Robert Diamond

Robert Diamond The 2001 Syracuse University graduate (School of Information Studies) is also the owner of Wisdom Digital Media, an award-winning leading design company for entertainment and technology web sites. In his previous life, he held an executive position for the world's leading publisher of technology magazines, web sites and conferences and, as a result, was named among the "Top thirty magazine industry executives under the age of 30" by FOLIO Magazine.

Robert Diamond founded BroadwayWorld.com in 2003, which has now become the largest theatre web site in the world. He also serves as the site's Editor-in-Chief, covering Broadway and beyond, with specific local coverage for 100 cities in the United States, 35 countries worldwide and 10 other related areas of entertainment - including dance, opera, concerts, comedy, films, television and more.



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Industry Interview: The Beautiful Art of Selling a Long-Running Broadway ShowInterview: The Beautiful Art of Selling a Long-Running Broadway Show
Posted: Feb. 21, 2019


Industry Interview: Michael Korie, Laurence O'Keefe, Diana Son & Rachel Routh on the Dramatists Guild Foundation Fellows ProgramInterview: Korie, O'Keefe, Son & Routh on DGF Fellows
Posted: Dec. 14, 2018


Industry Interview: Mike Isaacson on Why You Should Meet Him at The Muny!Interview: Mike Isaacson on Why You Should Meet Him at The Muny!
Posted: Nov. 7, 2018


Industry Interview: Situation's Lisa Cecchini on the Broadway Trends for International AudiencesIndustry Interview: Situation's Lisa Cecchini on the Broadway Trends for International Audiences
Posted: Jan. 29, 2019


BroadwayWorld Celebrates 16th Anniversary!
May 6, 2019

Back in 2003, BroadwayWorld launched as a modest, Broadway-only 'fan site' devoted to New York theatre. Created by Robert Diamond, the site had one goal- to bring together his dual passions for technology and the arts. Early features consisted primarily of message boards, the first theatre fans' choice awards, and a content aggregator, but from there, the site grew quickly and before long, we were generating original content, ramping up with writers and photographers and expanding constantly and consistently while embracing, and exploiting the latest technologies, social media, video, and more!

BWW Exclusive: Adam Guettel Talks the Sound of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD- Plus a Clip from His Score!
April 25, 2019

Atticus Finch might be the voice we remember from To Kill a Mockingbird- the classic story that Aaron Sorkin brought to Broadway this season- but Adam Guettel is the man who made Mockingbird sing. The Broadway composer traded musical theatre for drama this season as he created the score for the critically-praised hit. Below, Guettel tells us all about how he found the sound of the play, and shares an exclusive clip from the To Kill a Mockingbird score.

Industry Interview: The Beautiful Art of Selling a Long-Running Broadway Show
February 21, 2019

A key component to the show's longevity is the work of Broadway marketing agency Serino Coyne. Below, Vice President of Creative Strategy Thomas Callahan and Director of Marketing and Communications, Diana Salameh tell us all about what goes into selling a musical with such staying power.

Industry Interview: Situation's Lisa Cecchini on the Broadway Trends for International Audiences
January 29, 2019

On Tuesday, November 27th, New World Stages hosted the first-ever TRENDING BROADWAY. It was a day spent fully immersed in conversation about key trends across culture, technology, and media that are shaping the future of the Broadway business.

Industry Interview: Michael Korie, Laurence O'Keefe, Diana Son & Rachel Routh on the Dramatists Guild Foundation Fellows Program
December 14, 2018

The Dramatists Guild of America is the originator of the Dramatists Guild Fellows program, with a mission is to enhance the sense of community among developing American dramatists by offering a year-long workshop designed to augment their training with practical experience and career information resources.

Industry Interview: Mike Isaacson on Why You Should Meet Him at The Muny!
November 7, 2018

For 101 seasons, The Muny has brought a little bit of Broadway to St. Louis, as one of the country's premier institutions in musical theatre. As the nation's largest outdoor musical theatre, the venue produces seven world-class musicals each year and welcomes over 400,000 theatregoers over a nine-week summer season.

