Broadway, New York City, Off Broadway, Plays, Musicals

Best Bets for week of 13 April 2015


Worthy Revival

The Heidi Chronicles

Broadway, Play Revival 

Heidi Chronicles at the Music Box Theatre

The Heidi Chronicles plays at The Music Box Theatre, 239 West 45th Street. Runs through 9 Aug 15. Tickets: $40-$139Full Theasy Review.

BOTTOM LINE: A talented, star-studded ensemble of Elizabeth Moss (Mad Men) and Jason Biggs (American Pie) deftly takes on the revival of Wendy Wasserstein’s seminal feminist character study. Directed by Tony Award winner: Pam MacKinnon.

 

Contemporary Musical

Hamilton

Off BroadwayNew Musical

Hamilton at the Public Theatre

Hamilton plays at Public Theater, 425 Lafayette Street. Runs through 3 May 15. Tickets: $120Full Theasy Review

BOTTOM LINE: Lin-Manuel Miranda’s new hip-hop musical is a vibrant romp through early American history.

 

Best Off-Broadway

Small Mouth Sounds

Off Broadway: New Play

Small Mouth Sounds Ars Nova

Small Mouth Sounds plays at Ars Nova, 511 West 54th Street. Runs through 25 April 15. Tickets: $35Full Theasy Review

BOTTOM LINE: This all star cast explores life with a vow of silence as they tug at our heartstrings and tickle our funny bones.