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Broadway Across America

Broadway Across America (BAA) (formerly Pace Theatrical Group, SFX Theatrical Group, and the theatre division of Clear Channel/Live Nation) is a presenter and producer of live theatrical events in the United States and Canada since 1982.[1] It is currently owned by Key Brand Entertainment (KBE), who purchased it from Live Nation in 2008.[2][3][4][5]

Through its network of presenting partners, BAA presents touring Broadway shows, family productions, and other live shows in over 40 North American venues. Shows presented include Broadway hits on tour such as Wicked, Jersey Boys, Chicago, Monty Python’s Spamalot, The Lion King, Rent, Spring Awakening, and The Phantom of the Opera. In 2008, Broadway Across America and Broadway Across Canada sold over 6.4 million tickets throughout its 40 theatres in the United States and Canada.[3]


  • 1988: Zev Buffman Theatricals [6] — Miami Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Palm Beach, Orlando, Tampa, St. Petersburg
  • 1994: Theatre League of Atlanta[7] — Atlanta
  • 1998: Magicworks Entertainment[8] — Salt Lake City
  • 1998: American Artists[9] — Boston
  • 2000: Jujamcyn Productions[10] — Minneapolis, Baltimore, Omaha, Portland, Milwaukee
  • 2007: operations at Music Hall[11][12] — Kansas City
  • 2011: theatre at Peabody Opera House[13] — St. Louis


As of October 2014, Broadway Across America presents shows at the following venues in the United States:


  1. ^ Robertson, Cambell (April 1, 2007), "A Force in Touring Hits the End of the Road",  
  2. ^ Cox, Gordon (January 24, 2008), "Live Nation sells off theater division",  
  3. ^ a b Jones, Kenneth (January 24, 2008), "Key Brand Entertainment Acquires Live Nation Tour Markets, Plans to Nurture New Work",  
  4. ^ Robertson, Campbell (January 25, 2008), "Live Nation Finds a Buyer for its Theater Business",  
  5. ^ Smith, Alistair (January 28, 2008), "Live Nation theatrical business sale finalised",  
  6. ^ Zink, Jack (November 11, 1988), "For Zev Bufman Theatricals, Exit Stage Left",  
  7. ^ "Chamberlain, Charming Star At Fox Theatre",  
  8. ^ "Magicworks Is Sold",  
  9. ^ Taylor, Markland (August 11, 1998), "Bound for Boston: SFX subsidiary gains legit house American Artists",  
  10. ^ "Twin Cities-based show producer Jujamcyn is sold to N.Y. giant SFX",  . Online archive from NewsBank
  11. ^ Trussell, Robert (August 12, 2007), "'Spamalot' is Theater League's final production",  . Online archive from NewsBank
  12. ^ Spencer, Laura (December 10, 2010), Broadway Across America and Theater League Combine Broadway Series,  
  13. ^ Johnson, Kevin C.; Newmark, Judith (September 29, 2011). "The Peabody is just beginning to take shape".  
  14. ^ Fox Cities Performing Arts Center — Appleton, WI at
  15. ^ Fox Theatre — Atlanta, GA at
  16. ^ Bass Concert Hall — Austin, TX at
  17. ^ The Hippodrome Theatre — Baltimore, MD at
  18. ^ Boston Opera House — Boston, MA at
  19. ^ Charles Playhouse — Boston, MA at
  20. ^ Citi Emerson Colonial Theatre — Boston, MA at
  21. ^ Emerson Cutler Majestic Theatre — Boston, MA at
  22. ^ Procter & Gamble Hall - Aronoff Center for the Arts — Cincinnati, OH at
  23. ^ Ohio Theatre — Columbus, OH at
  24. ^ Palace Theatre — Columbus, OH at
  25. ^ Broward Center — Fort Lauderdale, FL at
  26. ^ The Parker Playhouse — Fort Lauderdale, FL at
  27. ^ Sarofim Hall - The Hobby Center — Houston, TX at
  28. ^ Clowes Memorial Hall — Indianapolis, IN at
  29. ^ Murat Theatre at Old National Centre — Indianapolis, IN at
  30. ^ Moran Theatre Times Union Center — Jacksonville, FL at
  31. ^ Municipal Auditorium Music Hall — Kansas City, MO at
  32. ^ Muriel Kauffman Theatre - Kauffman Center — Kansas City, MO at
  33. ^ The Kentucky Center — Louisville, KY at
  34. ^ Overture Center for the Arts — Madison, WI at
  35. ^ The Adrienne Arsht Center — Miami, FL at
  36. ^ Milwaukee Theatre — Milwaukee, WI at
  37. ^ Uihlein Hall - Marcus Center — Milwaukee, WI at
  38. ^ Orpheum Theatre — Minneapolis, MN at
  39. ^ Pantages Theatre — Minneapolis, MN at
  40. ^ State Theatre — Minneapolis, MN at
  41. ^ Mahalia Jackson Theater — New Orleans, LA at
  42. ^ Saenger Theatre — New Orleans, LA at
  43. ^ Orpheum Theater (NE) — Omaha, NE at
  44. ^ Segerstrom Center for the Arts — Costa Mesa, CA at
  45. ^ Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre — Orlando, FL at
  46. ^ Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts — Orlando, FL at
  47. ^ Benedum Center for the Performing Arts — Pittsburgh, PA at
  48. ^ Heinz Hall — Pittsburgh, PA at
  49. ^ Keller Auditorium — Portland, OR at
  50. ^ Abravanel Hall — Salt Lake City, UT at
  51. ^ Capitol Theatre — Salt Lake City, UT at
  52. ^ Kingsbury Hall — Salt Lake City, UT at
  53. ^ The Majestic Theatre — San Antonio, TX at
  54. ^ The Paramount Theatre — Seattle, WA at
  55. ^ Peabody Opera House — St. Louis, MO at
  56. ^ ASU Gammage — Tempe, AZ at


External links

  • Broadway Across America
  • Key Brand Entertainment, Inc.
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