Beyond Broadway shows under $50 (19)

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Open run La Breve y Maravillosa Vida de... NYC: Gramercy
90 56 reviews

Marco Antonio Rodríguez’s adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel will debut at Repertorio Español in the fall. Performed in Spanish with English supertitles.

Open run Filomena Marturano - Un Matrim... NYC: Gramercy
89 44 reviews

A comedy of willpower between a well-to-do bachelor/playboy and a determined woman who wants a better life for her children. Performed in Spanish with English supertitles available in select rows.

Open run El Quijote NYC: Gramercy
87 14 reviews

Repertorio Espanol presents an adaptation of Miguel de Cervantes’ epic novel; presented in Spanish with English language subtitles.

Open run Distorted Diznee NYC: Midtown W
87 37 reviews

This long-running late night spectacle is an outrageous Las Vegas-style drag revue parody of some of America's most beloved animated classics. 

Open run El Credito NYC: Gramercy
87 47 reviews

Repertorio Espanol presents this comic drama about an ordinary man and his attempts to secure a small bank loan that is absolutely necessary for him to continue on with his life. 

Open run La Gringa NYC: Gramercy
85 26 reviews

Repertorio Espanol presents Carmen Rivera’s iconic play about a woman visiting Puerto Rico, her family's homeland, for the first time performed in Spanish with English subtitles.

Open run The House of Bernarda Alba (La... NYC: Gramercy
85 15 reviews

Repertorio Espanol presents a tragedy that unfolds in a cloistered world of women in 1930's Spain; presented in Spanish with English translation.

Open run The Fifth Dentist NYC: Chelsea
85 54 reviews

A love letter to his late father, the owner of "Sid King's Crazy Horse Bar", Mike King reminisces about his life in dentistry, stand-up comedy, and growing up as the son of the infamous Sid King, "The Sultan of…

Open run La Cancion: The Musical NYC: Gramercy
85 72 reviews

Repertorio Español presents an inspiring musical about the power of song and self-discovery.

Open run Sistas - The Musical NYC: Midtown W
84 173 reviews

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 La Celestina NYC: Gramercy
84 18 reviews

Repertorio Espanol presents this tale of a passionate love affair that ends in tragedy.

Open run The Infinite Wrench NYC: East Village
83 59 reviews

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.

Open run Blue Man Group NYC: East Village
82 1,466 reviews

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

Open run Rule of 7x7 NYC: Midtown W
79 24 reviews

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

Open run Ted Greenberg's The Complete P... NYC: Soho/Tribeca
76 29 reviews

(On hiatus until 4/4) On the first Saturday of every month, Ted Greenberg, an Emmy Award-winning writer on Letterman, performs a comedy show before chauffeuring one audience member home in a NYC taxi.

Open run The Office! A Musical Parody NYC: Midtown W
72 69 reviews

An interactive new musical based on the popular hit TV series.

Open run Unmaking Toulouse-Lautrec NYC: Greenwich V
72 40 reviews

Bated Breath Theatre Company invites you to experience the Belle Époque through the eyes of legendary post-impressionist painter Henri de Toulouse Lautrec in this immersive, environmental production.

Open run Frankenstein (Write Act Repert... NYC: Midtown W
66 29 reviews

(On hiatus until 4/7) Write Act Repertory's production of Mary Shelley's classic Gothic horror classic is a sweeping, romantic musical faithful to the novel in its exploration of the question: "Without love, what is…

Open run Pirate Pete's Parrot NYC: Queens
62 14 reviews

(On hiatus until 3/28) A children's musical from Secret Theatre about Pirate Pete, a lovable rogue on a mission to find his beloved runaway parrot, Polly.