Off-Broadway by the numbers

 75: Number of off-Broadway theaters (defined as theaters in Manhattan with 100-499 seats; number is approximate, as many spaces have flexible seating capacities)

 125: Approximate number of shows per season


 $96 million: Estimated gross box office for calendar year 2012*

 2.6 million: Estimated gross attendance for calendar year 2012*

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* Estimates based on an extrapolation using attendance and gross figures reported from

53 percent of off-Broadway theaters.

Source: The League of Off-Broadway Theatres & Producers, Inc.

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