Top Ten Best Broadway Musicals

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41 Footloose
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The Hamilton for people who don't know what Hamilton is. (If you don't know Hamilton there's something wrong here).

I'd rather watch this than Hamilton any day.

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43 Urinetown

I liked the soundtrack of this show (Especially Snuff That Girl)

48? This musical has some of my favorite songs ever!

So underrated

44 Mary Poppins

Why isn't this in the top 10? Mary Poppins is an absolute classic!

45 Catch Me If You Can

I love Aaron Tveit, and the song "Someone Else's Skin" is one of my favorite dance songs, but this musical is not my fave.

This musical is absolutely BRILLIANT! Aaron Tveit and Norbert Leo Butz have INCREDIBLE chemistry making the show so much enjoyable. The music is FANTASTIC, it's funny and simply amazing

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46 Funny Girl

It has wonderful songs such as I'm the greatest star and Don't rain on my parade who are really ICONIC.

I love Barbra Streisand! So DON'T RAIN ON MY PARADE! - Prettygirl2005

47 13

Isn't this the one that Ariana Grande was in? Okay then I'm not seeing this (my hatred for Ms. Grande is very high). It also sounds stupid anyway based on the storyline if you look it up. - Anonymousxcxc

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48 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

One of the most creative shows ever written. Changes from night to night, and funny every single time.

Best show ever written. Go listen to the I love you song right now

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49 Evita

I have only one word to describe Evita: Incredible - bubbleteaknj

So amazing! at least top 10!

50 Next to Normal

This show deserves to be in the top 20, at least, but for me it's number 1. The chemistry between the actors and the characters they play is so real, the emotions are so raw. Each song is beautiful and special. It's like nothing I've ever seen before. I only have to hear or see 10 seconds of some songs/scenes and I'm tearing up. This musical is beautiful, it discusses real issues, and doesn't follow any..cliche formula.

How is this not higher? I had to scroll all the way down to the bottom to find my favorite musical! What? Next to Normal is so heart-wrenching, and has AMAZING music! (I'm Alive, I Am The One, and so many other songs)

51 School of Rock

Rant and rave and scream and shout,get all of your aggression out,they try to stop you let em know exactly where they all go,STICK IT TO THE MAN! school of Rock =life

52 Once Upon a Mattress

This show is so fun to perform!

This musical is so awesome!

53 Billy Elliot

I love this musical but they curse way too much

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54 Avenue Q

Fantasies come true is amazing and hilarious at the same time because they're singing in cute puppet voices

Hilarious. Not much else needs to be said. Genius? Yes- but still hilarious.

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55 Jersey Boys

As an italian actor trying to get somewhere. This is honestly such motivation. So sad its almost over. Best show I've ever seen!

This is the best show I have ever seen! It was absoultely amazing! The crowd stands up and dances, how is this not higher!

56 Assassins

An interesting take on the tragic stories of the deaths of presidents and somehow pulls it off

57 Saturday Night Fever
58 Tarzan

Tarzan is hardly talked about in the musical theater world and that breaks my heart. It is one of my dream shows and the #1 show to guarantee me goosebumps. I love Jenn Gambatese's voice and oh my goodness, For The First Time is the most beautiful ballad in all existence. It. Is. A. Beautiful. Show. Go listen to the soundtrack-it's so underrated. Especially if you love Disney or ballads-Tarzan is for you.

Amazing musical that's very underrated. You'll Be In My Heart and Two Worlds are both amazing songs - punyraisin

59 Damn Yankees
60 The Rocky Horror Show
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