Family-friendly (30)


Ends Feb 29 Show Up, Kids! NYC: East Village
94 46 reviews

This interactive, semi-improvised family show for kids 3-10 years old puts a wildly comedic, theatrical twist on the traditional kids' show.

Open run Wicked (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
93 20,848 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) NYC: Midtown W
91 11,372 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.

Open run Harry Potter and the Cursed Ch... NYC: Midtown W
91 1,475 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.

Ends May 10 Little Shop of Horrors (Westsi... NYC: Midtown W
90 360 reviews

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

Open run El Quijote NYC: Gramercy
87 14 reviews

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

Open run Aladdin (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
86 5,954 reviews

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

Open run The House of Bernarda Alba (La... NYC: Gramercy
85 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 NYC: Midtown W
84 172 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 Stomp NYC: East Village
83 1,103 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.

Open run Blue Man Group NYC: East Village
82 1,456 reviews

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

Ends Jun 20 The Wizard of Oz (Harlem Rep) NYC: Harlem
82 101 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 Jul 31 Pip's Island NYC: Midtown W
82 36 reviews

In this hour-long interactive adventure, kids lead the way through a magical island where they'll get to man a flying ship, design giant cakes, explore the deep sea, and more! Best for kids ages 4 to 10.

Open run The Ride NYC: Midtown W
80 45 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 Frozen the Musical (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
80 1,535 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.

Open run Gazillion Bubble Show (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
79 485 reviews

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

Ends Apr 26 The Little Mermaid (Literally ... NYC: Greenwich V
75 30 reviews

Literally Alive revives its musical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale about a young mermaid who falls for a prince and ventures onto land.

Ends May 16 Pinkalicious NYC: Midtown W
74 57 reviews

A musical for children aged 2 - 10 based on the best selling books about a girl who loves pink cupcakes so much, that she ends up turning pink from head to toe!

Open run Pirate Pete's Parrot NYC: Queens
64 15 reviews

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

Ends Mar 06 Paddington Gets in a Jam NYC: Gramercy
100 4 reviews
The beloved Paddington Bear comes to the stage for the first time in this new comedy. Recommended for ages 3 to 8.
Ends May 17 Angelina Ballerina The Musical NYC: Upper E Side
84 3 reviews

Based on the animated series, "Angelina Ballerina The Next Steps," "Angelina Ballerina The Musical" is a family-friendly show that promises to have the entire audience dancing in the aisles.

Open run Princess Particular NYC: Queens
48 7 reviews

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

Opens Feb 27 Cheer from Chawton: A Jane Aus... NYC: East Village
- 0 reviews

In the tradition of home theatricals held during her childhood, Jane Austen has prepared an entertainment for her family in which her siblings are to take part with her as performers. 

Previews start Mar 09 Mrs. Doubtfire NYC: Midtown W
- 0 reviews

Based upon the beloved 1993 film, this new family-friendly musical comedy tells the story of an out-of-work actor who disguises himself as a Scottish nanny in order to stay in his children's lives.