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  Los Angeles' Broadway theatre district (and the Last Remaining Seats program)
Broadway - a main north/south thoroughfare in downtown Los Angeles - is home to a notable collection of grand old motion picture palaces, most of which date back to the 1920's and 1930's.
Two of the historic former theatres are now being used as churches, two or three of them are used exclusively for "location" work (where movies and TV shows are shot), and some of the theatres are closed - and in danger of being demolished.
Not an inch of the interior was left undecorated, from the elegant stage curtains and ornate balcony, to the intricately-carved ceiling of its lobby.
www.seeing-stars.com /Theatres/BroadwayDistrict.shtml   (2141 words)

  
  Broadway theatre - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Broadway theatre, or a Broadway show, refers to a performance (usually a play or musical) staged in one of the thirty-nine larger professional theatres located in the New York City borough of Manhattan, with 500 seats or more, that appeal to the mass audience.
Broadway plays and musicals have their roots in 19th century American dramatic forms such as vaudeville and burlesque in interaction with the influences of European grand opera, operetta, and Realist drama.
Broadway theatres are usually run by a producing organization (e.g.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Broadway_theatre   (1231 words)

  
 Broadway theatre
Broadway theatre is often considered the highest professional form of theatre in the United States.
Broadway theatre, or a Broadway show, refers to a performance (usually a play or musical) staged in one of the thirty-nine larger professional theatres located in New York City, with 500 seats or more, that appeal to the mass audience.
While the term "Broadway" comes from the street, Broadway, not all Broadway theatres are located on this street.
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 Broadway Tickets - Cheap Broadway Musicals Theatre and Play Tickets
Broadway theatre is often considered the highest professional form of theatre in the United States.
Broadway theatre, or a Broadway show, refers to a performance (usually a play or musical) staged in one of the thirty-nine larger professional theatres located in New York City, with 500 seats or more, that appeal to the mass audience.
Both musicals and stage plays on Broadway and in their respective tours often rely on casting well-known performers in leading roles to draw larger audiences or bring in new audience members to the theatre.
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 Theatre History - Broadway in Chicago
The theatre's distinctive characteristics included a lobby richly appointed in huge decorative mirrors and breche violet and white marble, which swept majestically through a succession of lobbies and foyers; great wall surfaces enhanced with gold leaf and wood decorations; and 2,500 plush, roomy seats.
The theatre was originally opened as the flagship of vaudeville's legendary Orpheum Circuit, and among the stars believed to have played the Palace in its early years are Jimmy Durante, Mae West, Jack Benny, Sophie Tucker and Bob Hope.
The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, an independent not-for-profit organization, is committed to presenting the finest in international, cultural and community programming in Chicago, and to the continued restoration and preservation of the Historic National Landmark Theatre.
www.broadwayinchicago.com /theatreinfo_history.php   (1102 words)

  
 Broadway Theatre League | What We Do   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Broadway Theatre League (BTL) is proud to present Broadway hits on national tour from New York City to you!
The Broadway Theatre League was established in 1959 as part of a nationwide network of leagues committed to bringing Broadway shows to communities across the country, by way of touring companies.
Broadway Theatre League is committed to providing educational opportunities for local children and young adults interested in a career in the performing arts.
www.broadwaytheatreleague.com /what_we_do.php   (278 words)

  
 About The Friends of The Broadway Theatre   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The organization is dedicated to the preservation and renovation of the historical Broadway Theatre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, and to its promotion as a mid-size venue for film and live performances.
The Mission of the Friends of the Broadway Theatre is to serve the arts and entertainment interests of the public by offering film and live performance in a community-owned and -operated heritage building.
The Broadway Theatre fills a niche by providing a consistent and independent venue for provincial, regional, national, and even international festivals of film (most mainstream facilities are tied to North American distributors; 95% of films shown in Canada are American).
www.broadwaytheatre.ca /aboutus.htm   (1010 words)

  
 Live Broadway   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Broadway refers to the plays, musicals, and special attractions presented in any of 39 designated playhouses in Manhattan’s Theatre District, or on tour to Broadway theatres across North America.
Touring Broadway shows visit as many as 140 North American cities each year, playing in a variety of venues, from lovingly restored downtown playhouses to regional performing arts centers to university arts complexes.
All Broadway theatres offer orchestra seating on the main floor of the theatre, and mezzanine seating one level up (the mezzanine at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre is called the "loge").
www.livebroadway.com /faq.html   (1267 words)

