho/Tribeca

This surreal new play explores love and individuality across decades.

Score it Buy from $99
Unreviewed
Starts Apr 01
NYC: Midtown W

The Kit Kat Club opens with a fresh take on the classic show starring Eddie Redmayne & Gayle Rankin.