Market Heat Report: Ben Platt’s Departure Boosts “Hansen”
After a remarkable run, including a win for at this year’s Tony Awards, Ben Platt is saying goodbye to Dear Evan Hanson on Broadway. It should come as no surprise, then, that the final dates of the actor’s run with the show are burning up the charts in the... Read more
Hamilton Ties New Batch of Tickets to “Verified Fan”
Fans looking for tickets to the still red-hot Broadway smash Hamilton will have their shot in a week – as long as Ticketmaster’s computers deem them worthy. According to a press release from Live Nation on Tuesday morning, an allocation of tickets going on sale Monday, August 21st will... Read more
Tickets On Sale: August 15, 2017
Lots of presales headline this mid-month Tuesday, including a show in November by fan favorite Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band at The Forum in Inglewood, CA. Other headliners include shows from the Eagles, Evanescence performing with a live orchestra, Kip Moore, Fleetwood Mac members Lindsay Buckingham and... Read more
Utah Lawmaker Pitches Resale Limit Laws After Being Gouged
Utah State Rep. Lynn Hemmingway is making a second attempt at passing a law capping ticket markup in Utah resale, having failed to gain traction in 2010. The Democrat told the Salt Lake Tribune that this effort is inspired by a recent experience where he had to pay exorbitant... Read more
Tickets On Sale: Monday, August 14, 2017
It’s a frosty day in ticket sales, as NHL hockey and Frozen on Broadway headline the items up for grabs on this mid-August Monday. The Las Vegas Golden Knights are among the hockey ducats up for sale on the day, as the new franchise looks to make its mark... Read more
Tickets On Sale: Saturday and Sunday August 12-13, 2017
It’s a summer weekend, but there’s still tickets to be had in the marketplace, including a big run from Little Steven (perhaps known best as either Bruce Springsteen’s longtime guitarist, or Sylvio Dante from The Sopranos) – out on a solo tour for the first time since the early... Read more
Tickets for Disney’s Frozen on Broadway on Sale Monday
Disney’s new Broadway musical Frozen, based on the wildly popular 2013 film, is graduating from its tryout run at the Buell Theatre in the Denver Center for Performing Arts to the St. James Theatre in New York City, opening in March of 2018. Tickets will go on sale Monday, August... Read more
Casting Controversy Brings The Great Comet to an End
A week ago, we asked “Will Patinkin Casting Row Cause “Great Comet” Flame-out?”. Now, just over a week later, Variety.com answers with their piece, “Broadway’s ‘Great Comet’ Will Close in Wake of Casting Controversy”, a resounding yes. It seems the lapse in judgement by the production team in the... Read more
Tickets On Sale: Thursday, August 10, 2017
Thrift store aficionado Macklemore has a number of shows available for presale today, headlining the market offerings for Tuesday, August 8. Joining the rapper in the presale world are slightly different acts like Amy Grant, David Crosby and Gavin Degraw, while Columbus Blue Jackets fans can scoop a number... Read more
Tickets On Sale: Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Big Boi, one half of legendary Atlanta duo Outkast (with hits like “I Like the Way You Move” more or less operating on a solo level) has a pair of shows in up for grabs in the market today, headlining the on sale action for this August Wednesday. The... Read more