California Dems Resell Hamilton Tickets to Fill Campaign Coffers
In most instances, when someone purchases a block of tickets to the red-hot show “Hamilton” for $100,000, then re-sells them for three times that amount, they’re called a “scalper” or worse by the show’s creative leadership. That’s probably not the case for the two California democrats who have used... 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
Coalition for Ticket Fairness Prepares for New York Battle
While battles are waged every year in state houses across the United States, certain locations are key to the industry. New York, home to Broadway and famed venues like Madison Square Garden, Jones Beach Amphitheater, and Syracuse’s Carrier Dome, is one such place. 2018 is shaping to be a... Read more
A “Hamilton” Ticket Buyer Defends the Free Market and High Ticket Prices
“High  prices are a natural reflection of great demand and scant supply. In a free market, in which private individuals can engage in mutually advantageous gains from trade, they are inevitable until demand subsides or supply expands….I don’t object to ticket resales above face value, and I think it is... Read more