Hamilton Record-Setting Broadway Run
The “hottest Broadway show” tag has been Hamilton’s all year, as the smash hit’s popularity was seemingly unstoppable even before it finally came to the Great White Way. The Lin-Manuel Miranda-penned gem officially opened at the Richard Rodgers Theatre just shy of two months ago but has already been confirmed for at least 100 more shows through Sept. 201… more
2014 in Review
As part of our end-of-the-year blog series, Live Year in Review, Vivid Seats staffers will be looking back on some of the best live events attended in 2014. In this installment, Alyssa reviews Motown the Musical from its first tour stop in Chicago this past April.
I’ve been a huge fan of Motown music my whole life. Diana Ross, the Four Tops, Marvin Gaye—you name the song, … more
Motown the Musical Tour
Written by Motown founder Berry Gordy Jr., Motown the Musical began its Broadway run in early 2013, and over a year and four Tony nods later, this show still stands as one of the liveliest, most engaging productions on stage today. Featuring more than 60 songs from the extensive and influential Motown catalog, the show is overflowing with pop hits that formed the soundtrack for many gene… more
Few rise-to-fame stories have captured the imagination as much as that of the Four Seasons. The young, Italian New Jersey natives struggled with love, ambition, and even mobsters as they rose to become one of the most iconic groups of the 1960s. This captivating narrative has been brought to life on Broadway in the long-running jukebox musical “Jersey Boys” and the production… more
On July 31, 2003, an entirely unique production opened on Broadway at the John Golden Theatre—a musical that would boldly combine the puppetry of “Sesame Street” with the adult drama of “Friends.” Ten years later, the raucously comedic “Avenue Q” is still in high demand in New York after over 4,100 performances since its debut.
Now occupying a… more