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The Color Purple

Fall 2015 Broadway Guide

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Courtesy, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder
a gentleman’s guide to love and murder
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from $124.00
Comedy, Musical

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder

Walter Kerr Theatre

219 W. 48th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Getting away with murder can be so much fun…and there’s no better proof than this 2014 Tony Award winner for Best Musical. Gentleman’s Guide tells the uproarious story of Monty Nava ...more

Teens and Adults
2 hours 20 minutes
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder Walter Kerr Theatre219 W. 48th St.Manhattan, NY Comedy, Musical Teens and Adults Popular
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aladdin
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from $154.50
Musical

Aladdin

New Amsterdam Theatre

214 W. 42nd St.

Manhattan, NY

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Disney's latest Broadway adaptation brings the fantastical world of streetwise hero Aladdin, his love Princess Jasmine, his evil nemesis Jafar and his magical sidekick the Genie to the Great White ...more

Family - All Ages
2 hours 30 minutes
Aladdin New Amsterdam Theatre214 W. 42nd St.Manhattan, NY Musical Family - All Ages Popular
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allegiance
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from $100.00
Musical

Allegiance

Longacre Theatre

220 W. 48th St.

Manhattan, NY

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The real life of George Takei, whose current fame as a social media star rivals that of his iconic role on the original Star Trek, serves as the inspiration for this semi-autobiographical musical. Tak ...more

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2 Hours, 30 Minutes
Allegiance Longacre Theatre220 W. 48th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children
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amazing grace
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from $89.00
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Amazing Grace

Nederlander Theatre

208 W. 41st St.

Manhattan, NY

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“Amazing Grace” is among the most recognized songs in the Western world, but the story behind the music is much less known. John Newton (Tony Award nominee Josh Young), a willful and music ...more

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2 hours, 30 minutes
Amazing Grace Nederlander Theatre208 W. 41st St.Manhattan, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children
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an american in paris
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from $152.50
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An American in Paris

Palace Theatre

1564 Broadway

Manhattan, NY

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The romantic story of a young American soldier, a beautiful French girl and an indomitable European city are at the heart of Broadway’s beautiful new production of An American in Paris. Tony Awa ...more

Teens and Adults
2 hours 30 minutes
An American in Paris Palace Theatre1564 BroadwayManhattan, NY Musical Teens and Adults
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beautiful: carole king musical
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from $124.00
Drama

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Stephen Sondheim Theatre

124 W. 43rd St.

Manhattan, NY

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Chilina Kennedy stars as singer-songwriter King in this biographical musical, which uses the singer's most beloved songs to chart her journey—from humble Brooklyn beginnings to her years as ...more

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2 hours 15 minutes
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Stephen Sondheim Theatre124 W. 43rd St.Manhattan, NY Drama Family - All Ages, Might not be suitable for younger children
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book of mormon
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from $160.00
Comedy, Musical

The Book of Mormon

Eugene O'Neill Theatre

230 W. 49th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Trey Parker and Matt Stone have generated plenty of attention for combining toilet humor with intelligent satire on the Emmy-winning South Park, but it's their knack for great musical theater th ...more

Teens and Adults
2 hours, 30 minutes
The Book of Mormon Eugene O'Neill Theatre230 W. 49th St.Manhattan, NY Comedy, Musical Teens and Adults Popular, Sunday Night Performances
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chicago
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from $129.00
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Chicago

Ambassador Theatre

219 W. 49th St.

Manhattan, NY

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This quintessential Broadway experience features show-stopping tunes, slinky dancing and a story that revolves around murder, heartache, betrayal, revenge, friendship, fame and all that jazz. You won& ...more

Teens and Adults
2 hours 20 minutes
Chicago Ambassador Theatre219 W. 49th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Teens and Adults Popular, Long-running, Sunday Night Performances
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china doll
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China Doll

Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre

236 W. 45th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Al Pacino takes center stage in this production about a billionaire whose plans for blissful retirement are suddenly overturned in a moment. Written especially for the actor by Tony nominated, Pulitze ...more

Teens and Adults
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China Doll Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre236 W. 45th St.Manhattan, NY Play Teens and Adults
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dames at sea
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Dames at Sea

