Soul-searching (80)

Open run Dear Evan Hansen 2,362 reviews
93 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.

Ends Aug 26 In The Heights (Harlem Rep) 580 reviews
91 Overall Score

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

Open run Beautiful: The Carole King Mus... 3,932 reviews
90 Overall Score

A new Tony Award winning musical based on Carole King's inspiring story, tracking her rise to stardom and featuring many of her award-winning songs.

Ends Dec 31 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber... 385 reviews
89 Overall Score

Tooting Arts Club's immersive staging of Sondheim and Wheeler’s iconic musical thriller transfers from London to NYC's Barrow Street Theatre. Now starring Tony nominees Norm Lewis and Carolee Carmello.

Open run Waitress 2,969 reviews
87 Overall Score

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

Ends Jul 30 Say Something Bunny! 5 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.

Ends Oct 14 A RAISIN IN THE SUN (Harlem Rep) 88 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 Aug 06 Indecent 854 reviews
86 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 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.

Open run Natasha, Pierre & The Great Co... 1,924 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 07 A Doll's House, Part 2 644 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 02 Of Human Bondage 11 reviews
84 Overall Score

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

Ends Sep 03 Baghdaddy 249 reviews
83 Overall Score

Baghdaddy begins in a support group for the disgraced spies who helped start the Iraq War, and quickly escalates into a manic musical comedy where the characters tell their stories and search for redemption. 

Ends Jun 25 Sunset Boulevard 980 reviews
83 Overall Score

Three-time Tony Award-winner Glenn Close returns to Broadway in her most iconic role, Norma Desmond, in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Tony-winning musical. 

Previews start Oct 07 The Band's Visit 185 reviews
81 Overall Score

Atlantic Theater Company's critically acclaimed musical by Tony-nominated songwriter David Yazbek transfers to Broadway. Based on the film of the same name. 

Open run Groundhog Day The Musical 1,085 reviews
80 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.

Open run Bandstand 631 reviews
80 Overall Score

Set in the swing-fueled nightclubs of post-WWII America, this against-all-odds story of a singer/songwriter and his band of mismatched fellow vets comes to Broadway. Starring two-time Tony nominee Laura Osnes.

Previews start Dec 05 Farinelli and the King 10 reviews
80 Overall Score

Oscar and three-time Tony winner Mark Rylance returns to Broadway in this new drama about King Phillippe V of Spain and his bond with a legendary castrato. 

Ends Jul 16 Cost of Living 144 reviews
79 Overall Score

Manhattan Theatre Club presents a play about the forces that bring people together, the realities of facing the world with physical disabilities, and how deeply we all need each other. Directed by Obie winner Jo Bonney,

Opens Jun 26 The Crusade of Connor Stephens 30 reviews
79 Overall Score

This new drama focuses on a Texas family trying to come to terms with a tragic act of violence.

Previews start Nov 28 The Children 10 reviews
79 Overall Score

Two retired nuclear scientists in an isolated cottage by the sea as the world around them crumbles.  Manhattan Theatre Club brings this new drama from London to Broadway with its original cast.

Opens Jul 07 Spoon River 6 reviews
79 Overall Score

Canada's Soulpepper Theatre Company presents a musical adaptation of Edgar Lee Masters' 'Spoon River Anthology.'

Ends Jun 24 An Enemy of the People (Wheelh... 35 reviews
79 Overall Score

Wheelhouse Theater Company presents a streamlined mounting of Ibsen's classic meditation on the democratic system, the tyranny of the majority, and the poisoning nature of bureaucracy and economic self-interest.

Open run A Bronx Tale 752 reviews
78 Overall Score

Based on Chazz Palminteri's solo show which inspired the 1993 film, this new musical is co-directed by two-time Oscar winner Robert De Niro and four-time Tony winner Jerry Zaks, with songs by Alan Menken.