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The Best Quotes about Broadway
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Beautiful Quotes about Broadway
Give my regards to Broadway –
The dumbing down of the country reflects itself on Broadway. The shows get dumber, and the public gets used to them. –
They bring in their trees and stand them up on the pavements so that swaths of Broadway are suddenly transformed into dark, pine-scented avenues. –
They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway. They say there’s always magic in the air. -The Drifters
I love the Broadway audiences, who relish live drama and don’t hesitate to display their enthusiasm. -Ian McKellen
Come on along and listen to the lullaby of Broadway -Jimmy Rushing
I want people to be obsessed with Broadway and theatre as much as I am. -Frankie Grande
If you have something important to say, Broadway and New York are great places to say it. -Yakov Smirnoff
Don’t bring a frown to old Broadway. -Jack Parker
Every day of my life, I wish I was on Broadway. It’s my favorite place. It’s my heart; it’s my soul. -Frankie Grande
My one ambition was to go to Broadway, and I never gave up on that dream. -David Hasselhoff
There’s nothing that can match Broadway for stature and dignity. -Sammy Davis, Jr.
Broadway’s dark tonight, a little bit weaker than you used to be -The GooGoo Dolls
I enjoyed the courtroom as just another stage but not so amusing as Broadway. -Mae West
I certainly wanted my name in lights. I wanted my name on a marquee. I wanted recognition on Broadway. -Stephen Sondheim
Broadway! Broad-way! I don’t aspire to the middle. I aspire to the tip-tip-top of it all. -Billy Porter
I like the fact that some of your favorite Broadway musicals are not made into movies. -Chance The Rapper
I had a hardscrabble childhood with my parents. I have a lot of baggage. To come down to the footlights and accept the audience’s affection inside a Broadway theater – that didn’t come easily to me. -Bette Midler
I’ve seen the lights go out on Broadway. I saw the ruins at my feet. -Billy Joel
Initially, I wanted to be an ice skater, but then when I was 13 I saw Bye Bye Birdie, and that was it – I wanted to be on Broadway. -Liza Minnelli
Come along and listen to the lullaby of Broadway -Frank Sinatra
Broadway has been very good to me. But then, I’ve been very good to broadway. -Ethel Merman
Broadway is really my life. -Vanessa Williams
New York. What a town. Broadway. What a street. Boy, I’ve been waitin’ for years to get a crack at them Broadway bozos. And now I’m set. –Speak Easily
I think the fact that I grew up in show business had a real effect on my personality. If you were born in New York during the golden age of television, and you grew up on Broadway, that marks you. -Christopher Walken
It remains an incredible struggle for women in theater, and, in particular, playwrights and directors, to get their work seen and to not only get seen but to get it to Broadway. -Lynn Nottage
Walking alone on Broadway, watching the people, watching the town go down. -James Taylor
What I particularly like about Broadway is the camaraderie and the friendship of other people in other shows. Everybody knows you’re opening and cares about you. There’s a real village atmosphere. -Ian McKellen
I really wanted to be a Broadway kid. -Reese Witherspoon
I got into a Broadway show before I ever sang and danced. I learned how after I got in the show. -Dick Van Dyke
Where the night is brighter than day up along Broadway -Caterina Valente
I thought it was all a flash in the pan. It wasn’t until Broadway came along that I felt I had really made it. -Julie Andrews
I hoped, hoped, that maybe I’d be lucky enough to do something on Broadway, in the chorus. -Jennifer Garner
It takes a d*** village to get a show on Broadway! -Keala Settle
Broadway was life-changing because it pushes you mentally, physically, emotionally – every way that you can be pushed. It makes you feel like there’s nothing you can’t do. It’s like doing your own stunts. -Keke Palmer
Broadway performers are the best-trained people on the planet. -Frankie Grande
Hanging ’round Broadway and I think I saw your face -Ryan Adam
There ain’t no mercy now on Broadway -Laura Nyro
Funny Quotes about Broadway
The only reason anyone goes to Broadway is because they can’t get work in the movies. -Bette Davis
Being on Broadway is the modern equivalent of being a monk. I sleep a lot, eat a lot, and rest a lot. -Hugh Jackman
It was a different planet in 1967, the Broadway theatre. It had a little ashtray clamped to the back of every seat and the author got 10% of the gross. -Tom Stoppard
I’m broad, I’m broad, I’m broader than Broadway. -Shaggy
I’ve been alienating my public since I was 20 years old. When ‘American Buffalo’ came out on Broadway, people would storm out and say, ‘How dare he use that kind of language!’ Of course, I’m alienating the public! That’s what they pay me for. -David Mamet
My plan has always been to return to Broadway every 50 years. -William Shatner
We are living in the excesses of freedom. Just take a look at 42nd Street and Broadway. -Will Durant
I sing Broadway stuff in the shower, mostly. -Rita Moreno
The streets of New York are diverse, but when you go into a Broadway show, unless Denzel Washington is in it, or Fantasia’s in it, it’s a lot of old white people and gay men. -Billy Eichner
Broadway is a main artery of New York life – the hardened artery. -Walter Winchell
Theater in New York is nearer to the street. In London, you have to go deep into the building, usually, to reach the place where theater happens. On Broadway, only the fire doors separate you from the sidewalk, and you’re lucky if the sound of a police car doesn’t rip the envelope twice a night. -Tom Stoppard
Yes, I am a failed playwright. I had three shows on Broadway by the time I was 30. They all flopped, and I fled. -William Goldman
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5 Things to Pack for Your Trip to New York
The Lonely Planet New York guidebook. It can be kind of a pain to find the major guidebooks once you land, or you’ll find them overpriced. I always like to pick mine up ahead of time.
An Unlocked Cell Phone so that you can use a local sim card while here to help navigate public transportation and when you’re on the road. (For people without American cell phone plans).
Backup Charging Bank for your cell phone since you’ll be using it as a camera, GPS, and general travel genie.
A Great Day Bag so you can carry what you need with you (like your camera, snacks, water, sunscreen, cash, etc). My current favorite is the Pacsafe Citysafe, which is especially great for New York because it has many anti-theft features designed to deter pickpockets. It also transitions to a night bag more easily and won’t embarrass you if you go to dinner directly after sightseeing all day.
More New York Travel Resources
Headed to New York? Check out my guides to renting a car in NYC, my Hamilton-inspired list of things to do in New York, and how to visit the Statue of Liberty (and winter tips for the Statue of Liberty)
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Planning on doing a bit of shopping? Check out my New York souvenir and gift guide.
Don’t Forget About Travel Insurance!
Before you leave for New York make sure you have a valid Travel Insurance Policy because accidents happen on the road. I pay for World Nomads, and I happily recommend them. It’s especially important to get travel insurance if you’ll be hanging enjoying time in the beautiful (but occasionally slippery) outdoors.
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