Off-Broadway Show Reviews NYC (59)

Read these Off-Broadway theatre reviews and find the best Off-Broadway shows for you!

92
Must See!
1 Review
Ends Jun 30
NYC: West Village

Alison Leiby's show about a summer that began with a bang & ended with a trip to Planned Parenthood.

90
Excellent
589 Reviews
Ends Jan 2023
NYC: Midtown W

Returning to its Off-Broadway roots, this new production stars Jeremy Jordan and Christian Borle.

89
Excellent
10 Reviews
Ends May 27
NYC: Upper W Side

The Met celebrates the 40th anniversary of Franco Zeffirelli’s beloved staging. 

87
Excellent
27 Reviews
Opens May 26
NYC: East Village

A modern-day reimagining of Shakespeare’s Hamlet centered around a queer, Black man. 

86
Excellent
27 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

A look at a young woman’s journey of self-discovery at the onset of the Civil Rights-era.

86
Excellent
147 Reviews
Ends May 29
NYC: East Village

A new musical from Shaina Taub taking an unflinching look at the early Suffragist movement. 

Score it Buy from $52
86
Excellent
47 Reviews
Opens Jun 13
NYC: Soho/Tribeca

An anecdotal solo show from comedian Alex Edelman. 

85
Excellent
10 Reviews
Ends Jun 11
NYC: Upper W Side

A bold new take on Verdi’s timeless tragedy from Bartlett Sher. 

85
Excellent
5 Reviews
Ends May 29
NYC: Midtown W

A poignant portrait of an elderly couple's continued love, as they are confronted by dementia.

84
Great
2K+ Reviews
Ends Sep 2022
NYC: Midtown W

This Tony Award winning farce portrays the doomed opening night of The Murder at Haversham Manor.

Score it Buy from $33
84
Great
25 Reviews
Opens Jun 18
NYC: Midtown W

Winnie the Pooh and friends embark on fun adventures, in this new musical with life-size puppets.

83
Great
1K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: East Village

This family-friendly show celebrates the power of percussion and the sheer joy of banging on things.

82
Great
1K+ Reviews
Ends Jan 2023
NYC: East Village

A worldwide phenomenon where comedy, music, and paint collide in a circus of the imagination.

82
Great
55 Reviews
Opens May 23
NYC: Chelsea

World premiere musical based on the bestselling memoir by comedian Sarah Silverman.

82
Great
118 Reviews
Ends May 29
NYC: Midtown W

A world premiere drama about fatherhood from Drama Desk Award-winner Samuel D. Hunter (The Whale). 

82
Great
76 Reviews
Ends May 29
NYC: Midtown W

A new musical about the "High Priestess of Soul," Nina Simone. 

81
Great
175 Reviews
Ends Sep 2022
NYC: Midtown W

A joyful musical that honors black women through history, set to top hits from the '30-'90s.

81
Great
44 Reviews
Ends Jun 26
NYC: Chelsea

New York premiere of a play shortlisted for the 2012 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize.

81
Great
127 Reviews
Ends Jul 2022
NYC: Midtown W

Myth and reality collide in this musical about a mysterious stranger who washes onto a beach.

80
Great
154 Reviews
Ends Sep 2022
NYC: Midtown W

The only living non-Japanese Master of the art of comic storytelling, brings Rakugo to New York.

80
Great
53 Reviews
Ends Jun 05
NYC: East Village

Based on Ivan Turgenev's short story, this new play with music tells the story of a young man whose summer in…

80
Great
173 Reviews
Ends Jun 19
NYC: Midtown W

A new musical based on a true story that challenges preconceived notions.

80
Great
43 Reviews
Ends Jun 05
NYC: Midtown W

World premiere of actress Ana Nogueira's (Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice) play about stage dooring.

79
Good
490 Reviews
Ends Nov 2022
NYC: Midtown W

This spectacular display of sight and sound can only be described as ‘bubble artistry’.