BTS – Bangtan Boys Scores Top Two Spots On Sunday Best-Sellers
Korean pop group BTS, also known as Bangtan Boys, is stirring up the music scene with their K-pop electro-like beats. Their world tour was just announced, taking the top two spots on yesterday’s best-selling events list, according to sales data from Ticket Club. Late last month, the boyband surprised... Read more
The Eagles With Zac Brown and Football Take Top Billing in Marketplace
Unsurprisingly, football took the top three spots in the secondary marketplace on Monday – with the Super Bowl in Minneapolis at No. 1, followed closely by the AFC Championship and NFC Championship contests, slated for Foxborough and Philadelphia, respectively, on Sunday. But The Eagles and Zac Brown Band were... Read more
TicketNews 2017 in Review: Best-Selling Theatre Shows
As 2017 comes to a close, we’re taking a look at the best-selling theatrical productions to hit stages over the past year. Sitting firmly at the top of the list to no one’s surprise is Hamilton, which continues to dominate Broadway sales with no slowing down. It most recently... Read more
Broadway Has a Record-Breaking Week for Thanksgiving
Broadway broke its record for the best Thanksgiving week ever this year, with help from shows Come From Away and Hamilton, which both broke individual records last week, as well. Between Thanksgiving Day Parade tourism and a stacked list of popular shows, Broadway grossed $39.07 million from 31 shows... Read more
Ben Platt Departs Role in Dear Evan Hansen
Ben Platt played his final performance yesterday, November 19, in the title role of hit musical Dear Evan Hansen, Playbill reports. The actor has been with the production throughout its journey from Washington, D.C.’s Arena Stage to Off-Broadway’s Second Stage and, finally, at the Music Box Theatre on Broadway. The... Read more
Market Heat Report: Football Back On Top
Yesterday’s professional sports events and a few concerts took a good portion of spots on today’s Top 20, but the No. 1 spot actually went to a college football game – next Saturday’s Miami Hurricanes vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish match-up at Hard Rock Stadium. Many football fans plan... Read more
Market Heat Report: Baseball and Broadway
Today’s Number One spot goes to tonight’s World Series Game 2 at Dodger Stadium. Be there to see if the Dodgers hold their lead. Broadway shows make a comeback today, with performances of Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen, and Springsteen on Broadway seeing several spots on the Top 20. Other... Read more
Market Heat Report: Jeff Dunham Tour Heats Up
“America’s favorite ventriloquist” and comedy superstar Jeff Dunham is taking his new tour, Passively Aggressive, across North America this winter, and ticket sales are already hot for shows into 2018. At the No. 1 spot is Dunham’s stop in Green Bay and at No. 12, in Pittsburgh in January... Read more
Market Heat Report: Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood Top the Chart
Today’s Top 5 is led by country music power couple Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood for a tour date in Tacoma, followed by Chiefs vs. Steelers, two Bruno Mars shows, and a LA Dodgers qualifying game in the National League Division Series. Linkin Park & Friends tribute show is... Read more
Broadway Slumps After Banner Summer
It’s that time of year again: the kids go back to school, the vacationers return home, and in turn, Broadway show sales decline. The post-Labor Day box office took a huge hit of 15% as city tourism slowed down for the season, with sales down in almost every production.... Read more