Trending New Shows - Beyond Broadway (14)

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Ends Apr 28 A Brooklyn Boy 32 reviews
88 Overall Score

Co-writer and performer Steven Prescod plays 32 different characters in this solo performance which tells the story of his coming of age in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. 

Ends Feb 24 America is Hard to See 21 reviews
87 Overall Score

Using a blend of interviews, archival research, Methodist hymns, and original songs, this new play investigates the lives in and around a rural community for sex offenders, buried deep in Florida's sugarcane fields.

Ends Feb 25 X: Or, Betty Shabazz v. The Na... 184 reviews
86 Overall Score

The Acting Company brings back this play dramatizing Malcolm X’s life and death.

Ends Mar 04 Harriet's Return 34 reviews
85 Overall Score

Woodie King, Jr.'s New Federal Theatre presents a 20th anniversary restaging of this bioplay on Harriet Tubman, written and performed by Karen Jones Meadows.

Ends Mar 07 Hangmen 112 reviews
84 Overall Score

Following a successful run in the West End, Olivier and Academy Award winner Martin McDonagh returns to the Atlantic Theater Company with his first US premiere in 8 years.

Opens Mar 01 Amy and the Orphans 199 reviews
82 Overall Score

After their father’s death, two unhinged siblings reunite with Amy, their movie-loving sister who has Down syndrome. Hop in, buckle up, and hold on for dear life in this raucous family road trip.

Ends Mar 18 Edward Albee’s At Home at the Zoo 136 reviews
82 Overall Score

This new production of the two-act drama, a revision and expansion of the 1959 classic 'The Zoo Story,' honors its author, the Signature Theatre Legacy Playwright Edward Albee, who passed away in 2016.

Ends Feb 25 Josh: The Black Babe Ruth 28 reviews
81 Overall Score

This biographical drama about African-American baseball great Josh Gibson returns to Theater for the New City for an encore presentation in honor of Black History Month.

Opens Mar 07 The Low Road 21 reviews
81 Overall Score

From Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Bruce Norris ('Clybourne Park') and the Public Theater comes this epic play examining the basic beliefs upon which we’ve built our economy and our country.

Ends Mar 03 Koalas are Dicks 43 reviews
81 Overall Score

A dark Hollywood comedy about terrible people and the koala who supports them.

Ends Feb 24 Time Stands Still 40 reviews
81 Overall Score

New Light Theater Project presents an intimate revival of Donald Margulies’ Tony Award-nominated drama about Sarah, a photo-journalist who returns home after being severely injured by a roadside bomb in Iraq.

Open run That Physics Show 106 reviews
80 Overall Score

Longtime professional physics demonstrator David Maiullo shares his amazing "magic tricks" from the world of science.

Ends Feb 25 Miles for Mary 116 reviews
80 Overall Score

After a hit run at The Bushwick Starr, The Mad Ones' bittersweet missive about endurance and surrender in a late '80s American high school transfers to Playwrights Horizons.

Ends Mar 25 In the Body of the World 122 reviews
80 Overall Score

The Tony Award-winning author, performer, and activist Eve Ensler ('The Vagina Monologues') comes to MTC with a powerful new solo-play based on her critically acclaimed memoir.