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Reopening of 3 monster Broadway shows signals ‘wait is over’

A year and a half after the coronavirus pandemic forced all 41 theaters to go dark, some of the industry’s biggest and best known shows are resuming performances on Tuesday. Broadway has been a point of pride for New Yorkers through the fiscal crisis of the 1970s, the cleanup of Times Square in the 1990s and the recovery after the Sept. 11 attacks 20 years ago.
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8 days ago|New York, United States

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Broadway raises curtain again on big musicals, and casts serenade the city

By Alicia Powell NEW YORK - Broadway's biggest musicals roared back to life on Tuesday after an unprecedented 18-month, pandemic-induced shutdown that cast an eerie silence over New York's usually bustling theater district. The curtain rose again on top musicals "Hamilton," "The Lion King" and "Wicked" before packed audiences in the biggest sign that Broadway is open again for business

8 days ago|United Kingdom
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Broadway's Reopening Is More Than Just Good News For Audiences: It Brings Big Business And Economic Impact

No business was unaffected when theaters were forced to close, affecting hundreds of thousands of jobs, and billions of dollars.

8 days ago|United States
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Curtains Up! How Broadway Is Coming Back From Its Longest Shutdown.

Determined to reopen, crews are dusting off spotlights, dancers are relearning steps, and everyone is testing, testing, testing as theater seeks to rebound from the devastating pandemic.

9 days ago|New York, United States
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Reopening of 3 monster Broadway shows signals 'wait is over'

A digital marquee in Times Square says it all: “The Wait Is Over.”

8 days ago|Washington, United States
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Reopening of 3 monster Broadway shows signals 'wait is over'

NEW YORK (AP) — A digital marquee in Times Square says it all: “The Wait Is Over.” Eighteen months after the global pandemic shuttered live theater in March 2020, Broadway takes a big step forward Tuesday when three powerhouse shows — “The Lion King,” “Hamilton” and “Wicked” — rev their engines again with new safety protocols.

8 days ago|United States
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'Broadway Is Back': New York Celebrates Return Of Hit Shows

Broadway celebrated the return of some of its biggest musicals on Tuesday after an 18-month coronavirus shutdown, a landmark moment in New York's post-pandemic recovery. "Hamilton," "Wicked," "The Lion King" and "Chicago" were all resuming performances, to the delight, and relief, of the industry and theater lovers. "Broadway is back and it's a fun thing for everybody," said Jenni Milanoski who traveled with her daughter from Boston, hoping to s…

8 days ago|United States
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'Hamilton' and 'The Lion King' reopen to packed houses after longest shutdown in Broadway history

“It is the balm that we all need right now, not just on stage, but in our city,” one director said.

8 days ago|Washington, United States
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Reopening of 3 monster Broadway shows signals ‘wait is over’

Broadway's biggest shows returned Tuesday, and so did (vaccinated) fans.

8 days ago|New York, United States
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Reopening of 3 monster Broadway shows signals ‘wait is over’

NEW YORK (AP) — A digital marquee in Times Square says it all: “The Wait Is Over.”

8 days ago|Toronto, Canada
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Reopening of 3 monster Broadway shows signals ‘wait is over’

NEW YORK >>A digital marquee in Times Square says it all: “The Wait Is Over.”

8 days ago|Honolulu, United States
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C 47%
11%
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New York Times
The Washington Post
NY Daily News
The Toronto Star
Star Advertiser
Variety
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Newsweek
abc11 Raleigh
Japan Today
+5
Reuters
Associated Press News
IBTimes
The Hill
abc 6 Philadelphia
abc 7 NY
abc 7 Chicago
abc 7 LA
abc 7 News
Billboard
Patch
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New York Post
MY Northwest
Deseret News
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