Beyond Broadway shows under $50 (NY Reviews) (30)

Limited budget? Try these shows all around NYC.

92
Must See!
19 Reviews
Ends May 2023
NYC: Upper W Side

Giuseppe Verdi's spectacular epic about ancient Egypt returns to the Met.

92
Must See!
9 Reviews
Ends Apr 2023
NYC: Upper W Side

A comedic opera about the confusing nature of love.

91
Must See!
26 Reviews
Ends Apr 2023
NYC: Upper W Side

A trio of commanding sopranos share the role of opera’s quintessential diva.

90
Excellent
27 Reviews
Ends Mar 18
NYC: Upper W Side

The return of Giuseppe Verdi's classic operatic tragedy about love and sacrifice.

89
Excellent
848 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Returning to its Off-Broadway roots, this new production stars Matt Doyle and Lena Hall.

88
Excellent
39 Reviews
Ends May 2023
NYC: Gramercy

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

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
28 Reviews
Ends May 2023
NYC: Gramercy

Carmen Rivera’s play about a woman visiting Puerto Rico, her family's homeland, for the first time.

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.

85
Excellent
22 Reviews
Ends May 2023
NYC: Gramercy

The story of the Mirabal sisters standing up to one of history’s most notorious dictators.

85
Excellent
5 Reviews
Ends Feb 26
NYC: Chelsea

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

84
Great
9 Reviews
Ends Feb 11
NYC: West Village

Flux Theatre Ensemble's new gender-bending, patriarchy-smashing, comic take on the classic tale.

83
Great
25 Reviews
Ends Dec 2023
NYC: Gramercy

An adaptation of Miguel de Cervantes’ epic novel.

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
153 Reviews
Ends Feb 19
NYC: Midtown E

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

82
Great
9 Reviews
Ends Feb 11
NYC: East Village

Award-winning singer-songwriter Jill Sobule's queer musical memoir.

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
57 Reviews
Ends Feb 09
NYC: Midtown W

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

80
Great
23 Reviews
Opens Feb 14
NYC: Midtown W

The return of Hansol Jung's mischievous new play about the families we choose and un-choose.

80
Great
42 Reviews
Ends Feb 24
NYC: Gramercy

A coming of age tale about a woman born into poverty who finds her power as a storyteller.

79
Good
522 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.