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 semi-autobiographical one-man show, set in his native borough in the sixties and featuring a doo-wop…

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Longacre

Midtown

 

In previews.

The Dead, 1904

Kate Burton stars in Paul Muldoon and Jean Hanff Korelitz’s adaptation of the Joyce tale; the Irish Rep’s production roams three floors of a historic town…

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American Irish Historical Society

Uptown

 

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 quandary 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.

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

 

Nov. 17-20.

Memory Rings

At the Next Wave Festival, Phantom Limb Company stages a piece about five thousand years of environmental change, using puppetry, projections, and fairy tale.

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BAM Harvey Theatre

Brooklyn

 

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

 

Previews begin Nov. 22.

Othello

David Oyelowo plays the title role in Sam Gold’s production of the Shakespeare tragedy, opposite Daniel Craig’s Iago.

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New York Theatre Workshop

Downtown

 

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.

Ride the Cyclone

MCC Theatre presents a musical by Jacob Richmond and Brooke Maxwell, in which a chamber choir involved in a tragic roller-coaster accident meets a magical fortune-teller.

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Lucille Lortel

Opens Nov. 16.

The Servant of Two Masters

Theatre for a New Audience revives 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.

The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart

The National Theatre of Scotland stages this immersive musical fable at the home of “Sleep No More,” transforming its speakeasy space, the Heath, into a Scottish pub.

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McKittrick Hotel

Chelsea

 

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

 

In previews.

Tiny Beautiful Things

Nia Vardalos stars in a stage adaptation of Cheryl Strayed’s book, about her stint writing the advice column “Dear Sugar.” Thomas Kail directs.

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Public

Downtown

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