OPENINGS AND PREVIEWS

Previews begin Feb. 14.

All the Fine Boys

Abigail Breslin stars in Erica Schmidt’s play at the New Group, in which two teen-age girls in nineteen-eighties South Carolina pursue their crushes and grapple with adulthood.

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Pershing Square Signature Center

Midtown

 

Feb. 8-12.

Big River

Encores! presents this 1984 musical version of “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” with songs by the country singer Roger Miller. Lear deBessonet directs.

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City Center

Midtown

 

Previews begin Feb. 11.

Bull in a China Shop

Bryna Turner’s comedy, directed by Lee Sunday Evans for LCT3, follows forty years in the lives of the women’s-education pioneer Mary Woolley and her partner, Jeannette Marks.…

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Claire Tow

Uptown

 

Previews begin Feb. 18.

Come from Away

The Canadian duo Irene Sankoff and David Hein wrote this new musical, about a tiny Newfoundland town that was forced to accommodate thousands of stranded passengers on September 11, 2001.…

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Schoenfeld

Midtown

Opens Feb. 15.

Escaped Alone

The Royal Court Theatre’s production of the Caryl Churchill comedy alternates between scenes of women chatting in a back yard and monologues recounting apocalyptic disasters.

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BAM Harvey Theatre

Brooklyn

 

In previews. Opens Feb. 16.

Evening at the Talk House

The New Group stages Wallace Shawn’s play, in which a playwright and a group of actors reunite ten years after a flop. The cast features Shawn, Matthew Broderick, John…

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Pershing Square Signature Center

Midtown

 

In previews. Opens Feb. 21.

Everybody

In Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’s latest work, a modern spin on the fifteenth-century morality play “Everyman,” the actor playing the main character is assigned by lottery each night. Lila Neugebauer…

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Pershing Square Signature Center

Midtown

 

Opens Feb. 8.

Fade

Primary Stages presents Tanya Saracho’s play, directed by Jerry Ruiz, about the friendship of two employees of Mexican heritage at a Hollywood studio, a writer and a janitor.

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Cherry Lane

Downtown

In previews.

The Glass Menagerie

Sally Field plays the redoubtable Southern matriarch Amanda Wingfield in Sam Gold’s revival of the Tennessee Williams drama, opposite Joe Mantello as Tom.

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Belasco

Midtown

 

In previews. Opens Feb. 15.

Good Samaritans

The downtown auteur Richard Maxwell remounts his 2004 play with music, in which the manager of a rehabilitation center has an affair with one of the addicts.

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Abrons Arts Center

Downtown

 

Previews begin Feb. 2.

If I Forget

The Roundabout stages Steven Levenson’s play, directed by Daniel Sullivan, in which a professor of Jewish studies clashes with his sisters on their father’s birthday. With…

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Laura Pels

Midtown

 

Previews begin Feb. 14.

Joan of Arc: Into the Fire

David Byrne and Alex Timbers follow up their Imelda Marcos disco musical, “Here Lies Love,” with this rock-concert retelling of the rise of Joan of Arc (Jo Lampert)…

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Public

Downtown

 

In previews.

Kid Victory

Liesl Tommy directs a new musical by John Kander and Greg Pierce, in which a teen-ager returns to his Kansas town after a mysterious yearlong absence.

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Vineyard

Downtown

 

Previews begin Feb. 17.

The Light Years

The Debate Society’s latest piece, written by Hannah Bos and Paul Thureen and directed by Oliver Butler, is set at a theatrical spectacle at the 1893 Chicago World’…

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Playwrights Horizons

Midtown

 

Previews begin Feb. 7.

Linda

In Penelope Skinner’s play, directed by Lynne Meadow for Manhattan Theatre Club, a senior executive pitches a radical idea to change how women her age are viewed.

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City Center Stage I

Midtown

Feb. 15-19.

A Man of Good Hope

South Africa’s Isango Ensemble adapts Jonny Steinberg’s book, which recounts a Somalian refugee’s journey to Johannesburg, in a marimba-infused co-production with the Young Vic.

