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#ThrowBackThursday - Rags

#ThrowBackThursday - Rags

AUG 21, 2014

Each Thursday, #ThrowbackThursday brings you another memorable moment from Broadway's past. 

This week, we rewind the clock to August of 1986.

  • Rags opened at the Mark Hellinger Theatre (now the Times Square Church) on August 21st, 1986.
  • The show ran for 18 previews and 4 performances before closing on August 23rd, 1986.
  • Despite its short run, it was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Musical.
  • Rags featured a cast filled with Broadway stars like Larry Kert, Judy Kuhn, Dick Latessa, Terrence Mann, and Lonny Price.

Below, check out footage from Rags' performance at the 1987 Tony Awards!

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