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  • Musical ‘Memphis’ to Close on Broadway in August

    Jun 27, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Tony Award-winning musical Memphis is saying farewell to Broadway. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The show – inspired by late radio legend Dewey Phillips, one of the first white disc jockeys to broadcast soul music in the 1950s – will have its final curtain call on Aug. 5, following 30 preview performances and 1,166 regular […]

  • Ray Charles Musical Delayed Until 2011

    Jul 9, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The debut of a new Broadway musical based on the life of Ray Charles has been postponed until 2011, producers announced. Unchain My Heart, produced by Charles’ longtime collaborator Stuart Benjamin, was supposed to begin previews this October, but the launch has been pushed back to next spring due to “logistical reasons.” The play, starring […]