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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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Rebecca Hall lauded for Broadway debut in ‘Machinal’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – It was written in the late 1920s, hasn’t been staged on Broadway in more than 80 years and isn’t a sexy musical, but critics praised the revival of “Machinal” and its star Rebecca Hall, saying it … Continue reading

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Rebecca Hall to debut on 1920s Broadway play ‘Machinal’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – When actress Rebecca Hall first read “Machinal,” the 1920s play in which she will make her Broadway debut early next year, her reaction was so strong she felt her throat tightening. Reuters: Entertainment News

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New York man pleads guilty to ‘Rebecca’ Broadway scam

(Reuters) – In a case prosecutors called “stranger than fiction,” a former New York businessman pleaded guilty on Monday to defrauding the producers of Broadway production “Rebecca – The Musical” by creating an elaborate scheme involving fake overseas investors. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Rebecca Minkoff takes aim at Asia’s sexy tomboy shoppers

TOKYO (Reuters) – She is young, a sexy tomboy, Internet savvy and a fashion trendsetter rather than a follower. With money to burn, she is designer Rebecca Minkoff’s ideal customer in a booming Asia. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Rebecca Minkoff takes aim at Asia’s sexy tomboy shoppers

TOKYO (Reuters) – She is young, a sexy tomboy, Internet savvy and a fashion trendsetter rather than a follower. With money to burn, she is designer Rebecca Minkoff’s ideal customer in a booming Asia. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Broadway producers file $100 million suit in “Rebecca” scam case

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A Broadway production team on Friday filed a $ 100 million fraud lawsuit against a stockbroker accused of jeopardizing the musical production of “Rebecca” by concocting an elaborate ruse that included fictional characters and a mysterious … Continue reading

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New York businessman charged in elaborate fraud over Broadway’s “Rebecca”

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A New York businessman who allegedly created a cast of fictional characters to help finance a $ 12 million Broadway rendition of “Rebecca: The Musical” was arrested on Monday and charged with defrauding the play’s producers. … Continue reading

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Rebecca Hall rolls dice with movie “Lay The Favorite”

PARK CITY, Utah (Reuters) – British actress Rebecca Hall spent a year convincing director Stephen Frears she should star in his new film, playing the comedic role of a free-spirited, seemingly ditzy Florida stripper aspiring to make it as a … Continue reading

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