What was the first broadway show in history?

Answer There is much debate as to what show can be considered the first Broadway production, as the location of the most fashionable New York City theaters has meandered a bit throughout the years. Even i... Read More »

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When did the musical"Cats"become the longest-running show in the history of Broadway?

"Cats" became the longest-running Broadway show in history on June 19, 1997, when it passed "A Chorus Line." It reached that mark with 6,138 performances, and eventually closed after 7,485 performa... Read More »

Which show holds the record as the longest playing show on broadway?

The longest running Broadway show opened on January 9, 1988. "Phantom of the Opera" opened at the Majestic Theatre in 1988 and in the same year won seven Tony Awards including best Musical.Source:... Read More »

History of Broadway in New York, NY?

According to NYC Tourist, Broadway, also known as "The Great White Way," refers to the midtown section of the Broadway street in New York City that connects downtown Manhattan to the Bronx. This ar... Read More »

A Brief History of Broadway & Stage Dance?

Broadway is a truly American phenomenon. Though musical theater and dance are popular around the world, only New York City can boast having the "Great White Way." Broadway refers to the 40 theater... Read More »