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Peter Haskell
September 18, 2020 - 4:13 pm
Broadway theaters were one of the first industries to close down at the onset of the coronavirus pandemic and it'll likely be among the last to open.
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Johnny Lopez
September 17, 2020 - 5:30 am
Dr. Anthony Fauci elaborated on his previous comments about theater openings not happening until the end of 2021. Fauci now believes they may reopen “gradually” and sooner than expected.
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Tarrah Gibbons
July 05, 2020 - 7:53 pm
Broadway star Nick Cordero has died after months of fighting COVID-19 at the age of 41. Amanda Kloots, Cordero’s wife, confirmed the news on her official Instagram page.
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Broadway during the shutdown
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June 29, 2020 - 11:20 am
Broadway shows will not be coming back this year over coronavirus concerns.
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Steve Burns
June 14, 2020 - 4:18 pm
Broadway is finding itself in a unique position—at the intersection of both the COVID-19 crisis that has left its theaters closed for months and growing concerns about its diversity.
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Broadway during the shutdown
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Erica Brosnan
May 12, 2020 - 12:57 pm
The Broadway League on Tuesday confirmed theaters would remain closed through Labor Day.
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Sam Masterson
May 12, 2020 - 9:31 am
The wildly popular musical “Hamilton” starring Lin-Manuel Miranda as Alexander Hamilton is foregoing its theatrical plans and releasing the rap-musical on Disney+ next year. Read on for more details.
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Broadway during the shutdown
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 05, 2020 - 8:42 pm
When Broadway theaters finally reopen, at least one musical theater fan will show up. But she’ll look a little different.
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Brian Stokes Mitchell
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Peter Haskell
April 30, 2020 - 2:09 pm
For nearly three weeks, Tony Award winner Brian Stokes Mitchell took part in the city's nightly applause for frontline heroes by singing "The Impossible Dream," but last night, he announced his run had ended.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
April 24, 2020 - 6:35 pm
It’s been six weeks since the lights went out on Broadway and the operator of the TKTS Discount Booths is seeking $500,000 in donations to stay in business.
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