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A lion roars on Broadway as box office hauls reveal winners

Jan. 04, 2023 17:49 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — It was feast or famine at the Broadway box office as 2022 wound down, with eye-popping revenue for popular shows — including a staggering new Broadway record for “The Lion King” — not lifting all strugglers. Twenty-one of the 33 shows available broke the $1...

Rapper-actor Common revels in his Broadway stage debut

Dec. 20, 2022 15:53 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Rapper and actor Common has made his Broadway debut in the play “Between Riverside and Crazy” and what he sees from the stage is something he never imagined: a multi-cultural audience hanging on to every word. “It really expresses New York. It captures New...