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  Theatre In LA Top Rated Plays List - The Highest Rated Shows In the LA area
The "Theatre In LA Top Rated Plays List" is a list of the top rated plays now running in the Los Angeles area based on what the current reviews are saying. To see all of the play reviews go to Review Round-Up.

Hamilton  
Pantages Theatre Hamilton
 
HAMILTON is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, HAMILTON is the story of America then, as told by America now.

Los Angeles Times- Highly Recommended
Variety- Highly Recommended
The Hollywood Reporter- Highly Recommended
OC Register- Highly Recommended
Grigware Blogspot- Highly Recommended
Daily Burn- Highly Recommended
Entertainment Weekly- Highly Recommended
Stage Raw- Highly Recommended
On Stage and Screen- Highly Recommended

 

 
Neil Simon's Musical Fools  
Open Fist Theatre Company at Atwater Village Theatre Neil Simon's Musical Fools
 
A hilarious musical adaptation of the Neil Simon play, Fools, with book and lyrics by Simon, and music and lyrics by Phil Swann and Ron West (deLEARious, The People Vs Friar Laurence). In 1893 Ukraine, a young tutor arrives in Kulyenchikov after a harrowing journey — only to discover that the village is cursed, rendering every resident as dumb as a bag of rocks. Will he fall victim to the curse, or can he save himself and the village too?

Broadway World- Highly Recommended
LA Splash- Highly Recommended
Stage Scene LA- Highly Recommended
ArtsInLA- Somewhat Recommended
On Stage Los Angeles- Recommended
Gia on the Move- Highly Recommended
Stage Raw- Highly Recommended
Theatre Notes- Highly Recommended
Peoples World- Recommended

 

 
Frozen  
Pantages Theatre Frozen
 
A mysterious secret. A family torn apart. As one sister struggles with being an outsider and harnessing her powers within, the other sets out on a thrilling adventure to bring her family together once again. Both are searching for love, but they'll learn that to find it they'll have to look inside themselves first.

Los Angeles Times- Highly Recommended
LA Daily News- Highly Recommended
Stage and Cinema- Highly Recommended
The Hollywood Reporter- Recommended
Hains His Way- Recommended
On Stage and Screen- Recommended

 
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Disposable Necessities  
Rogue Machine at Electric Lodge Disposable Necessities
 
In the future, aging and death have become annoyances of the past thanks to a process of downloading the digitized soul into another host body, or Module. This is something only the very wealthy can afford and if you are rich enough you can be anyone you desire. A comedic look at greed, the value of life – and death.

Los Angeles Times- Highly Recommended
LA Splash- Highly Recommended
Stage Scene LA- Highly Recommended
On Stage Los Angeles- Recommended
Stage Raw- Somewhat Recommended
Theatre Notes- Highly Recommended

 

 
Between Riverside and Crazy  
Fountain Theatre Between Riverside and Crazy
 
Walter “Pops” Washington is a retired New York City policeman. His wife has died and his son, “Junior,” has just been released from jail. They live in a rent-controlled apartment on Riverside Drive in New York City. Junior’s girlfriend, Lulu, and Oswaldo, a recovering addict, also spend time at the apartment. Walter has been pursuing a discrimination suit against the Police Department, because he was accidentally shot by another police officer. This is a Los Angeles premiere at the award-winning Fountain Theatre. The play won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the 2015 New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Play, the 2015 Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Play, the 2015 Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play and the 2015 Off Broadway Alliance Award for Best New Play.

Los Angeles Times- Recommended
Broadway World- Somewhat Recommended
LA Splash- Highly Recommended
Stage Scene LA- Highly Recommended
On Stage Los Angeles- Somewhat Recommended
Hollywood Progressive- Highly Recommended
Santa Monica Daily Press- Not Recommended
Stage Raw- Somewhat Recommended
Theatre Notes- Highly Recommended
Peoples World- Highly Recommended

 
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Bad Habits  
Ruskin Group Theatre Bad Habits
 
The Sisters of St. Cyril’s are on a mission to prevent the closing of their convent and school. Might there be an “Almighty’ intervention to save them, in the form of a miraculous young woman named Maria? Or might God just sit this one out, leaving the Sisters to rely on their annual Christmas pageant fundraiser, which will be featuring a particularly surprising number? High adventure comedy, second to nun!

Broadway World- Recommended
LA Splash- Recommended
Stage Scene LA- Highly Recommended
On Stage Los Angeles- Recommended
Showmag- Recommended
Stage Raw- Somewhat Recommended

 

 
Nowhere On The Border  
The Road on Magnolia Nowhere On The Border
 
A border watch volunteer confronts a Mexican man who claims to be looking for his missing daughter. Set in a hostile wasteland between nations, NOWHERE ON THE BORDER reveals the personal dramas that drive people to cross borders both physical and emotional.

Stage and Cinema- Recommended
Stage Scene LA- Somewhat Recommended
On Stage Los Angeles- Recommended
Gia on the Move- Recommended

 

 

To see the reviews of all plays go to Review Round-Up.