Broadway Coronavirus Shutdown Extends To June
Broadway will have to keep its doors closed for two more months than originally planned. In March, the Great White Way went quiet when New York Governor Andrew Cuomo banned gatherings of more than 500 people across the state due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The Broadway League announced... Read more
Box Office Sales Decrease On Broadway Following Holiday Rush
Following the holiday rush, Broadway box office sales took a slight decline last week, dropping 28 percent to $31 million, Deadline reports. Attendance reportedly dropped to 259,101, which fell 18 percent from the previous week, Deadline noted in a report from the trade group Broadway League. The show roster... Read more
‘Beetlejuice’ Announces Final Broadway Show In 2020
The highly-acclaimed Broadway show Beetlejuice has announced its final show on the Great White Way next year. Since its opening, the show, which is based on Tim Burton’s 1988 film, has been a smash-hit – even breaking the Winter Garden Theatre Box Office Record for performances during the week... Read more
New Broadway Season Opens With $35M In Sales
With the Tony  Awards underway, the new Broadway season kicked-off this past week with just under $35 million in sales. According to Deadline, the total box office sales for the week ending in June 2 totaled $34,574,185 – slipping 4 percent with 306,164 ticket buyers. During this week, 38... Read more
Broadway 2018-19 Season Garners $1.8B, Breaks Box Office Record
The 2018-2019 Broadway season has hit a new historic box office record, bringing in $1.8 billion in sales. While the industry often calls out secondary markets for high-priced Broadway tickets, primary markets seem to be doing just fine, as this season brought in its largest sales record ever, along... 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