• Oct : 9 : 2013 - The Lyceum Theater is the oldest on Broadway (opened in 1903).
  • Sep : 20 : 2013 - The Tony Award-winning play with the shortest title was Da (1978).
  • Sep : 15 : 2013 - In 1912 New York City theaters became desegregated.
  • Sep : 10 : 2013 - Most New York City Broadway theaters omit the row “I” in their seating to avoid confusion with the number one.
  • Sep : 6 : 2013 - The Actors’ Equity contract was signed on September 6, 1991 after an actors strike right before curtain call lasted almost a month.

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    Week Three is complete and you’ve got your choices down to the TOP FOUR! Vote this week, and next Sunday I’ll announce the   Read More ...

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I am THRILLED to announce that the incredibly talented #SpideyBoys trio (Brandon Rubendall, Adam Roberts, and Jake Odmark) will be making their live debut at   Read More ...

By Mike Hallinan Greetings, dear readers of the dark, and welcome to yet another eerie edition of the Dark Side of Broadway. As we have documented, dear readers, many musicals of the macabre have attained high degrees of success on the Great Fright Way. The show spook-lighted this week…did not. Based on a cult hit favorite of the silver screen, the stage adaptation would not achieve the success of its   Read More ...

These are the tweets of the week, folks. Little blips and blurbs of awesomeness from some of Broadway’s best in 140 characters or less.

Born August 29, 1986 in The Bronx, New York. Lea is best known for originating the role of Wendla in the 2007 Tony Award winning Best Musical, Spring Awakening. She also stars in Fox’s hit show, Glee, which will wrap up its final season this year. Her other acting credits include Les Miserables (1995), Ragtime (1998), Fiddler on the Roof (2004), and in movies such as New Year’s Eve and Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return. Lea also released her debut   Read More ...

Every week we love bringing you “Tweets of the Week” which are tweets from people in the Broadway community that we find particularly entertaining. Well, I got to thinking, with the popularity of Instagram and Vine growing exponentially, it might be fun to take a look at those each week, too. So, if this is something you all like, please comment below and tell us! If it’s popular, we’ll collect fun,   Read More ...

#MusicMonday is a trend that started on Twitter over a year ago. A lot of people used it for a while and then it started to fizzle out. Well, the problem is…I liked it. I liked it a lot. So, I kept it up on my Twitter and decided to keep it up when this site started up as well. You wanna get something stuck in your head? This is   Read More ...

Born August 25, 1918 in Lawrence, Massachusetts. Died October 14, 1990. Leonard is best known for being a renowned composer, conductor, author, music lecturer, and pianist. Arguably his most famous and successful work was on the beautiful score of Broadway’s West Side Story. Some of his other works include Peter Pan (1950), Candide (1956), Wonderful Town (1953), On the Town (1944), and 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue (1976). He also was the conductor of the New York Philharmonic for an extensive period of   Read More ...

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