Category Archives: Producing

20at20 Winter 2013

The Off-Broadway Alliance is once again offering its 20at20 program of discount tickets to Off-Broadway shows. For seven years, the biannual program has offered $20 tickets for sale 20 minutes before curtain time. Note that only cash is accepted for … Continue reading

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Kids’ Night 2013

Tickets go on sale today for the 2013 edition of Kids’ Night on Broadway, which will be held this year from Feb. 25 to March 3. Participating shows include the Broadway musicals Annie, Cinderella, Chicago, Hands on a Hardbody, Jersey … Continue reading

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Broadway Week Winter 2013

NYC & Company has announced the roster of shows in this winter’s Broadway Week (Jan. 22-Feb. 7) and Off-Broadway Week (Jan. 28-Feb. 10). This two-for-one ticket program (which is actually not one but two weeks long) is marking its fifth … Continue reading

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Amy Winehouse Show Is Back to Black

London’s Daily Telegraph has reported that Koda, the Danish copyright agency, has withdrawn permission for the Royal Danish Theater in Copenhagen to use Amy Winehouse’s music in Amy, a play about the late British singer that was to open Jan. … Continue reading

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Rebecca: Lost Dreams of Manderley

As one of its characters sings, “She’s Gone.” The German musical Rebecca, adapted by Michael Kunze and Sylvester Levay from Daphne du Maurier’s 1938 novel (also the source of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1940 Oscar-winning film), will not appear on Broadway – at … Continue reading

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20at20 Fall 2012

The Off Broadway Alliance is once again offering its 20at20 program of discount tickets to Off-Broadway shows. Now in its sixth year, the biannual program offers $20 tickets for sale 20 minutes before curtain time. Note that only cash is … Continue reading

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Broadway Week Fall 2012

Broadway Week Fall 2012, produced by NYC & Co. with the Broadway League, begins today and runs until Sep. 16. During these next two weeks, you can buy two-for-one tickets to 19 Broadway shows. The program, now in its fourth … Continue reading

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New LIT Fund

In February, Edward Albee and other Off-Off-Broadway luminaries joined Judith Malina at her Living Theatre, when the League of Independent Theater announced plans for its LIT Fund, to financially assist groups and individuals creating independent theater in New York City. … Continue reading

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The Internet Is For …

The past few days, Guardian theater bloggers have been buzzing once again about how (or if) theater can coexist with new media. On one side of the debate, Lyn Gardner believes you should “Switch on Your Phones,” warning theaters that … Continue reading

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All Good Gifts

In Broadway’s Golden Age, producers would hold backers’ auditions to raise funds. For example, librettist Arthur Laurents remembered how Cheryl Crawford organized an event for West Side Story investors at “an apartment on the East Side [where] there was no … Continue reading

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