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The new musical explores and interprets the lyrics of the late Tupac Shakur.

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Stars from today’s world of pop, rock and hip-hop reinvent Jazz Age glamour.

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Book writer Dennis Kelly won a Tony for his adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic novel.

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The new season promises quite a feast for the sophisticated theatergoer. 

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"By the end, everyone’s having a good time and raising their lighters."

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Let It Be: The Beatles The Way They Were Shows Let It Be: The Beatles The Way They Were

Let It Be takes the audience through seven years of Beatles’ history. 

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His prime consideration is ensuring that the classic feels contemporary.

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“We wanted the forest to remain on stage from beginning to end.”

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Audiences experience an “extraordinary” blend of magic old and new.

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Kinky Boots: A New Musical Is Born Shows Kinky Boots: A New Musical Is Born

The show boasts an impeccable Broadway pedigree.

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Heralded by Newsweek as "the talk of the town," Newsies makes its Broadway debut.

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