Shows that are a safe bet for most children.

Ends Dec 23 Show Up, Kids! 25 reviews
94 Overall Score

From Peter Michael Marino, the creator of the improvised comedy "Show Up," comes this interactive twist on the traditional kids show.

Open run Wicked (NYC) 19,328 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.

Ends Dec 16 Hansel & Gretel Christmas 10 reviews
93 Overall Score

Children of all ages are invited to join F.A.C.T. (Friends Always Creating Theatre) in celebrating their 10th anniversary season with a remounting of their 2013 production of "Hansel & Gretel Christmas."

Open run The Lion King (NYC) 10,261 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 Nov 18 Addy & Uno 54 reviews
90 Overall Score

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

Opens Nov 17 The Amazing Max 19 reviews
89 Overall Score

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

Open run Aladdin (Broadway) 5,092 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 Jan 20 School of Rock - The Musical (... 2,983 reviews
85 Overall Score

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

Ends Nov 24 The Wizard of Oz (Harlem Rep) 90 reviews
82 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 Dec 15 That Physics Show 126 reviews
80 Overall Score

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

Ends Dec 16 Pluto Is Missing! A Not-So Pla... 13 reviews
80 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 Gazillion Bubble Show (NYC) 402 reviews
79 Overall Score

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

Ends Dec 16 That Chemistry Show 31 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) 761 reviews
77 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 Nov 24 Pinkalicious 40 reviews
73 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 Dec 15 That Inventions Show 18 reviews
72 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 Nov 16 Velocity 2 reviews
84 Overall Score

The New Victory Theater presents this high-octane celebration of the past, present, and future of Irish dance. 

Ends Nov 18 James and the Giant Peach 6 reviews
80 Overall Score

Roald Dahl’s classic story comes to life in this fantastical musical for the whole family, with music from the Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award-winning team of Pasek and Paul. Recommended for ages 5+.

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 Nov 18 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.



Ends Dec 08 Not My Monster 0 reviews
- 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. 


Opens Nov 16 Sleepover 0 reviews
- Overall Score

TADA! Youth Theater tackles all the hilarious and hairy situations in that glorious stage of tween-hood in this musical about a sleepover.