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WHAT'S NEW . . .
HAND TO GOD closes early . . .
. DOCTOR FAUSTUS misses some performances due to theatre flooding . . .
. Meanwhile THE MOUSETRAP carries on, now booking to its centennial
year 2052 . . . . National Theatre ending Sunday performances . . .
. Fringe hits IN THE HEIGHTS and THE RAILWAY CHILDREN, both
for very brief runs, both extend beyond a year . . . . New
adventures of Harry Potter as an adult to be staged as a two-part drama
this summer . . . . TKTS
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LAST CHANCES . . . Closing
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May 5, X May 7, CYPRUS AVENUE May 7, END OF
LONGING May 14, THE CARETAKER May 14, MA RAINEY May 18, THE MAIDS May
21, MY MOTHER SAID May 21, BOY May 28, LES BLANCS June 2, THE
FLICK June 18, PEOPLE PLACES AND THINGS June 18, ELEGY June 18, THE
June 25, DOCTOR FAUSTUS June 25, HOW THE OTHER HALF LOVES June 25,
BOOTS September 24, FUNNY GIRL
October 8, SHOW BOAT January 7
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