Comedy (NY Reviews) (36)

Theatre that will make you laugh out loud!

From slapstick comedy plays like 'The Play That Goes Wrong', to improvised musicals like Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Freestyle Love Supreme!', comedy theatre remains a huge draw for New York theatregoers!

Let Show-Score's community of avid theatre fans tell you the best shows on Broadway and beyond set to make your ribs tickle! Read theatre reviews from our members and their picks for the best comedy theatre shows running in New York and New Jersey right now!

91
Must See!
5K+ Reviews
Ends Sep 18
NYC: Midtown W

2017 Tony winner for Best Musical, this show is about being young and surviving the modern world.

89
Excellent
10K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

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

89
Excellent
672 Reviews
Ends Jan 2023
NYC: Midtown W

Returning to its Off-Broadway roots, this new production stars Jeremy Jordan and Christian Borle.

87
Excellent
530 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

The beloved musical classic returns in a new production starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster.

87
Excellent
77 Reviews
Ends Sep 02
NYC: West Village

An anecdotal solo show from comedian Alex Edelman. 

86
Excellent
6K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Disney's stage adaptation features hit songs from the film, plus several new songs for Broadway.

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.

84
Great
2K+ Reviews
Ends Sep 04
NYC: Midtown W

This Tony Award winning farce portrays the doomed opening night of The Murder at Haversham Manor.

84
Great
49 Reviews
Ends Sep 25
NYC: Financial

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

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.

83
Great
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

The ghost-with-the-most comes to life in this rocking musical based on Tim Burton’s beloved film.

83
Great
43 Reviews
Ends Sep 22
NYC: Midtown W

A musical fable about a group of thirty-somethings exploring love, friendship, and all in-between.

83
Great
23 Reviews
Ends Dec 2022
NYC: Virtual

Set at a certain school for witches and wizardry, meet an unrecognized classmate, Wayne.

Score it Buy from $69
83
Great
40 Reviews
Starts Sep 12
NYC: Midtown W

A musical parody of the hit Netflix series "Stranger Things."

82
Great
1K+ Reviews
Ends Jan 2023
NYC: East Village

A worldwide phenomenon where comedy, music, and paint collide in a circus of the imagination.

82
Great
23 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Virtual

Irish Rep presents a recorded version of the classic musical about a family dealing with change.

81
Great
618 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

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

81
Great
22 Reviews
Opens Aug 22
NYC: Gramercy

A hilarious and mesmerizing evening that combines improv with the power of hypnosis. 

79
Good
163 Reviews
Ends Sep 01
NYC: Midtown W

The only living non-Japanese Master of the art of comic storytelling, brings Rakugo to New York.

77
Good
423 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Golden Globe nominee Beanie Feldstein stars as Fanny Brice in the classic musical comedy.

77
Good
284 Reviews
Ends Sep 04
NYC: Midtown W

Billy Crystal co-writes and stars in this brand-new musical comedy premiering on Broadway.  

76
Good
30 Reviews
Ends Dec 2022
NYC: Soho/Tribeca

Emmy Award-winning Letterman writer Ted Greenberg's one stop, solo comedy show full of laughs.

76
Good
34 Reviews
Ends Aug 21
NYC: Midtown W

Hilarity ensues when a rich summer camp takes in the members of a rival camp after it closes down.

73
Good
96 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

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