‘Florida Man’ Will Make Off-Broadway Debut This Month
“Florida man caught illegally feeding wild alligator resists arrest: “He’s a good boy…and he loves bagels”  “Florida man punches ATM for giving him too much cash”  “Florida man arrested for having sex with pit bull in yard as neighbors pleaded with him to stop”  These are just a few... Read more
‘Hamilton’ Fans Face Hardships When Schenectady Tickets Head On Sale
It seems that every time the highly-acclaimed Broadway musical Hamilton hits a new theater, fans are sent into a frenzy. So, when tickets went on sale for Proctors in Schenectady, New York, the inevitable happened: too many fans tried to buy tickets at the same time. Yesterday, Hamilton tickets... Read more
TodayTix Announces $73M Investment from Great Hill Partners
TodayTix, a moble-first ticketing platform offering tickets to shows in select markets sourced through partnerships with theatrical producers and resale, announced a major investment of $73 million from Great Hill Partners, bringing the company’s total outside investment to over $100 million since its launch in 2013. Chief executive and... Read more
‘Hamilton’ To Wrap-Up Three-Year Chicago Run In 2020
The highly-acclaimed play Hamilton has held performances in Chicago over 1,000 times, and now, after more than three years, the show will close its run in the city early next year. According to the Chicago Tribune, the show’s final performance will take place on January 5 – a year... Read more
Symphony To Play ‘Twilight In Concert’ To Honor Film Series
Fans of the cult-classic book and film series “Twilight” will get a chance to see the film-concert tour this year across the globe. Following “The Hunger Games” and “La La Land” concert tours, Lionsgate has announced the launch of “Twilight in Concert” throughout countries like Brazil, Australia, and the... Read more
Mrs. Doubtfire Musical In The Works, May Head To Broadway
The 1993 hit comedy Mrs. Doubtfire, which rocked movie theaters with a stellar performance from Robin Williams, may head to Broadway as a new musical in the future. According to Playbill, Tony-nominee Rob McClure, who is currently starring in Beetlejuice, along with Hello, Dolly! star Kate Baldwin, are reportedly... Read more
Aaron Sorkin’s ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Is Broadway’s Highest Grossing American Play
Harper Lee’s classic To Kill A Mockingbird, which was adapted by Aaron Sorkin, has become the highest-grossing American play in Broadway history, breaking records with $40,113,926.13 in sales in just 27 weeks. Producer Scott Rudin announced the new record last week, which means the play has surpassed Terrence McNally’s... Read more
Mel Brooks Set for Limited Two-Night Run on Broadway
Legendary comedy writer and director Mel Brooks is heading back to Broadway, slated to perform a two-night solo show at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre in June. Brooks, the creative force behind the smash hit The Producers (which itself stemmed from his cult classic film from 1967), hits the stage on... Read more
Musical ‘Beetlejuice’ To Open On Broadway Later This Month
It’s showtime: the new musical comedy Beetlejuice, based on the cult-classic 1988 film by Tim Burton, will open on Broadway later this month. The play follows Lydia Deetz, a teenager obsessed with “the dead” who stumbles upon a recently-deceased couple that are haunting her new house, and the demon... Read more
Kentucky Center Faces Technical Difficulties During ‘Hamilton’ General Onsale
Hamilton is coming to Louisville, Kentucky this summer, so fans went into a frenzy as 40,000 people attempted to get tickets to see the show at The Kentucky Center. Single tickets went on sale yesterday for shows from June 4 through 23 at 10 a.m. There were already 20,000... Read more