‘Spongebob Squarepants’ Makes Its Mark On Broadway With 12 Tony Nominations
When Spongebob Squarepants hit Broadway, critics weren’t quite sure of how the run would play out, but since its debut in December of last year, the show has garnered stellar reviews and 12 Tony Award nominations. Nearly everyone knows the classic cartoon TV show about a sponge who lives... Read more
Broadway Box Office Sales Soar As Tony Award Nominations Are Announced
Select Broadway shows were nominated for the annual Tony Awards last week, and with the announcement came a staggering increase in box office sales. Theatregoers took to the ticketing platform TodayTix after nominees were announced, causing a major boost in ticket sales for shows that were already garnering attention.... Read more
SpongeBob SquarePants Opens on Broadway
SpongeBob SquarePants, the new musical based on the Nickelodeon animated series, opens today, December 4 at Broadway’s Palace Theatre after beginning previews on November 6. The show is directed by Tina Landau with a book by Kyle Jarrow, music supervision by Tom Kitt, and choreography by Tony winner Christopher... Read more
‘The Band’s Visit’ Reaches $1 Million Mark on Broadway
The Band’s Visit, which began previews in October and opened officially on November 9, just surpassed a weekly gross of $1 million for the first time. The show – which is rather unconventional in a Broadway culture becoming increasingly celebrity and brand-based – received rave reviews and is already... Read more