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The 2012 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical was a lush category filled with classic works from iconic composers: Stephen Sondheim’s “Follies,” a new interpretation “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess,” and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Jesus Christ Superstar” and “Evita”.  This year, the contenders pale in comparison. -Insertgroups:12- To date, only three of the five eligible productions have officially opened: “Annie”, “The Mystery of Edwin Drood”, and “Cinderella” – if it will even be considered a revival.  All three of these productions are likely to be among the four nominees, due either to the renown of the show itself or the panache and merits of the current production. The original production of the crowd-pleasing “Annie” won seven Tony Awards out of a plentiful ten nominations in 1977, including Best Musical. The first Broadway remo »

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