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30th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction

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Sunday, September 25, 10 am - 7 pm
Shubert Alley, West 44th Street & West 45th Street, NYC

Be a part of the biggest day for Broadway fans as the 30th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction makes an encore appearance in Shubert Alley and, for the first time, will stretch along West 45th Street as well as its long-standing home on West 44th Street, between Seventh and Eighth Avenues.

Tens of thousands of Broadway fans will celebrate by bidding on and buying everything from show props to tickets to opening night performances, from autographed musical phrases to once-in-a-lifetime theatrical experiences.

The Grand Auction will be back in its original home in Shubert Alley. Pre-bid now on dozens of auction lots.

View Live Auction items | View Silent Auction items

The always popular Autograph Table and Photo Booth will once again be on the outdoor deck of Junior’s restaurant on West 45th Street at the entrance to Shubert Alley.

Among the special guests scheduled to appear are top-requested favorites Michael Arden, Carolee Carmello, Corey Cott, Robert Fairchild, Ann Harada, Judy Kaye, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Kara Lindsay, Rebecca Luker, Marin Mazzie, Andy Mientus, Kelli O’Hara, Patrick Page, Alice Ripley and Adrienne Warren.

Those set to join who are currently lighting up the Great White Way include Alex Brightman, Danny Burstein, Haven Burton, Leanne Cope, Jason Danieley, Jennifer DiNoia, Jordan Donica, Brandon Victor Dixon, Ali Ewoldt, Aaron C. Finley, Drew Gehling, Josh Grisetti, Heather Headley, Ben Jacoby, Jessica Keenan-Wynn, Chilina Kennedy, Leslie Kritzer, Jeremy Kushnier, Lexi Lawson, Lesli Margherita, Rob McClure, Melanie Moore, James Monroe Iglehart, Rory O’Malley, Christopher John O’Neill, Brad Oscar, Courtney Reed, Jelani Remy, Nic Rouleau, Carrie St. Louis, Jenna Ushkowitz, Ana Villafañe and Max von Essen.

The Autograph Table and Photo Booth also will include stars of the upcoming theatre season’s next big hits, including Christy Altomare, Richard H. Blake, John Bolton, Ariana DeBose, Joel Grey, Rachel Bay Jones, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Derek Klena, Mary Beth Peil, Ben Platt and Jennifer Laura Thompson.

See an hour-by-hour schedule of the appearances. Special guests subject to change.

More than 40 tables full of Broadway memorabilia, collectible Playbills and one-of-a-kind gems will line West 44th and West 45th Streets, between Broadway and Eighth Avenue. Among the shows scheduled to have tables this year are Aladdin, An American in Paris, Avenue Q, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, The Book of Mormon, The Color Purple, Dear Evan Hansen, Hamilton Kinky Boots, The Lion King, The Marvelous Wonderettes, Matilda The Musical, Naked Boys Singing, NEWSical The Musical, On Your Feet, Paramour, The Phantom of the Opera, School of Rock - The Musical, Something Rotten!, Waitress and Wicked. In addition, there will be tables featuring mementos from beloved closed shows, including The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Finding Neverland, Fun Home, Les Misérables, Rent and Shuffle Along, or, the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed.

Pre-bidding on silent and live auction lots will continue through 4 pm Eastern on Friday, September 23. Then, on September 25 at the Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction, silent auction lots will open every half hour beginning at 10 am for in-person bidding; the live auction begins at 5 pm. Auction favorites Jen Cody and Michael Goddard will join forces once again to co-host the silent auction.

Broadway and TV veteran Bryan Batt will return as host of the live auction, joined by esteemed auctioneer and Grand Auction first-timer Nick Nicholson. Nicholson will be following in the footsteps of the inimitable Lorna Kelly, Broadway Cares’ legendary longtime auctioneer who passed away this summer.

The Autograph Table and Photo Booth will be hosted once again by the effervescent Jim Caruso of "Jim Caruso's Cast Party" at Birdland. It will again be based on the deck of Junior's Restaurant in Shubert Alley at West 45th Street.

Last year's Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction raised an all-time high $756,655. Since 1987, the 29 editions of this highly anticipated annual event have raised $11.8 million.

The 30th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction is generously sponsored by The New York Times and United Airlines.

Read about, watch videos and view photos of last year's Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction.


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