Broadway’s Addams Family Musical to Close in December; Egypt’s New Antiquities Chief Announced

So Long, Farewell: Broadway’s $16.5 million Addams Family Musical will close on December 31. (Broadwayworld.com)

Replacements: Mohamed Abdel Fattah is appointed the new antiquities chief in Egypt, replacing the controversial antiquities chief Zahi Hawass, who was ousted in a cabinet reshuffle. (New York Times)

Shaken, Stirred: Smithsonian director Wayne Clough said an initial post-earthquake survey of the Smithsonian buildings reveals cracks in some of the foundations. (Washington Post)

Legal Woes: Developments and controversy continue in the lawsuit filed by the family of George Grosz against the Museum of Modern Art in New York. (New York Times)

Agreements: The union representing Lyric Opera of Chicago’s performers and production staff has agreed to a one-year contract that cuts salaries by five percent. (Chicago Sun- Times)

Good Deeds: Philadelphia Orchestra conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin, who takes over as Philadelphia Orchestra music director in 2012, will add an extra week of pro-bono conducting to his 2011 concerts with the orchestra. (Montreal Gazette)

Katherine Boyle reports on arts, museums and culture for the Style section.

entertainment

Success! Check your inbox for details. You might also like:

Please enter a valid email address

See all newsletters

Comments
Show Comments
Most Read

entertainment

Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters