Experimental (25)


Open run Then She Fell NYC: Brooklyn
90 226 reviews

An immersive theater experience that involves a hospital ward, the writings of Lewis Carroll, and just 15 audience members per show out in Brooklyn. Ages 21 and over only.

In Previews: Opens Oct 20 David Byrne's American Utopia NYC: Midtown W
90 28 reviews

Following a sold-out world tour, David Byrne's theatrical concert comes to Broadway’s intimate Hudson Theatre for 16 weeks only.

Ends Jan 05 Say Something Bunny! NYC: Chelsea
87 111 reviews

UnionDocs presents Alison S.M. Kobayashi's multimedia solo piece inspired by an amateur audio recording made over 60 years ago.

Ends Oct 27 Remembrance NYC: Financial
86 22 reviews

Linked Dance Theatre presents this story of a woman who is suffering from Alzheimer’s. Part free art installation and part ticketed immersive show, this program will explore the fracturing memories of Margaret.

Open run The Infinite Wrench NYC: East Village
82 55 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.

Ends Oct 27 Water, Water, Everywhere... NYC: Financial
82 20 reviews

In Exquisite Corpse Company’s performative exhibition, four overlapping storylines unfold in an immersive, interdisciplinary experience inspired by Governors Island’s past.

Ends Jan 19 Slave Play (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
81 192 reviews

After a hit run Off-Broadway, Jeremy O. Harris's new play comes to Broadway. This provocative work aims to rip apart history to shed new light on the nexus of race, gender, and sexuality in 21st century America.

Ends Dec 21 That Physics Show NYC: Midtown W
80 135 reviews

Longtime professional physics demonstrator David Maiullo shares his amazing "magic tricks" from the world of science.

Ends Jan 19 Oklahoma! (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
80 706 reviews

Over 75 years after Rodgers & Hammerstein reinvented the American musical, this is "Oklahoma!" as you’ve never seen it before – reimagined for the 21st century. Winner of the 2019 Tony for Best Musical Revival.

Open run Oscar at the Crown NYC: Brooklyn
80 62 reviews

Set in a secret bunker far in the fascist future, this new, immersive, queer nightclub musical explores a world where little more than sequins, reality television, and the complete works of Oscar Wilde have survived.

Ends Oct 20 The Invention of Tragedy NYC: Soho/Tribeca
77 22 reviews

This absurdist work about a chorus of students trying trying like the devil to tell a simple story offers an examination of the post-9/11 world. Part of the Flea's "Mac Wellman: Perfect Catastrophes" series.

In Previews: Opens Oct 21 Is This A Room NYC: Gramercy
75 31 reviews

Vineyard Theatre presents a new play staging the verbatim transcript of the FBI interrogation of Russian election hacking whistleblower Reality Winner.

Ends Jan 08 Unmaking Toulouse-Lautrec NYC: Greenwich V
72 32 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.

Ends Oct 21 Reeking of Indiscretion: Madam... NYC: Midtown W
72 15 reviews

This new work exploring the relationships of philanthropist Robert Allerton offers an epistolary intrigue of historical truth, fiction, and LGBTQ issues.

Open run Da Vinci & Michelangelo: The T... NYC: Midtown W
69 12 reviews

This multimedia production brings the works of these two Renaissance men into a brand-new, contemporary light. 

Ends Jan 11 Jamaica NYC: Harlem
66 26 reviews

Harlem Repertory Theatre presents a revival of this 1957 Calypso musical by Yip Harburg and Harold Arlen ('The Wizard of Oz') which was a hit for Lena Horne.

Ends Nov 01 The Sandalwood Box and The Fez NYC: Soho/Tribeca
89 7 reviews

An evening of two short plays from experimental legend Mac Wellman. Part of the Flea's "Mac Wellman: Perfect Catastrophes" series.

Ends Oct 31 Found (The Cell Theatre) NYC: Chelsea
82 7 reviews

Enter the whimsical perverse and epic world of artist Mikel Glass in this immersive theatrical experience featuring an explosion of dolls and mysterious cocktails.

Ends Nov 03 Performance for One NYC: Midtown W
81 1 reviews

"Performance for One" is a free, one-on-one performance event, presented in 10 minute slots at venues across Manhattan. Consult the theater's website for a full schedule.

Ends Oct 20 Misterman NYC: Upper W Side
76 4 reviews

Enda Walsh's play "Misterman," written for a solo performer, is a study of one man’s descent into religious mania in small-town Ireland.

Ends Oct 31 The Seance Machine NYC: Midtown W
68 3 reviews

This new piece asks: what if you could listen to the voices of the past as easily as you listen to your favorite podcast?

Ends Oct 21 Among the Cedars NYC: West Village
- 0 reviews

Based on the true-life events of Canada's national artist Emily Carr, this new immersive work follows young Carr as she ventures deep into the forests of British Columbia, in hopes of burying a family secret.

In Previews: Opens Oct 27 for all the women who thought ... NYC: Soho/Tribeca
- 0 reviews

Soho Rep presents a daring and exhilarating fever dream about the forces that push a woman from the everyday into free fall.

Ends Oct 20 In the Jungle of Cities NYC: Brooklyn
- 0 reviews

SMPL MCHN, an experimental theater company, presents a new adaptation of Bertolt Brecht's drama at the immersive and site specific location of M. Fine Lumber in Williamsburg.