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23/06/2003 Martin Beck Theatre is rechristened the Al Hirschfeld Theatre

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Broadway History - The Al Hirschfeld Theatre

Jujamcyn Theaters announced that the Martin Beck Theatre would be renamed in honor of illustrator Al Hirschfeld, as Hirschfeld approached his 100th birthday. Jujamcyn President Rocco Landesman described the renaming as “an important event for the history and heritage of Broadway.”
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