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I’ve got the mouse on my mind.

I was looking at a bunch of different Broadway budgets recently and I wanted to compare the budgeted breakevens with what the market was currently bearing. I wanted to see what shows were grossing over $700k, even in the tourist-free winter months, so I flipped open my Variety and here’s what I found: Broadway Grosses …

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It’s not the size of your lever.

A little Pumbaa told me an interesting tid-bit recently: During the first week of performances of the national tour of The Lion King in each city, the local ABC affiliate does a half-hour television special on the arrival of the show, featuring interviews with cast members, a behind the scenes look at the costumes and …

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I’m gonna have people start calling me Kenneth . . .

Only so there’s the slight chance they’ll confuse me with this Kenneth . . .   The story for Kenneth Cole started four years ago when savvy designer Kenneth Cole had a bright idea. After lining up factories, and going to Europe to design a collection of shoes, his idea was to borrow a 40 …

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Favorite Quotes: Volume III

“There are potentially more talented writers and directors than I working in shoe stores and Burger Kings across the nation; the difference is I was willing to put in the nine years of effort and they weren’t.” – 3 time Academy Award nominee, Frank Darabont This blog should be categorized under REALLY favorite quotes, because …

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