SOURCE: TicketNetwork


April 27, 2012 10:00 ET

Death of a Salesman Revival: A Big Hit on Broadway

SOUTH WINDSOR, CT--(Marketwire - Apr 27, 2012) - The most recent revival of Arthur Miller's award-winning drama Death of a Salesman has taken Broadway by storm.

After beginning previews on February 13, 2012, Death of a Salesman quickly became one of the top-selling theater shows on, rivaling fan favorites like Anything Goes and How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying in total sales. According to data from*, the average price per ticket sold was $204, the second highest average ticket price next to The Book of Mormon.

The latest incarnation of the play stars Philip Seymour Hoffman, Andrew Garfield, and Linda Emond. Willy Loman (Hoffman) is a salesman who has been having issues with both his work and his mental health. His wife, Linda (Emond), becomes concerned and asks him to get help from his boss. Meanwhile, the couple's son Biff (Garfield) tries to prove himself by starting his own business. The original 1949 play won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama as well as the Tony Award for Best Play.

The average price for remaining tickets on the TicketNetwork® Exchange* is $350. Death of a Salesman tickets are available for the remainder of the limited run, which ends June 2, 2012.

*As of 4/24/2012 1:00 p.m. ET. Prices may fluctuate based on market demand.

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