Rumors 1988

Opened: November 17, 1988
Closing: February 24, 1990

Rumors - 1988 - Broadway History , Info & More

Broadhurst Theatre (Broadway)
235 W. 44th St. New York, NY

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Rumors FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Rumors has had 1 productions including Broadway which opened in 1988.
Rumors has been nominated for the Outstanding Costume Design award at the Drama Desk Awards, with Joseph G. Aulisi being the nominee.

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