Industry Interview: Trafalgar Releasing Gives Us the Scoop on Expanding in the US with AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, RED, THE KING AND I & More
September 12, 2018

We chatted recently with Trafalgar Releasing's CEO Marc Allenby, and recently hired senior VP, programming and acquisitions Kymberli Frueh to get the scoop on everything the company is up to, the current state of event cinema and so much more. 

Industry Interview: Inside the All But Chill Life of Jennifer Ashley Tepper
September 4, 2018

Does anyone still wear a hat? Jennifer Ashley Tepper does... and this year she is wearing all of them. 

Industry Interview: Wolf of Broadway- Meet Tony-Winning Producer, Orin Wolf
July 16, 2018

Just over a month ago, Orin Wolf was celebrating a whooping ten Tony wins for his little musical that could- The Band's Visit. As the big winner at the 72nd Annual Tony Awards on June 10, the new show not only swept the ceremony, but it found a place in history with some of Broadway's most awarded musicals- a producer's dream.

Industry Interview: How the Broadway League Is Helping International Tourists Plan Ahead for Broadway
April 20, 2018

As the weather warms up, the streets of New York City's theatre district begin to fill with tourists, who trek from the far corners of the world for a chance to see a Broadway show. But do they always get to see the show they came for?

Industry Interview: How Charity Network and the Miranda Family Are Making the World a Better Place
April 11, 2018

As BroadwayWorld recently reported, 'Lin-Manuel Miranda and Charity Network Rise Up for Good' has been nominated for best campaign in the Social - Public Service & Activism category in the 22nd Annual Webby Awards.

Industry Interview: Tom Viola and the Evolution of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
May 27, 2018

For the past thirty years, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has been a vital part of the theatre community, and Tom Viola has been around to nurture its growth since the organization's inception in 1988.

Industry Interview: Inside the Mind of Jujamcyn Theaters' Jordan Roth!
March 15, 2018

What do Frozen, Angels in America, Mean Girls, Springsteen on Broadway, The Book of Mormon, and Kinky Boots have in common? Two words: Jordan Roth.

Exclusive: Catching up with the Original Phantom, Michael Crawford as THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Turns 30 on Broadway
January 24, 2018

To celebrate this amazing milestone, we checked in by phone with Michael Crawford, from New Zealand. As many know, along with a long career creating numerous roles, the star also inspired the creation of this very web site. After I saw the production myself in 1994, my father said 'If you thought that was great, you need to hear the original...' And, the rest is BroadwayWorld history.

Industry Interview: Inside the World of Broadway PR with Matt Polk!
January 8, 2018

Who does Broadway turn to to get noticed? Two words: Press agents.

Industry Interview: Inside AKA NYC's World of Creative, Integrated, Digital and Experiential Advertising & Marketing
December 6, 2017

Furze and Moore were recently joined by Executive Creative Director Bashan Aquart and SVP of Creative Strategy and Experiential Design Amanda Blackman for a chat with BroadwayWorld about the AKA vision, how it all got started, and where the industry is headed.

Industry Interview: Scott Sanders Is Breaking the Mold to Create Experiential Entertainment for All
November 21, 2017

Broadway producer Scott Sanders is the mastermind behind this kind of experiential entertainment and he's telling us all about how the concept came to be.

Industry Interview: Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig's KINKY BOOTS are Made for Running
November 14, 2017

Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig's boots are made for running... on Broadway.

Industry Interview: A Little Perspective- Ken Davenport Wants to Teach You How to Produce for Broadway
October 29, 2017

Theatre is a multi-faceted industry built on collaboration, creativity and commitment. Whether you are a writer, director, producer, or any other profession within the theatre, it's essential to know how each facet of our business works together to put on a production.

Industry Interview: Get Situated with Damian Bazadona- President of Situation Interactive!
October 11, 2017

Situation Interactive is a digital-first marketing agency that works with many of the world's leading arts, entertainment and media brands including Wicked the Musical, Major League Soccer, Bravo TV, and the Metropolitan Opera.



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