Helen Hayes Theatre

240 W. 44th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Whereas earlier Off-Broadway stagings of this production lightly lampooned those grand, over-the-top musicals from the 1930s, this rendition of the show promises to play it straight and earnest, as an ...more

Family - All Ages
2 hours, 10 minutes
Dames at Sea Helen Hayes Theatre240 W. 44th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Family - All Ages
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fiddler on the roof
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from $136.50
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Fiddler on the Roof

Broadway Theatre

1681 Broadway

Manhattan, NY

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The story of Tevye and his struggle to maintain his Jewish customs in an ever-changing world is one of Broadway’s most well-known. This revival is the fifth time the musical makes its way down t ...more

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Fiddler on the Roof Broadway Theatre1681 BroadwayManhattan, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children
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finding neverland
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from $139.00
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Finding Neverland

Lunt-Fontanne Theatre

205 W. 46th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Based on the successful 2004 film of the same name, this gorgeously staged musical transfers to Broadway after a successful run in Cambridge, Mass. Glee's Matthew Morrison stars as playwright J.M. ...more

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Finding Neverland Lunt-Fontanne Theatre205 W. 46th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children
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fun home
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from $186.80
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Fun Home

Circle in the Square Theatre

235 W. 50th St.

Manhattan, NY

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The most celebrated musical of the year is now Broadway’s new Tony Award–winning Best Musical. Based on Alison Bechdel's acclaimed, best-selling graphic memoir about growing up gay in ...more

Teens and Adults
1 hour 45 minutes, no intermis
Fun Home Circle in the Square Theatre235 W. 50th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Teens and Adults
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hamilton
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from $180.05
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Hamilton

Richard Rodgers Theatre

226 W. 46th St.

Manhattan, NY

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This multi-layered new musical about founding father Alexander Hamilton has been garnering rave reviews all around. Lin-Manuel Miranda plays the title character, chronicling Hamilton's complicated ...more

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Hamilton Richard Rodgers Theatre226 W. 46th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children Popular
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hand to god
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from $90.00
Comedy

Hand to God

Booth Theatre

222 W. 45th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Following successful runs at the Ensemble Studio Theatre and then Off-Broadway at MCC Theater, Hand to God came to Broadway in spring 2015. The devout students at the Christian Puppet Ministry in Texa ...more

Teens and Adults
1 hour, 55 minutes
Hand to God Booth Theatre222 W. 45th St.Manhattan, NY Comedy Teens and Adults
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hedwig and the angry inch
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from $136.50
Musical

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Belasco Theatre

111 W. 44th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Taye Diggs, best known for Rent, takes over the lead in this Tony Award–winning musical revival on Broadway. This rock 'n' roll musical portrays the play's titular East German transg ...more

Teens and Adults, Adults Only
95 minutes no intermission
Hedwig and the Angry Inch Belasco Theatre111 W. 44th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Teens and Adults, Adults Only
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jersey boys
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from $121.50
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Jersey Boys

August Wilson Theatre

245 W. 52nd St.

Manhattan, NY

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Jersey Boys tells the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massi. The musical chronicles these blue-collar boys from the wrong side of the trac ...more

Teens and Adults
2 hours 20 minutes
Jersey Boys August Wilson Theatre245 W. 52nd St.Manhattan, NY Musical Teens and Adults Popular
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kinky boots
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from $109.00
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Kinky Boots

Al Hirschfeld Theatre

302 W. 45th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Grammy Award–winning singer-songwriter Cyndi Lauper and four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein coauthored this musical comedy, winner of six 2013 Tony Awards. A young man (aided by a wise, ...more

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2 hours 20 minutes
Kinky Boots Al Hirschfeld Theatre302 W. 45th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children Popular
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les miserables
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from $119.00
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Les Miserables

Imperial Theatre

249 W. 45th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Hear the people sing—again! Having returned to the Imperial Theatre, the show's home during its original 12-year Broadway run, this blockbuster musical follows the century trials and tribula ...more

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2 hours 55 minutes
Les Miserables Imperial Theatre249 W. 45th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children
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lion king
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The Lion King

Minskoff Theatre

200 W. 45th St.

Manhattan, NY

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More than 55 million people around the world have come to discover the thrill, the majesty, the truly one-of-a-kind musical that is The Lion King. And there's no better place to experience this la ...more

Family - All Ages
2 hours 30 minutes
The Lion King Minskoff Theatre200 W. 45th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Family - All Ages Popular
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mamma mia!
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from $131.50
Musical

Mamma Mia!

