“SpongeBob SquarePants” to End in September
Jul 13, 2018
SpongeBob SquarePants, directed by Tina Landau, will close on September 16, 2018 after disappointing box office and Tony Awards recognition.
“Broadway in Bryant Park” Series Begins July 12th
Jul 12, 2018
Broadway in Bryant Park kicks off today for the 18th consecutive year, with lunchtime summer Thursday concerts from Broadway’s stars.
Broadway Box Office Continues Downward Slide
Jul 11, 2018
The Band’s Visit is not performing as well as Dear Evan Hansen, and Straight White Men faces box office turmoil amidst the cast shake-up.
Broadway Show Ticket Analysis Chart w/e 07/08/18
Jul 10, 2018
The lowest grossing Broadway Shows for week ending 07-08-18 were A Bronx Tale, The Play That Goes Wrong, Straight White Men, Head Over Heels
Kelli O’Hara and Will Chase to Star in “Kiss Me, Kate”
Jul 7, 2018
Kelli O’Hara and Will Chase will star in a Roundabout revival of Cole Porter’s Kiss Me, Kate in 2019, reprising their roles from a benefit concert in 2016.
Michael Jackson Broadway Musical in Development
Jul 6, 2018
A Michael Jackson musical is in development to bow in New York in 2020, with a book by Lynn Nottage, and directed by Christopher Wheeldon.
Stephen Payne Replaces Lead in “Straight White Men”
Jul 5, 2018
Stephen Payne replaces Denis Arndt in the lead of Young Jean Lee’s Straight White Men after Arndt had replaced Tom Skeritt at the last minute.
Broadway Box Office Sees Mid-Summer Slump
Jul 4, 2018
The overall box office decreased this past week, with the biggest Tony winners seeing small increases as they are pushing the top of their gross potentials.
Broadway Show Ticket Analysis Chart w/e 07/01/18
Jul 3, 2018
The lowest grossing Broadway Shows for the week ending 07-01-18 were Chicago, Once On This Island, A Bronx Tale, The Play That Goes Wrong, Head Over Heels
Celebrated Revival of “The Iceman Cometh” Closes
Jun 30, 2018
The Iceman Cometh concludes its run starring Denzel Washington with positive reviews and somewhat strong box office, but no Tony wins.
“Escape to Margaritaville” Closes to Little Fanfare
Jun 29, 2018
Escape to Margaritaville closes after no Tony nominations, negative review, low box office, and generally little fanfare.
Young Jean Lee’s “Straight White Men” Begins Previews
Jun 28, 2018
Young Jean Lee’s Straight White Men begins previews this week, marking the first time an Asian American female playwright has a show produced on Broadway.
Broadway Box Office Surges Into Summer
Jun 27, 2018
Three Tall Women surged in its final week, and Waitress took a plunge in the first week following Katharine McPhee’s turn in the lead role.
Broadway Show Ticket Analysis Chart w/e 06/24/18
Jun 26, 2018
The lowest grossing Broadway Shows for week ending 06-24-18 were Anastasia, Beautiful, Waitress, Kinky Boots, Once on This Island, Chicago.
Acclaimed Revival of “Three Tall Women” Closes
Jun 23, 2018
Edward Albee’s Three Tall Women plays its final performance directed by Joe Mantello, starring Glenda Jackson, Laurie Metcalf, and Alison Pill.