Trending New Shows - Beyond Broadway (17)

Ends Jun 23 En El Nombre de Salome 37 reviews
91 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 Jun 30 Curtain Up: A Special Event 91 reviews
90 Overall Score

Curtain Up is an exhibition created in partnership between the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts and London's V&A celebrating 40 Years of theater in both cities.

Ends Apr 28 Aunt Julia and the Scriptwrite... 29 reviews
89 Overall Score

Repertorio Español presents the story of Aunt Julia, who falls into an affair with her nephew, shocking her family and community. Performed in Spanish with English subtitles.

Ends Dec 31 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber... 254 reviews
88 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.

Ends Jun 25 La Canción: The Musical 55 reviews
87 Overall Score

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

Ends Apr 23 Cry Havoc! 93 reviews
87 Overall Score

Bedlam presents Stephan Wolfert's solo show in which he weaves personal stories of his military service with some of Shakespeare’s most famous speeches.

Ends May 07 Angel & Echoes 62 reviews
86 Overall Score

These two timely one acts tell stories of women devastated by war who find ways to triumph on their own terms. Part of 59E59's annual Brits Off Broadway festival.

Opens Apr 26 Her Opponent 40 reviews
86 Overall Score

Prismal Productions presents a gender-bending recreation of excerpts from three of 2016’s deeply contentious presidential debates.

Ends Apr 23 ¡Figaro! (90210) 147 reviews
86 Overall Score

The Duke on 42nd Street presents an encore run of this modern riff on Mozart's 'The Marriage of Figaro,' which recasts the opera as a madcap comedy about citizenship in today's America.

Open run The Infinite Wrench 22 reviews
85 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 Apr 30 If I Forget 377 reviews
84 Overall Score

Roundabout Theatre Company presents Steven Levenson's new drama about the personal politics of family, heritage, and history, and the scars they leave behind. Starring Kate Walsh from 'Grey's Anatomy.'

Ends Apr 28 Daniel's Husband 147 reviews
84 Overall Score

Primary Stages takes an unflinching look at how we choose to tie the knot—or not—through the story of Daniel and Mitchell, a seemingly perfect couple with different views on marriage.

Ends May 21 The Emperor Jones 99 reviews
83 Overall Score

Irish Repertory Theatre revives Eugene O’Neill’s groundbreaking play about the rise and fall of Brutus Jones, a despot who ascends the throne using lies, intimidation, and the politics of fear.

Opens May 01 Baghdaddy 161 reviews
82 Overall Score

St. Luke's Theater presents a return engagement of this musical satire about a support group for the people who started the Iraq War.

Ends Apr 23 Picnic 112 reviews
82 Overall Score

Transport Group revives William Inge's 1953 Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, which examines the power of sex, class, and youth in our society. Featuring Tony winner Michele Pawk, and nominees John Cariani and Emily Skinner.

Ends May 06 The Lightning Thief: The Percy... 83 reviews
81 Overall Score

The Lucile Lortel Theatre presents an action-packed musical based on Rick Riordan best-selling young-adult fantasy novel of the same name. 

Ends Jun 29 Happy Karaoke Fun Time 29 reviews
81 Overall Score

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