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
‘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
This Year’s Broadway Season Breaks Records With $1.65 Billion In Sales
With Springsteen on Broadway, Mean Girls, and Harry Potter and The Cursed Child debuting, critics had high expectations for the 2017 – 2018 Broadway season, but, sales jumped over 14 percent and broke records – pulling in $1.65 billion. The Hollywood Reporter noted that 10 years ago, it would... Read more
“Dear Evan Hansen” Into the Black on Broadway
After a massive Tony Awards haul, Dear Evan Hansen has another reason to celebrate – the production has recouped its capitalization costs in just 8 1/2 months, according to The Hollywood Reporter. “This show has been a labor of love for everyone involved — some of us for more... Read more
Closing of Two Shows Announced in Wake of Tony’s Dissapointment
For Broadway shows on the brink of financial profitability, the Tony Awards can mean boom or bust. Winners get a massive boost of promotion and can reap the benefits of hot sales for months or even years. But falling short can leave a show needing a boost with limited... Read more