Ryan Vasquez’s “The Notebook Musical” Nearly Sells Out First Three Preview Performances on Broadway

It’s a Note(book)-worthy box office performance for Ryan Vasquez and his cast mates.

Despite the winter weather, the Latino actor’s The Notebook Musical is making money moves in its first shows.

Ryan Vasquez, The Notebook MusicalWhile most shows reporting at least some downturn at the box office last week, with overall receipts dropping nearly 10% from the previous week, the Broadway musical adaptation of Nicholas Spark’s novel was  just a few seats shy of selling out all of its first three previews at the Schoenfeld Theatre.

The production, with music by Ingrid Michaelson and a book by Bekah Brunstetter, grossed $364,678 for the three performances, with a healthy average ticket price of $122.17.

Ryan Vasquez stars as Middle Noah.

to date, Broadway has grossed $1,090,523,665, with total attendance at 8,682,619.

All figures courtesy of The Broadway League.

For complete box office listings, visit The Broadway League’s website.

Ryan Vasquez to Star in Ross Golan’s Musical “The Wrong Man”

Ryan Vasquez is in the Wrong

The Latino actor/singer has been cast in the world premiere in New York this September of multi-platinum songwriter Ross Golan’s musical The Wrong Man.

Ryan Vasquez

Vasquez will star opposite Tony-nominee Joshua Henry and Ciara Renéein the musical.

The Wrong Man is set in Reno, Nevada, and tells the story of Duran, a man just scraping by, who is accused of a murder he says he didn’t commit.

Golan’s first stage musical was initially conceived as an acoustic solo piece, but over a decade has grown to include a full-length concept album and an animated film.

Previews begin on Wednesday, September 18, with an opening night of October 7, at the Off Broadway MCC Theater.

Golan (book, music, lyrics) has written massive hits for a massive roster of artists including Maroon 5, Justin BieberNicki MinajLady Antebellum, Michael BubléSelena GomezKeith Urban, Ariana GrandeFlo RidaOne Direction, Idina MenzelNellyDemi LovatoJason DeruloMeghan TrainorCee Lo Green, 5 Seconds of SummerPrince RoyceSnoop DoggGavin DeGraw, Colbie CaillatAndy GrammerJames Blunt, Big Sean and Travis Barker.

Vasquez has appeared on Broadwayin Hamilton, Waitress and Wickedand on television in The Good FightCurb Your Enthusiasm and The Code.