Market Heat Report: Musical Heavyweights Maintain Presence on Best-Seller List
The same slew of familiar names popped up once more on yesterday’s best-seller list. Bruno Mars led the pack of musical heavyweights, earning the No. 1 spot for the final gig of his four-night stint at Las Vegas’ Park Theater last night. He also picked up the Nos. 4... Read more
Pearl Jam Pulls Ahead on Best-Seller List
Veteran rockers Pearl Jam pulled ahead of performers like Garth Brooks, Elton John and Billy Joel to capture the No. 3 spot on yesterday’s Top 20 list of best-selling events on TicketClub.com. Eddie Vedder and company were edged only by Bruno Mars & Cardi B at No. 2 and... Read more
Katharine McPhee Preparing for Broadway Debut in Waitress
Katharine McPhee, who rose to fame on her runner-up performance on American Idol and has since starred in NBC’s theatre-themed Smash, will make her broadway debut in April, succeeding Sara Bareilles (who composed the show) as Jenna in Waitress. She’ll perform the role in a limited engagement at the... Read more
NBA All Star Game Among Red Hot Valentine’s Sellers
An eclectic mix of events proved to be all red-hot sellers in time for Valentine’s Day. According to data from secondary seller TicketClub.com, yesterday’s top-selling events covered nearly every spectrum of entertainment. Sports came out on top, with this weekend’s NBA All Star game claiming the No. 1 spot.... Read more
Market Heat Report: Summer Concert Sales Sizzle
Consumers had warm weather on their minds yesterday, as summer concert sales were on fire. A large mix of shows from The Eagles, Billy Joel, Pink, Def Leppard, Andrea Bocelli, Dead & Company and Pearl Jam all landed within the day’s best-seller list. The Eagles were able to crack... Read more
Backdoor Link, Early Sales Mar Hamilton Onsale in Denver
Thousands of fans found disappointment in Denver on Monday, as tickets for Hamilton went on sale and the demand crushed the supply, leading to extraordinary delays and system glitches. Even worse, apparently a number of customers were able to use a special link that bypassed the entire queue, swooping... Read more
Vikings Fever Hits Market After Wild Win in NFC Divisional Game
Sunday night’s wild last-second come-from-behind victory by the Minnesota Vikings kept alive the possibility of a first-ever home game in the Super Bowl, and seems to have goosed the fans into action, as Vikings fever – and football overall – dominated the marketplace on Sunday – headlined by the... Read more
Bette Midler Takes Final Bow in Hello, Dolly! Run
Can the revival of Hello, Dolly! survive the departure of its signature star? Bette Midler took her final bow at the Schubert Theatre on Sunday evening, as did co-stars David Hyde Pierce and Taylor Trensch. Bernadette Peters will take over the title role when the production resumes on January... Read more
Broadway in Deep Freeze as Sales Plummet in New Year
Post-holiday slumps are the norm on Broadway, but a series of factors are combining to make the drop-off a particularly steep one this year, according to reporting by multiple outlets. Terrible weather hit New York and depressed attendance beyond the normal lull in business for the week following Christmas/New... Read more
NYC Broadway Week Announces 2-for-1 Ticket Options
NYC Broadway Week is back, this year offering 2-for-1 tickets to 19 Broadway shows between January 16 – February 4, 2018. The highly-anticipated bi-annual promotion includes some huge hit shows like Chicago, Hello, Dolly!, and The Lion King as well as exciting newcomers SpongeBob SquarePants, The Parisian Woman, and... Read more