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BAM Howard Gilman Opera House

Brooklyn

 

In previews. Opens Feb. 15.

Man from Nebraska

David Cromer directs a 2003 play by Tracy Letts (“August: Osage County”), about a Midwestern man (Reed Birney) who sets off on a quest to restore his sense…

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Second Stage

Midtown

 

In previews. Opens Feb. 9.

The Object Lesson

Geoff Sobelle created this installation theatre piece, which transforms the space into a cluttered storage facility where audience members can roam and explore. David Neumann directs.

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New York Theatre Workshop

Downtown

 

In previews. Opens Feb. 19.

On the Exhale

Marin Ireland plays a professor whose life is upended by gun violence in Martín Zimmerman’s play, directed by Leigh Silverman for Roundabout Underground.

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Black Box, Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre

Midtown

 

In previews.

The Penitent

Neil Pepe directs a new play by David Mamet, in which a psychiatrist faces a professional and moral crisis when he refuses to testify on behalf of a patient in…

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Atlantic Theatre Company

Chelsea

 

Previews begin Feb. 16.

The Price

Mark Ruffalo, Danny DeVito, Jessica Hecht, and Tony Shalhoub star in the Roundabout’s revival of the 1968 Arthur Miller play, in which a man returns to his childhood…

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American Airlines Theatre

Midtown

 

In previews.

Ring Twice for Miranda

In Alan Hruska’s dark comic fable, directed by Rick Lombardo, a chambermaid serving an all-powerful master flees with a butler into the rough outside world.

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City Center Stage II

Midtown

 

Previews begin Feb. 17. Opens Feb. 21.

See Reverse

Broken Box Mime Theatre presents short works of modern mime, covering everything from political protest to film noir.

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A.R.T./New York Theatres

Midtown

Previews begin Feb. 14.

Significant Other

Joshua Harmon’s angsty comedy moves to Broadway, starring Gideon Glick as a gay New Yorker searching for a life partner as his female friends keep finding husbands. Trip Cullman…

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Booth

Midtown

 

Previews begin Feb. 14.

The Skin of Our Teeth

Theatre for a New Audience stages Thornton Wilder’s 1942 comic allegory, which traces humankind from prehistory to twentieth-century New Jersey and beyond. Arin Arbus directs.

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Polonsky Shakespeare Center

Brooklyn

 

Previews begin Feb. 11.

Sunday in the Park with George

Jake Gyllenhaal plays the Pointillist master Georges Seurat and Annaleigh Ashford is his muse, in a limited run of the 1984 Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine musical.

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Hudson

Midtown

 

In previews. Opens Feb. 9.

Sunset Boulevard

Glenn Close returns to the role of Norma Desmond in the 1993 Andrew Lloyd Webber musical, based on Billy Wilder’s classic portrait of Hollywood desuetude. Lonny Price directs.…

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Palace

Midtown

 

Previews begin Feb. 14.

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet…

London’s Tooting Arts Club transfers its version of the Stephen Sondheim musical thriller, staged in an immersive pie-shop environment where the audience is served pie and mash.

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Barrow Street Theatre

Downtown

 

Through Feb. 25.

The Town Hall Affair

The Wooster Group revisits a 1971 debate over feminism which erupted among Germaine Greer, Norman Mailer, and other thinkers at New York’s Town Hall. Elizabeth LeCompte directs a…

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The Performing Garage

Downtown

 

Previews begin Feb. 15.

The View UpStairs

This new musical by Max Vernon, directed by Scott Ebersold, revisits the New Orleans gay bar that was the site of a deadly arson attack in 1973.

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Lynn Redgrave

Downtown

 

Previews begin Feb. 7.

Wakey, Wakey

Michael Emerson (“Lost”) and January LaVoy star in the latest existential comedy by Will Eno (“The Realistic Joneses”), directed by the playwright.

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Pershing Square Signature Center

Midtown

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