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Ends Dec 31 Desperate Measures 839 reviews
89 Overall Score

After a hit run at the York Theatre, this madcap, wild musical, set in the Old West and inspired by Shakespeare's 'Measure for Measure,' re-opens at New World Stages for an open-ended run.

In Previews: Opens Jun 27 Carmen Jones 75 reviews
87 Overall Score

Using the score from Bizet’s opera 'Carmen,' this adaptation by Oscar Hammerstein II resets the story with an all African-American cast. CSC's presents the first major New York revival since its Broadway debut.

Ends Jul 21 Conflict 93 reviews
86 Overall Score

The Mint Theater Company presents this 1925 love story set against the backdrop of a hotly contested election in London. A provocative romance that sizzles with both wit and ideas.

Ends Jun 24 The Great Leap 61 reviews
83 Overall Score

Inspired by events from her father’s life and (short-lived) basketball career, playwright Lauren Yee ('The Hatmaker’s Wife') makes her Atlantic debut with this new cross-cultural drama.

Ends Jul 29 Teenage Dick 25 reviews
83 Overall Score

Ma-Yi, in association with The Public Theater, presents a new comic take on 'Richard III,' which reimagines the most famous disabled character of all time as a 16-year-old outsider in the deepest winter of his…

In Previews: Opens Jun 27 Girls & Boys 55 reviews
83 Overall Score

Academy and Tony Award nominee Carey Mulligan stars in this new solo drama from Tony Award-winning playwright Dennis Kelly.

Ends Sep 02 Symphonie Fantastique 43 reviews
82 Overall Score
Renowned puppet artist Basil Twist returns to HERE with a revival of his 1998 boundary-breaking response to Berlioz’s 1830 'Symphonie Fantastique,' which takes place in the most unlikely of places - a 1,000-gallon water…
Ends Sep 30 Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders 52 reviews
82 Overall Score

Blending art and illusion with his captivating style, master illusionist Vitaly Beckman’s new theatrical experience retraces his journey from a boy with a dream to a man with a vision.

Ends Aug 25 Exquisita Agonia 43 reviews
81 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.

Ends Jul 15 Pass Over (Lincoln Center) 51 reviews
81 Overall Score

Lincoln Center presents this provocative mashup of 'Waiting for Godot' and the Exodus saga, which exposes the unquestionable human spirit of young black men who dream about a promised land they've yet to find.

Ends Jul 01 Police Cops 38 reviews
81 Overall Score

59E59 presents the three-man British comedy company The Pretend Men's stateside debut, where they bring their super-charged inventive physical storytelling to a wacky parody of buddy cop movies.

Ends Jun 30 Scissoring 30 reviews
81 Overall Score

In INTAR Theatre's new drama, a New Orleans teacher must confront the clash between the life she has created with her long-term girlfriend and her career as a devoted teacher in a repressive Catholic school.

Ends Jun 24 Othello (The Public Theater) 135 reviews
79 Overall Score

Tony winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson returns to Shakespeare in the Park to direct a new production of 'Othello.'