Shows that are a safe bet for most children.

Open run Wicked (NYC) 19,623 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 (NYC) 10,475 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.

Ends Mar 31 Addy & Uno 64 reviews
90 Overall Score

Through puppets and soaring music, this heartfelt and comic musical for families explores disability, kindness, and resilience.

Open run Aladdin (Broadway) 5,257 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.

Ends Jun 08 The Wizard of Oz (Harlem Rep) 93 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.

Ends May 25 That Physics Show 128 reviews
80 Overall Score

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

Open run Gazillion Bubble Show (NYC) 426 reviews
79 Overall Score

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

Ends May 26 That Chemistry Show 32 reviews
78 Overall Score

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 Frozen the Musical (Broadway) 891 reviews
78 Overall Score

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 May 18 Pinkalicious 42 reviews
74 Overall Score

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!

Ends Jun 18 That Inventions Show 21 reviews
73 Overall Score

From the team behind the long-running "That Physics Show" and "That Chemistry Show" comes this new show tracing the history of inventions from 1850 to the present. Includes hands-on demonstrations.

Open run Pirate Pete's Parrot 14 reviews
64 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.

Opens Feb 23 Not My Monster 1 reviews
100 Overall Score

This new show for children is about the "Domovoi," a Russian house spirit who protects the family. Part of the Flea's "Cerials" series, "Not My Monster!" is best for families with children ages 5 and up. 

Ends Feb 24 Odd Day Rain 1 reviews
80 Overall Score

TADA! Youth Theater's new show is a rock musical about a future with no adults and little technology.

Opens Mar 01 Ajijaak on Turtle Island 1 reviews
70 Overall Score

Using puppetry, songs, traditional dances, projections, and kites, IBEX Puppetry presents this epic family adventure, the story of a young whooping crane and her heroic journey.

Open run Princess Particular 7 reviews
48 Overall Score

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

Ends May 19 Angelina Ballerina The Musical 0 reviews
- Overall Score

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.

Ends Apr 14 Pillowland 0 reviews
- Overall Score

NYC Children's Theater presents this new interactive play for your youngest theatergoer (ages 2-5 ) based on the hit song by Laurie Berkner.