New work (NY Reviews) (54)

New musicals or plays making their New York City debut.

Let Show-Score's community of avid theatre fans tell you the best new theatre shows in New York and New jersey! Read theatre reviews from our members and their picks for the best new shows running right now!

97
Must See!
11K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

This hip-hop infused tuner about America's founding fathers won 11 Tony Awards inc. Best Musical.

92
Must See!
5K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

2017 Tony winner for Best Musical, this show is about being young and surviving the modern world.

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

A charming true story of a tiny Canadian town that cared for 7000 grounded travelers post-9/11.

92
Must See!
13 Reviews
Ends Aug 2022
NYC: Brooklyn

A baroque burlesque re-imagining of the creation myth of Adam, Eve, and the fall of man.

91
Must See!
1K+ Reviews
Ends Jul 03
NYC: Midtown W

Winner of the 2019 Tony Award for Best Musical, this is a new twist on the classic Greek myth.

89
Excellent
1K+ Reviews
Ends Sep 2022
NYC: Midtown W

Harry Potter is all grown up in this Tony-winner that brings the magic of the books alive on stage.

87
Excellent
2 Reviews
Ends Jun 30
NYC: West Village

Alison Leiby's show about a summer that began with a bang & ended with a trip to Planned Parenthood.

86
Excellent
41 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

In its 8th year, Distorted Diznee is a high octane look at Disney classics through a drag queen lens.

85
Excellent
639 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

A jukebox musical about an iconic artist who didn’t just break the rules, she rewrote them.

85
Excellent
651 Reviews
Ends Nov 2022
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NYC: Midtown W

An exuberant, pop celebration of 21st century girl power featuring the wives of Henry VIII.

85
Excellent
176 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Michael R. Jackson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork about a young artist grappling with identity.

84
Great
2K+ Reviews
Ends Sep 2022
NYC: Midtown W

This Tony Award winning farce portrays the doomed opening night of The Murder at Haversham Manor.

84
Great
282 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Featuring Michael Jackson's greatest hits and a book by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Lynn Nottage.

84
Great
171 Reviews
Ends Jun 26
NYC: Midtown W

Musical spoof of Shakespearean romance in which Romeo wakes up in Brooklyn in the 1960s.

83
Great
61 Reviews
Open run
NYC: East Village

The Neo-Futurists' lineup of interactive plays, each written by a performer and honed by the ensemble.

83
Great
1K+ Reviews
Ends Jan 2023
NYC: Midtown W

The ghost-with-the-most comes to life in this rocking musical based on Tim Burton’s beloved film.

83
Great
206 Reviews
Ends Aug 2022
NYC: Midtown W

Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch, Julie White, and more star in this world premiere comedy.

82
Great
23 Reviews
Ends Jun 26
NYC: Midtown W

A whip-smart comedy about six Black students stuck in a room at the worst high school in their city.

82
Great
192 Reviews
Ends Jun 18
NYC: Midtown W

Olivier and Academy Award winner Martin McDonagh's dark comedy about England's second-best hangman. 

82
Great
78 Reviews
Ends May 29
NYC: Midtown W

A new musical about the "High Priestess of Soul," Nina Simone. 

81
Great
295 Reviews
Ends May 29
NYC: Midtown W

This new family-friendly musical comedy is based on the beloved 1993 film of the same name.

80
Great
154 Reviews
Ends Sep 2022
NYC: Midtown W

The only living non-Japanese Master of the art of comic storytelling, brings Rakugo to New York.

80
Great
178 Reviews
Ends Jun 19
NYC: Midtown W

A new musical based on a true story that challenges preconceived notions.

80
Great
44 Reviews
Ends Jun 05
NYC: Midtown W

World premiere of actress Ana Nogueira's (Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice) play about stage dooring.