Experimental (20)

Open run Then She Fell 166 reviews
89 Overall Score

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.

Ends Jul 30 Say Something Bunny! 5 reviews
87 Overall Score

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

Ends Dec 30 Accomplice The Village 24 reviews
85 Overall Score

Accomplice presents an 'adventure theater' experience, an interactive show that plunges you into events that take place in the real world.

Ends Nov 26 Accomplice New York 30 reviews
84 Overall Score

Accomplice presents an 'adventure theater' experience, an interactive show that plunges you into events that take place in the real world.

Ends Jun 27 A Hunger Artist 25 reviews
84 Overall Score

The Tank and Sinking Ship present this new solo adaptation of Franz Kafka's tragicomic tale about the only person who remembers a very peculiar artist.

Open run The Infinite Wrench 37 reviews
83 Overall Score

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.

Open run That Physics Show 91 reviews
80 Overall Score

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

Ends Sep 03 In & Of Itself 47 reviews
78 Overall Score

The Daryl Roth Theatre presents the New York premiere of this performance piece by magician Derek DelGaudio, directed by Emmy winner Frank Oz.

Ends Aug 06 Ghost Light (Lincoln Center Th... 41 reviews
74 Overall Score

Third Rail Projects, the immersive performance company behind 'Then She Fell' and 'The Grand Paradise,' invites audiences to explore the world on the other side of the proscenium.

Ends Jun 24 STREEPSHOW! 17 reviews
71 Overall Score

The Tank presents an absurd episodic comedy about a 'Real World'-style reality show, featuring a cast comprised of characters Meryl Streep played in various movies.

Open run Paradiso: Chapter 1 22 reviews
70 Overall Score

Immersive theater pioneer Michael Counts created this unique experience, which marries escape-room entertainment with interactive theater.

Ends Aug 31 Seeing You 19 reviews
68 Overall Score

From the producer of 'Sleep No More' comes a brand-new, WWII-themed immersive experience, which takes place in an old warehouse.

Ends Jun 25 Go Get The Axe 19 reviews
65 Overall Score

FIG Productions presents a new absurdist play about one family’s journey into the depths of madness, heavy drinking, and impending death—and the humor that can be found at rock bottom.

Ends Jun 30 (Not) Water 7 reviews
56 Overall Score

New Georges and 3LD present an experimental piece of participatory theater that explores our relationship to the environment in the face of a profound ecological threat.

Ends Jun 24 The Reception 2 reviews
87 Overall Score

HERE presents a new work that turns the audience into voyeurs at a lively social gathering. Popular music, fizzy drinks, and friendly chatter hit the marks of a playful party, but something’s not quite right.

Ends Jun 25 1917-2017: Tychyna, Zhadan and... 2 reviews
83 Overall Score

Yara Arts Group and La MaMa present a new work about societal change, based on poetry by Ukrainians Pavlo Tychyna and Serhiy Zhadan, and featuring rock songs by Zhadan & the Dogs.

Ends Jun 25 Miss Julia 3 reviews
79 Overall Score

La MaMa presents this bilingual, English and Spanish adaptation of August Strindberg's 'Miss Julie.'

Ends Jun 25 My Heart Is in the East 3 reviews
74 Overall Score

La MaMa and the H.E.A.T. Collective present a performance with puppets: a passionate, comic, and poetic exploration of using history as a model for building peace.

Opens Jun 25 J&K: 1965 0 reviews
- Overall Score

Live in Theater presents an immersive, outdoor theater piece inspired by 'Life' magazine's 1965 photo essay about two New York City junkies: John and Karen.

Opens Jul 14 Death of a Salesman (Theater M... 0 reviews
- Overall Score

Theater Mitu brings Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama to BAM in a hyper-theatrical production, where human beings become objects, music carries the memory of days long gone, and a life is reduced to a mortgage.