For Kids (19)

Open run Wicked 17,278 reviews
93 Overall Score

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

Open run The Lion King 8,862 reviews
91 Overall Score

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.

Opens Sep 28 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show 57 reviews
87 Overall Score

This page-to-stage hit returns to NYC for an encore run featuring puppet adaptations of four stories by children's author/illustrator Eric Carle.

Open run Aladdin 4,210 reviews
86 Overall Score

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

Open run School of Rock - The Musical 2,366 reviews
85 Overall Score

Based on the hit Jack Black film, this musical comedy features songs by 'Jesus Christ Superstar' composer Andrew Lloyd Webber.

84 Overall Score

A re-telling of C.S. Lewis' classic tale of Narnia, featuring just two performers who play all the characters that populate the epic story.

Ends Aug 20 The Wizard of Oz (Harlem Rep) 70 reviews
83 Overall Score

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.

Open run Gazillion Bubble Show 297 reviews
80 Overall Score

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

Open run That Physics Show 91 reviews
80 Overall Score

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

Opens Dec 13 ELF The Musical 120 reviews
74 Overall Score

This holiday musical inspired by the beloved 2003 film returns to the Theater at Madison Square Garden for a seasonal run.

Open run Pirate Pete's Parrot 11 reviews
63 Overall Score

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

Ends Aug 12 The Space Pirate Puppy Musical! 8 reviews
88 Overall Score

FRIGID New York @ Horse Trade and Tasty Monster Productions present an intergalactic rock and roll puppy pirate extravaganza for families. Best for ages 7 and up.

86 Overall Score

The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre presents a modern puppet retelling of three classic Hans Christian Andersen tales.

Ends Aug 12 CHALK 7 reviews
81 Overall Score

FRIGID new york @ Horse Trade presents a playful and poignant one-man homage to silent film-era comedians, created and performed by Alex Curtis.

Open run Princess Particular 6 reviews
48 Overall Score

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

Ends Aug 30 Cinderella Samba 0 reviews
- Overall Score

CityParks PuppetMobile presents a contemporary take on the classic fairy tale set in the lush landscape of Brazil. Presented outdoors in various NYC parks for free.

Opens Jul 08 Everything About a Day (Almost) 0 reviews
- Overall Score

The carefree days of youth that we so often want to revisit get new light shed on them with TADA!'s light hearted musical that will bring back memories for you and give you a whole new appreciation for your little ones.

Opens Jul 19 Pete the Cat 0 reviews
- Overall Score

 Theatreworks USA presents the Off-Broadway premiere of Pete the Cat, based on the book series of the same name, by James and Kimberly Dean.


Previews start Jul 31 Backbeard: The New Musical (NYMF) 0 reviews
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Part of the New York Musical Festival: This rollicking musical tells the tale of Backbeard, the hairiest pirate who ever lived, and his quest to answer the question, "How should a pirate look?"