Presentation on theme: "+ Finding Theatre and Getting Tickets Chapter 11."— Presentation transcript:
+ Finding Theatre and Getting Tickets Chapter 11
+ 5 WAYS THEATRE INFORMS AUDIENCES Direct Mail Most Effective Mailing lists from other Arts organizations Print Ads and Announcements Comparatively inexpensive Marquees Newspapers Calendar of Events Radio and Television ads and Announcements Buy Ad space Most local radio stations will do personal interviews Buy commercial spots Televised community calendars
+ Telemarketing Illegal in many states. Internet Most common source of information Common Theatre Sites: 1. Theatre District International a. www.broadway.com www.broadway.com 2. American Theatre Web a) www.americantheaterweb.com www.americantheaterweb.com 3. Theatre Central a) www.playbill.com www.playbill.com 4. Theatremania a) www.theatremania.com www.theatremania.com 5. Dallas/Fort Worth and outer areas a) http://dfwonstage.com/ http://dfwonstage.com/ Cellular Devices iPhone twitter iPad
+ Ticket Tips Single Tickets Season Tickets Group Tickets Student Rush Tickets Ticket Sites Anytimetickets.com Ticketmaster.com Telecharge.com BroadwayBox.com A ticket is a legally binding contract with the management of the theatre.