Not a Musical (152)

Ends Aug 12 Trump Lear 11 reviews
95 Overall Score

From the team behind 'David Carl's Celebrity One-Man Hamlet' comes this new Shakespeare-inspired solo show, with Carl forced to play Trump as King Lear—for Trump himself!

Ends Aug 19 15 Villainous Fools 25 reviews
92 Overall Score

Following a run at FringeNYC 2016, this farcical, two-woman adaptation of Shakespeare's 'The Comedy of Errors' returns to New York City. 

Ends Aug 26 The Amazing Max 15 reviews
91 Overall Score

A return engagement of Max Darwin's popular magic and comedy show for kids and adults alike.

Open run Then She Fell 169 reviews
90 Overall Score

An immersive theater experience that involves a hospital ward, the writings of Lewis Carroll, and just 15 audience members per show out in Brooklyn. Ages 21 and over only.

Opens Sep 28 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show 58 reviews
87 Overall Score

This page-to-stage hit returns to NYC for an encore run featuring puppet adaptations of four stories by children's author/illustrator Eric Carle.

Ends Aug 06 Indecent 1,070 reviews
87 Overall Score

Vineyard Theatre's critically acclaimed production of playwright Paula Vogel and director Rebecca Taichman's play about a controversial Yiddish show transfers to Broadway.

Ends Oct 29 Say Something Bunny! 10 reviews
87 Overall Score

UnionDocs presents Alison S.M. Kobayashi's multi-media solo piece inspired by an amateur audio recording made over 60 years ago.

Open run Sleep No More 731 reviews
86 Overall Score

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

Ends Oct 14 A RAISIN IN THE SUN (Harlem Rep) 90 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.

Previews start Nov 01 The Wolves 184 reviews
86 Overall Score

After two hit runs at Playwrights Realm, Lincoln Center Theater presents an encore engagement of Sarah DeLappe's drama about a suburban girls soccer team.

Ends Jul 26 Of Human Bondage 141 reviews
86 Overall Score

Canada's Soulpepper Theatre Company presents the first-ever theatrical adaptation of W. Somerset Maugham's 1915 epic of lustful obsession and the pursuit of happiness.

Ends Jan 14 Puffs, or: Seven Increasingly ... 292 reviews
85 Overall Score

For years a certain boy wizard went to Wizard School. This, however, is not his story. This is the story of the Puffs...who just happened to be there too. A play for anyone who has never been destined to save the world.

Ends Jan 07 A Doll's House, Part 2 799 reviews
85 Overall Score

Lucas Hnath's sequel to Ibsen's masterwork comes to Broadway in a production directed by Tony winner Sam Gold, starring Tony and Emmy winner Laurie Metcalf and Oscar winner Chris Cooper.

Opens Jul 31 A Midsummer Night's Dream (The... 73 reviews
85 Overall Score

The Delacorte Theater transforms into an enchanted forest for Shakespeare’s beloved comedy, in a production starring Tony winners Phylicia Rashad, Annaleigh Ashford, and Danny Burstein.

Open run Black Angels Over Tuskegee 116 reviews
84 Overall Score

A docudrama about six heroes who became the first African-American aviators in the U.S. Air Force during an era of racial segregation.

Ends Nov 26 Accomplice New York 32 reviews
84 Overall Score

Accomplice presents an 'adventure theater' experience, an interactive show that plunges you into events that take place in the real world.

Ends Dec 30 Accomplice The Village 24 reviews
84 Overall Score

Accomplice presents an 'adventure theater' experience, an interactive show that plunges you into events that take place in the real world.

Open run Blue Man Group 1,006 reviews
83 Overall Score

The "blue men's" nonverbal performance explores themes of alienation, depersonalization, and paint. Comedy, music, and paint collide in a circus of imagination.

83 Overall Score

A re-telling of C.S. Lewis' classic tale of Narnia, featuring just two performers who play all the characters that populate the epic story.

Ends Dec 31 The Play That Goes Wrong 842 reviews
83 Overall Score

The 2015 Olivier Award winner for Best New Comedy arrives on Broadway. Welcome to the absolutely disastrous opening night of Cornley University Drama Society’s new show, 'The Murder at Haversham Manor.'

Open run The Infinite Wrench 41 reviews
83 Overall Score

The New York Neo-Futurists present an ever-changing lineup of short plays, each written by a performer, honed by the ensemble, and randomly collaged with high-energy audience participation.

Ends Aug 27 Pipeline 120 reviews
83 Overall Score

Lincoln Center Theater presents the world premiere of Dominique Morisseau's drama about how a mother’s hopes for her son clash with an educational system rigged against him.

Ends Aug 20 The Government Inspector 262 reviews
83 Overall Score

Red Bull Theater presents an adaptation of Nikolai Gogol’s deeply silly satire of small-town corruption. A riotous portrait of rampaging self-delusion starring Michael Urie ('Buyer & Cellar,' 'Ugly Betty').

Opens Aug 29 Charolais 7 reviews
83 Overall Score

Fishamble: The New Play Company and 59E59 present this tale of love, longing, and one woman's intense rivalry with a Charolais heifer.