Romance (25)

Ends Jan 14 Hello, Dolly! 1,181 reviews
92 Overall Score

Bette Midler returns to Broadway in a revival of Jerry Herman's beloved musical costarring two-time Tony winner David Hyde Pierce. Winner of four 2017 Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Musical.

Open run Waitress 3,228 reviews
87 Overall Score

Inspired by the film of the same name, the Broadway musical 'Waitress' features songs by Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles.

Open run Aladdin 4,496 reviews
86 Overall Score

Disney presents the stage adaptation of its animated blockbuster, featuring the hit songs from the film, plus several more written for Broadway.

Ends Jul 14 A RAISIN IN THE SUN (Harlem Rep) 94 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.

Ends Sep 03 Natasha, Pierre & The Great Co... 2,398 reviews
85 Overall Score

Inspired by a 70-page slice of Tolstoy’s 'War and Peace,' this immersive, Off-Broadway hit transfers to the Main Stem.

Ends Jan 14 Miss Saigon 1,267 reviews
85 Overall Score

Cameron Mackintosh’s new Olivier Award-nominated revival of this classic musical romance comes to Broadway for a limited engagement.

Previews start Mar 22 Children of a Lesser God 8 reviews
84 Overall Score

This Tony-winning drama about the romance and marriage of a sensitive but spirited deaf girl and a devoted (and hearing) teacher returns to Broadway starring Joshua Jackson ('Dawson's Creek') and Lauren Ridloff.

Open run Anastasia 900 reviews
83 Overall Score

Inspired by the Anastasia legend and two movies—including the 1997 animated film—this new musical is the romantic, adventure-filled story of a brave young woman attempting to uncover her past.

Ends Sep 17 Groundhog Day The Musical 1,416 reviews
81 Overall Score

Direct from its hit London run, this musicalization of the classic Bill Murray movie comes to Broadway starring Tony nominee Andy Karl, with songs by Tim Minchin ('Matilda') and directed by Tony winner Matthew Warchus.

Ends Sep 16 Afterglow 102 reviews
72 Overall Score

Midnight Theatricals presents the world premiere of this drama that explores the complexities of polyamory.

Ends Oct 10 Lili Marlene 9 reviews
63 Overall Score

Set in Germany as the Nazis rise to power, Write Act Repertory's musical chronicles the romance between cabaret singer Rosie Penn and Count Hans Wilhelm von Kleister Graff.

Opens Aug 27 If Only 4 reviews
77 Overall Score

The American Vicarious presents this 19th-century-set drama about the relationship between an ex-slave and a socialite.

Opens Nov 11 Jamaica 2 reviews
69 Overall Score

Harlem Repertory Theatre presents a revival of this 1957 Calypso musical by Yip Harburg and Harold Arlen ('The Wizard of Oz') which was a hit for Lena Horne.

Previews start Sep 26 Torch Song 0 reviews
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Second Stage Theatre presents Harvey Fierstein's Tony Award-winning play about the life of a Jewish drag queen in NYC in the late 1970s and 1980s. Starring Oscar winner Mercedes Ruehl and Michael Urie ('Ugly Betty.')

Previews start Nov 09 Once On This Island 0 reviews
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The joyous Tony-nominated musical returns to Broadway with its story of a fearless young dreamer in post-storm Haiti.

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 Aug 25 The Tempest (The Drilling Comp... 0 reviews
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The Drilling Company presents a free outdoor production of Shakespeare's last play.

Opens Nov 26 The Winter's Tale (Mobile Shak... 0 reviews
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The Public Theater’s Mobile Unit presents Shakespeare's late romance about the scourge of jealousy and the power of forgiveness.

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 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.

Previews start Sep 14 Romance of the Western Chamber 0 reviews
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In this musical adaptation of the classic 'Xi Xiang Ji,' two young lovers fly in the face of tradition and parental disapproval in 9th-century China.

Previews start Oct 08 Arden/Everywhere 0 reviews
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Baruch Performing Arts Center presents this new exploration of 'As You Like It' that reimagines Shakespeare’s beloved comedy as a story about refugees.

Previews start Oct 17 Bells are Ringing 0 reviews
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Musicals Tonight presents this 1956 musical romantic comedy which follows the exploits of Ella, a telephone answering service operator with a fascination for her client’s private lives.

Previews start Oct 17 Shadowlands 0 reviews
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Fellowship for the Performing Arts presents the first New York revival of this drama which follows true love story of Oxford scholar and Christian apologist C.S. Lewis and the much younger Joy Davidman.