The Most Controverial Shows & Musicals for High Schools to Perform

The Most Controverial Shows & Musicals for High Schools to Perform

Every year thousands of high schools across the country go about the process of recreating some of Broadway’s greatest shows. There are a wide variety of shows to choose from and Broadway favorites such as Phantom of the Opera and Grease are often selected. Personally ...

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Broadway’s 20 Must Follow Twitter Profiles

Broadway’s 20 Must Follow Twitter Profiles

Broadway just seemed destined to light up social media. As a performance art, it just lends itself to the medium so well. Twitter has no shortage of Broadway-related profiles. The only problem is, how do you sift through the ever growing number of personalities so your ...

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Is ‘On the Town’ Already in Financial Trouble a Month Before Opening?

Is ‘On the Town’ Already in Financial Trouble a Month Before Opening?

The recent radical step taken by producers of the upcoming fall revival of On The Town seems to suggest to many that they may be in financial trouble. Howard and Janet Kagan released a statement saying that they created a website so readers can learn about the show and ...

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How to Invest in Broadway Musicals

How to Invest in Broadway Musicals

When you share the town with the investment capital of the world, all that financial acumen can't help but eye the investment opportunity inherent in Broadway. Wicked has grossed billions in ticket sales between New York, International shows and touring companies over t ...

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12 Essential Books About the History of Theatre

12 Essential Books About the History of Theatre

So if you love the theatre as I do, chances are you want to spend at least some of your free time delving into the history of the art. There are so many references and resources when it comes to Broadway and Off-Broadway productions that its hard to narrow them down. Tr ...

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Which Book of Mormon Songs are Parodies of Broadway Classics?

Which Book of Mormon Songs are Parodies of Broadway Classics?

The Book of Mormon's cast recording album was almost as big a hit as the musical itself when it was released in May 2011. It became iTunes fastest-selling Broadway cast album on its release and vaulted to number 3 on the Billboard charts after its Tony wins the followin ...

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What Did Broadway’s Book of Mormon Get Wrong

What Did Broadway’s Book of Mormon Get Wrong

By anyone's estimation, The Trey Parker and Matt Stone creation, The Book of Mormon, has morphed into a theatrical sensation. It has received heavy acclaim for its comedic take on the Mormon missionary experience. Those outside of the Mormon faith could be left wonderin ...

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Bootlegs of Full Broadway Shows Available on YouTube, Tumblr

Bootlegs of Full Broadway Shows Available on YouTube, Tumblr

I know you've seen those FBI warnings that run on the front end of DVDs, warning of the dire consequences of recording and distributing a movie. Have you ever seen one of those go up on a Broadway stage just before the curtains part? Of course not, but there is always a ...

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Exploring $30 Tickets of HIPTIX & MTC’s 30 Under 30

Exploring $30 Tickets of HIPTIX & MTC’s 30 Under 30

Nurturing the love of theatre in the next generation of theatre goers should be high on the priority list of theatres across the Great White Way. If you aren't pumping new blood into seats, your audience will ultimately shrink and vanish with the times. The essential pr ...

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Are Broadway Previews Worth Skipping Opening Night?

Are Broadway Previews Worth Skipping Opening Night?

Its a bit redundant to describe a Broadway preview performance as one that rolls out before the show's official opening. That should be common knowledge. But the better question is, does a preview performance deliver the same caliber of performance as those post-opening ...

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