Broadway Grosses Week ending 6-26-2011 Numbers remain firm

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The Broadway Grosses for the week ending 6-26-2011 came in stronger than the previous week rising by over $1M. Two shows joined the millionaire club and the average ticket price rose by $4 with attendance growing by 10K.  Slow ticket sales and an anticipated limited run closed 3 shows last week as Master […]

Tragedy at How to Succeed on Broadway forces cancellation of performance

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The June 22nd evening performance of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying was cancelled after a stage hand overdosed on drugs in a bathroom of the theater prior to the performance. The show posted this tweet last evening in response to the cancellation, “@h2sbway: The 6/22 performance @H2SBway was canceled following […]

Twitter Buzz: Celebrity Visits to Broadway Shows

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Ever wondered who is sitting in the audience while waiting for the curtain to rise?  Check out these tweets by and about celebrities who have gone to see Broadway shows this season!

How To Succeed… 2011 Revival Cast Recording Review

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By Samantha Dupler In 1962, Abe Burrows’ How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying won both the Tony Award for Best Musical and Pulitzer Prize in Drama. This year, the current production starring Daniel Radcliffe in the iconic role of J. Pierrepont Finch was nominated for a Tony once again, this time […]

Broadway Grosses week ending 6-12-2011 Numbers up leading to Tony Awards

Weekly Broadway Grosses

The grosses are in for the week ending June 12, 2011. Overall the numbers increased by almost $1M with attendance increasing by 8K theatergoers. We had 6 shows reach the $1M club with 7 below the $300K mark. Million Dollar Quartet closed and plans to reopen in July at New World Stages, following […]

Twitter Buzz for 2011 Tony winning Best Actor/Actress in a Play

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At the 65th Annual Tony Awards, Mark Rylance and Frances McDormand won big for leading actor/actress for Jerusalem and Good People, respectively, as well as The Normal Heart‘s Ellen Barkin and John Benjamin Hickey for supporting. Check out the latest buzz on Twitter.  

Best Actor/Actress in a Musical Tonys 2011 Twitter Buzz

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At last night’s 65th annual Tony Awards, seasoned pros Sutton Foster, Norbert Leo Butz and John Laroquette took home Tony Awards for their outstanding performances in Anything Goes, Catch Me If You Can, and How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, respectively. Newcomer Nikki M. James scored a Tony as well for […]

Updated Tony Awards 2011 Performers and Presenters

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Send to Kindle The Tony Awards are the one place where every year, millions of people no matter how far away from New York City they are, can witness a bit of Broadway magic just by turning on their televisions. This year’s live performances include the standard medley of nominated show tunes, as well as […]

$5 Original Broadway Cast Albums

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Amazon is having a great promotion right now selling MP3 downloads of Broadway show cast albums for only five dollars. We thought you’d like to check them out and have a chance to get in on this great deal. Scroll through the gallery below to see what of some of Broadway’s best and […]

Theater Code of Conduct survey

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We came across this PSA from the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Austin, Texas and it made us want to get your opinions of what to do and what not to do to enjoy a night at the theater.  The example in the video is just one of the items on our list of […]