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  • Broadway Box Office: Cold Snap Takes the Heat Out of Sales

    January chilled Broadway to the bone last week, with the annual post-holiday slump and the polar vortex joining forces to push the Rialto box office barometer down by a mammoth $11.5 million. To be sure, Main Stem sales always plummet in the wake of...
  • Tupac Shakur musical set to open on Broadway in June

    Tupac Shakur musical set to open on Broadway in June
    A new musical inspired by the rap songs of the late Tupac Shakur is heading to Broadway. "Holler If Ya Hear Me" is scheduled to open at the Palace Theatre in New York on June 19, with preview performances set to begin on May 26. "Holler" isn't a...
  • Broadway Box Office: 'Spider-Man' On the Upswing in its Final Weeks

    Broadway sales slipped last week, but not by much, as tourism declined a bit in preparation for the deluge that traditionally hits the Main Stem over the weeks of Christmas and New Year's. Still, a few shows held strong - among them a comicbook tuner on...
  • 'Wicked' Flies to New Broadway Press Agency

    A team of four Broadway publicists will join agency Polk and Co. in the wake of the shuttering of the Hartman Group, the firm led by one of the Rialto's veteran press agents. The quartet of execs -- Tom D'Ambrosio, Wayne Wolfe, France White and Colgan...
  • London theater collapse leaves dozens injured, seven seriously

    LONDON — Dozens of people in Britain were injured, seven of them seriously, when the ceiling or part of the balcony collapsed at a theater in London's West End during the busy holiday season. The incident occurred about 8:15 p.m., less than an...
  • Scores injured, at least 5 seriously, in London theater collapse

    Scores injured, at least 5 seriously, in London theater collapse
    LONDON – Dozens of people were injured, at least five of them seriously, when the ceiling or part of the balcony collapsed at a theater in London’s West End during the busy holiday season. The incident occurred about 8:15 p.m., less than an...
  • Hugh Jackman Exits Brewing Broadway Musical 'Houdini'

    Hugh Jackman has stepped away from the upcoming Broadway musical "Houdini," citing the scheduling demands of developing a new tuner as the cause of his departure from a project to which he's been attached, both formally and informally, for several years...
  • Broadway Box Office: Revving Up Before the Christmas Boom

    Who says Broadway has to wait until Christmas to start opening presents at the box office? Last week Rialto B.O., as if impatient for the spike that the current holiday week is sure to bring, began edging its way upward, with attendance on the rise and...
  • Broadway's 'Spider-Man' Is Not a Flop, At Least Not to One Theater District Restaurant

    "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" may take the title as the money-losing-est musical in Broadway history when it closes Jan. 4 -- but don't call it a flop. At least not when you're out for a meal at theater district restaurant Joe Allen. The home of a...
  • Broadway Box Office: 'Wicked' Breaks the $3 Million Barrier in Record-Breaking Christmas Week

    This year after Christmas, the floor wasn't just strewn with torn wrapping paper -- it was littered with the remains of broken Broadway records in a B.O.-busting holiday frame. "Wicked" ($3,201,333 for nine perfs) became the first show ever to top $3...
  • Quest story has lively step but strikes some flat notes

    Quest story has lively step but strikes some flat notes
    Emily Schwartz, one of Chicago's most interesting and imaginative young writers, has written a full-blown musical, one of those fractured, wry, hipster, suitable-for-everyone fairy tales that lands somewhere among "The Princess Bride," "Peter and the...
  • Broadway Box Office: 'Beautiful' Bows Ahead of Thanksgiving Bounty

    Broadway had a single new addition to the lineup last week, and even if box office for "Beautiful" wasn't quite gorgeous, it was still a promising start for a tuner that looks to tap the same vein of boomer nostalgia that helped make "Jersey Boys" a hit....