Family-Friendly Broadway Shows

nycgo.com staff

(Updated 11/07/2018)

New York City features plenty of theater fare that’s perfect for all ages: long-running classics like The Lion King and Wicked, newer musicals like Anastasia and Disney's Frozen, and revivals like Tony winner Once on This Island. We've rounded up a number of the Broadway shows that are appropriate for the whole family; read on for details and get your crew ready for an evening (or afternoon matinee) at the theater. Book tickets to these musicals and plays on our Broadway page.

Nov
9

Broadway
Once on This Island

Winner of the Tony for Best Revival of a Musical, this show is set on a Caribbean island and tells a tale of love and social struggles.

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Dec
13

Broadway
Wicked

Wicked shows us how two unlikely friends grew to become the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good Witch—long before Dorothy dropped into the land of Oz.

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Dec
13

Broadway
The Phantom of the Opera

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s most famous creation, based on a popular French novel, is the longest-running musical on Broadway.

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Dec
13

Broadway
The Lion King

More than 90 million people around the world have seen this popular Disney musical, based on the animated movie of the same name.

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Dec
13

Broadway
Aladdin

Based on Disney's animated film, this Tony Award winning musical tells the story of Aladdin and the mischievous genie he unleashes.

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Dec
13

Broadway
School of Rock

Andrew Lloyd Webber composed 14 new songs for this Broadway version of a popular Jack Black movie.

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Dec
13

Broadway
Anastasia

This musical tells the tale of a brave young woman’s attempt to uncover the mysteries of her past.

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Dec
13

Broadway
The Play That Goes Wrong

Comedic play about a foiled attempt to stage a whodunit mystery.

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Dec
13

Broadway
Frozen

Disney’s blockbuster animated musical about two sisters in an icy kingdom leaps from the silver screen to Broadway.

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Dec
13

Broadway
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two

In this stage sequel, Harry Potter is all grown up with a family, but still struggling with dark forces.

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