Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Broadway Grosses w/e 4/21/2019: Broadway Shows are Bloomin’

The following are the Broadway grosses for the week ending April 15, 2018. The Broadway grosses are courtesy of The Broadway League Read more here:

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Podcast Episode 186 – Playwright Dominique Morisseau

Dominique Morisseau is having a moment. You might not have heard her name before this year when she got the call to Broadway with her book for Ain’t Too Proud, but she has been sloggin…

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Podcast Episode 186 – Playwright Dominique Morisseau

https://www.buzzsprout.com/123341/1048692-186-dominique-morisseau.mp3 Dominique Morisseau is having a moment. You might not have heard her name before this year when she got the call to Broa…

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

Does the definition of “emerging artist” mean young? And should it?

  Whenever I hear three separate people musing about the same subject, whether that’s a show, a song, or even a stock tip, I pay attention.  Because it means something’s up. And just t…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Broadway Grosses w/e 4/14/2019: It’s Gettin’ Hot As Hades

The following are the Broadway grosses for the week ending April 15, 2018. The Broadway grosses are courtesy of The Broadway League Read more here:

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Podcast Episode 185 — Playwright and Gender Parity Advocate, Julia Jordan

I’ve been following Julia Jordan’s career since she was living on a boat. That’s right, early on in her life in NYC, she lived on a boat . . . in Manhattan!  And why?  Well, it was c…

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Podcast Episode 185 — Playwright and Gender Parity Advocate, Julia Jordan

https://www.buzzsprout.com/123341/1038370-podcast-episode-185-julia-jordan.mp3 I’ve been following Julia Jordan’s career since she was living on a boat. That’s right, early on in her l…

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

When Apple makes this kind of move, you should follow.

  They were a little late to the party.   But Apple finally got there. (I wonder if they would have arrived on time or even early, had the prophet Steve Jobs still been with us, or had bee…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Broadway Grosses w/e 4/7/2019: The Race is On.

The following are the Broadway grosses for the week ending April 8, 2018. The Broadway grosses are courtesy of The Broadway League Read more here:

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Podcast Episode 184 – The Pitch Perfect, Tony Nominated Director, Jason Moore

https://www.buzzsprout.com/123341/1030091-podcast-episode-184-jason-moore.mp3 Not too many Directors can work in both Hollywood and on Broadway. And of the few that can, only a handful can d…

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Podcast Episode 184 – The Pitch Perfect, Tony Nominated Director, Jason Moore

Not too many Directors can work in both Hollywood and on Broadway. And of the few that can, only a handful can do it well. Jason Moore is one of ‘em. And get this, that was his plan all al…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Broadway Grosses w/e 3/31/2019: They Posted April 1st, But These Figures Aren’t Foolin’

The following are the Broadway grosses for the week ending April 1, 2018. The Broadway grosses are courtesy of The Broadway League Read more here:

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Monday, April 1, 2019

Podcast Episode 184 – 3 Time Academy Award Winner Meryl Streep!

Sometimes this biz is all about being in the right place at the right time. If you follow me on Instagram, then you know I’ve been traveling a lot lately.  And, well, when you’re sitti…

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Podcast Episode 184 – 3 Time Academy Award Winner Meryl Streep!

https://www.buzzsprout.com/123341/1016068-184-meryl-streep.mp3 Sometimes this biz is all about being in the right place at the right time. If you follow me on Instagram, then you know I’v…

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

The Three Types of Broadway Producers: Lead Producer, Co-Producer and Executive Producer EXPLAINED.

When I first started the blog, one of the most common questions I got asked was, “What does a Broadway Producer Do?”  That’s why I wrote this post way back when (which is one of the…

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Broadway Grosses w/e 3/24/2019: Ain’t Too Shabby

The following are the Broadway grosses for the week ending March 25, 2018. The Broadway grosses are courtesy of The Broadway League Read more here:

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Episode 183 – The Lead Producer of the Phenomenon that is Be More Chill, Jen Tepper

https://www.buzzsprout.com/123341/1003737-183-jennifer-tepper.mp3 I’ve now been in the business long enough to know that people who used to work for me are going to go on to do great thing…

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Episode 183 – The Lead Producer of the Phenomenon that is Be More Chill, Jen Tepper

I’ve now been in the business long enough to know that people who used to work for me are going to go on to do great things. I met Jen Tepper back in 2008 when she was an intern for an ol…

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Just Who is Seeing Shows on the Road? Broadway National Tour Demographics REVEALED!

Here is a quick, two-step process to grow a business . . . any business . . . and save money. Find out who your current customers are. Increase your advertising and marketing initiatives on…

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Broadway Grosses w/e 3/17/2019: Some Luck From the Irish

The following are the Broadway grosses for the week ending March 18, 2018. The Broadway grosses are courtesy of The Broadway League Read more here:

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Podcast Episode 182 – Tony Award Winner and Star of Seinfeld, Jason Alexander

https://www.buzzsprout.com/123341/995157-182-jason-alexander.mp3 Everybody knows Jason Alexander from Seinfeld. His “George Costanza” will go down in TV history as one of the most memo…

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Podcast Episode 182 – Tony Award Winner and Star of Seinfeld, Jason Alexander

Everybody knows Jason Alexander from Seinfeld. His “George Costanza” will go down in TV history as one of the most memorable characters ever created. But not everyone knows that Jason h…

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

How To Involve More Kids In Your High School Musical (No, not through a bigger cast.)

  It’s common knowledge that the plays and musicals that are produced most often in the high school markets are the ones with the biggest casts.  Why?  The educators want to involve as …

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Broadway Grosses w/e 3/10/2019: A Lil’ Spring Pick-Me-Up

The following are the Broadway grosses for the week ending March 11, 2018. The Broadway grosses are courtesy of The Broadway League Read more here:

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Yes, we’re producing a brand new theater festival, here’s why!

A few weeks ago, I tweet-leaked the news that we were launching a brand new theater festival this (!) summer. Now, my publicity muzzle has officially been removed, and I’m able to announ…

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Podcast Episode 181 — Production Manager of 100+ Productions, Hillary Blanken

Ever wonder how Spiderman landed on your seat in the balcony?  Or how the heck they got that King Kong puppet to run across the stage?  Or where we got the sand for Once On This Island?…

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Podcast Episode 181 — Production Manager of 100+ Productions, Hillary Blanken

https://www.buzzsprout.com/123341/989062-podcast-episode-181-production-manager-of-100-productions-hillary-blanken.mp3   Ever wonder how Spiderman landed on your seat in the balcony?  Or…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Survey Results Revealed! Why do people line up for shows so early? by Ken Davenport

I’ve been working on Broadway for 2.5 decades now, and a lot of things have changed over those years . . . from the types of lights we use, to how our customers order our tickets . . . and…

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Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Broadway Grosses w/e 3/3/2019: Droppin’ Like It’s Hot (but it’s snowing!)

The following are the Broadway grosses for the week ending March 4, 2018. The Broadway grosses are courtesy of The Broadway League Read more here:

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Monday, March 4, 2019

Podcast Episode 180 — Two Time Tony Award Winning, Multi-Faceted Musical Guru, Stephen Oremus

https://www.buzzsprout.com/123341/976374-episode-180-stephen-oremus.mp3   Which ONE of these things would mean that you’ve “made it” in our biz? You’re from the theater and you’re…

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Podcast Episode 180 — Two Time Tony Award Winning, Multi-Faceted Musical Guru, Stephen Oremus

Which ONE of these things would mean that you’ve “made it” in our biz? You’re from the theater and you’re asked to work on The Academy Awards. You win not one, but two Tonys. Lady …

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