Ken Davenport's Your Broadway Genius Celebrates 10 Years
Your Broadway Genius, the boutique group sales ticketing agency owned and operated by Broadway Producer Ken Davenport, celebrates 10 years in business today, April 13th, 2017.
Founded in 2007 by Mr. Davenport, Your Broadway Genius is a one stop shop for all group reservations to Broadway, Off Broadway, and beyond. The company has sold more than 212,500 tickets since its inception, totaling over $17,000,000 in Broadway ticket sales. Your Broadway Genius sales representatives have processed over 10,000 bookings for groups from every state in the country, as well as internationally.
Ken Davenport says, "I founded Your Broadway Genius to help sell tickets to my very first Off Broadway show, and I'm so proud that my team has been able to expand it to help folks from all over the world see Broadway shows. We know getting tickets to shows can be a daunting experience for consumers, especially groups, which is why our mission is to get people the best tickets at the best prices without the drama. We leave that for the stage."
Led by Group Sales Director MaryCatherine Sughrue, Your Broadway Genius offers a speedy ticketing process, flexible payment options, and highly personalized customer service. In addition to saving up to 50% off retail ticket prices, Your Broadway Genius clients can also take advantage of talkbacks and workshops with Broadway performers, as well as Broadway walking tours with certified tour guides.
"There is nothing like sitting in a Broadway theatre, full of anticipation and wonder as the lights dim and the curtain rises. Providing services that help groups from around the country experience that magic is my passion. It's why we do it." says Ms. Sughrue.
Ken Davenport is a Broadway producer whose credits include Deaf West Theatre's Spring Awakening (Tony nomination), It's Only a Play, Macbeth starring Alan Cumming, Godspell, Kinky Boots (Broadway - Tony Award, National Tour, Toronto, Australia, and West End), The Visit (Tony nomination), Mothers and Sons (Tony nomination), The Bridges of Madison County (National Tour), Allegiance, Chinglish, Oleanna starring Bill Pullman and Julia Stiles, Speed-the-Plow, Will Ferrell's You're Welcome America (Tony nomination), Blithe Spirit starring Angela Lansbury (Broadway, West End and National Tour), and 13.
Off-Broadway, Ken has produced Daddy Long Legs, Altar Boyz (Co-Conceiver), My First Time (Author), The Awesome 80s Prom (Creator), That Bachelorette Show!(Creator), and Miss Abigail's Guide to Dating, Mating, & Marriage (Author). Ken's productions have been produced internationally in over 25 countries around the world.
Ken's unique production and marketing style has garnered him international attention, including two front page articles in the NY Times and features on MSNBC, Rock Center, Fox News, BBC, and his favorite, a mention in Jay Leno's monologue on "The Tonight Show." Named one of Crain's "40 Under Forty," Ken is one of the co-founders of TEDxBroadway, and was featured on a national commercial for Apple's iPhone. He created the best-selling Broadway board game Be A Broadway Star and runs a number of theatrical websites including DidHeLikeIt.com. His blog, TheProducersPerspective.com, has been featured in Vanity Fair, New York Magazine, The Gothamist and more.
Upcoming projects include his original musical Gettin' The Band Back Together, which premiered at George Street Playhouse, and revivals of Once on This Island, The Great White Hope and Mass Appeal, as well as the movie, Band Dorks. For more information, visit www.KenDavenport.com.
To learn more about Your Broadway Genius, visit www.YourBroadwayGenius.com or call 877-943-2929.