10 Shows That Kept the Magic of Live Theater Going Strong in 2013

Last updated December 31st, 2013 by Josh Ferri
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Who would we be if we didn’t compile a year-end list of our 10 favorite shows? Below, BroadwayBox alphabetically remembers the plays and musicals that offered the most magical nights at the theater.

After Midnight

after midnight photos- Dule Hill and cast
Dule Hill and the cast of After Midnight.

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder Photos
Joanna Glushak as Lady Eugenia, Lauren Worsham as Phoebe D'Ysquith, Bryce Pinkham as Monty Navarro, Lisa O'Hare as Sibella Hallward & Jefferson Mays as Lord Adalbert D'Ysquith in A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder.
Photo by Joan Marcus


Motown Photos- Sydney Morton- Valisia LeKae-Ariana DeBose- Brandon Victor Dixon
Sydney Morton as Florence Ballard, Valisia LeKae as Diana Ross and Ariana DeBose as Mary Wilson of The Supremes with Brandon Victor Dixon as Berry Gordy in Motown: The Musical.
Photo by Joan Marcus


Pippin Photos- Patina Miller- Company
Patina Miller and the cast of Pippin.
Photo by Joan Marcus

The Glass Menagerie

Glass Menagerie Photos- Zachary Quinto - Cherry Jones- Celia Keenan-Bolger
Zachary Quinto as Tom, Cherry Jones as Amanda Celia Keenan-Bolger as Laura in The Glass Menagerie.
Photo by Michael J. Lutch

The Nance

The Nance
Lewis J. Stadlen, Cady Huffman, Nathan Lane and Jonny Orsini in The Nance.

The Testament of Mary

The Testament of Mary
Fiona Shaw in The Testament of Mary

Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night
Mark Rylance as Olivia in Twelfth Night.
Photo by Simon Annand

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
Julie White as Masha, Kristine Nielsen as Sonia and David Hyde Pierce as Vanya in Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.

Waiting for Godot

Waiting For Godot Photos- Patrick Stewart- Ian McKellen
Patrick Stewart as Vladimir & Ian McKellen as Estragon in Waiting For Godot.
Photo by Joan Marcus
Off-Broadway shout-outs to Bad Jews, Disaster!, Fun Home and Really, Really.