• 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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  Forbidden Broadway Comes Out Swinging recently played its final performance at the Davenport Theatre on July 20th, but fear not! If you missed out on   Read More ...

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Wow, can you believe it’s been FIVE YEARS since BroadwaySpotted began?! I definitely can’t, but here we are. I wanted to do something BIG to   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. Robin first won many   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. Here at the Theater People   Read More ...

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This popular concert series makes its way to Le Poisson Rouge on July 21st at 8pm and this time, some of Broadway’s finest will be   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 ...

Introducing the BroadwaySpotted.com Rush Report – the weekly guide for cash-strapped theatergoers. Every week we send our reporters to the theater district so that you’ll know what to expect at each rush. Want to submit a rush report of your own and help keep this list up to date? Email me at spotted@broadwayspotted.com ** Don’t forget to check the Rush/Lotto Policy page for information on ticket availability and other rush   Read More ...

Here at Broadway Spotted, we decided to catalog today’s #SIP’s for you (Saturday Intermission Pic)! I suppose, for those of you who are here and don’t know about it, I should explain. #SIP is a hashtag started by Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Max Von Essen. It’s something a lot of people in Broadway, Off-Broadway and even touring productions participate in via Twitter every Saturday. They post photos of what people at   Read More ...

  Forbidden Broadway Comes Out Swinging recently played its final performance at the Davenport Theatre on July 20th, but fear not! If you missed out on your chance to see it live, the “Un-Original” Cast Album (Volume 12!) should tide you over until the hilarious Forbidden Broadway team returns once more. Track List: 1) FB Comes Out Swinging 2) Pippin 3) Matilda 4) Cinderella 5) Jason Robert Brown 6) Bridges 7)   Read More ...

  By Mike Hallinan Greetings dear readers of the dark and welcome to yet another eerie edition of the Dark Side of Broadway. This week, we return to a frequent frightful special ediiton of DSOB, our Dark Debates. This week, we debate a musical that, with help from a popular anthem of hope in the Broadway lexicon, audiences perhaps have lost the darkness that unfolds in this true story of   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.

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#MUSICMONDAY (7/28/14)

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Rush Report: July 27,...

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Forbidden Broadway Comes Out...

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The Dark Side of...

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Happy Birthday, Kristin Chenoweth!

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Primary Stages Presents “Poor...

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Happy Birthday, Krysta Rodriguez!

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