For years, Jukebox musicals have been taking The Great White Way by storm in popularity, gross revenue, and ticket sales. There are three jukebox musicals currently on Broadway: 'Beautiful: The Carole King Musical,' 'Jersey Boys', and 'On Your Feet!.' Although all three productions have seen varying highs and lows across the ticket market, On Your Feet! continues to dominate in the genre with gross sales as well as resale ticket prices.
The Tony-winning star of 'Beautiful – The Carole King Musical' is among the Chicago-bred Broadway talent helping kick off the FWD Theatre Project.
Idina Menzel's pop-culture ascendance may have hit a tiny snag Sunday night when she lost out in the Tony Awards balloting to newcomer Jessie Mueller.
But Off- or Off-Off Broadway shows were shut out in the Play and Musical categories.
Fans will have to wait for their more intimate night with Janis Joplin Off-Broadway, but diva-themed shows are popping up all over.