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After 'Spider-Man,' Foxwoods Theatre to be renamed the Lyric
After 'Spider-Man,' Foxwoods Theatre to be renamed the Lyric

Theater is a superstitious profession, especially when it comes to failure. On Broadway, the Foxwoods Theatre, which served as home for the troubled musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," will officially be renamed the Lyric for its next tenant -- a revival of the musical "On the Town."   As one of Broadway's biggest houses, the 1,900-seat Foxwoods has undergone a number of name changes since the venue opened on 42nd Street in New York in 1998. It was first called the Ford Center for the Performing Arts and was later rechristened the Hilton Theatre in 2005. By the time "Spider-Man" began performances in 2010, it had been renamed the Foxwoods in a...

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