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Full list of New York theatre productions that are open
This article will be updated regularly with the latest theatre shows open in New York.
Although all Broadway productions are currently suspended to May 30, 2021, a number of off-Broadway and open-plan performing venues will be reopening their doors to audience members. Law currently states that there is a statewide ban in New York of all gatherings of more than 500 people will go into effect. As reported in Playbill, companies believe they can stage shows due to “their ability to reconfigure seating plans and the lack of commercial necessity as non-profits.”
On February 9, a framework for the potential return of Broadway productions was announced.
Below is a list of all productions which are currently set to go ahead in New York, listed alphabetically by theatre.
Daryl Roth Theatre: The North American transfer of Blindness will be open for a limited engagement at the off-Broadway theatre. First seen in London, the socially distanced sound installation sees a blindness pandemic spread through the European city, with a voiceover by Juliet Stevenson. Read more here.
St. Ann's Warehouse: In a collaboration with Project Arts Centre in Dublin, Ireland, The Approach will be available to stream from January 25 - 31. The production follows three women who catch up over coffee. They used to be best friends, but romantic relationships have got in the way of personal friendships.
Swamp Motel: After a UK premiere, immersive production Plymouth Point will receive its US premiere. Taking place virtually, the production follows the search of a missing woman, and audiences are called upon to search for her. Book Plymouth Point tickets with TodayTix.
The Shed: Originally created as a 19-person play, Claudia Rankine’s Help has been adapted into a monologue, set to be performed at The Shed.
Theater for the New City: Regular installments of Open 'Tho Shut have been entertaining New York audiences for weeks. The 14th installment will take place on February 13, including Taiko drummers, violinists and singers.
WP Theater: WP Theater have announced details for their spring 2021 season, which will take place virtually. More information can be found here.