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

Whirligig
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HUMAN CONNECTIONS

The Whirligig
Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: Secrets unwind like a thread connecting the past and the present in Hamish Linklater's exquisitely moving drama.  

Iphigenia
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POWERFUL SOLOIST

Iphigenia in Splott
Off Broadway, Solo Show

BOTTOM LINE: In this poignant modern mythology, playwright Gary Owen spins a tale of loss and sacrifice in Splott and sheds new light on an ancient heroine. 

Derren brown
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MIND READING

Derren Brown: Secret
Off Broadway, Magic / Mind Reading

BOTTOM LINE: A hilarious and thrilling evening of mind reading and psychological illusion.

Marriage of
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INTELLECTUAL FARCE

The Marriage of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein
Off Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: Four actors pretend to be more than thirty characters in this funny and profound play about the marital life of Gertrude and Alice.

Venus
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BEST OFF BROADWAY

Venus
Off Broadway, Play Revival

BOTTOM LINE: Come one, come all! The true story of the "Venus Hottentot," the woman who will make your heart race until it breaks.

Fossils
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INNOVATIVE DRAMA

Fossils
Off Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: An enthralling, one-of-a-kind production focusing on one woman's investigations into the mystery of the Loch Ness Monster, and simultaneously, her missing father.

Little Foxes
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RELEVANT PERIOD PIECE

The Little Foxes
Broadway, Play Revival

BOTTOM LINE: Lillian Hellman's intricate play, although set in a bygone era, reflects shockingly relevant issues, and elaborates a spectrum of female characters in a cruel and conniving business world.

Groundhog Day
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MUSICAL THEATRE BLISS

Groundhog Day
Broadway, Musical

BOTTOM LINE: A brilliant creative team and an outstanding leading man make this musical version of the beloved ‘90s movie an experience you’ll be happy to repeat.

Puffs
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THEATRICAL FAN FICTION

Puffs, or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic
Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: Puffs is Harry Potter for anyone who has ever felt like they’re a secondary character in someone else’s story.

Vanity Fair
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MODERNIZED CLASSIC

Vanity Fair
Off Broadway, Play

BOTTOM LINE: William Thackeray’s 19th-century satire about female empowerment and high society manners gets a hilarious 21st-century makeover.

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.