‘Harry Potter,’ ‘The Band’s Visit’ Take Home Top Awards At The Tonys
The 72nd annual Tony Awards took place last night, honoring the best shows in the theater industry. This year, Harry Potter and The Cursed Child and The Band’s Visit stole the show. The Band’s Visit, a musical revolving around an Egyptian police orchestra who are stranded in Israel, took... 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
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
‘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