Modern classic (NY Reviews) (17)

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94
Must See!
25K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

This all-ages musical spectacle tells the untold true story of the Witches of Oz.

93
Must See!
3K+ Reviews
Ends Jul 2024
NYC: Midtown W

A Broadway revival of Sondheim's beloved cult classic featuring a star-studded cast.

92
Must See!
4K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford star in a new revival of Stephen Sondheim's bloody good classic.

91
Must See!
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Returning to its Off-Broadway roots, this new production stars Corbin Bleu and Constance Wu.

90
Excellent
13K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Two teenage missionaries are sent to Africa to spread the word of Jesus Christ. What could go wrong?

90
Excellent
3K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

A new musical adventure, based on the 1985 blockbuster film of the same name.

89
Excellent
1K+ Reviews
Ends Jul 2024
NYC: Midtown W

The musical take on the Monty Python film returns to Broadway with medieval humor & a stellar cast.

89
Excellent
327 Reviews
Opens Mar 07
NYC: Midtown W

Tony winner Liev Schreiber and Tony nominee Amy Ryan star in Shanley's play about moral uncertainty.

85
Excellent
7K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

A long-running revival of Kander and Ebb's satirical musical about lust, treachery, and murder.

84
Great
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: East Village

A worldwide phenomenon where comedy, music, and paint collide in a circus of the imagination.

82
Great
4 Reviews
Ends Mar 03
NYC: Midtown W

Billy Porter and Joaquina Kalukango star in a vibrant musical exploring Jelly Roll Morton's legacy.

76
Good
5 Reviews
Ends Feb 25
NJ: Red Bank

Hester Prynne seeks a better future for herself and her daughter in this new adaptation of the tale.

Score it Buy from $30
Unreviewed
Opens Mar 09
NYC: Brooklyn

In this classic drama, Troy's baseball dreams strain his family's bonds.

Score it Buy from $99
Unreviewed
Starts Apr 01
NYC: Midtown W

The Kit Kat Club opens with a fresh take on the classic show starring Eddie Redmayne & Gayle Rankin.

Score it Buy from $35
Unreviewed
Starts Jun 2024
NYC: Midtown W

A sung-through musical, poignantly depicting the shattered dreams of those aboard the titular ship.

Score it Buy from $97
Unreviewed
Starts Feb 27
NYC: Midtown W

Jeremy Strong & Michael Imperioli lead a gripping revival about betrayal amid a small town's crisis.

Score it Buy from $68
Unreviewed
Opens Jun 13
NYC: Financial

A radical reimagining of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s iconic dance musical based on T.S. Eliot’s poems.