The Business of Broadway – NYU

July 12, 2016 @ 6:20 pm – 8:20 pm

Knowing the business side of the theatre world is a required skill for working in the field. Using an actual $15 million budget for a Broadway musical, learn everything about the business of mounting a production from rehearsal to closing, including major decisions and their financial and artistic ramifications. Explore how to use the many resources needed to create a Broadway hit. The course includes a backstage tour of a hit Broadway show. Topics include special events, royalties, merchandising, and promotional plans.