The good news for theatre fans this week on Broadway is that tickets for the top shows list have decreased in price significantly compared to last week. “Cabaret” makes the cut for the second straight week, but this time as the top priced Broadway show this week and represents the only show that have tickets with an asking average price of over $500. Here are the top five Broadway shows of the week, by average price, on the secondary market.
2/6/15 - Cabaret | Avg. Price: $527.01 | Get-in Price: $437
This Friday, the top priced Broadway show on the secondary market, “Cabaret,” has an 8pm showing at Studio 54. Cabaret tickets have a current average price of $527.01, with a get-in price of $437. This Broadway production stars Alan Cumming and Emma Stone that tells the story of a seedy nightclub in 1930’s Berlin.
2/3/15 - The Curious Incident of the Dog in The Night Time | Avg. Price: $491.80 | Get-in Price: $141
“The Curious Incident” Broadway production continues to find its way on the top shows list, now on a five week run. Tickets for Tuesday’s 7pm showing at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre have a current average price of $491.80 on the secondary market, with a get-in price of $141.
2/6/15 - Elephant Man | Avg. Price: $484.13 | Get-in Price: $332
Two-time Academy Award Nominee Bradley Cooper stars in this Tony Award winning classic “Elephant Man”, which is based on the real life of Joseph Merrick, a 19th century British man who becomes a star of the traveling freak show circuit. Elephant Man tickets for this Friday’s 8pm showing at the Booth Theatre have a current secondary average price of $484.13, with a get-in price of $332.
2/3/15 - Book of Mormon | Avg. Price: $419.47 | Get-in Price: $173
Considered one of the best musicals and winner of nine Tony Awards in 2011, the “Book of Mormon” has a 7pm showing at the Eugene O’neill Theatre Tuesday night. The Book of Mormon tickets have an average price of $419.47 on the secondary market, with a get-in price of $173.
2/7/15 - Fish in the Dark | Avg. Price: $349.86 | Get-in Price: $127
“A Fish in the Dark” is a new Broadway show opening at the Cort Theatre this week as Seinfeld co-creator Larry David stars in this comedy that focuses on 15 characters dealing with a death in the family. Tickets this Saturday have a current secondary average price of $349.86, with a get in price of $127.