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HeadquartersNew York City, New York,
Country of originUnited States
IndustryTheatre news

BroadwayWorld is a theatre news website based in New York City covering Broadway, Off-Broadway, regional, and international theatre productions.[1][2] The website publishes theatre news, interviews, reviews, and other coverage related to theater.[1] It also includes an online message board for theater fans.[1]


The site was founded in 2003 to cover theater news.[1] As of September 2018, the website had a readership of 5.5 million monthly online visitors and an Alexa PageRank of 16,156 worldwide.[3] The site also produces annual fan-voted awards and competitions related to various types of production.[2][4][5][6]

BroadwayWorld added a pay transparency rule to its job site in March 2021 due to the advocacy of On Our Team and Costume Professionals for Wage Equity.[7]


  1. ^ a b c d Paulson, Michael (11 March 2016). "The Actress Patti Murin Takes On Broadway Chat Board". The New York Times. Archived from the original on 2018-06-17. Retrieved 2018-09-11.
  2. ^ a b Notarianni, Alicia. "Authentic Community Theatre compete for BroadwayWorld 'Best of the Decade' awards". The Herald-Mail. Hagerstown, Maryland. Retrieved 2023-08-23.
  3. ^ " Traffic, Demographics and Competitors". Alexa. Archived from the original on 2018-09-10. Retrieved 2018-09-11.
  4. ^ "Vote for us in the BroadwayWorld Awards!". CNY Playhouse. 2018-11-07. Retrieved 2021-06-11.
  5. ^ Dowd, Kristen (2020-10-06). "Clearview sophomore in BroadwayWorld competition". Mullica Hill Sun. Retrieved 2021-06-11.
  6. ^ Dunne, Susan (8 July 2020). "Connecticut teen Terrence Bogan wins national Broadway World singing contest". Hartford Courant. Retrieved 2021-06-11.
  7. ^ Ludovici, Derek (April 26, 2021). "Support our Troupes: Workers at Smaller Theaters Win Pay & Labor Equity". The Indypendent. Brooklyn, New York.