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New shows

Plays

Musicals

1 Bruce Springsteen

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Musicals

Avg length 2hr 14min

Avg ticket price $105.32

Plays

Avg length 2hr 36min

Avg ticket price $93.00

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Musicals

Avg length 2hr 14min

Avg ticket price $105.32

Plays

Avg length 2hr 36min

Avg ticket price $93.00

For the best bang for your buck, go see SpongeBob SquarePants for $0.46/min or Saint Joan for $0.35/min

Pray for a day off and see all 7hr 30min of Angels in America — the longest show this season

For the best bang for your buck, go see SpongeBob SquarePants for $0.46/min or Saint Joan for $0.35/min

Pray for a day off and see all 7hr 30min of Angels in America — the longest show this season

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If you were new on Broadway this year, you were most likely a Mean Girl, a Sponge, a Sailor, or a Witch/Wizard

But who was behind the curtain?

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Cheers!

Scott Rudin and Sonia Friedman were the busiest producers

1984

Rodgers &
Hammerstein’s
Carousel

Eugene O’Neill’s
The Iceman Cometh

Edward Albee’s
Three Tall Women

1984

Farinelli and the King

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child — Parts One and Two

Mean Girls

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34 of them worked on more than one show, and costume designer Ann Roth nailed it with 4 shows under her belt

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18 for the first time

31 looking to add one more to the bling shelf

Okay ladies, now let's get information!

A peek at gender diversity

Male

Female

Directors

Choreographers

Writers

Designers

Set

20%
80%

Costume

54%
46%

Lighting

19%
81%

Sound

4%
96%

Hair

38%
62%

Makeup

67%
33%

Crew

Stage Managers

53%
47%

Company Managers

38%
62%

Music Directors

40%
60%

Carpenters

0%
100%

Props

25%
75%

Wardrobe

65%
35%

Electricians

4%
96%

Sound

11%
89%

Hair & Makeup

71%
29%

Goodness, the whole room is crawling with men!

Goodness, the whole room is crawling with men!

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Designed by: I. Javier Ameijeiras • Developed by: Sean Patrick Henry • Data collection by: Alexander Libby, Bella Sotomayor, Florian Bouju, & Serene Lim

Notes

  • The period covered is June 2017 – April 2018.
  • Concerts/special events are not included in data. Bruce Springsteen was added for comedy.
  • Average ticket price figures were retrieved from the week ending May 13th 2018. For shows that have closed, their average ticket price was retrieved from their closing week.
  • All Producer, Creative, Cast and Crew data are based on opening night credits.
  • “Principals” include people playing a single – in some rare cases, two – specific roles throughout the production.
  • “Creatives” include Writers, Directors, Choreographers, Set Designers, Costume Designers, Hair Designers, Makeup Designers, Lighting Designers, and Sound Designers. Creative Associates and Assistants are not included in data.
  • “Crew” include carpentry, wardrobe, hair, LX, sound, props, stage management, and music direction departments.
  • Stage Managers include people listed as Production Stage Manager, Stage Manager, Assistant Stage Manager, and Production Assistant.
  • Company Managers include people listed as Company Manager and Assistant Company Manager.
  • Music Directors include people listed as Music Director or Music Supervisor.
  • Carpenters include people listed as Production Carpenter, Head Carpenter, House Carpenter, Carpenter, and Automation.
  • Props include people listed as Production Properties, Associate Properties, Head Properties, House Properties, and Properties.
  • Wardrobe includes people listed as Wardrobe Supervisor, Assistant Wardrobe Supervisor, Associate Wardrobe Supervisor, Dresser, Seamstress, and Day Work.
  • Electricians include people listed as Production Electrician, Head Electrician, House Electrician, Operator, Deck Electrician, and Follow Spot Operator.
  • Sound includes people listed as Production Sound, Head Sound, House Sound, Sound Operator, and Deck Sound.
  • Hair & Makeup includes people listed as Hair Supervisor, Assistant Hair Supervisor, Makeup Supervisor, Assistant Hair Supervisor, and Hair & Makeup.

Data Sources