NEW YORK (AP) — One of many first songs in “The Music Man” is “(Ya Received) Bother” and the newest Broadway revival has definitely confronted its share.
It was imagined to open in fall 2020, however rehearsals had been interrupted by the pandemic shutdown. In 2021, it jettisoned its lead producer, Scott Rudin, after allegations of bullying. When the present restarted, each lead actors — Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster — contracted COVID-19. And when the understudies could not hold it going, it briefly shut down.