Broadway Grosses for week ending 7-24-2011

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The Broadway grosses for the week ending 7-24-2011 remain about the same as the previous two weeks with a slight increase in the average capacity and revenue earned per seat.  The top 10 highest grossing shows continue to hold their ranks from last week.  This week Phantom made it back into the millionaire […]

Ghost the Musical OPENS in London’s West End – Review Roundup

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Ghost the Musical opened Tuesday evening, July 19 at the Piccadilly Theatre in London’s West End to both underwhelmed critics and exhilarated fans.  The original musical directed by Matthew Warchus is based on the 1990 Academy Award winning film of the same title starring Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze.  Ghost is the story of Sam […]

Ghost The Musical London Red Carpet Premiere Live Stream

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Ghost The Musical, based on the 1990 film Ghost, premieres tonight in London’s West End at the Picadilly Theatre. The production stars Richard Fleeshman and Caissie Levy in the roles previously played by Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore in the movie. So far, audiences and critics have praised both the production’s cast and […]

Broadway Grosses for week ending 7-17-2011

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The grosses for the week ending July 17, 2011 remained about the same as the week before falling only $2,700 with attendance falling less than 2K.  The top three remained the same for the week with 2 new shows reaching the Millionaire Club.  The National Tour of Hair opened its limited run stop […]

Godspell’s Open-Call Audition Answers the Prays of Broadway Hopefuls

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By Samantha Dupler Written in 1971 by John-Michael Tebelak and Stephen Schwartz and first performed at Carnegie Mellon University, Godspell tells the story of the Gospel According to St. Matthew with a hippie-like vibe. With its lack of a fixed setting, the show encourages creativity from directors, resulting in productions that have taken […]

Ghost the Musical Cast Album – Listen for FREE

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Send to Kindle Ghost the Musical is now in previews at The Picadilly Theatre in London’s West End.  The new musical is based on the Academy Award-winning 1990 film which starred Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore.  The show features book and lyrics by the screenwriter of the film, Bruce Joel Rubin, and direction by Tony […]

My First Time: A Theatergoer’s Broadway Experience

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By Samantha Dupler “They don’t have this in Maine,” said eighteen year-old Kurt Nakanishi, staring up in awe at the lights of Times Square. “Those are the steps from Glee!” he exclaimed, pointing at the glass steps arched above the TKTS booth. “There are just so many…people.” He raised his phone’s camera and […]

Slow Week for Broadway – Broadway Grosses Week Ending 7-10-2011

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Broadway had a slow week with the total gross revenue decreasing $501,120 for the week ending 7-10-2011.  Only 4 shows made it into the Millionaire club this week with Wicked firmly standing in the #1 slot for highest weekly gross revenue and Lion King bumping Spider-Man for the #2 slot.  In its opening […]

Book Of Mormon Fan Day Performance video/twitter/FB recap

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Send to Kindle Friday July 1, 2011 was the official FREE fan day performance of The Book of Mormon for those lucky few fans who were chosen to attend. To win tickets to this performance you had to have entered The Book of Mormon lottery between May 10 and June 14. Some 13,000 people had […]

Master Class starring Tyne Daly opens on Broadway – Review Roundup

Send to Kindle Master Class, the play about a fictional Maria Callas class taught at The Julliard School, opened on Broadway at the Samule J. Friedman Theater on July 7, 2011.  The play by Terrence McNally stars Tne Daly as Maria Callas and features Alexandra Silber, Sierra Boggess, Clinton Brandhagen, Jeremy Cohen and Garrett Sorenson. Here is a review […]