Modern classic (20)

Open run Wicked 17,278 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 Book of Mormon 8,384 reviews
90 Overall Score

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

Ends Dec 31 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber... 385 reviews
89 Overall Score

Tooting Arts Club's immersive staging of Sondheim and Wheeler’s iconic musical thriller transfers from London to NYC's Barrow Street Theatre. Now starring Tony nominees Norm Lewis and Carolee Carmello.

Open run The Phantom of the Opera 8,007 reviews
88 Overall Score

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.

Ends Jul 02 Lillian Hellman’s The Little F... 550 reviews
88 Overall Score

Manhattan Theatre Club revives Lillian Hellman’s classic drama about greed and ambition, starring three-time Tony Award nominee Laura Linney and Tony winner Cynthia Nixon alternating in the roles of Regina and Birdie.

Ends Oct 14 A RAISIN IN THE SUN (Harlem Rep) 88 reviews
86 Overall Score

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.

Open run Chicago 3,986 reviews
83 Overall Score

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

Ends Aug 20 The Wizard of Oz (Harlem Rep) 70 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.

Ends Jun 25 Sunset Boulevard 980 reviews
83 Overall Score

Three-time Tony Award-winner Glenn Close returns to Broadway in her most iconic role, Norma Desmond, in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Tony-winning musical. 

Ends Jul 02 Present Laughter 616 reviews
80 Overall Score

Tony and Oscar-winning actor Kevin Kline returns to Broadway in Noël Coward's classic comedy about a famous and self-obsessed actor whose comfortable life quickly spins out of control.

Ends Jun 24 An Enemy of the People (Wheelh... 35 reviews
79 Overall Score

Wheelhouse Theater Company presents a streamlined mounting of Ibsen's classic meditation on the democratic system, the tyranny of the majority, and the poisoning nature of bureaucracy and economic self-interest.

Ends Dec 30 Cats 2,596 reviews
78 Overall Score

One of the longest-running shows in Broadway and West End history, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical is an ode to felines, inspired by T.S. Eliot’s poems. 

Ends Oct 08 1984 (Broadway) 253 reviews
74 Overall Score

This stage adaptation of George Orwell’s classic novel stars Tony winner Reed Birney, Tony nominee Tom Sturridge, and Olivia Wilde in her Broadway debut. Ages 13 and up only.

Opens Jul 12 Assassins 0 reviews
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Encores! presents Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman’s 1990 musical exploration of the psychology of the men and women who have tried to kill US presidents.

Previews start Mar 22 My Fair Lady 0 reviews
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Lincoln Center Theater revives Lerner and Loewe’s iconic musical adaptation of 'Pygmalion,' directed by Tony winner Bartlett Sher ('South Pacific').

Opens Mar 23 Carousel 0 reviews
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Rodgers & Hammerstein’s classic musical returns to Broadway in a new revival directed by three-time Tony Award-winner Jack O’Brien and starring Tony Award-winner Jessie Mueller ('Waitress') and Joshua Henry ('Violet').

Opens Jul 14 Death of a Salesman (Theater M... 0 reviews
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Theater Mitu brings Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama to BAM in a hyper-theatrical production, where human beings become objects, music carries the memory of days long gone, and a life is reduced to a mortgage.

Opens Jun 29 The Two-Character Play 0 reviews
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Playhouse Creatures Theatre Company presents a new production of Tennessee Williams' drama from 1967 directed by Obie and Drama Desk Award winner Austin Pendleton.

Previews start Oct 07 M. Butterfly 0 reviews
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David Henry Hwang's Tony Award-winning play comes back to Broadway in a new production Directed by Tony Award-winner Julie Taymor and starring Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe Award winner Clive Owen.


Opens Jul 05 Pride and Prejudice 0 reviews
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Hudson Valley Shakespeare and Primary Stages present a new stage incarnation of Jane Austen's classic novel, adapted by Kate Hamill ('Vanity Fair,' 'Sense and Sensibility').