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'Jersey Boys,' 'Drowsy Chaperone,' 'The History Boys' top Tony contenders

...Tony Awards - were founded in 1947 by the American Theatre Wing and are administered by the Wing and the League of American Theatres and Producers. List of winners of 2006 Tony Awards Partial list of 2006 Tony winners announced Sunday at Radio City...

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...Perry Tony Awards, founded in 1947 by the American Theatre Wing, are presented by the Wing and the League of American Theatres and Producers. --- On the Net: http://www.americantheatrewing.org/ http://www.cbs.com/specials...

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Jackman is back; so are the biggest musicals

NEW YORK - Hugh Jackman is back as host for the third year in a row, and the Broadway season's biggest musical hit, "Monty Python's Spamalot," is being challenged by three very different musicals.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/03/tel_455013.shtml
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Talks with theater producers break down; actors remain at work

...but Bob Chlopak, a spokesman for the League of American Theatres and Producers, said talks ended because progress had...http://www.actorsequity.org League of American Theatres and Producers: http://www.broadway.org

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/29/art_420517.shtml
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Broadway producers and actors union try again to reach a new labor contract

...including nonunion tours of Broadway shows and soaring health care costs. Actors' Equity and the League of American Theatres and Producers plan all-day sessions starting Friday, and at least eight more are scheduled within the next two weeks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/11/art_418524.shtml
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'Gypsy' and 'Never Gonna Dance' slated to close

NEW YORK -- New York's chilly winter season has claimed two big Broadway musicals and hurt several long-running shows.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/04/art_403279.shtml
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'Taboo,' the Boy George musical, closing on Feb. 8

...reach its weekly break-even point, reportedly more than $400,000. Last week, according to the League of American Theatres and Producers, it grossed $281,333, filling only half the seats at the Plymouth Theatre. "'Taboo' was by far...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/15/art_401036.shtml
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The after-holiday chill starts on Broadway as grosses drop

...full week following the Christmas-New Year's holidays, according to figures released Monday by the League of American Theatres and Producers. The drop was not unexpected and usually occurs this time of year, after the tourists have gone home...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/14/art_400911.shtml
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Grosses, ticket prices up during the 2002-2003 Broadway season

...ending May 31, up 12 percent from the previous year, according to figures released Wednesday by the League of American Theatres and Producers. Attendance topped 11.4 million, up 4.3 percent from the previous year, the season that included...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/29/art_373891.shtml
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Odds and ends

ROCKTON, Ill. -- The sign has stood there for more than a quarter of a century, warning motorists not to cut through the cemetery. It simply reads: "Dead end." Now, some people say the sign is in bad taste and want it removed. "It's funny, but it shouldn't be here," said Louise Trull, Rockton Township's Cemetery Board president. "It's hurtful to people doing business on cemetery grounds, burying people."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/24/biz_334554.shtml
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