Black Stories (NYC Reviews) (25)


86
Excellent
800+ Reviews
Opens Oct 16
NYC: Midtown W

The Temptations' extraordinary journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame.

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86
Excellent
400+ Reviews
Opens Oct 08
NYC: Midtown W

A jukebox musical about an iconic artist who didn’t just break the rules, she rewrote them.

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77
Good
133 Reviews
Ends Oct 10
NYC: Midtown W

Following a sold-out run at LCT3, "Pass Over" will come to Broadway for a limited run this August.

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80
Great
1 Reviews
Ends Apr 2022
NYC: Virtual

The Public presents a world premiere audio drama set in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina.

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76
Good
1 Reviews
Ends Oct 2023
NYC: Virtual

A recording of Dael Orlandersmith's docudrama about the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO.

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Starts Oct 21
NYC: Midtown W

Jocelyn Bioh's long-awaited romantic comedy set in the burgeoning world of 1990s Nollywood. 

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Opens Apr 07
NYC: Midtown W

A whip-smart comedy about six Black students stuck in a room at the worst high school in their city.

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Starts Jan 2022
NYC: Upper W Side

Lincoln Center Theater's first opera is based on Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage’s play of the same name. 

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Starts Mar 2022
NYC: Midtown W

Jesse Williams and Jesse Tyler Ferguson lead the way in a revival of this Richard Greenberg play.

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Starts Oct 08
NYC: Midtown W

Blues, gospel, motown, and Jewish folk music intertwine in this Tony-nominated musical.

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Opens Oct 21
NYC: Midtown W

The historical Rodney King verdict is explored from multiple viewpoints in a series of monologues.

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Opens Feb 22
NYC: Midtown W

An epic, time-straddling new play that traces the stories of two Black American women. 

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Opens Nov 02
NYC: East Village

An Afro-surrealist play about 3 generations of Black women living through the Flint water crisis. 

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Starts Dec 2021
NYC: Midtown W

Featuring Michael Jackson's greatest hits and a book by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Lynn Nottage.

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Opens Dec 23
NYC: East Village

Renowned playwright, poet and satirist Ishmael Reed takes aim at the New York City art world.

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Unreviewed
Open run
NYC: Virtual

Keen presents a new audio drama by James Anthony Tyler about a family in Harlem during the pandemic.

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Starts Oct 29
NYC: Midtown W

LaChanze stars in the Broadway premiere of Alice Childress's 1955 play.

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Ends Oct 17
NYC: Midtown W

A ritual that bears witness to the physical and spiritual deaths of Black people.

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Unreviewed
Opens Oct 10
NYC: Midtown W

A new Broadway comedy starring Norm Lewis and Michael Urie.

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Unreviewed
Starts Oct 01
NYC: Midtown W

Blends spoken word, slam poetry, rhythm, and humor into a universal new play. 

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Starts Dec 2021
NYC: Midtown W

Tony winner Phylicia Rashad stars in the Broadway premiere of Dominique Morisseau's "Skeleton Crew."

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Starts Feb 2022
NYC: Midtown W

A new musical explores race relations in the Five Points neighborhood of New York in 1863.

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Opens Nov 03
NYC: West Village

An absurdist drama following five men who meet in the afterlife following their murders.

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Opens May 24
NYC: Midtown W

Under one roof lives 3 generations of men that grapple with their intersecting identities. 

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