money

I owe a lot of people a lot of money.

The stagehands are going on strike tomorrow morning, which means I lost my bet. But, as an Off-Broadway producer of three shows that will be up and running throughout the strike, I am happy to pay up.  🙂 I’ll comment more on the strike and why I was wrong later.  Right now I’ve got a few things …

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poker

Not everyone should play poker.

Anyone that has played a lot of poker knows that if you get a player that sits down at the table that doesn’t know how to play very well, it can really affect your game. Oh, you’d think you could just take all of their money pretty easily, but it’s not that simple. Bad players …

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theater

Size does matter . . .

But not in the way you think. General Managers and Producers are always trying to figure out how to make shows work economically. The old trick is that if it’s not working in a specific theater . . . put it in a bigger one!  Your Gross Potential goes up, and therefore when you show …

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houston

Houston, we have a distribution problem.

Broadway is in the heart of Times Square in New York City . . . and nowhere else. And, no matter how much I want to get a petition going to move it to sunny southern California, it doesn’t look like it’s going anywhere soon. Broadway isn’t like Tide detergent, available in every grocery store …

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