Mystery / Thriller (14)

Open run Sleep No More Chelsea
86 970 reviews

A unique award-winning theatrical event: a site-specific Macbeth-meets-Hitchcock performance piece by Britain's Punchdrunk.

Ends Sep 24 Frankenstein (Write Act Repert... Midtown W
65 26 reviews

Write Act Repertory's production of Mary Shelley's classic Gothic horror classic is a sweeping, romantic musical faithful to the novel in its exploration of the question: "Without love, what is life?"

Ends Nov 02 WHO KILLED EDGAR ALLAN POE? - ... Midtown W
61 42 reviews

The Poseidon Theatre Company invites you to explore the world and words of Edgar Allan Poe in this multi-room immersive paranormal experience in the heart of Midtown Manhattan.

Open run Perfect Crime Midtown W
49 296 reviews

A long running psychological murder mystery (the longest-running play in New York) in a very small theatre in the heart of midtown.

Previews start Oct 03 Is This A Room Gramercy
82 7 reviews

Vineyard Theatre presents a new play staging the verbatim transcript of the FBI interrogation of Russian election hacking whistleblower Reality Winner.

Open run Truffles Midtown W
67 7 reviews

This dinner theater piece invites you to dress in your finest, and come take a seat at Chef Bruno's fictional high-end, five-star Restaurant, enjoy a 3-course meal, and solve the mystery.

Opens Sep 24 Killing An Evening with Edgar ... East Village
- 3 reviews

Summoners Ensemble Theatre presents a return engagement of this solo performance of three of Poe's thrilling tales, "The Tell-Tale Heart," "The Cask of Amontillado," and "The Raven."

Opens Oct 19 Ominous Men East Village
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A new gothic horror tale about race, poverty, drugs, misogyny, and violence in America. 

Previews start Dec 27 A Soldier's Play (Broadway) Midtown W
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning mystery about the murder of a black sergeant on a Louisiana army base in 1944 comes to Broadway for the first time, starring David Alan Grier and Blair Underwood.

Opens Nov 08 Broken Story East Village
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White Horse Theater Company presents this world premiere drama about a young New York reporter who tries to discover the truth behind a Hollywood murder.

Previews start Sep 25 I Can't See Financial
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Based on the classic ghost story "The Toll House," Psycho Clan's new immersive horror experience takes place in complete darkness.

Previews start Oct 11 Strangers in the Night Upper W Side
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An evening of two preternatural one-act plays, makes NYC premiere with Hunger & Thirst Theatre.

Opens Sep 27 The Treatment East Village
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This new mystery thriller begins with two people waking up in an institutional setting, unaware of where they are and how they got there. 

Previews start Oct 15 FEAR West Village
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This world premiere psychological drama centers around a little girl’s disappearance. The cast features Obi Abili (“Billions,” Irish Rep’s "The Emperor Jones") and Enrico Colantoni (“Veronica Mars”).