Trending New Shows - Beyond Broadway (17)

Members are giving these fresh productions high scores.

In Previews: Opens Mar 09 Unknown Soldier NYC: Midtown W
87 32 reviews

Playwrights Horizons presents Daniel Goldstein and Michael Friedman’s sweeping, elegiac musical about a woman’s journey to unearth the secrets buried in her family’s past.

Ends Apr 30 Beyond Babel NYC: West Village
86 53 reviews

Inspired by the classic tale of "Romeo & Juliet," this new dance theater piece is about the division of families, friends, and a community of people, as authorities decide to build a wall between them.

In Previews: Opens Feb 25 Dana H. NYC: Gramercy
86 31 reviews

In this harrowing true story, Dana, a chaplain of a psych ward, is held captive with her life in a patient's hands for five months. Told in Dana's own words and reconstructed for the stage by her son, Lucas Hnath.

Ends Mar 14 Blues for An Alabama Sky NYC: Midtown W
85 78 reviews

Keen Company presents a revival of this drama set in 1930s New York, where four friends' lives and passions collide when an innocent newcomer arrives from Alabama. 

Ends Mar 08 Hamlet (St Ann's Warehouse) NYC: Brooklyn
85 54 reviews

Academy Award nominee Ruth Negga makes her American theatrical debut as Shakespeare's beloved tragic hero.

Ends Mar 01 17 Minutes NYC: Midtown W
84 131 reviews

This new play looks at the aftermath of a school shooting, where a sheriff's deputy's search for redemption prompts a community to ask—what will we be known for?

In Previews: Opens Feb 24 Cambodian Rock Band NYC: Midtown W
84 56 reviews

This darkly funny, electric new play with music tells the story of a Khmer Rouge survivor returning to Cambodia, as his daughter prepares to prosecute one of Cambodia's most infamous war criminals.

Ends Feb 22 Border People NYC: Midtown W
84 46 reviews

Working Theater presents this solo work offers a startling gallery of portraits of those who cross borders, geographical or cultural, by necessity or choice.

In Previews: Opens Feb 26 The Unsinkable Molly Brown NYC: Lower E Side
83 130 reviews

Transport Group presents a revitalized version of the musical tale of Margaret “Molly” Brown.


Ends Feb 23 Mack & Mabel NYC: Midtown W
83 42 reviews

The Encores! season opens with Mack & Mabel, which tells the story of one of silent film’s first great pioneers, Mack Sennett. Starring Douglas Sills ("War Paint") and Alexandra Socha ("Head Over Heels").

Ends Feb 23 Daniel Cainer: Jewish Chronicles NYC: Soho/Tribeca
83 47 reviews

Daniel Cainer's solo collection of unique stories-in-song features tales of feuding tailors, a Jewess who joins a 1950s Christian cult, a cocaine addicted rabbi, and many more.

In Previews: Opens Mar 01 The Hot Wing King NYC: Midtown W
82 21 reviews

Katori Hall's ("Our Lady of Kibeho") new comedy centers around the annual "Hot Wang Festival" in Memphis, TN.

Ends Feb 23 Medea (BAM) NYC: Brooklyn
82 132 reviews

Euripides’ controversial icon is reborn in visionary director Simon Stone’s ("Yerma") contemporary rewrite. Starring Rose Byrne ("Damages") and Bobby Cannavale ("The Lifespan of a Fact," "The Hairy Ape").

Ends Feb 22 Mac Beth NYC: Upper E Side
81 166 reviews

Seven girls hurl headlong into the unchecked passions of "Macbeth" as the line between real life and bloody fantasy quickly blurs. An encore staging of Red Bull's new adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy.

Ends Feb 23 Boom (WYRD Productions) NYC: Midtown E
81 132 reviews

A solo performance that documents the music, culture, and politics that shaped the Baby Boomers (1945-1969).

Ends Mar 05 The Confession of Lily Dare NYC: West Village
80 209 reviews

The latest comic melodrama written by and starring Charles Busch tells the story of one woman’s tumultuous passage from convent girl to glittering cabaret chanteuse to infamous madame of a string of brothels.

Ends Mar 08 Dracula (CSC) NYC: East Village
80 108 reviews

CSC presents Kate Hamill’s new, feminist adaptation of the classic horror tale. "Dracula" will be performed in repertory with CSC's new adaptation of "Frankenstein."