Nederlander To Manage UA Venues

UA Presents has chosen the Nederlander Organization to help bring management stability that is expected to translate into better ticket sales, a more solid staff and a higher profile in the community.

Nederlander, which operates Broadway in Tucson, will manage the operations of the University of Arizona arts presenting program, which has been plagued with turnovers and low ticket sales.

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The agreement doesn’t affect the 2015-16 UA Presents season, which opens with Tony Bennett on Oct. 9, nor is it expected to raise ticket prices, the paper said.