Theater ticket buyers beware, choose website carefully


DETROIT – Detroit is home to some amazing theaters and has played host to some the biggest Broadway hits of all time. However, buyer beware when you purchase tickets online.

This warning comes from the folks at Broadway in Detroit. They're warning theater lovers that numerous scalpers and phony ticket selling sites are trying to boost their online presence.

They look legitimate, and they work hard to make their websites appear in the top results of your online searches. Don't be fooled, or you could end up buying tickets from unauthorized sources.

The warning comes as many theater fans are looking for tickets to Mamma Mia! now playing at the Fisher Theater. Broadway in Detroit suggests you buy tickets at one of the two legitimate websites: