Experimental (32)

Open run Then She Fell 173 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.

Ends Oct 29 Say Something Bunny! 10 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.

Previews start Sep 06 Makbet 6 reviews
85 Overall Score

'Macbeth' in a shipping container? Dzieci Theatre presents a ferocious, liberating ceremony, where every performance is totally unique.

Ends Dec 30 Accomplice The Village 23 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 Nov 26 Accomplice New York 31 reviews
83 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 The Infinite Wrench 41 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.

Ends Oct 01 J&K: 1965 28 reviews
83 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.

Previews start Sep 07 The Flatiron Hex 7 reviews
80 Overall Score

Little Shadow Productions brings back this solo puppet performance about Wylie, a contract shaman who works for NYORG—a city in the middle of a swamp.

Open run That Physics Show 97 reviews
80 Overall Score

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

Ends Dec 30 In & Of Itself 61 reviews
80 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.

Open run Paradiso: Chapter 1 24 reviews
71 Overall Score

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

Previews start Sep 25 Syncing Ink 2 reviews
82 Overall Score

The Flea presents this semi-autobiographical coming of age story about a high school student's pursuit of freestyle rap. The play is told largely in freestyle, working off of audience prompts rather than scripted text.

Opens Nov 11 Jamaica 2 reviews
69 Overall Score

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.

Previews start Sep 09 One Night Only (running as lon... 0 reviews
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Contemporary dance troupe Monica Bill Barnes & Company joins WP Theater for this new performance which celebrates the ephemeral nature of everything, including our own abilities.

Previews start Sep 18 Measure for Measure (The Publi... 0 reviews
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Elevator Repair Service, the Obie-winning company behind 'Gatz,' returns to The Public to celebrate their 25th season with a new production of Shakespeare’s dark comedy about vice and hypocrisy.

Opens Aug 25 Cradle Two Grave 0 reviews
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Corkscrew Theater Festival presents a new drama combining elements of Greek tragedy with contemporary devised theatre in its exploration of mental illness.

Opens Oct 24 The Inside Party 0 reviews
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Staged site-specificly in an apartment in Washington Heights, The New Light Theater Projects commissioned world premiere is an exploration of a dystopian future there are two types of people: the doers and the stayers.


Previews start Sep 27 {my lingerie play} 2017: Insta... 0 reviews
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Rattlestick Playwrights Theater and Rosalind Productions presents part 9 of Diana Oh's epic installation, a concert-show in which she models, sings, and chronicles her relationship with lingerie.

Previews start Sep 05 KPop 0 reviews
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Ars Nova in association with Ma-Yi Theater and Woodshed Collective present the world premiere of this interactive experience set behind the scenes at a k-pop music factory.

Opens Oct 12 Alaxsxa | Alaska 0 reviews
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LaMaMa presents the NYC premiere of this theatrical collage of multimedia, puppetry, and Central Yup’ik drum and dance, illuminating striking moments of cross-cultural encounter in the epic, changing landscapes of…

Opens Oct 13 Burning Doors 0 reviews
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Belarus Free Theatre and Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina come to La MaMa in a searing performance on how art persists under oppression.

Previews start Sep 01 The Itch 0 reviews
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Throes Theater presents a multimedia work exploring sibling love, addiction, and how far we’ll go to save ourselves and others.

Opens Oct 05 Just Like Life 0 reviews
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Part of Soho Playhouse's Fringe Encore Series: In this absurdist piece, Hey-Zeus sits on the toilet as Quote Mamma feeds him Jell-O and wisdom.

Previews start Oct 08 Arden/Everywhere 0 reviews
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Baruch Performing Arts Center presents this new exploration of 'As You Like It' that reimagines Shakespeare’s beloved comedy as a story about refugees.