TPG’s February Theatre Guide


Looking to fall in love this month? Look no further than Off-Broadway. Check out TPG’s guide to all the dreamy productions happening in February that will have you head-over-heels for theatre!

1. The Lion

What is it? 

The critically acclaimed solo musical returns to Off-Broadway to take you on a rock n’ roll journey through one man’s incredible coming-of-age story.

Why you’ll fall in love with it:

More like who you’ll fall in love with. Trust us, you can’t spend an evening watching award-winning songwriter Benjamin Scheuer play awesome music and tell his incredible life story without falling in love with him.

 2. Churchill

What is it?

Think you know everything there is to know about Winston Churchill? Take a deeper look at the remarkable life of one of the world’s greatest leaders in this captivating, and very funny, one-man show.

Why you’ll fall in love with it:

Judging by the packed houses and incredible reviews from the show’s successful run in Chicago, Ronald Keaton’s brilliant, tour de force performance is what everyone is going to be talking about this month.

3. Western Society

What is it?

It’s a party at the extreme edge of the Western World! It’s also a totally unique, interactive theatre experience that mixes art and media with real life.

 Why you’ll fall in love with it:

The Berlin and Nottingham-based Gob Squad have already proven their worth when it comes to presenting innovative work. In 2012, they won the Drama Desk Award for the Most Unique Theatrical Experience for Kitchen (You’ve Never Had  It So Good).

4. Fashions For Men

What is it? 

Haberdashery owner Peter Juhasz sees the good in everyone. But will he lose the rose-colored glasses after his wife takes all his money and runs off with his top salesman?

Why you’ll fall in love with it:

When this play first came out, critics were torn on the central character. Is he a saint or a fool? You decide! Plus, Mint Theater Company will straight up never let you down.

 5. 50 Shades! The Musical Parody

 What is it?

The perfect pairing to the hottest movie of the year, Fifty Shades of Grey.

 Why you’ll fall in love with it:

The sexy love affair between Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele mixed with the funniest actors in New York makes for the best night of theatre ever!