Good for Kids (19)

Shows that are a safe bet for most children.

Ends Feb 29 Show Up, Kids! NYC: East Village
94 46 reviews

This interactive, semi-improvised family show for kids 3-10 years old puts a wildly comedic, theatrical twist on the traditional kids' show.

Open run Wicked (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
93 20,848 reviews

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

Open run The Lion King (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
91 11,372 reviews

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.

Open run Aladdin (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
86 5,954 reviews

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

Ends Jun 20 The Wizard of Oz (Harlem Rep) NYC: Harlem
82 101 reviews

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 Jul 31 Pip's Island NYC: Midtown W
82 36 reviews

In this hour-long interactive adventure, kids lead the way through a magical island where they'll get to man a flying ship, design giant cakes, explore the deep sea, and more! Best for kids ages 4 to 10.

Open run Frozen the Musical (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
80 1,535 reviews

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.

Open run Gazillion Bubble Show (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
79 485 reviews

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

Ends Apr 26 The Little Mermaid (Literally ... NYC: Greenwich V
75 30 reviews

Literally Alive revives its musical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale about a young mermaid who falls for a prince and ventures onto land.

Ends May 16 Pinkalicious NYC: Midtown W
74 57 reviews

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!

Open run Pirate Pete's Parrot NYC: Queens
64 15 reviews

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 06 Paddington Gets in a Jam NYC: Gramercy
100 4 reviews
The beloved Paddington Bear comes to the stage for the first time in this new comedy. Recommended for ages 3 to 8.
Ends May 17 Angelina Ballerina The Musical NYC: Upper E Side
84 3 reviews

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.

Open run Princess Particular NYC: Queens
48 7 reviews

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

Opens Feb 28 Drumfolk NYC: Midtown W
- 0 reviews

From hambone to hip-hop, an extraordinary ensemble of dancers, drummers and musicians takes us from West Africa to Washington, D.C., to reveal the hidden histories and resounding rhythms that transformed America.

Ends Mar 15 She Persisted, The Musical NYC: Chelsea
- 0 reviews

Based on Chelsea Clinton’s best-selling book, this new musical for children 5 and up follows fourth-grader Naomi’s field trip to a Women’s History Museum as it turns into a time travel adventure.

Ends Mar 08 How to Eat Like a Child NYC: Chelsea
- 0 reviews

TADA! Youth Theater presents this musical “kid’s guide to being a kid” with such comical numbers as "How to Torture Your Sister," "How to Beg for a Dog," "How to Understand Your Parents" and more.

Ends Mar 15 Bug Play NYC: Gramercy
- 0 reviews

In this new theater piece for young audiences, an unlikely hero, through a bit of magic, shrinks down to the size of a bug and learns big lessons about life, our planet, caring for others, and saving the bees.

Opens Feb 26 Le Grand Voyage NYC: East Village
- 0 reviews

In this experimental theatrical clown fable, a family embarks on an adventure into a foreign land. What awaits them is predictably strange and surprisingly familiar. Good for ages 7 and up.