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Actor Geoffrey Holder attends the 2010 Anglo-American Cultural Gala Awards reception at the Gerald W. Lynch Theatre at John Jay College on October 25, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Broadway Marquees To Dim Lights In Honor Of Geoffrey Holder Friday Night

Broadway theaters plan to dim their marquee lights Friday night in memory of Geoffrey Holder, a Tony Award-winning director who led the groundbreaking show “The Wiz” to Broadway.

10/08/2014

Comedian Joan Rivers speaks to reporters at the awards ceremony for the 11th Annual Mark Twain Prize on November 10, 2008 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Broadway Lights Won’t Go Dark For Joan Rivers

The lights of the Great White Way will not go dark for Joan Rivers, the Broadway League said Monday.

09/08/2014

FILE - Philip Seymour Hoffman arrives for the Los Angeles premiere of "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" on Nov. 18, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Philip Seymour Hoffman Fans Mourn As Autopsy Set To Determine Exact Cause Of Death

Friends, peers, family members and his countless fans were in grief after Hoffman was found dead in his Greenwich Village apartment Sunday.

02/03/2014

The cast of 'Kinky Boots' perform onstage at the Media Opening for Kinky Boots on Broadway Show, on April 4, 2013. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for Kinky Liqueur)

Superstorm Sandy Blamed As Broadway Attendance Drops

For the 2012-2013 Broadway season, shows yielded more than $1.1 billion, according to the Broadway League’s computing.

06/02/2013

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Closures Announced Across The Region For Monday In Preparation For Sandy

NYS Courts, Broadway, ferry service all suspended through at least Monday.

10/28/2012

Opening night for "The Book of Mormon" at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre - New York, NY - Mar 24, 2011 (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Broadway Sets New Records With 2010-2011 Season

Shows such as the runaway hit “The Book of Mormon,” longtime favorites “Wicked” and “The Lion King,” and even the troubled “Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark” helped lift Broadway to new heights.

06/01/2011

Times Square - New York, NY - File / Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Broadway Does Big Business Despite Blizzard

In the aftermath of last week’s blizzard, theaters had their busiest week ever. Plus, attendance is up nearly 4 percent this season to date.

01/05/2011