Where Have The Blockbuster Touring Shows Gone?

“We are coming off what I call the 15-year feast, which basically started with the British Invasion – Cats, Les Miz, Phantom (of the Opera), Miss Saigon – segueing into Lion King. That period of time built the subscriptions up, it built buildings up all over the country in these 2,500- to 5,000-seat theaters. Now where are the shows to fill these barns, and what do you do?”