Family-friendly (NY Reviews) (16)

Shows the whole family can enjoy!

From Disney classics like 'The Lion King', to stage adaptations of beloved children's books, family-friendly theatre is a popular choice for families looking to head into New York's theatreland.

Let Show-Score's community of avid theatre fans tell you the best shows on Broadway and beyond for families! Read New York Theatre reviews from our members and their picks for the best children's family shows running in and around New York right now!

94
Must See!
25K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

This all-ages musical spectacle tells the untold true story of the Witches of Oz.

92
Must See!
13K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Puppets and live actors create a magical world to tell the story of Simba's rise to the throne.

91
Must See!
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Returning to its Off-Broadway roots, this new production stars Corbin Bleu and Constance Wu.

91
Must See!
8K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Harry Potter is all grown up in this Tony-winner that brings the magic of the books alive on stage.

87
Excellent
7K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Disney's stage adaptation features hit songs from the film, plus several new songs for Broadway.

85
Excellent
31 Reviews
Ends May 2024
NYC: Gramercy

An adaptation of Miguel de Cervantes’ epic novel.

84
Great
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: East Village

A worldwide phenomenon where comedy, music, and paint collide in a circus of the imagination.

81
Great
714 Reviews
Ends Apr 2024
NYC: Midtown W

This spectacular display of sight and sound can only be described as ‘bubble artistry’.

81
Great
18 Reviews
Ends Mar 03
NYC: Chelsea

A Latiné teen's transformative journey embracing cultural identity through music and adventure.

83
Great
10 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

A customized, interactive show with audience input that is unique every time!

Score it Buy from $38
Unreviewed
Opens Feb 25
NYC: Greenwich V

Literally Alive invites you to see if the shoe fits in this musical adaptation of the classic tale.

Score it Buy from $23
Unreviewed
Opens May 31
NYC: Midtown W

A Scottish dance company's new show for kids reminds us of the importance of a kid's curiosity.

Score it Buy from $24
Unreviewed
Opens Mar 29
NYC: Midtown W

Aanika befriends a baby elephant in the African savanna.

Score it Buy from $35
Unreviewed
Opens May 04
NYC: Brooklyn

A girl-power musical fueled by imagination, based on the book of the same name.

Score it Buy from $48
Unreviewed
Opens Mar 23
NYC: Midtown W

Pinocchio's journey to become a real boy, told through dance and puppets.

Score it Buy from $28
Unreviewed
Opens May 11
NYC: Midtown W

Le Gateau Chocolat stars as a magic-deprived Wish Giver on a musical journey to find their powers.