FBI Arrests Rebecca Financier on Charges of Fraud

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Mark Hotton, the Long Island businessman was arrested Monday on two counts of wire fraud in relation to Rebecca: The Musical. Hotton is accused of fabricating the prospect of $4.5 million in financing commitments and the possibility of a $1.1 million loan, so that producers would pay him and entities he controlled more […]

Reviews are in for ‘Streetcar Named Desire’

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Streetcar Named Desire, starring Blair Underwood, opened on Sunday night at the Broadhurst Theatre. The production has gotten quite a bit of attention for its multiracial cast, but that choice seems to have little to do with the success of the show. Aside from the omission of a Polish last name, the play […]

Love, Loss and What I Wore announces its final cast

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Daryl Roth, producer of Love Loss and What I Wore has announced the complete cast for the final month of the long-running off-Broadway show. It will play its final show on March 25, 2012, after more than 1000 New York performances. Kayrn Quackenbush, who has been associated with the show as a performer […]

A Streetcar Named Desire is back on

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When one door closes another door opens. On January 24, Rebecca producers announced that the production would make its Broadway debut next season, instead of the previously announced April opening. Giving the show little time to mourn, a representative of the planned revival of the Tennesee Williams classic Streetcar Named Desire reported to The […]

The Drama League’s Benefit Gala to Honor Kristin Chenoweth

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The Drama League’s 28th Annual Benefit Gala Online Auction went live January 17 at www.biddingforgood.com/thedramaleague with more than forty-five exclusive items available. The auction is in prelude to the benefit gala, called A Musical Celebration of Broadway, which is scheduled for February 6, 2012 at the famed Pierre Hotel. Tony and Emmy Award […]

Hit List: Broadway’s Most Anticipated Plays of 2012

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There are many plays set to open in 2012 which guarantee all star casts, street cred and classic stories. So many, in fact, that it was difficult to select the most buzzed about, the most promising, the most anticipated. I settled on seven.  These likely hits and are undoubtedly something to look forward […]