Mystery / Thriller (19)

Ends Feb 25 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber... 525 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 nominee Carolee Carmello.

Ends Oct 29 Red (First Person Xperience) 10 reviews
87 Overall Score

In this psychological thriller, the audience is immersed in an apocalyptic world. A live-action, interactive experience where you control how the story ends!

Open run Sleep No More 759 reviews
86 Overall Score

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

Open run The Lombardi Case 1975 12 reviews
75 Overall Score

Live In Theater presents an interactive murder mystery experience set in the underworld of 1970s New York City.

Previews start Sep 29 Frankenstein the Musical 36 reviews
70 Overall Score

Be Bold! Productions revives its musical adaptation of Mary Shelley's horror classic. Obsession, desire, and ambition are explored through the eyes of a mad scientist and his ungodly creation.

Open run Perfect Crime 191 reviews
46 Overall Score

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

Open run The Ryan Case 1873 11 reviews
85 Overall Score

Live In Theater presents an interactive murder mystery experience that plunges you into the dark underbelly of the Five Points neighborhood of 19th-century New York.

Open run Fierce & Deadly 1988 7 reviews
78 Overall Score

Live In Theater presents an interactive murder mystery experience set at a vogue drag ball in '80s New York City.

Ends Oct 08 Summerfest 2017 (New York Thea... 0 reviews
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This three-month festival of new plays and musicals is also a competition, with cash prizes awarded in several categories. All shows have three performances and run between 5 and 90 minutes.

Previews start Oct 11 Dracula! The Tale of Flesh and... 0 reviews
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Moose Hall Theatre Company presents this revival of one of their most popular productions: an original adaptation of Bram Stoker’s horror masterpiece.

Previews start Nov 09 The Parisian Woman 0 reviews
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Oscar nominee Uma Thurman ('Pulp Fiction,' 'Kill Bill') makes her Broadway debut in a new power play by 'House of Cards' creator Beau Willimon ('Farragut North,' 'Ides of March'). Directed by Tony winner Pam MacKinnon.

Previews start Sep 27 A Soldier's Play 0 reviews
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The 50th season of Negro Ensemble Company, a year-long retrospective of some of the troupe's signature works, culminates with Charles Fuller's 1981 Pulitzer Prize-winning drama set in a U.S. Army base during World War…

Open run This Is Real 0 reviews
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In Psycho Clan's new interactive horror experience, you are entrenched in your very own horror story as an abductee trying to figure out how to escape.

Opens Oct 27 The House on Poe Street 0 reviews
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Yonder Window Theater Company presents this new piece where gothic ghosts encounter modern monstrosities when twin sisters inherit the house where Poe is reputed to have composed 'The Raven.'

Previews start Oct 26 Harry Clarke 0 reviews
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Vineyard Theatre's world premiere solo show is a sexually charged comic thriller about a shy midwestern man leading an outrageous double life as the cocky Londoner Harry Clarke.

Previews start Oct 19 Knives in Hens 0 reviews
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59E59 presents this brutal fable of awakening consciousness, a stark, fierce study of sex and knowledge set in a timeless and spartan rural community.

Previews start Oct 02 Frankenstein (Write Act Repert... 0 reviews
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Write Act Repertory's production of Mary Shelley's classic Gothic horror novel is a sweeping, romantic musical faithful to the novel in its exploration of the question: "Without love, what is life?"

Previews start Oct 06 Squeamish 0 reviews
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All For One Theater presents a new solo horror show about a New York City psychoanalyst and recovering alcoholic whose bloody quest for personal balance begins when she finds herself in Texas after her nephew's suicide.

Previews start Oct 27 Fuck Marry Kill 0 reviews
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Less Than Rent Theatre presents the world premiere production of this Jacobean-style revenge comedy set in suburban Connecticut.