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Unformatted text preview: The Producer is in charge of: Finding theatre Finding play to believe in Finding investors ($) Assembling business and artistic staff Overseeing everyone’s work Salaries, Programs, Scenery, Tickets, Lighting, Taxes New York, New York-Broadway Represents tradition of the success-Oriented, expensive, star-studded, professional theatre-E.g The producers, Nicholas Nickleby, The Phantom of the Opera, Beauty & The Beast, Damn Yankees, Cats, Wicked-Replicated by touring companies-Off Broadway-Located many blocks from Broadway-Solutions to high production costs and excessive union demands Areas of Cost-Show expenses: Properties, Costumes, Music and musicians, Scripts, Royalties Advertising and Publicity Theatre Expenses: Theatre Rental, Utilities, Maintenance, Reserve Fund, Box Office Operation, Miscellaneous Theatre is a business- artist and management must work together...
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2012 for the course TAR 103 taught by Professor Yarnelle during the Fall '08 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.
- Fall '08