  
 Broadway Theatre Tickets - Sell/Buy TIITLE Ticket - Broadway Theatre Resources - Information
We are able to provide access to Broadway Theatre tickets for events through our contacts and various sources.
Broadway Theatre Ticket prices and availability are subject to change at any time.
Broadway Theatre Ticket deliveries are guaranteed no later than the day before the event unless stated otherwise, however every effort will be made to deliver Broadway Theatre tickets as early as possible.
www.nwtix.com /Broadway_Theatre_Tickets.html   (361 words)

  
 Broadway Tickets, Broadway Theater Tickets - Broadway Shows, Broadway Theatre, and Broadway Play Tickets
We are not affiliated with any venue, Broadway play, Ticketmaster® or any box office.
As theatre ticket brokers we also buy broadway play tickets from the public.
Thank you for your interest in Broadway Theater Tickets and NY Broadway shows.
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 Broadway Theatre
Additional restrooms are located down one flight of stairs to the lower lounge, and up 1 1/2 flights of stairs.
There are no steps into the theatre from the sidewalk.
This page updated Sunday, November 18, 2007 7:27:37 PM Copyright © 2007 The New York Theatre Experience, Inc. All rights reserved.
www.nytheatre.com /nytheatre/broadway.htm   (123 words)

  
 Cinema Treasures | Broadway Theatre
This theatre dates back to the 30's and was remodeled in the mid 60's, most of the original decor has been removed.
As the Broadway remained open until 1929, when it was demolished to make way for an expansion to the May Company, it would have made sense for Tally to revive the New Broadway name for this theatre at 428 S. Broadway.
So, the theatre must have opened in very late 1924 or early 1925 as the New Broadway Theater, and then dropped the "New" from its name before March of 1926 (assuming that the Times' reporters got the names right.) The building's owners were lucky to get such a reliable tenant as the Broadway.
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 Broadway Shows   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The 39 venues designated as Broadway theatres are located in a relatively small geographic region.
With only a couple of exceptions, Broadway theaters are located in the area between 41st Street and 52nd Street, and between Avenue of the Americas (Sixth Avenue) and Eighth Avenue.
Broadway productions are often enormous in scale, costing millions to produce, and sometimes feature some of the most popular and entertaining actors in the world.
www.entertainment-link.com /broadway/shows.asp   (1328 words)

  
 Palace Theatre
The Palace Theatre is located on the southeast corner of 7th Avenue and 47th Street.
It was conceived by theatre impresario Martin Beck, who lost control of 75% of the Palace by the time it opened, but kept control of the booking of acts.
The Palace Theatre, which was originally attached to a 12-story office building, was designed by architects Kirchoff and Rose.
www.nytix.com /Links/Broadway/Theaters/palace.html   (414 words)

  
 California Musical Theatre
The glitz and the glamour – the excitement and the anticipation – the polish and the professionalism of Broadway are hosted in the Capital Region at the Sacramento Community Center Theater.
The Broadway series regularly draws theatre-lovers from the Oregon border to western Nevada and throughout the Central Valley.
As a non-profit, California Musical Theatre is committed to enriching Sacramento with a Broadway series that represents both the highest quality and greatest diversity of musical theatre.
www.californiamusicaltheatre.com /index.cfm?page=622158   (201 words)

  
 This is not Andrew Lloyd Webber
BROADWAY IS We've been receiving many calls regarding the stagehands' strike.
Westchester Broadway Theatre is not effected as we operate under a different contract.
Not to be thwarted, would-be Broadway theatre goers have been making reservations at WBT.
www.broadwaytheatre.com   (223 words)

  
 Broadway Theatre on Broadway | The Shubert Organization
The Broadway Theatre is one of only five playhouses that front on the street named Broadway.
The theatre went “legit” from 1930 to 1934, when it was re-christened the Broadway.
The large size of the theatre (1,765 seats) made it ideal for musical comedies, and its large stage, originally built to accommodate an orchestra to accompany silent films, proved large enough for aircraft.
www.shubertorganization.com /theatres/broadway.asp   (553 words)

  
 The Broadway Theatre
We have two great venues: the Main Theatre seating 800 and the Studio Theatre seating 100.
The main theatre's autumn and winter programme includes our popular pantomime, which this year is Aladdin, amongst a wide selection of shows for all the family.
Sign up for news updates of what's on at The Broadway and be entered into our monthly draw for FREE THEATRE TICKETS...
www.broadwaytheatre.org.uk   (161 words)

