The Complete Guide to Broadway Shows in New York

Our Guide Musicals and Broadway Shows in New York City

No other city has as much entertainment to offer as New York City, especially when it comes to shows. Watching musical or play is something nobody should miss out on. Here, you can find all current Broadway Shows in NYC’s famed theater district.

Everything you need to know about Musicals, Broadway Shows, Theaters on Broadway and Off-Broadway Plays can be found in our Ultimate Broadway Guide!

List of Broadway Shows where you can already buy tickets

When a Broadway shows closes, another one will open soon. While many Broadway Shows are currently in the works, some of them have already announced their opening dates. Please note, that previews start about a month before. Get excited for these upcoming Broadway Shows – I’ve sorted them by date:

Broadway Shows August 2021 New York

Broadway Shows September 2021 New York

Broadway Shows October 2021 New York

Broadway Shows November 2021 New York

Broadway Shows December 2021 New York

Broadway Shows February 2022 New York

Best Broadway Shows NYC

vIf you feel overwhelmed by the many choices, you should have a look at the best Broadway shows in NYC where we picked the best shows to see in New York, based on various categories including our favorites, critics pick as well as the best Broadway shows in NYC for kids.

Best Broadway Shows NYC

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What Broadway musicals are new in 2022?

New musical premieres every year – these Broadway shows debut in 2022:

Discount Broadway Tickets in NYC

You are wondering how to find cheap Broadway tickets New York ? There are a few ways to get cheap Broadway tickets in NYC. The easiest and most popular way to save money on tickets is by watching a Broadway show during Broadway Week. The great news for you is that NYC Broadway Week is in fact much longer than just one week! During that time frame, you can enjoy half-price tickets on the most popular Broadway Shows in New York!

NYC Broadway Week

In the same way that Broadway Week offers discounts on New York’s most popular Broadway Shows, Off-Broadway Week offers you discounts on many Off-Broadway Shows.

NYC Off-Broadway Week

Broadway Tours for Theatre Fans

There are a lot of attractions in New York for theater fans – these are the TOP 3 that we can highly recommend:


Is Broadway open in New York?

Finally Broadway is reopening – from September 2021 we can enjoy more and more shows!

Where is Broadway in New York?

Broadway is one of the longest streets in New York, stretching from the Financial District once across Manhattan to the Bronx. Most people use “Broadway” to refer to only one small section, the one near Times Square. Here there are a large number of musical and Broadway shows for which New York City is world famous.

What is the difference between Broadway and Off-Broadway?

If you’re new to the world of theater, you may wonder what exactly the difference between Broadway and Off-Broadway is. Broadway is New York’s official theater district. In order to qualify as a Broadway theater, the theater …

  1. needs to be located between 40th and 54th St. and between 6th and 8th Ave and
  2. its capacity must exceed 500 seats. Theaters with lower capacities are considered Off-Broadway. You could, therefore, say that Off-Broadway shows are typically smaller. They can be located anywhere throughout the city.

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