Shows under $25 (32)

Ends Jun 11 The Box Show 53 reviews
91 Overall Score

One woman. 25 characters. All inside a cupboard! In Dominique Salerno's solo show, the space is limited, but the comedic possibilities are endless. A hit at the 2016 NYC Fringe Festival.

Ends Jun 23 En El Nombre de Salome 41 reviews
90 Overall Score

Repertorio Español presents a new play inspired by Julia Álvarez's epic novel about 19th-century Dominican poet Salomé Ureña de Henríquez. 

Ends May 28 Flight School The Musical 12 reviews
87 Overall Score

Based on the children's book of the same name, Vital Theatre's new musical is about a penguin who goes to flight school to learn how to fly.

Opens May 24 Rotterdam 34 reviews
87 Overall Score

Hartshorn - Hook Foundation Ltd presents this bittersweet, Olivier Award-winning comedy about gender, sexuality, and being a long way from home. Part of 59E59's annual Brits Off Broadway festival.

Ends Jun 25 La Canción: The Musical 57 reviews
86 Overall Score

Repertorio Español presents an inspiring musical about the power of song and self-discovery.

Ends May 27 Raisin 40 reviews
86 Overall Score

Astoria Performing Arts Center presents NYC's first full-fledged revival of this 1974 Best Musical Tony winner, based on Lorraine Hansberry’s groundbreaking play 'A Raisin in the Sun.'

Ends Jun 04 Iphigenia in Splott 104 reviews
86 Overall Score

Sherman Theatre presents a contemporary drama inspired by the Greek myth, which drives home the high price people pay for society's shortcomings. Part of 59E59's annual Brits Off Broadway festival.

84 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.

83 Overall Score

Playing in an authentic New York speakeasy, 'The Imbible' sweeps audiences along a 10,000-year journey through history accompanied by craft cocktails and the vocal stylings of The Backwaiters acapella group.

Ends Sep 09 The Wizard of Oz (Harlem Rep) 66 reviews
83 Overall Score

Harlem Repertory Theatre mounts a one-hour, family-friendly adaptation of the iconic 1939 MGM movie musical about a little girl from Kansas who journeys to the Land of Oz.

Open run The Infinite Wrench 37 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 Jun 29 Happy Karaoke Fun Time 37 reviews
82 Overall Score

Under St. Marks presents this troupe of improvisers who create a brand-new, one-act musical at every performance.

Ends May 28 The Marriage of Alice B. Tokla... 50 reviews
81 Overall Score

Untitled Theater Company #61 presents an epic farce set at the fantasy wedding of Toklas and Stein, packed with Parisian expatriate notables of a century ago.

80 Overall Score

On the first Saturday of every month, Ted Greenberg, an Emmy Award-winning writer on Letterman, performs a comedy show before chauffeuring one audience member home in a NYC taxi.

Ends Aug 12 A Brief History of Beer 33 reviews
80 Overall Score

Horse Trade presents 'A Brief History of Beer,' an hour-long, drinkeractive, time-travel adventure.

Ends Jun 28 Off the Top 32 reviews
80 Overall Score

Intellectual rapper Baba Brinkman and neuroscientist Dr. Heather Berlin explore the brain basis of improvisation and humor in this live comedy show featuring cutting-edge research and freestyle rhymes.

Ends May 27 Miss Julie (Access Theater) 12 reviews
80 Overall Score

A new mounting of Strindberg's classic about a life-altering night of passion between an aristocratic woman and her servant.

Open run Rule of 7x7 20 reviews
79 Overall Score

The Tank presents an ongoing series that premieres 7 brand-new 10 minute plays by 7 different writers; includes a free beer with admission.

Open run Groundhog Day The Musical 865 reviews
79 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 May 27 Antigone (Random Access Theatre) 13 reviews
79 Overall Score

Random Access Theatre presents the Sophocles classic about the courageous daughter of Oedipus, who chooses to stand up for what she thinks is right, even in the face of dire consequences.

Opens May 26 Reprise 35 reviews
78 Overall Score

Michael has loved Erin since high school—30 years ago. Erin has a secret. An unexpected reunion, a night of drinking, and a reckoning. A new drama written and directed by Emmy winner Eric Maierson.

Open run NEWSical: The Musical 255 reviews
77 Overall Score

This long-running musical revue/sketch comedy show lampoons current events, newsmakers, celebrities, and politicians. Think 'The Daily Show' set to music.

Open run Line 18 reviews
75 Overall Score

NYC's longest running play (since 1967!), Israel Horovitz's absurdist drama is about five people waiting in line for a mysterious event. Each person battles for first place, becoming increasingly vicious.

Ends Jun 16 Wild Women of Planet Wongo 100 reviews
74 Overall Score

Go on a wild, immersive ride at the return engagement of this retro sci-fi musical about two astronauts who land on an alien planet of sexy warrior women who’ve never seen men!