Solo Shows (26)

One person. One stage. One night of memorable theater.

Ends Sep 23 Say Something Bunny! 47 reviews
90 Overall Score

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

Ends Jun 30 Springsteen on Broadway 106 reviews
90 Overall Score

Legendary Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Bruce Springsteen comes to Broadway in a new autobiographical solo show.

Ends Mar 11 The Amazing Max 18 reviews
89 Overall Score

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

Ends Apr 28 A Brooklyn Boy 32 reviews
88 Overall Score

Co-writer and performer Steven Prescod plays 32 different characters in this solo performance which tells the story of his coming of age in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. 

Opens Feb 25 Black Light 7 reviews
84 Overall Score

Daniel Alexander Jones returns to Joe’s Pub as Jomama Jones, his critically-acclaimed alter-ego. Commissioned as part of Joe’s Pub’s New York Voices program, 'Black Light' is a musical revival for a turbulent time.

Previews start Mar 07 Harry Clarke 151 reviews
84 Overall Score

On the heels of a sold out, twice-extended world premiere produced by Vineyard Theatre, Tony winner Billy Crudup returns to this one-man, comic thriller about a shy midwestern man leading an outrageous double life.

Ends Aug 19 In & Of Itself 135 reviews
83 Overall Score

The Daryl Roth Theatre presents the New York premiere of this performance piece by magician Derek DelGaudio, directed by Emmy winner Frank Oz.

Ends Feb 25 Latin History for Morons 402 reviews
80 Overall Score

After a run at the Public Theater, Emmy and Obie winner John Leguizamo brings his hit solo show about the buried history of Latinos in the Americas to Broadway.

Ends Mar 25 In the Body of the World 122 reviews
80 Overall Score

The Tony Award-winning author, performer, and activist Eve Ensler ('The Vagina Monologues') comes to MTC with a powerful new solo-play based on her critically acclaimed memoir.

Ends Feb 25 A Kind Shot 50 reviews
78 Overall Score

In this solo show, six-foot 1-inch blonde spitfire Terri Mateer tells her life story of becoming a pro basketball player in France.

Open run The Mushroom Cure 59 reviews
77 Overall Score

They say that laughter is the best medicine, but for one comedian suffering from OCD, it just might be psychedelic mushrooms. After an extended run in San Francisco, the solo show returns to NYC.

Ends Mar 11 Bright Colors and Bold Patterns 247 reviews
77 Overall Score

The solo comedy about what gets left behind as homosexuality moves into the mainstream returns for an encore run. Directed by Michael Urie ('Ugly Betty,' 'Buyer & Cellar').  

Previews start Mar 15 The Wholehearted 6 reviews
77 Overall Score

Abrons Arts Center presents this New York premiere solo show that offers spectators a ringside seat to a blood-pumping revenge tragedy and intimate tribute to lost love. 

Ends Apr 13 The Bench 59 reviews
75 Overall Score

Based on true stories, Robert Galinsky's solo piece explores the emotional heartbreak of five homeless characters and the catastrophic hysteria surrounding AIDS in the 1980s.

Ends Mar 04 John Lithgow: Stories by Heart 262 reviews
69 Overall Score

Roundabout Theatre Company presents the Broadway debut of Tony and Emmy Award winner John Lithgow's solo piece, an exploration of storytelling full of personal insights.

Ends Dec 17 So Long Boulder City 46 reviews
60 Overall Score

Straight from the world of almost-Best Picture winner 'La La Land' comes this comic take on Emma Stone’s character’s ill-fated, never-before-seen, one-woman show. Starring Jimmy Fowlie as Mia Dolan.

Opens Feb 24 The Brobot Johnson Experience 1 reviews
88 Overall Score

The Bushwick Starr, in collaboration with All For One Theater, presents this Afrofuturism transmedia piece written by and starring award-winning solo performer, actor, and poet, Darian Dauchan.

Ends Aug 11 CHALK 9 reviews
75 Overall Score

FRIGID new york @ Horse Trade presents a playful and poignant one-man homage to silent film-era comedians, created and performed by Alex Curtis.

Opens Mar 15 Oye For My Dear Brooklyn 0 reviews
- Overall Score

Brooklyn impresario Modesto Flako Jimenez conjures his beloved borough in this bilingual elegy, told through poems, projections, and music.

Previews start Mar 21 Feeding the Dragon 0 reviews
- Overall Score

Primary Stages presents Sharon Washington's autobiographical solo piece, in which she revisits her time growing up in an apartment on the top floor inside the St. Agnes Branch of the New York Public Library.

Previews start Mar 14 Shakespeare's Will 0 reviews
- Overall Score

Tannis Kowalchuk embodies the Bard's wife, Anne Hathaway, in this wry, moving, solo musical tribute.

Previews start Mar 15 My Brilliant Divorce 0 reviews
- Overall Score

This one-woman comic drama about the aftermath of a New Yorker's divorce from her British husband, explores how to cope when the world you have built comes crashing spectacularly down.


Opens Feb 28 Chasm 0 reviews
- Overall Score

Rebecca Patek returns to the stage in this solo performance that looks at the events of 2014 that led to her leaving the contemporary dance/performance art world. 

Opens Feb 22 Time No Line 0 reviews
- Overall Score

La MaMa presents New York performance artist John Kelly's solo piece based on his 40 years of journal writing.