Broadhurst Theatre

235 W. 44th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Even if you’re not an ABBA fanatic, there’s no resisting the charm of this upbeat hit musical about a Greek island wedding and a young bride’s quest to connect with her biological fa ...more

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2 hours 30 minutes
Mamma Mia! Broadhurst Theatre235 W. 44th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children Popular, Long-running, Sunday Night Performances
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matilda the musical
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Matilda the Musical

Shubert Theatre

225 W. 44th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Transferring from a blockbuster run in London’s West End—where it received seven Olivier Awards, more than any other production in West End history—to a new home on Broadway, Roald D ...more

Family - All Ages
2 hours 40 minutes
Matilda the Musical Shubert Theatre225 W. 44th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Family - All Ages Popular
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misery
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from $137.50
Drama

Misery

Broadhurst Theatre

235 W. 44th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Based on the novel by Stephen King, this stage version of the twisted, fan-girl-gone-bad thriller is directed by Will Frears. Bruce Willis stars as the famous author who suffers a near-fatal car accid ...more

Teens and Adults
90 minutes, No Intermission
Misery Broadhurst Theatre235 W. 44th St.Manhattan, NY Drama Teens and Adults
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old times
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from $124.00
Drama

Old Times

American Airlines Theatre

227 W. 42nd St.

Manhattan, NY

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Harold Pinter’s eerie 1971 drama about the bizarre love triangle that emerges once a man meets his wife’s friend from years past returns to Broadway for the first time in four decades with ...more

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Old Times American Airlines Theatre227 W. 42nd St.Manhattan, NY Drama Might not be suitable for younger children
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on the town
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from $119.00
Comedy, Musical

On the Town

Lyric Theatre

214 W. 43rd St.

Manhattan, NY

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Three sailors on shore leave for one night in New York City look for excitement—and love—in Leonard Bernstein’s quintessential 1944 musical comedy. Directed by John Rando (A Christma ...more

Family - All Ages
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On the Town Lyric Theatre214 W. 43rd St.Manhattan, NY Comedy, Musical Family - All Ages
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on your feet! story of emilio and gloria estefan
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from $151.50
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On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan

Marquis Theatre

1535 Broadway

New York, NY

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Based on the real-life love story of Gloria Estefan and her husband, Emilio, this Broadway show will feature all the biggest hits from Estefan and her band, Miami Sound Machine—"Rhythm Is Gonna ...more

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On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan Marquis Theatre1535 BroadwayNew York, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children
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phantom of the opera
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from $121.50
Drama, Musical

The Phantom of the Opera

Majestic Theatre

247 W. 44th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Andrew Lloyd Webber’s most famous creation, based on a popular French novel, is the longest-running musical on Broadway. Night after night, audiences are moved and awed by this ghost story with ...more

Family - All Ages
2 hours 30 minutes
The Phantom of the Opera Majestic Theatre247 W. 44th St.Manhattan, NY Drama, Musical Family - All Ages Popular, Long-running
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school of rock
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from $110.00
Musical

School of Rock

Winter Garden Theatre

1634 Broadway

Manhattan, NY

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Recommended for children and audience members ages 8 and up, this Broadway version of the Jack Black movie stars real-life kids (some who attend the actual School of Rock) who were chosen from casting ...more

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School of Rock Winter Garden Theatre1634 BroadwayManhattan, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children
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she loves me
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She Loves Me

Studio 54

254 W. 54th Street

Manhattan, NY

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In celebration of Roundabout Theatre Company's 50th anniversary, this beloved musical is returning to Broadway for the first time in more than 20 years. Based on the classic 1940 romantic comedy T ...more

Family - All Ages, Teens and Adults
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She Loves Me Studio 54254 W. 54th StreetManhattan, NY Musical Family - All Ages, Teens and Adults Revival
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something rotten
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Something Rotten

