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It will play its final performance at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre Jan. 18, 2015, producers announced, adding that Motown will reopen on Broadway in July 2016 at a Nederlander theatre to be announced.
Producer Kevin McCollum said in a statement, "We are only saying farewell to Broadway for now. We are leaving on a strong note, because we have a plan in place to come back even stronger. We've seen that Motown The Musical demonstrably appeals to a wide range of audiences. The passionate response to our show and the Motown catalogue puts us in a great position to arrange a successful return, while at the same time Motown The Musical branches out nationally and internationally."
A U.K. production is planned for summer 2015, and the first national tour of Motown continues.
And that's what Peter Dinklage, star of "Game of Thrones," will get! Classic Stage Company will present Ivan Turgenev's A Month in the Country, with Dinklage and Taylor Schilling as Rakitin and Natalya, respectively, beginning Jan. 9, 2015.
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