Originally Posted by Pardalis
As I was being politely ushered out of Jones's Sydney Lecture by one of the organisers (John Bursill I think) we had a little chat that went something like this:
Him- I'm sorry, but if you don't pay for a ticket, you can't stay. You can buy the lecture on DVD when it comes out...
Me- I'm not going to pay $60 to listen to this rubbish. These guys are making enough money already, without me adding to it.
Him-Yeah right. A loss of $20,000 so far on this tour...<mumble mumble>
So, if the man is to be believed, Gage, Jones et al might be making something through their appearence fees, but the promoters are losing money all over the place.