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Score a Ticket to Any of These 3 Trending Shows for Less Than $30!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Dec 22, 2016

Sometimes, amazing live theater can cost less than a movie ticket... even in New York City!

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The Show-Score Team Shares Their #YearInTheater
Show-Score | By Show-Score | Dec 20, 2016

We couldn't help but play along! Take a look at all the shows our team saw this year!

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Jersey Boys: Everything You Need To Know About How to See it
Show-Score | By Lauren Pokedoff | Dec 14, 2016

Learn everything you need to know about how to see Jersey Boys at Show Score: learn the plot behind this unique and successful show!

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Give the Gift of Theater With These Amazing Holiday Ticket Deals
Show-Score | By Christopher McKittrick | Dec 13, 2016

Whether you're a local theatergoer or just visiting, no one should get stuck paying full price for great shows this holiday season. Here is a sampling of ticket discounts and gift ideas available this season—including a special Show-Score Broadway offer!

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Share Your #YearInTheater and You Could Win $365!
Show-Score | By Show-Score | Dec 13, 2016

Create and share your #YearInTheater and you could win $365 for theater tickets in 2017!

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Our Favorite "Hairspray Live!" Moments
Show-Score | By Show-Score | Dec 8, 2016

We've rounded up some of our favorite "Hairspray Live!" moments! What were your favorite parts?

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Kids' Night on Broadway: Kids 18 and Under Can See These Shows for FREE
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Dec 6, 2016

On February 28th, kids 18 years old and under can see any of these participating shows for FREE if they're accompanied by a full-paying adult. Grab your tickets now!

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The Show Must Go On!
Show-Score | By Tom Melcher, Show-Score Founder and CEO | Dec 5, 2016

The entire neighborhood may have been without power, but that wasn't about to stop the Philadelphia Theatre Company.

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A New Kind of Christmas Classic at the Apollo
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Nov 28, 2016


"The First Noel" at the Apollo Theater

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This #GivingTuesday, Support Non-Profit Theater in NYC
Show-Score | By Tom Melcher, Show-Score Founder and CEO | Nov 28, 2016

Some of Broadway's best new shows got their start at non-profit theaters. And we've made it really easy for you to give back to them!

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14 Things That Make Us Thankful for Broadway
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Nov 22, 2016

Let's just say we've been changed for good.

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POLL: Which Parade Performance Are You Most Excited About?
Show-Score | By Christopher McKittrick | Nov 21, 2016

In addition to turkey, drinks, and spending time with family, Broadway fans have another reason to look forward to Thanksgiving—the live Broadway musical parade performances! 

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Another Great Way to Share Your Content on Show-Score
Show-Score | By Tom Melcher, Show-Score Founder and CEO | Nov 18, 2016
Do you have a show listed on Show-Score? Read on to discover these exciting new features for your show page: videos, photos, news, and more! Read more...

Everything You Need to Know to Enter Every Broadway Digital Lottery
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Which shows offer them? What time do they open? How do you enter? You've got questions, and we've got answers!

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POLL: "Hamilton Mixtape" Tracks and Artists Revealed: Which Are You Most Excited About?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Nov 4, 2016

Pre-orders for the "Hamilton Mixtape" are dropping today: check out the complete tracklist, artist lineup, and official album art, and tell us which one you'll be playing first!

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POLL: Should You Eat Inside a Broadway Theater?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Oct 31, 2016
Last week, we posted an article about whether or not theatergoers can eat inside a Broadway house. Our members let their voices be heard on this particular issue! Read more...

5 Great East Village Bars for a Post-Show Drink
Show-Score | By Linda Buchwald | Oct 25, 2016

When looking for a place to get a post-show drink, the main requirements are that it isn't too loud (so that you can discuss the show in detail), that it's not too far from the theater, and that it has decent drinks. And if you find yourself seeing a show at a theater in the East Village, these five places fit the bill.

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So, This Sexy "Hamilton" Halloween Costume is a Thing That You Can Purchase
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Oct 21, 2016

But please, do not do it.

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This Game Lets YOU Become a Broadway Star...So the Show-Score Team Had to Play!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Oct 18, 2016

The road to becoming a Broadway star is long and hard, filled with pitfalls, excitement, and a lucky break or two. And for every theater fan who collects show programs in binders or sings Sondheim in the shower, it's a journey that you and your five closest friends can now go on, all from the comfort of your couch!

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STAFF PICKS: The Fall shows that have us buzzing at Show-Score HQ!
Show-Score | By Deeksha Gaur | Oct 12, 2016
With an eye on everything happening on Broadway and Beyond, the Show-Score team has a unique perspective on all that New York City theater has to offer. So we asked the team to share their thoughts: of all the shows playing this fall, which shows are you most excited for? Read more...

How to Avoid the Crowds, Naked People, and Elmos in Times Square When You're Heading to a Show
Show-Score | By Raven Snook | Oct 8, 2016

These "secret" passageways in the Theater District will help you avoid the jam-packed avenues the next time you're in the area.

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Can You Eat at a Broadway Theater?
Show-Score | By Linda Buchwald | Oct 6, 2016

Part of seeing a show, at least for me, involves careful consideration of food options. Should I eat before? After? Will I need a snack at intermission? And really, most importantly, can I eat at the theater?

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Every New Yorker's Favorite Stop for Half-Price Theater Tickets: TKTS
Show-Score | By Ryan McCarthy | Sep 30, 2016

Want to check out a last minute Broadway or Off-Broadway show for 20-50% off? Hop in line at TKTS!

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The Top 4 Reasons We're So Excited About the Future of Storytelling!
Show-Score | By Sponsored Post | Sep 28, 2016

If you like “Then She Fell” and “Sleep No More”, if you’re fascinated by the intersection of technology and theater, if you can’t get enough of VR & AR, then mark your calendars for next weekend (October 7 - 9, 2016), and the Future of Storytelling Fest!

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Want 2-for-1 Tickets? Off-Broadway Week is Here!
Show-Score | By Show-Score | Sep 28, 2016

Now through October 9th, you can snag 2-for-1 tickets to dozens of Off-Broadway shows, including top-scoring favorites like "Avenue Q", "My Big Gay Italian Midlife Crisis", and "Cagney"!

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