Critics’ Picks (NY Reviews) (17)

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97
Must See!
11K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

The award-winning, hip-hop infused musical about America then, told by America now. 

92
Must See!
1K+ Reviews
Ends Jan 01
NYC: Midtown W

The classic musical is presented in a new way – in Yiddish with English and Russian supertitles.

91
Must See!
11K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Puppets and live actors create a magical world to tell the story of Simba's rise to the throne.

91
Must See!
2K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Winner of the 2019 Tony Award for Best Musical, this is a new twist on the classic Greek myth.

91
Must See!
665 Reviews
Ends Jan 08
NYC: Midtown W

Stephen Sondheim's classic musical that intertwines the plots of classic fairy tales.

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?

88
Excellent
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Harry Potter is all grown up in this Tony-winner that brings the magic of the books alive on stage.

88
Excellent
126 Reviews
Opens Feb 18
NYC: Brooklyn

An acclaimed work about the short-lived, self-governing society of a refugee camp in north France.

87
Excellent
268 Reviews
Ends Jan 29
NYC: Brooklyn

A modern riff on the classic holiday tale that's a hedonistic fusion of nightlife and theatre. 

87
Excellent
339 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

The award-winning musical about an NJ teen with a rare aging disorder who must navigate family secrets and her…

86
Excellent
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Chelsea

A unique award-winning theatrical event: a site-specific Macbeth-meets-Hitchcock performance piece by…

86
Excellent
477 Reviews
Ends Jan 02
NYC: Midtown W

Radio City Music Hall presents its annual holiday extravaganza featuring the legendary Rockettes!

86
Excellent
1K+ Reviews
Open run
SIX
NYC: Midtown W

An exuberant, pop celebration of 21st century girl power featuring the wives of Henry VIII.

85
Excellent
431 Reviews
Ends Jan 29
NYC: Midtown W

Tony Award-winning play starring Jesse Williams and Jesse Tyler Ferguson about the ramifications of coming out…

84
Great
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

A world premiere musical based on Baz Luhrmann’s Oscar-winning film, featuring its iconic songs.

84
Great
684 Reviews
Ends Jan 15
NYC: Midtown W

Michael R. Jackson’s Tony Award-winning new musical about a young artist grappling with identity.

81
Great
624 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Financial

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