Experimental (32)

Open run Then She Fell 153 reviews
90 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.

Open run The Infinite Wrench 26 reviews
86 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.

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 29 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.

Open run That Physics Show 88 reviews
80 Overall Score

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

Ends Jun 18 In & Of Itself 25 reviews
79 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.

Opens May 02 Fossils 13 reviews
77 Overall Score

59E59 and Bucket Club present the story of a scientist who must confront the mythical and monstrous to come to terms with the disappearance of her father. Part of Brits Off Broadway.

Ends Jun 16 Wild Women of Planet Wongo 75 reviews
74 Overall Score

Go on a wild, immersive ride at the return engagement of this retro sci-fi musical about two astronauts who land on an alien planet of sexy warrior women who’ve never seen men!

Ends Apr 29 CasablancaBox 17 reviews
68 Overall Score

HERE presents this fictional "making of" tribute to the movie you thought you knew featuring an intricately woven multi-narrative script.

Open run Paradiso: Chapter 1 19 reviews
67 Overall Score

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

Ends Apr 30 Joan of Arc: Into The Fire 269 reviews
60 Overall Score

David Byrne of The Talking Heads and creator of 'Here Lies Love' explores the meteoric rise of Joan of Arc through the lens of a rock concert. A world premiere at the Public Theater directed by Alex Timbers.

Ends May 14 Samara 55 reviews
49 Overall Score

Soho Rep. presents the world premiere of experimental theater maker Richard Maxwell's new play, featuring an eclectic cast ranging in age from 14 to 88, including Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Steve Earle.

Opens May 05 SHE, a choreoplay 1 reviews
90 Overall Score

The Jinah Parker Project presents a new choreoplay exploring sexual violence, the tragedy of Sandra Bland, and the power of healing.

Opens May 04 Happy Days (TFANA) 10 reviews
71 Overall Score

Academy Award winner Dianne Wiest ('Hannah and Her Sisters,' 'Bullets Over Broadway') stars in Samuel Beckett‘s darkly comic classic about a woman buried up to her waist and sinking into the earth.

Ends Apr 30 Rules 8 reviews
70 Overall Score

New Stage Theatre Company presents the world premiere of this politically charged multi-media piece inspired by Charles L. Mee's play 'The Rules.'

Previews start May 13 TB Sheets 0 reviews
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The Tank and Buran Theatre present this musical dance-theater piece about a community of terminally ill mystics who transcend to an order of living saints and build a spaceship to escape their physical ailments. 

Opens Jun 01 A Hunger Artist 0 reviews
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The Tank and Sinking Ship present this new solo adaptation of Franz Kafka's tragicomic story about the only person who remembers an artist whose act was simply…to hunger.

Opens Jun 01 STREEPSHOW! 0 reviews
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The Tank presents this absurd episodic comedy about a 'Real World' style reality show, with a cast comprised entirely of characters Meryl Streep has played in the movies.

Opens May 03 Rooms 0 reviews
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St. Ann’s Warehouse and Irish Arts Center present this trio of installations, where each room frames a new voice from Tony winner Enda Walsh ('Once') in this exploration of solitude.

Opens Jun 05 (Not) Water 0 reviews
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New Georges and 3LD present this collaboratively created piece of participatory theater that explores human relationships to the environment in the face of  profound ecological threat.

Previews start May 02 Seeing You 0 reviews
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This mysterious new immersive experience, from the producer of 'Sleep No More,' will comes to life underneath The High Line at 450 W 14th Street.

Opens Apr 30 Kidnap Road 0 reviews
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La MaMa presents the world premiere of this bio drama about Ingrid Betancourt, an anti-corruption activist who was kidnapped by a Marxist revolutionary terrorist group while running for President of Colombia.

Previews start May 10 The Marriage of Alice B. Tokla... 0 reviews
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Untitled Theater Company #61 presents an epic farce set at the fantasy wedding of Toklas and Stein, packed with Parisian expatriate notables of a century ago.

Opens Jun 01 Remembering Evangeline 0 reviews
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Concrete Temple Theatre’s world premiere drama at HERE unravels the knotty love story between a man in New England and the woman he left behind in Korea.