Things I thought I’d never say: Theater tickets are cheap.

Back in my early high school years, before the Gods of the Theater had really taken hold of my soul, I was a sports nut. And I used to look forward to this one time of year when all the major pro sports overlapped.  It’s a sweet spot of the fall when baseball is just wrapping up, basketball and the NHL are just beginning, and football is well underway.  Oh, and there’s always golf.  :-) The same sort of thing happens every fall on and off Broadway with a series of overlapping promotions that give you a chance to see a …

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There’s no labor in Broadway. But there’s no Broadway without it.

To most people in the US, Labor Day means one thing.  A day off. It’s a day of BBQs that signal the end of summer, back to school, and no more summer Fridays. When I first entered the Broadway work force, Labor Day meant another thing:  Holiday Pay (As an ATPAM member, we got a little extra in our paycheck on certain holidays – the theory being that unlike the regular work force, we didn’t get a long weekend - since the Broadway eight show a week schedule remains the same no matter what week it is). But Labor Day isn’t …

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The Most Popular Posts of the Month: August

Time for that monthly summary of what got your attention last month here at The Producer’s Perspective: The most read post of the month: 10 Shows that Stand Out at the Fringe – 2014 The most commented on post of the month: How about YOU pick the logo for my Next Broadway Show! And . . . The comment of the month is from Kristin Huffman and was in response to Another Step Forward for Online Investing. MORE POWER TO THEM! As Seth Godin said in his blog today “Part of the art of making change happen is seeing which cultural tropes are past their prime …

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piece of my heart

The Sunday Giveaway: Two tickets to Piece of My Heart Off Broadway!

I’m officially a married man! But before I head off for my honeymoon . . . we’ve got a pair of tickets to give away. One piece of marriage advice my wife (!) and I keep hearing is to give each other our hearts.  And this week’s giveaway is appropriately titled Piece of My Heart. Want to win two tickets to see this Bert Berns themed Off Broadway musical?  Comment below with your best marriage advice for a pair of newlyweds. Tracy and I will pick our favorite.  And now, let the honeymoon begin!   (Got a comment? I love ‘em, …

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