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15/04/2013 "The Nance" opens on Broadway at the Lyceum Theatre

The Nance is a play written by Douglas Carter Beane. It involves the lives of burlesque performers during the 1930s. The play premiered at the Lyceum Theatre, in a Lincoln Center Theater production. Directed by Jack O'Brien, the play starred Nathan Lane as Chauncey Miles, and featured Jonny Orsini, Cady Huffman, Andréa Burns, and Jenni Barber.


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