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NY businessman gets 34-month prison term for ‘Rebecca’ Broadway scam

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A former New York businessman was sentenced to nearly three years in prison Friday after admitting to defrauding the producers of Broadway production “Rebecca – The Musical” through an elaborate scheme involving nonexistent foreign investors. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Nathan Lane shines in Broadway comedy ‘It’s Only a Play’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – “It’s only a Play,” the latest revival of Terrence McNally’s show business comedy is packed with plenty of timely jokes, wise cracks and a stellar cast but Broadway veteran Nathan Lane is the undoubted star of … Continue reading

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Tony-winning Broadway great Marian Seldes dies at 86

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Tony-winning actress Marian Seldes, regarded as one of the great ladies of the American stage and famed for never missing a single performance during an entire four-year Broadway run of “Deathtrap,” died her Manhattan home on … Continue reading

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Tony-winning Broadway great Marian Seldes dies at 86

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Tony-winning actress Marian Seldes, regarded as one of the great ladies of the American stage and famous for never missing a single performance during an entire four-year Broadway run of “Deathtrap,” died at her Manhattan home … Continue reading

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‘Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time’ dazzles on Broadway

NEW YORK (Reuters) – British import “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time” mesmerized audiences on Broadway in its New York opening with a dazzling display of technical wizardry and an “extraordinary” debut performance by newcomer Alex Sharp. … Continue reading

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Critics enamored with Broadway revival of ‘Love Letters’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – In an age of instant messaging, digital communication and fleeting relationships, the revival of “Love Letters,” a play about an enduring friendship recorded with pen and paper, is still capturing hearts on Broadway. Reuters: Entertainment News

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‘This is Our Youth’ stands test of time on Broadway

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Nearly two decades after its New York debut, “This is Our Youth,” Kenneth Lonergan’s play about privileged, aimless youth, opened on Broadway on Thursday with critics praising its young actors for their funny, spot-on performances. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Broadway to dim lights for Joan Rivers after initial thumbs down

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Broadway theaters will dim their marquee lights on Tuesday evening for one minute in memory of the late Tony-nominated comedian Joan Rivers, after theater executives reversed a decision that Rivers did not meet the criteria for … Continue reading

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Broadway to dim lights for Joan Rivers after initial thumbs down

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Broadway theaters will dim their marquee lights on Tuesday evening for one minute in memory of the late Tony-nominated comedian Joan Rivers, after theater executives reversed a decision that Rivers did not meet the criteria for … Continue reading

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Actress Emma Stone to make Broadway debut in ‘Cabaret’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Actress Emma Stone will replace Michelle Williams and make her Broadway debut as singer Sally Bowles opposite Tony winner Alan Cumming in the musical “Cabaret,” producers said on Wednesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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