  
 Broadway Theatre - New York Rangers Tickets - Toronto Maple Leaf Ticket - FindTicketsFast.com
Our broadway and theatre tickets can be sorted by price, or section to help you find the exact tickets you are looking for any future broadway show or theatre event you want to attend.
Broadway tickets information is also available from our customer service dept. We can supply you will helpful information about seat numbers, venue maps, and major Broadway Theatre dates as well as help you pick out the right seats if you are not familiar with a particular venue or arena.
We office such as large selection of broadway theatre tickets which include premium, and sold out theatre show events that we can usually get broadway theatre tickets for almost everyone.
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 MTI Showcase: Westchester Broadway Theatre
The theatre, formerly known as AN EVENING DINNER THEATRE, which was 200 yards south of our current facility, opened its doors for business on July 9th, 1974.
Since that time, Westchester Broadway Theatre has been in continuous operation 52 weeks a year for the last 30 years.
Like Broadway, WBT has eight performances each week between Wednesdays and Sundays, and the number of weeks a show may run varies from ten to seven-teen weeks depending on the show or time of year.
www.mtishows.com /showcases/2004_Jul_WestchesterBroadway.asp   (640 words)

  
 Broadway Theatre Tickets - Maps, Events, Seating Chart - Ticket Brokers
Please Note: Broadway Theatre tickets may be sold for more than the price listed on the ticket.
Unless specifically stated, we are not affiliated with any official Broadway Theatre website, any Broadway Theatre box office or any Broadway Theatre fan clubs, partners, or sponsors.
If you would like to attend an event at Broadway Theatre, Coast To Coast Tickets can get you in the door and into great seats.
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 Broadway Tickets –Broadway Theatre Tickets, Broadway Show Tickets, Broadway Ticket Brokers @ PreferredTicket.com
Broadway Tickets are on-sale now at PreferredTicket.com, a Broadway ticket broker.
If you are looking for Broadway theatre tickets such as Wicked tickets, Jersey Boys tickets, Lion King tickets, Odd Couple tickets or Monty Python Spamalot tickets, you can buy them safe and secured from us.
PreferredTicket.com has been selling discount Broadway tickets for over 20 years and can accommodate any Broadway theatre ticket order.
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 Visa USA | Personal | Spotlight on Broadway
From behind-the-scenes Broadway tours to special offers on the hottest shows, Visa is your best connection to the magic of Broadway.
The ultimate gift for Broadway enthusiasts, the Broadway Visa Gift Card allows your friends and business associates to easily choose tickets to their favorite shows on the most convenient dates.
Available in various denominations, the Broadway Visa Gift card can be used to purchase tickets to any show at the 39 Broadway playhouses in New York, as well as at the 140 other cities that touring Broadway shows visit every year.
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 Broadway Theatre Tickets - New York Broadway Theatre Schedule Dates and Concert Ticket NY Brokers
Broadway producers, striking stagehands to resume talks (The West Australian) Broadway producers will talk with striking stagehands tomorrow in a bid to break a two week stoppage that has brought the lights down across New York’s theatre district.
Broadway strike talks to resume on Sunday (Straits Times) NEW YORK - NEGOTIATIONS between Broadway producers and theatre owners and striking stagehands will resume on Sunday for the first time in a week, both sides said on Saturday.
Talks to resume on Broadway dispute (Newsday) Opposing sides in the Broadway labor dispute are due back at the table Sunday morning in an attempt to end the two-week work stoppage that has wreaked havoc on the theater industry, midtown Manhattan businesses and the plans of thousands of tourists.
www.ticketwood.com /venues/Broadway-Theatre-Tickets/index.php   (2260 words)

  
 SHN: Broadway theatre, shows & events in San Francisco - The Curran Theatre   (Site not responding. Last check: )
From the cozy lobby through the intimate auditorium to the back of house, the Curran is more like a Broadway theatre than any other in the country.
This charming theatre is a vibrant example of San Francisco's rich theatrical and architectural heritage.
As you settle in your seat, there’s a fleeting image of an animated Jazz Age audience awaiting the theatre’s 1922 premiere performance.
www.bestofbroadway-sf.com /theatres/index.asp?key=44   (189 words)

  
 Frequently Asked Questions about our Phoenix Dinner Theatre - Arizona Broadway Theatre
As a courtesy to audience members and performers, babies are generally not permitted in the theatre.
As a courtesy to all Arizona Broadway Theatre guests and performers, please silence pagers, cell phones and all other devices when in the theatre, especially during the performance.
The entire Arizona Broadway Theatre is a smoke-free environment.
www.azbroadwaytheatre.com /faq.html   (611 words)

  
 Broadway Theatre Newsletter- plays, reviews, discount tickets
You are invited to join The Actors Fund, the national organization which serves over 8,000 performing arts and entertaining professionals across the country.
Professionals in film, television, radio, theatre, opera, dance and music all turn to the Actors Fund in times of need.
Broadway Theatre Newsletter, created in 1976 as a print publication, was transformed in 2001 into a website publication: www.Broadway-Theatre-Newsletter.com
www.broadway-theatre-newsletter.com   (496 words)

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