Reviews of Off-Broadway Shows Running and Coming Soon in NYC (136)

Ends Aug 06 Silent But Deadly: A Mime Expe... NYC: East Village
96 6 reviews

Frigid New York presents this evening of dance, clown, and mime.

Ends Feb 09 Show Up, Kids! NYC: East Village
94 34 reviews

This interactive, semi-improvised family show for kids 3-10 years old puts a wildly comedic, theatrical twist on the traditional kids' show.

Ends Mar 08 Little Shop of Horrors (Westsi... NYC: Midtown W
91 280 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 Then She Fell NYC: Brooklyn
90 230 reviews

An immersive theater experience that involves a hospital ward, the writings of Lewis Carroll, and just 15 audience members per show out in Brooklyn. Ages 21 and over only.

Open run Judy Garland LIVE in Concert NYC: Midtown W
90 16 reviews

Iconic star of stage and screen Judy Garland comes alive when tribute artist Peter Mac steps into her ruby slippers.

Open run La Breve y Maravillosa Vida de... NYC: Gramercy
90 51 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.

Open run Filomena Marturano - Un Matrim... NYC: Gramercy
89 44 reviews

A comedy of willpower between a well-to-do bachelor/playboy and a determined woman who wants a better life for her children. Performed in Spanish with English supertitles available in select rows.

Open run Jersey Boys (NYC) NYC: Midtown W
88 4,729 reviews

The hit musical about Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, which won four Tony Awards including Best Musical, and ran for over 11 years on Broadway, is revived Off-Broadway.

Open run Say Something Bunny! NYC: Chelsea
87 115 reviews

UnionDocs presents Alison S.M. Kobayashi's multimedia solo piece inspired by an amateur audio recording made over 60 years ago.

Open run Distorted Diznee NYC: Midtown W
87 36 reviews

This long-running late night spectacle is an outrageous Las Vegas-style drag revue parody of some of America's most beloved animated classics. 

Open run El Credito NYC: Gramercy
87 46 reviews

Repertorio Espanol presents this comic drama about an ordinary man and his attempts to secure a small bank loan that is absolutely necessary for him to continue on with his life. 

In Previews: Opens Jan 30 Medea (BAM) NYC: Brooklyn
87 19 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").

Open run Sleep No More NYC: Chelsea
86 1,005 reviews

A unique award-winning theatrical event: a site-specific Macbeth-meets-Hitchcock performance piece by Britain's Punchdrunk.

Ends Jan 25 A Raisin in the Sun (Harlem Rep) NYC: Harlem
86 128 reviews

Harlem Rep presents Lorraine Hansberry's classic play about a working-class African-American family that faces financial salvation or personal ruin after receiving a substantial insurance payment.

Open run El Quijote NYC: Gramercy
86 13 reviews

Repertorio Espanol presents an adaptation of Miguel de Cervantes’ epic novel; presented in Spanish with English language subtitles.

Ends Jan 26 Nutcracker Rouge NYC: Brooklyn
86 263 reviews

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

Open run El Coronel No Tiene Quien le E... NYC: Gramercy
86 50 reviews

Repertorio Español presents this dramatization of a novel by Gabriel Garcia Marquez about a retired colonel whose pension, delayed 15 years by an overwhelming bureaucracy, becomes an obsession.

Open run The House of Bernarda Alba (La... NYC: Gramercy
85 15 reviews

Repertorio Espanol presents a tragedy that unfolds in a cloistered world of women in 1930's Spain; presented in Spanish with English translation.

Open run The Fifth Dentist NYC: Chelsea
85 48 reviews

A love letter to his late father, the owner of "Sid King's Crazy Horse Bar", Mike King reminisces about his life in dentistry, stand-up comedy, and growing up as the son of the infamous Sid King, "The Sultan of…

Open run La Cancion: The Musical NYC: Gramercy
85 72 reviews

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

Open run Golden Girls LIVE: On Stage! NYC: Midtown W
85 42 reviews

This loving parody of the beloved sitcom adds to the humor with an all-male cast portraying the silver-haired ladies live on stage as if they had never left their Miami home.  

In Previews: Opens Jan 22 17 Minutes NYC: Midtown W
85 75 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?

Open run Rock of Ages NYC: Midtown W
84 582 reviews

The original Broadway hit production is back to celebrate its 10th anniversary. This five-time Tony Award-nominated musical features an electric score full of classic ‘80s rock anthems.

Ends Jan 25 Black Angels Over Tuskegee NYC: Midtown W
84 135 reviews

A docudrama about six heroes who became the first African-American aviators in the U.S. Air Force during an era of racial segregation.