Modern classic (31)


Open run Wicked (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
93 20,450 reviews

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

Opens Nov 29 A Christmas Carol at the Merch... NYC: East Village
91 20 reviews

Summoners Ensemble Theatre presents its seventh annual run of this one-man adaptation of Charles Dickens's beloved holiday classic. Performed at the landmarked Merchant's House Museum.

Ends Jan 05 Fiddler on the Roof (In Yiddish) NYC: Midtown W
91 798 reviews

Experience 'Fiddler on the Roof' in a new way – in Yiddish, the language of Tevye and his family. Oscar and Tony Award-winner Joel Grey directs this production, presented with English and Russian supertitles.

Open run The Book of Mormon (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
90 10,193 reviews

From the creators of "South Park," a Tony Award-winning, bawdy, irreverent, and heartfelt musical comedy about two missionaries sent to deepest, darkest Africa to spread the good word.

Ends Jan 19 Little Shop of Horrors (Westsi... NYC: Midtown W
90 181 reviews

"Little Shop of Horrors" returns to its off-Broadway roots in a new production starring Emmy winner Tammy Blanchard, Tony nominee Jonathan Groff, and two-time Tony winner Christian Borle. 

Opens Nov 20 A Christmas Carol (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
90 22 reviews

After critically acclaimed runs at London’s Old Vic, Jack Thorne's adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic comes to Broadway. Directed by Matthew Warchus ("Matilda") and starring Campbell Scott as Scrooge.

Open run To Kill a Mockingbird (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
88 1,121 reviews

Ed Harris stars as Atticus Finch in Aaron Sorkin’s Broadway adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel for Lincoln Center. Directed by Tony winner Bartlett Sher ('Fiddler on the Roof.')

Open run The Phantom of the Opera (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
87 9,971 reviews

In this classic musical - the longest running in Broadway history - a hideously deformed man lives in the cellars of the Paris Opera and takes a beautiful soprano as a student.

In Previews: Opens Nov 21 The Crucible (Bedlam) NYC: East Village
87 14 reviews

Bedlam presents a new staging of Arthur Miller's classic take on the Salem witch trials.

Ends Jan 25 A Raisin in the Sun (Harlem Rep) NYC: Harlem
86 127 reviews

Harlem Rep presents Lorraine Hansberry's classic play about a working-class African-American family that faces financial salvation or personal ruin after receiving a substantial insurance payment.

Opens Dec 01 A Christmas Carol - The Musica... NYC: Greenwich V
84 175 reviews

For the eleventh year in a row, Be Bold! Productions brings back its family-friendly musicalization of Charles Dickens' iconic Christmas tale.

Open run Chicago (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
83 5,153 reviews

A long-running revival of Kander and Ebb's gritty, satirical musical about lust, treachery, and murder among chorus girls in '20s Chicago.

Ends Jan 11 The Wizard of Oz (Harlem Rep) NYC: Harlem
82 99 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 Jan 19 Oklahoma! (Broadway) NYC: Midtown W
80 758 reviews

Over 75 years after Rodgers & Hammerstein reinvented the American musical, this is "Oklahoma!" as you’ve never seen it before – reimagined for the 21st century. Winner of the 2019 Tony for Best Musical Revival.

Ends Dec 08 For Colored Girls Who Have Con... NYC: East Village
80 81 reviews

Filled with passion, humor, and raw honesty, playwright/poet Ntozake Shange’s form-changing choreopoem tells the stories of seven women of color using poetry, song, and movement. 

Ends Dec 08 Betrayal NYC: Midtown W
79 401 reviews

Harold Pinter's classic play, which tells the story of an extra-marital affair in reverse order, comes to Broadway starring Tom Hiddleston ('The Avengers'), Zawe Ashton ('Velvet Buzzsaw'), and Charlie Cox ('Daredevil').

Ends Nov 24 Evita (NY City Center) NYC: Midtown W
77 65 reviews

NY City Center presents a new staging of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s acclaimed rock-opera, which examines the rapid and controversial ascent of Eva Perón, the first lady of Argentina, until her untimely death at age 33.

Ends Dec 01 Fool for Love (Destiny Manifests) NYC: Chelsea
71 16 reviews

Destiny Manifests presents a staging of Sam Shepard's celebrated drama of forbidden love. 

Ends Jan 18 Pippin (Harlem Rep) NYC: Harlem
76 6 reviews

Harlem Repertory Theatre presents the Tony-winning musical classic, which tells the story of a young prince on his search for meaning and significance.

Ends Nov 24 Barefoot in the Park NYC: Queens
66 1 reviews

Queens Theatre takes you back to New York City of the early 1960s in Neil Simon's biggest hit, "Barefoot in the Park." 

Ends Dec 08 Fefu and Her Friends NYC: Brooklyn
65 6 reviews

In this modern classic by María Irene Fornés, a group of articulate, idiosyncratic women gather in Fefu’s New England country house in 1935 to rehearse for a charity event.

Previews start Dec 10 West Side Story NYC: Midtown W
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The legendary musical returns to Broadway in a new production from visionary, Tony Award-winning director Ivo van Hove.

Opens Dec 07 Peter and the Wolf NYC: Upper E Side
- 1 reviews

Isaac Mizrahi narrates Sergei Prokofiev’s charming children’s classic with music performed by Ensemble Signal.

Opens Dec 06 Little Women (Gallery Players) NYC: Brooklyn
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Gallery Players presents this musical adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s classic, which tells the story of Jo and her sisters and their experience growing up in Civil War America.