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Monday, December 11, 2017

Celebrating Barbara Cook’s Life With Songs and Stories by Peter Libbey

“A Tribute to Barbara Cook” will honor her life and work with a night of songs, stories and speeches on Dec. 18. Ms. Cook died this year at age 89.

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Friday, December 1, 2017

Israel Horovitz Plays Canceled After Sexual Misconduct Accusations by Peter Libbey

Two theaters pulled plays from their schedules after The New York Times reported the accusations of nine women.

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Monday, November 27, 2017

Bruce Springsteen’s Tenure on Broadway Has Been Extended by Peter Libbey

The singer’s sold-out solo show, “Springsteen on Broadway,” was extended from Feb. 28 through June 30, 2018.

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

‘The Boys in the Band’ Is Bound for Broadway at 50 by Peter Libbey

A landmark play about gay life returns to the stage, this time on Broadway.

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Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Rock, Reminiscence and Sci-Fi Will Be Part of Under the Radar Festival by Peter Libbey

The January event is notable for introducing works outside the theatrical mainstream.

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Friday, October 27, 2017

Rosie O’Donnell Joins Cast of David Rabe Play by Peter Libbey

She will perform alongside Ed Harris, Amy Madigan and F. Murray Abraham in the New Group production of “Good for Otto.”

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Stratford Festival in Ontario Gets Record Donation by Peter Libbey

The pledge of 10 million Canadian dollars, or about $7.8 million, is intended to help pay for a new theater space for the annual festival.

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Friday, October 13, 2017

LuPone Surgery Forces ‘War Paint’ to Announce Early Closing by Peter Libbey

The musical, about dueling cosmetics executives, will wrap up on Nov. 5.

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