“Frozen,” “Escape to Margaritaville” to Launch Tours
May 26, 2018
Frozen and Escape to Margaritaville are both launching national tours in the fall of 2019, even though the Broadway shows are performing at opposite ends of the cha...
“Some Like It Hot” to Be a Broadway Musical
May 25, 2018
Some Like It Hot will become a new Broadway musical to premiere in 2020, with songs by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman, produced by the Shuberts, Neil Meron, and Cra...
“To Kill a Mockingbird” Back on Track on Broadway
May 24, 2018
To Kill a Mockingbird will be on the Broadway stage this fall as planned, following a settlement of the ongoing litigation between the producer Scott Rudin and the ...
Long-Running Hit Musicals Lead Broadway Box Office
May 23, 2018
Long-running musicals led the pack at the box office this past week, and The Boys in the Band is poised to become the hit of the summer.
Broadway Show Ticket Analysis Chart w/e 05/20/18
May 22, 2018
The lowest grossing Broadway Shows for week ending 05-20-18 were Anastasia, Beautiful, Kinky Boots, Chicago, School of Rock, Spongebob Squarepants, Escape To Margar...
“The Play That Goes Wrong” Sets Closing Date
May 20, 2018
The Play That Goes Wrong will close at the end of August, while Kenny Leon's Children of a Lesser God will close at the end of May.
Tony Nominations Analysis: Snubs and Surprises
May 19, 2018
The Tony Awards has announced its nominations, and quite a few deserving contenders were snubbed, while there were also some surprises.
Kenneth Lonergan’s “Lobby Hero” Concludes Run
May 18, 2018
Kenneth Lonergan’s Lobby Hero closed on Broadway, following a run with positive reviews but moderate box office, and three Tony nominations.
Broadway Industry Soars, But “Hamilton” Wobbles
May 17, 2018
The Broadway box office saw a healthy week leading up to Mother’s Day, although Hamilton decreased the most of any show this past week.
Broadway Show Ticket Analysis Chart w/e 05/13/18
May 16, 2018
The lowest grossing Broadway Shows for week ending 05-13-18 were Anastasia, School of Rock, Beautiful, Chicago, Spongebob Squarepants, Kinky Boots, Escape To Margar...
Special Tonys for Bruce Springsteen, John Leguizamo
May 11, 2018
The Tony Awards include two non-competitive honors, the Special Tony Awards given to Bruce Springsteen and John Leguizamo.
“Angels in America” Extends for Two More Weeks
May 10, 2018
The Broadway revival of Angels in America has extended for 2 weeks after earning 11 Tony nominations, the most of any play in history.
Broadway Show Ticket Analysis Chart w/e 05/06/18
May 9, 2018
The lowest grossing Broadway Shows for week in 05-06-18 were Wicked, Chicago, Kinky Boots, Anastasia, Escape To Margaritaville, Beautiful, School of Rock, Spongebob...
Broadway Spring Box Office Carries On Strong
May 8, 2018
The Boys in the Band started out strong, leading the box office along with Springsteen on Broadway, in an overall strong week this spring season.
“Rocktopia” Closes to Little Fanfare
May 7, 2018
Rocktopia, a classic rock and classic music concert event, concluded its Broadway run with middling box office and in the wake of negative reviews.