Family-friendly (25)

Open run Wicked (NYC) Midtown W
93 20,225 reviews

Now in its sixteenth year on Broadway, this all-ages musical spectacle tells the untold true story of the Witches of Oz.

Open run The Lion King (NYC) Midtown W
91 10,914 reviews

In Julie Taymor's Tony Award winning retelling of Disney's animated hit, puppets and live actors weave a dreamscape of jungle characters, creating the story of young Simba's rise to the throne.

91 1,187 reviews

Harry Potter comes to Broadway all grown up in this two-part story that picks up with Harry, Ginny, Ron, and Hermoine nineteen years after the events of the final book. Winner of six Tony Awards, including Best Play.

Open run El Quijote Gramercy
87 12 reviews

Repertorio Espanol presents an adaptation of Miguel de Cervantes’ epic novel; presented in Spanish with English language subtitles.

Open run Aladdin (Broadway) Midtown W
86 5,603 reviews

Disney presents the stage adaptation of its animated blockbuster, featuring the hit songs from the film, plus several more written for Broadway.

86 15 reviews

Repertorio Espanol presents a tragedy that unfolds in a cloistered world of women in 1930's Spain; presented in Spanish with English translation.

Open run Sistas - The Musical Midtown W
84 155 reviews

A new musical that tells the story of African-American women through Top-40 music from the '30s through the '90s, including hits like "Oh, Happy Day," "Mama Said" and "I Will Survive."

Open run Blue Man Group East Village
83 1,374 reviews

The "blue men's" nonverbal performance explores themes of alienation, depersonalization, and paint. Comedy, music, and paint collide in a circus of imagination.

Open run Stomp East Village
83 1,057 reviews

This family-friendly percussion show has been a part of New York's theatre scene since 1994 and uses everyday objects to celebrate the power of rhythm and the sheer joy of banging on things.

Ends Jan 11 The Wizard of Oz (Harlem Rep) Harlem
82 98 reviews

Harlem Repertory Theatre mounts a one-hour, family-friendly adaptation of the iconic 1939 MGM movie musical about a little girl from Kansas who journeys to the Land of Oz.

Ends Sep 29 That Physics Show Midtown W
81 134 reviews

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

Ends Sep 29 Pip's Island Midtown W
81 30 reviews

In this animated adventure come to life, family audiences journey to a fantastical island where they must use their creativity to help save the magical inhabitants from extinction. Best for kids ages 4 to 10.

Open run The Ride Midtown W
81 39 reviews

In this unique interactive experience, comedy hosts welcome audiences aboard a bus-turned-moving theater, which navigates a 75-minute ride through Midtown Manhattan.

Open run Gazillion Bubble Show (NYC) Midtown W
79 458 reviews

A family-friendly bubble extravaganza, this show has been performed around the world by the creators: the Yang family. 

Open run Frozen the Musical (Broadway) Midtown W
79 1,209 reviews

Disney brings its blockbuster animated movie musical to Broadway. This is the timeless tale of two sisters, pulled apart by a mysterious secret. Both are searching for love. They just don’t know where to find it.

Ends Sep 29 That Chemistry Show Midtown W
78 36 reviews

From the team behind the long-running 'That Physics Show' comes this new science spectacular for families, led by veteran "mad scientist" Borislaw Bilash.

Open run Pirate Pete's Parrot Queens
63 14 reviews

A children's musical from Secret Theatre about Pirate Pete, a lovable rogue on a mission to find his beloved runaway parrot, Polly.

In Previews: Opens Oct 17 Little Shop of Horrors (Westsi... Midtown W
91 8 reviews

"Little Shop of Horrors" returns to its off-Broadway roots in a new production starring Emmy winner Tammy Blanchard, Tony nominee Jonathan Groff, and two-time Tony winner Christian Borle. 

In Previews: Opens Oct 16 The Lightning Thief: The Percy... Midtown W
80 2 reviews

Director Stephen Brackett ("A Strange Loop") and book writer Joe Tracz bring Rick Riordan's bestselling young-adult fantasy novel to Broadway in this action-packed musical adaptation. (Past Reviews)

Opens Sep 21 Alice in Wonderland Greenwich V
60 1 reviews

Tumble down the rabbit hole with the wonderfully, wild, wacky, and whimsical cast of characters of Lewis Carroll's classic story in this world premiere musical adaptation.

Open run Princess Particular Queens
48 7 reviews

Secret Theatre's new musical for children about the spirited and feisty young Princess Particular.

Opens Sep 28 The Big One-Oh! Chelsea
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"The Big One-Oh!" is a triumphant new musical for the whole family based on the book of the same name. Recommended for kids 5+ but welcomes children of all ages.

Previews start Oct 29 The Illusionists – Magic of th... Midtown W
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Back in New York for a strictly limited run, this holiday spectacular showcases the talents of seven master illusionists.

Previews start Nov 07 A Christmas Carol (Broadway) Midtown W
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After critically acclaimed runs at London’s Old Vic, Jack Thorne's adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic comes to Broadway. Directed by Matthew Warchus ("Matilda") and starring Campbell Scott as Scrooge.