Trending New Shows - Beyond Broadway (17)

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Ends Mar 08 Little Shop of Horrors (Westsi... NYC: Midtown W
90 213 reviews

"Little Shop of Horrors" returns to its off-Broadway roots in a new production starring Emmy winner Tammy Blanchard, Tony nominee Jonathan Groff, and two-time Tony winner Christian Borle. 

Open run La Breve y Maravillosa Vida de... NYC: Gramercy
90 47 reviews

Marco Antonio Rodríguez’s adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel will debut at Repertorio Español in the fall. Performed in Spanish with English supertitles.

Ends Jan 11 The Enigmatist NYC: Chelsea
87 28 reviews

An evening of puzzles, cryptology and illusions from David Kwong, a renowned magician and New York Times crossword constructor.

Ends Jan 26 Nutcracker Rouge NYC: Brooklyn
86 251 reviews

Company XIV brings back its modern riff on the classic holiday tale that's a hedonistic fusion of nightlife and theater.

Ends Dec 22 Fires in the Mirror NYC: Midtown W
85 96 reviews

Anna Deavere Smith's groundbreaking one-person show takes a multi-faceted look at the Crown Heights Riots of 1991.

Ends Dec 30 A Christmas Carol - The Musica... NYC: Greenwich V
84 176 reviews

For the eleventh year in a row, Be Bold! Productions brings back its family-friendly musicalization of Charles Dickens' iconic Christmas tale.

Ends Dec 29 The Crucible (Bedlam) NYC: East Village
83 81 reviews

Bedlam presents a new staging of Arthur Miller's classic take on the Salem witch trials.

Ends Dec 22 The Half-Life of Marie Curie NYC: West Village
83 109 reviews

Kate Mulgrew ("Orange Is the New Black") stars in this new play about scientist Marie Curie and radical engineer Hertha Ayrton — and the friendship that strengthened their resolve to pursue their ambitions.


In Previews: Opens Dec 08 The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin) NYC: Financial
83 29 reviews

NYTF presents one of the earliest works of modern Yiddish theater, an 1878 musical fantasy starring an innocent young heroine and her dashing fiancé. Performed in Yiddish with English and Russian subtitles.

Ends Dec 22 Seared NYC: Midtown W
82 133 reviews

Set in a intimate kitchen of a New York City restaurant, this new comedy from writer Theresa Rebeck ("Berhardt/Hamlet") asks us to consider where art ends and commerce begins. 

Ends Jan 12 Pumpgirl NYC: Chelsea
82 42 reviews

Irish Repertory Theatre presents this original story of rural life in Northern Ireland by Abbie Spallen, a multi-award winning Irish playwright making her Irish Rep debut. 

Ends Dec 12 Fefu and Her Friends NYC: Brooklyn
81 40 reviews

In this modern classic by María Irene Fornés, a group of articulate, idiosyncratic women gather in Fefu’s New England country house in 1935 to rehearse for a charity event.

Ends Dec 07 The Giant Hoax NYC: Midtown W
81 55 reviews

This new, family-friendly musical, based on the true story of New York's famed Cardiff Giant, offers a whimsical  journey to the past by way of a young girl’s imagination.

Ends Apr 25 Katsura Sunshine's Rakugo NYC: Midtown W
80 90 reviews

The only living non-Japanese Master of the very Japanese art of comic storytelling, brings Rakugo to New York.

In Previews: Opens Dec 09 Halfway Bitches Go Straight to... NYC: Chelsea
80 51 reviews

Atlantic and LAByrinth Theater Company present the latest from Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Adly Guirgis, a comic drama exploring the inner workings of a women’s halfway house in New York City.

Ends Dec 15 For Colored Girls Who Have Con... NYC: East Village
80 98 reviews

Filled with passion, humor, and raw honesty, playwright/poet Ntozake Shange’s form-changing choreopoem tells the stories of seven women of color using poetry, song, and movement. 

Ends Dec 15 25 Questions for a Jewish Mother NYC: West Village
80 39 reviews

In this solo piece, comedian Judy Gold and playwright Kate Moira Ryan weave actual interviews with Jewish mothers across the United States together with memories from Gold’s childhood.