• 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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  Greetings, dear readers of the Dark, and welcome to another eerie installment of The Dark Side of Broadway. This week, we return to another   Read More ...

Monday night at 8 pm people gathered at the American Airlines Theatre to watch what had started nearly 24 hours before hand, which was the   Read More ...

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by Ashley Broder Eleven weeks…… That’s the length of the original Broadway run of Side Show. Side Show. The powerful show that had SUCH a   Read More ...

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Welcome back to another installment of Theater People, the new podcast featuring interviews with the creative forces onstage and behind the scenes. You guys, after two   Read More ...

Peter Pan

Peter Pan Live is less than three weeks away and I can no longer contain my excitement! I have about a billion reasons why I   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.                                                

  Greetings, dear readers of the Dark, and welcome to another eerie installment of The Dark Side of Broadway. This week, we return to another spooky special as we welcome back our Dark Debate. This week, the musical we debate is perhaps one of the farthest stretches we have gone as to deem whether it really is a dark musical. Set in New York’s East Village, this rock opera based   Read More ...

Monday night at 8 pm people gathered at the American Airlines Theatre to watch what had started nearly 24 hours before hand, which was the daunting task of writing an original play in 24 hours! Now your question may be, how does one complete this nearly impossible task? Well let me explain. On Sunday evening six writers, Bekah Brunsteter, Sarwat Siddiqui, Jonathon Marc Sherman, David Cross, Jiehae Park and David   Read More ...

  The BroadwaySpotted team were given the opportunity to step into the press event for Elf at Paper Mill Playhouse. Elf is the story of a human named Buddy who is an orphan that is mistakenly transported to the North Pole and raised by Santa’s elves. Now, he’s all grown up and learning how to adapt in our normal everyday life. Based on the 2003 movie, starring Will Ferrell, the musical’s   Read More ...

Here’s a new feature for Broadway Spotted called #MCM and #WCW! Every week we will post Broadway’s biggest crushes! Comment below who your crushes are and who knows, it might make it into a future post! This weeks #WCW is are the lovely side show ladies Erin Davie and Emily Padgett! After the raving reviews that have come in this week after their lovely opening night, this is a show   Read More ...

We’re now bringing you Wardrobe Wednesdays! Want to know how to dress like your favorite Broadway character (without looking like you just stepped off stage–no mic tape, please!)? That’s exactly what this weekly column is for. We’re bringing you fashion, Great White Way style. If you’d like to see a specific character, feel free to request it in a comment below and we’ll make sure it happens This week’s Wardrobe   Read More ...

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#MusicMonday (11/17/14)

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#BwaySecretSanta 2014 Sign Ups!

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