For Kids (25)

Shows that are a safe bet for most children.

Open run Wicked 18,768 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 9,868 reviews
92 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 Apr 08 Addy & Uno 48 reviews
91 Overall Score

Realabilities' puppet musical for families about disabilities, bullying, and friendship returns for an encore presentation.

Ends Mar 11 The Amazing Max 18 reviews
89 Overall Score

A return engagement of Max Darwin's popular magic and comedy show for kids and adults alike.

Ends Apr 08 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show 72 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.

Opens Mar 02 William Shakespeare's Long Los... 7 reviews
87 Overall Score

The Reduced Shakespeare Company, creators of 'The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)' bring their latest Shakespearean romp to the New Victory.

Open run Aladdin 4,793 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 2,749 reviews
85 Overall Score

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

Opens Mar 16 Black Beauty 10 reviews
84 Overall Score

The New Victory Theater presents the classic tale as you've never seen it before. So saddle up and jump headlong into a tale where loneliness gives way to hope, friends become heroes and courage saves the day.

Ends Jun 16 The Wizard of Oz (Harlem Rep) 89 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 That Physics Show 106 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 354 reviews
79 Overall Score

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

Ends Feb 25 Bromance 11 reviews
70 Overall Score

The New Victory Theater presents this work from the Barely Methodical Troupe that celebrates male friendship through acrobatics.

Open run Pirate Pete's Parrot 12 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 Mar 25 Pluto Is Missing! A Not-So Pla... 7 reviews
83 Overall Score

The Peoples Improv Theater presents a family-friendly musical comedy that blends music, puppets, and fantasy with real science and space exploration history, in its story of the demoted planet Pluto's quest of…

Open run That Chemistry Show 9 reviews
80 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.

Ends Aug 11 CHALK 9 reviews
75 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.

Ends Mar 04 This Girl Laughs, This Girl Cr... 1 reviews
72 Overall Score

Atlantic For Kids presents this modern-day fairytale play with music for the whole family about three young sisters who are left in a forest by their woodcutter father and forced to find their own way in the world.

Ends Sep 30 Neverland: Peter Returns 1 reviews
70 Overall Score

The Swedish Cottage Marrionette Theatre puts their spin on the beloved children’s classic in this puppet show best for young children.

Open run Princess Particular 6 reviews
48 Overall Score

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

Opens Mar 17 Cereals 0 reviews
- Overall Score

The Flea premieres the third and fourth episodes of 'Cereals,' a program of live short plays based on folk tales, for families with children ages 5 and up.

Opens Mar 22 Frozen the Musical (Broadway) 0 reviews
- Overall Score

Disney Theatrical Productions brings its blockbuster animated movie musical to Broadway.

Opens Mar 30 Air Play 0 reviews
- Overall Score

Watch umbrellas take flight, balloons sprout minds of their own and shimmering silks ripple to the rafters in this family-friendly, modern circus spectacle at the New Victory.

Ends Mar 31 The Snowy Day and Other Stories 0 reviews
- Overall Score

Four of Ezra Jack Keats's stories are brought to life in this presentation for children ages 3-8, featuring live action, humor, and shadow puppets.