Theatre to watch in New York

FT critics review the latest shows on Broadway and beyond

An adaptation of a Soviet-era prose-poem that lacks the original’s ribald humour

A staging of Caryl Churchill’s 1976 play that unearths plenty of parallels between the 17th century and today

Starring Denzel Washington and Colm Meaney, this is a production that needs to take more risks

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at the Lyric Theatre delivers theatrical thrills — and a touching tale of adolescence and fatherhood

The actor delivers one of the finest performances of his career in Conor McPherson’s drama

Renée Fleming provides emotional subtlety but sounds a little underpowered in Jack O’Brien’s old-fashioned staging

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Lynn Nottage’s play explores a clandestine world with sublime visual economy

Tina Fey has toned down the material in her musical adaptation of the teen comedy

Glenda Jackson makes her first appearance on Broadway for 30 years alongside Laurie Metcalf and Alison Pill