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‘Falsettos’, ‘Front Page’ Gain Momentum As Broadway Box Office Stays Steady

A busy Broadway week disrupted by Yom Kippur’s impact on Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s performances demonstrated growing interest in fall’s new offerings, as older shows slipped at the box office. A revival of William Finn and James Lapine’s musical Falsettos continued to inch up at Jujamcyn Theatres’ Walter Kerr, gaining $53K over the previous week. Some 90 per cent of the seats were filled at a heavily discounted average ticket price of $67.
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