St. James Theatre

246 W. 44th St.

Manhattan, NY

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From the director of Aladdin and the co-director of The Book of Mormon comes the story of Nick and Nigel Bottom, two brothers who are desperate to write a hit play but are stuck in the shadow of that ...more

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2 hours, 30 minutes (including intermission)
Something Rotten St. James Theatre246 W. 44th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children
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Musical

Spring Awakening

Brooks Atkinson Theatre

256 W. 47th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Spring Awakening returns to Broadway this fall and winter for a strictly 18-week run. The story emerges from Franz Wedekind’s 19th-century German drama about teenagers grappling with their emerg ...more

Spring Awakening Brooks Atkinson Theatre256 W. 47th St.Manhattan, NY Musical
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sylvia
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from $69.00
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Sylvia

Cort Theatre

138 W. 48th St.

Manhattan, NY

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Yes, this Broadway show is about a dog, but it's also about so much more than that. A middle-age couple's life is turned upside down (in good way) when the husband brings home a stray he finds ...more

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90 minutes, no intermission
Sylvia Cort Theatre138 W. 48th St.Manhattan, NY Play Might not be suitable for younger children
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color purple
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The Color Purple

Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre

242 W. 45th St.

Manhattan, NY

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This Broadway iteration of Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize–winning 1982 novel features a star-studded ensemble cast and a score featuring a rich array of music from the jazz era. The often-hea ...more

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The Color Purple Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre242 W. 45th St.Manhattan, NY Musical Might not be suitable for younger children
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curious incident of the dog in the night-time
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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Ethel Barrymore Theatre

243 W 47th St

Manhattan, NY

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Honored with five Tony Awards, including Best Play, this adaptation by Tony and Olivier Award winner Simon Stephens brings Mark Haddon’s internationally best-selling novel to thrilling life. An ...more

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2 hours, 30 minutes (20-minute intermission)
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Ethel Barrymore Theatre243 W 47th StManhattan, NY Play Teens and Adults, Might not be suitable for younger children Popular
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gin game
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Drama

The Gin Game

Golden Theatre

252 W. 45th St.

New York, NY

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Hollywood and stage legends Cicely Tyson and James Earl Jones are the stars of this powerful Broadway show, written by D.L. Coburn and directed by Leonard Foglia. Two elderly residents at a nursing ho ...more

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The Gin Game Golden Theatre252 W. 45th St.New York, NY Drama Might not be suitable for younger children
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illusionists
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Experimental

The Illusionists

Neil Simon Theatre

250 W 52nd St, Neil Simon Theatre

Manhattan, NY

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This wildly successful touring program of seven top international magicians—including America's Got Talent performer Dan Sperry, World Championships of Magic winner Aaron Crow, and Yu Ho-Jin ...more

Family - All Ages
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The Illusionists Neil Simon Theatre 250 W 52nd St, Neil Simon Theatre Manhattan, NY Experimental Family - All Ages Sunday Night Performances
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king and i
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from $163.00
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The King and I

Lincoln Center Theater at the Vivian Beaumont

150 West 65th St,

Manhattan, NY

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Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara and Jose Llana (Here Lies Love) breathe new life into Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic musical tale of a British schoolteacher who develops an unexpected r ...more

Family - All Ages
2 hours 55 minutes
The King and I Lincoln Center Theater at the Vivian Beaumont150 West 65th St,Manhattan, NY Musical Family - All Ages
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thérèse raquin
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Thérèse Raquin

Studio 54

254 W. 54th Street

Manhattan, NY

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Keira Knightley makes her Broadway debut as a woman in a loveless marriage with a controlling husband. Thérèse Raquin is a young woman who is sent to live with her aunt after her mother ...more

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Thérèse Raquin Studio 54254 W. 54th StreetManhattan, NY Play Might not be suitable for younger children, Adults Only
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wicked
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Wicked

Gershwin Theatre

222 W. 51st St.

Manhattan, NY

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Celebrating its tenth anniversary and winner of over 50 major awards, including the Grammy Award and three Tony Awards, Wicked is the untold story of the witches of Oz. Long before Dorothy drops in, t ...more

Family - All Ages
2 hours 45 minutes, including one 15-minute intermission
Wicked Gershwin Theatre222 W. 51st St.Manhattan, NY Musical Family - All Ages Popular, Long-running, Sunday Night Performances

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