In previews. Opens Nov. 7.

“Master Harold” . . . and the Boys

Athol Fugard directs his 1982 drama, set in a tea shop in South Africa in 1950, where two black men and a white boy face the cruelties of apartheid.

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Pershing Square Signature Center

Midtown

 

In previews.

The Babylon Line

Richard Greenberg’s new play, set in 1967, follows a Greenwich Village writer (Josh Radnor) who connects with a student (Elizabeth Reaser) while teaching an adult-ed class in Levittown.…

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Mitzi E. Newhouse

Uptown

 

In previews.

The Band’s Visit

David Cromer directs a new musical by David Yazbek and Itamar Moses, based on a 2007 Israeli film about an Egyptian rock band that gets stranded in the Negev Desert.…

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Atlantic Theatre Company

Chelsea

 

In previews.

A Bronx Tale

Robert De Niro and Jerry Zaks co-direct a musical adaptation of Chazz Palminteri’s semiautobiographical one-man show, set in his native borough in the sixties and featuring a doo-wop…

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Longacre

Midtown

 

In previews. Opens Nov. 17.

Dead Poets Society

Jason Sudeikis plays a nonconformist teacher at an all-boys school, in Tom Schulman’s adaptation of his screenplay for the 1989 film, directed by John Doyle.

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Classic Stage Company

Downtown

 

In previews.

Dear Evan Hansen

Ben Platt plays an antisocial teen-ager who finds himself in a moral dilemma after a classmate’s death, in a new musical by Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, and Steven…

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Music Box

Midtown

 

In previews. Opens Nov. 13.

The Death of the Last Black Man…

Suzan-Lori Parks’s comedy, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz, explores the archetypes of the African-American experience in absurdist vignettes.

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Pershing Square Signature Center

Midtown

In previews. Opens Nov. 6.

Finian’s Rainbow

Melissa Errico stars in the 1947 musical, about an Irish father and daughter who escape to the Jim Crow South after stealing a pot of gold from a leprechaun.

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Irish Repertory

Chelsea

 

In previews. Opens Nov. 6.

Homos, or Everyone in America

Robin De Jesús and Michael Urie portray a couple whose life is complicated by a violent crime in Jordan Seavey’s play, directed by Mike Donahue for Labyrinth Theatre…

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Bank Street Theatre

Downtown

 

In previews.

In Transit

This new a-cappella musical, directed by Kathleen Marshall and written by Kristen Anderson-Lopez, James-Allen Ford, Russ Kaplan, and Sara Wordsworth, traces the intertwining lives of New York commuters.

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Circle in the Square

Midtown

 

Previews begin Nov. 9. Opens Nov. 13.

Mouse: The Persistence of an Unlikely Thought

The British comedian and existential raconteur Daniel Kitson returns, with a story about a rodent and a phone call.

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St. Ann’s Warehouse

Brooklyn

 

In previews. Opens Nov. 14.

Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of…

Josh Groban and Denée Benton star in Dave Malloy’s electro-pop adaptation of a section of “War and Peace.” Rachel Chavkin directs the immersive production, which originated at Ars Nova.…

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Imperial

Midtown

 

Opens Nov. 16.

Othello: The Remix

The Q Brothers (“The Bomb-itty of Errors”) perform their five-person, eighty-minute hip-hop retelling of the Shakespeare tragedy.

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Westside

Midtown

 

 

In previews. Opens Nov. 15.

Party People

The Universes ensemble stages this piece about the Black Panther Party and the Young Lords, based on interviews with veterans…

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Public

Downtown

 

In previews.

Rancho Viejo

In Dan LeFranc’s comedy, directed by Daniel Aukin, the residents of a Southwestern suburb gossip and fret over the separation of an unseen married couple.

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Playwrights Horizons

Midtown

 

In previews. Opens Oct. 31.

Sagittarius Ponderosa

The National Asian American Theatre Company presents MJ Kaufman’s play, directed by Ken Rus Schmoll, in which a transgender man returns home to central Oregon as his father’s…

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3LD Art & Technology Center

Downtown

Opens Nov. 16.

The Servant of Two Masters

Theatre for a New Audience presents the 1745 Carlo Goldoni comedy, directed by Christopher Bayes and featuring Steven Epp as Truffaldino, the double-dipping servant.

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Polonsky Shakespeare Center

Brooklyn

 

In previews. Opens Nov. 3.

Sweat

Kate Whoriskey directs a new play by Lynn Nottage, about a group of friends from an assembly line who find themselves at odds amid layoffs and pickets.

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Public

Downtown

 

In previews. Opens Nov. 20.

Sweet Charity

Sutton Foster stars as a dance-hall hostess in the New Group’s revival of the 1966 musical, by Neil Simon, Cy Coleman, and Dorothy Fields. Leigh Silverman directs.

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Pershing Square Signature Center

Midtown

 

Opens Nov. 16.

Terms of Endearment

Molly Ringwald stars in Dan Gordon’s play, based on the Larry McMurtry novel and the 1983 film, which follows a mother and daughter coping with love and tragedy over…

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59E59

Midtown

 

In previews. Opens Nov. 21.

This Day Forward

Mark Brokaw directs a new play by Nicky Silver (“The Lyons”), in which a wife’s confession in a honeymoon suite has ramifications fifty years later.

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Vineyard

Downtown

 

Previews begin Nov. 4. Opens Nov. 8.

Women of a Certain Age

Richard Nelson’s three-part cycle “The Gabriels,” which charts the current political year in the life of a Rhinebeck family, concludes with a play opening on and set on Election…

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