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Nathan Lane, Santino Fontana, and More Are Featured in Our Critics' Weekly Faves

A Shakespeare sequel by Taylor Mac and a musical adaptation of a classic film comedy are among the top picks.

With so much great theater in New York City, you might need a little help deciding what to see this week. We've got you covered!

Here you'll find a list of standout shows that our TM critics consider especially worth your time. They're all top productions that you definitely won't want to miss.

Click on the title of a show to learn more and purchase tickets.

Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus

Nathan Lane and Kristine Nielsen star in Taylor Mac's Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus.
(© Julieta Cervantes)

"Provided you can keep an open mind and a fortified stomach, Gary will leave you with a lot to digest as you leave the theater. Its presence in this season thrillingly asserts that Broadway can still be a home for challenging new American plays." Read Zachary Stewart's full review here.


Bertie Carvel, Bill Buell, Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Stanton, and Eden Marryshow star in James Graham's Ink.
(© Joan Marcus)

"Undeniably entertaining and unapologetically theatrical, Ink...[is] a timely, if not particularly original, new play. That's fine: Some stories bear repeating until we finally hear them." Read Zachary Stewart's full review here.

The Pain of My Belligerence

Halley Feiffer and Hamish Linklater star in Feiffer's The Pain of My Belligerence at Playwrights Horizons.
(© Joan Marcus)

"Through sleek design, a cringe-inducing story, and intense performances, Halley Feiffer's The Pain of My Belligerence forces us to consider the sizable gap between lust and joy, a chasm wide enough to swallow your whole life." Read Zachary Stewart's full review here.


C.S. Choi, Young Min Lee, and Jeong-seok Mun star in Snap at New Victory Theater.
(© Taewon Kim)

"When you combine fast-paced physical comedy with snazzy magic, you've got a winning show for kids. That sums up Snap, a delightful new show from South Korea whose seven performers know how to get youngsters oohing, aahing, and laughing out loud." Read Pete Hempstead's full review here.

Santino Fontana and company in Tootsie on Broadway.
(© Matthew Murphy)


"...Tootsie composer David Yazbek and book writer Robert Horn...[renovate] the 1982 film with awareness but not timidity, and [shape] some of the most precarious material into one of the most hilarious musical comedies of the Broadway season." Read Hayley Levitt's full review here.

For more suggestions, visit our Broadway listings page here and our off-Broadway listings page here.