Soul-searching (49)


Open run Dear Evan Hansen (NYC) 4,296 reviews
92 Overall Score

'Dear Evan Hansen' is about how we share, like, and friend, love, feel, and survive in the modern world. Winner of six 2017 Tony Awards, including Best Musical.

Open run Harry Potter and the Cursed Ch... 1,006 reviews
91 Overall Score

Harry Potter comes to Broadway all grown up in this two-part story that picks up with Harry, Ginny, Ron, and Hermoine nineteen years after the events of the final book. Winner of six Tony Awards, including Best Play.

Ends Jan 05 Fiddler on the Roof (In Yiddish) 486 reviews
91 Overall Score

Experience 'Fiddler on the Roof' in a new way – in Yiddish, the language of Tevye and his family. Oscar and Tony Award-winner Joel Grey directs this production, presented with English and Russian supertitles.

Open run Hadestown (Broadway) 501 reviews
91 Overall Score

This new Broadway musical by celebrated singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and innovative director Rachel Chavkin is a love story for today…and always. 

Open run Beautiful: The Carole King Mus... 5,290 reviews
90 Overall Score

The Tony and Grammy Award-winning Carole King musical tells the inspiring true story of one woman's remarkable journey from teenage songwriter to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

Ends Jun 01 In The Heights (Harlem Rep) 674 reviews
89 Overall Score

Harlem Repertory Theatre revives Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony Award-winning musical in an intimate and expressionistic new production.

Ends Jul 07 The Ferryman (NYC) 991 reviews
89 Overall Score

After a critically acclaimed run in London, where it won three Olivier Awards, Jez Butterworth’s ("Jerusalem") new Northern Irish drama makes its Broadway debut. Directed by Sam Mendes ("Cabaret").

Ends Jul 22 Say Something Bunny! 99 reviews
88 Overall Score

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

Ends Jun 08 A Raisin in the Sun (Harlem Rep) 112 reviews
87 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.

Open run Waitress (NYC) 4,360 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 To Kill a Mockingbird (Broadway) 713 reviews
87 Overall Score

Jeff Daniels stars as Atticus Finch in Aaron Sorkin’s Broadway adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel for Lincoln Center. Directed by Tony winner Bartlett Sher ('Fiddler on the Roof.')

Open run El Credito 46 reviews
87 Overall Score

Repertorio Espanol presents this comic drama about an ordinary man and his attempts to secure a small bank loan that is absolutely necessary for him to continue on with his life. 

Ends Jun 09 Revelation: The Musical 12 reviews
87 Overall Score

This visually-driven, fast-paced musical follows a group of rebel artists as they create an underground theatrical experience during the apocalypse, breathing life into John the Apostle's cryptic final writings.

Ends Aug 18 Bette Davis Ain't For Sissies 21 reviews
86 Overall Score

This 90-minute one-woman show, performed monthly at the Episcopal Actors' Guild, tells the story 1930s icon Bette Davis, on the night of the 1939 Academy Awards. 

Ends May 26 The Day I Became Black 94 reviews
86 Overall Score

Does a young comedian have to get rid of his whiteness in order to be the color he's "supposed" to be? Hear Bill Posley weigh in on the modern-day conversation about race from a unique perspective.

Ends May 25 Caroline, or Change 50 reviews
86 Overall Score

This musical from Jeanine Tesori and Tony Kushner tells the story of a remarkable but uneasy friendship between a young Jewish boy and his family’s Black maid in 1963 Louisiana. 

Open run La Cancion: The Musical 70 reviews
85 Overall Score

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

Ends Jun 30 All My Sons 270 reviews
85 Overall Score

Award-winning actors Annette Bening and Tracy Letts return to Broadway in the play that launched Arthur Miller as the moral voice of the American Theater.

Open run La Gringa 23 reviews
84 Overall Score

Repertorio Espanol presents Carmen Rivera’s iconic play about a woman visiting Puerto Rico, her family's homeland, for the first time performed in Spanish with English subtitles.

Open run La Celestina 16 reviews
84 Overall Score

Repertorio Espanol presents this tale of a passionate love affair that ends in tragedy.

Ends Jun 13 Rap Guide to Consciousness 149 reviews
83 Overall Score

After a successful run at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Baba Brinkman brings his latest hip-hop comedy to the SoHo Playhouse. In it, he shines a light on free will, brain cells, and the science of consciousness.

In Previews: Opens May 30 Frankie and Johnny in the Clai... 102 reviews
83 Overall Score

Six-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald and Tony and Oscar nominee Michael Shannon bring new life to the bruised dreamers of Terrence McNally's timely and timeless romance.

Ends Jun 08 Network (NYC) 573 reviews
82 Overall Score

After making its premiere in at the National Theatre in London, the adaptation of the Oscar-winning film comes to Broadway, starring Tony and Emmy winner Bryan Cranston.

Open run Exquisita Agonia 57 reviews
80 Overall Score

At Repertorio Español, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Nilo Cruz debuts his newest play about the survival of a modern family who must confront the past in order to move forward.