Critics Round Up Their Favorite Plays and Musicals of 2018

The Verdict   Critics Round Up Their Favorite Plays and Musicals of 2018
See what critics thought were the best shows of this past year on and off Broadway.

As the end of 2018 approaches, critics have begun releasing their top picks for the year that was. Among the most cited shows were Edward Albee's Three Tall Women, The Ferryman, Mean Girls, and Angels in America on Broadway, as well as Off-Broadway's Dance Nation, What the Constitution Means to Me, and Oklahoma! (now scheduled to begin Broadway previews March 19.)

See what else stayed with the critics below, and flip through a gallery of the shows that opened on Broadway since John Lithgow: Stories By Heart got things started this past January.

amNY (Meghan Giannotta)

Chicago Tribune (Chris Jones)

Entertainment Weekly (Jessica Derschowitz & Marc Snetiker)

Forbes (Lee Seymour)

The Hollywood Reporter (David Rooney)

The New York Times (Ben Brantley)

The New York Times (Jesse Green)

New York Magazine/Vulture (Sarah Holdren)

Time Magazine (Eben Shapiro)

Time Out New York (Adam Feldman)

Variety (Marilyn Stasio, Frank Rizzo, and Matt Trueman)

The Washington Post (Peter Marks)

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