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Workers remove the sets for the cancelled musical (Credit: Charles Eckert)

Workers remove the sets for the cancelled musical "Rebecca," which would have played at the Broadhurst Theatre but was cancelled. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Broadway musical 'Rebecca' cancelled

A West Islip man with a history of fraud complaints is being investigated for his alleged role in steering the closed Broadway musical "Rebecca" toward dodgy investors. The musical would have opened at the Broadhurst Theatre in Manhattan.

An exterior view of the Broadhurst Theatre, where
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

An exterior view of the Broadhurst Theatre, where the musical, "Rebecca," was to open in Manhattan. The play was ultimately cancelled due to lack of financing. (Oct. 3, 2012)

People walk by advertisements for the the cancelled
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

People walk by advertisements for the the cancelled musical, "Rebecca," which was set to open at the Broadhurst Theatre on West 44th Street in Manhattan. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Workers remove the sets for the cancelled musical
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Workers remove the sets for the cancelled musical "Rebecca," which would have played at the Broadhurst Theatre but was cancelled. (Oct. 3, 2012)

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The exterior of the Broadhurst Theatre on West
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

The exterior of the Broadhurst Theatre on West 44th Street in Manhattan, where the cancelled musical "Rebecca" was to play. (Oct. 3, 2012)

A sign on a door of the Broadhurst
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

A sign on a door of the Broadhurst Theatre in Manhattan informs theater-goers that the musical, "Rebecca," has been cancelled. (Oct. 3, 2012)

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