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Need a recommendation? Here are Theasy's current favorites!

SITPWG
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FOR THE ARTISTS

Sunday in the Park with George
Broadway, Musical Revival

BOTTOM LINE: A thoroughly innovative and moving revival of Sondheim and Lapine’s Sunday In The Park With George is a timely reminder of the importance of art.

Kyle
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DARK COMEDY

Kyle
Off Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: This dark comedy about one man's battle with addiction is immensely funny with witty dialogue and lots of well-staged physical comedy.

White Guy on the Bus
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PROVOCATIVE DRAMA

White Guy on the Bus
Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: The subtle expression of race and class bias is explored in this explosive, provocative drama.

The Moors
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UNPREDICTABLE WOMEN

The Moors
Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: The Victorian novel, and its authors, are re-imagined in this surprising and entertaining play.

Villa
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CONTEMPORARY INTERNATIONAL THEATRE

Villa
Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: Villa stares down the gun of history with gut-wrenching intimacy and a disarming sense of humor.

The View UpStairs
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POLITICALLY ENGAGED THEATRE

The View UpStairs
Off Broadway, Musical

BOTTOM LINE: Trump’s 2017 collides with 1973 in this affecting and funny glam-rock musical inspired by the true story of the vibrant customers of a New Orleans gay bar where 32 people were murdered.

Omega Kids
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DELICATE HUMAN CONNECTIONS

Omega Kids
Off Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: An intimate play in which realistic dialogue and performances more than make up for lack of high-stakes drama.

Wakey, Wakey
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ABSURDIST TRAGICOMEDY

Wakey, Wakey
Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: Will Eno's latest endeavor fiddles with the concept of time, memories, and other big issues, while offering an experience that is intimate, moving, and surprisingly entertaining.

Everybody
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BEST OFF BROADWAY

Everybody
Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: An affecting and inventive new adaptation of an ancient morality play, filled with biting wit and shrewd commentary on the state of humanity.

Brokne bone Bathtub
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INTIMATE AND IMMERSIVE

Broken Bone Bathtub
Off Off Broadway, Solo Show

BOTTOM LINE: Intimate in every sense, Broken Bone Bathtub is a unique exploration of human strength, vulnerability, and interdependence.

In Transit
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FRESH NEW MUSICAL THEATRE

In Transit
Broadway, Musical

BOTTOM LINE: Broadway’s first a cappella musical rocks!

Chalk
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KID-FRIENDLY SILENT COMEDY

Chalk
Off Off Broadway, Clown / Solo Show

BOTTOM LINE: Alex Curtis’s delightful solo literally draws you into a world of magic, and elaborates a story of love, loss, and finding hope with one’s own strength.

Hamilton
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REVOLUTIONARY MUSICAL

Hamilton
Broadway, Musical

BOTTOM LINE: There's good reason why Hamilton is the most popular show on Broadway.