Book/movie-based (13)


Open run Hamilton (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
97 10,811 reviews

Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip-hop infused tuner about Alexander Hamilton began at The Public Theater to rave reviews, then transferred to Broadway where it won eleven 2016 Tony Awards including Best Musical.

Open run Wicked (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
93 20,896 reviews

Now in its seventeenth year on Broadway, this all-ages musical spectacle tells the untold true story of the Witches of Oz.

Open run The Lion King (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
91 11,410 reviews

In Julie Taymor's Tony Award-winning retelling of Disney's animated hit, puppets and live actors weave a dreamscape of jungle characters, creating the story of young Simba's rise to the throne.

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 Mrs. Doubtfire NYC: Midtown W
89 10 reviews

Based upon the beloved 1993 film, this new family-friendly musical comedy tells the story of an out-of-work actor who disguises himself as a Scottish nanny in order to stay in his children's lives.

Open run The Phantom of the Opera (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
87 10,273 reviews

In this classic musical - the longest running in Broadway history - a hideously deformed man lives in the cellars of the Paris Opera and takes a beautiful soprano as a student.

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 Aladdin (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
86 5,990 reviews

Disney presents the stage adaptation of its animated blockbuster, featuring the hit songs from the film, plus several more written for Broadway.

Open run Moulin Rouge! (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
84 877 reviews

Based on Baz Luhrmann’s Oscar-winning film, and featuring many of its iconic songs, the world-premiere musical invites you to experience the sweeping grandeur of Paris’s most spectacular dance hall. (Past Reviews)

Open run Frozen the Musical (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
80 1,563 reviews

Disney brings its blockbuster animated movie musical to Broadway. This is the timeless tale of two sisters, pulled apart by a mysterious secret. Both are searching for love. They just don’t know where to find it.

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 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 Sing Street (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
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Based in the indie film, this new musical follows a sixteen-year-old in 1980s Dublin who starts a new wave band to try to escape his troubles and impress a girl. Directed by Tony Winner Rebecca Taichman ("Indecent").