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February 6, 2003- The Broadway revival of August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom opened with Oscar-winner Whoopi Goldberg and Charles S. Dutton. The revival had a bumpy preview period in which three actors were replaced, an actor suffered a burst blood vessel in his leg, and director Marion McClinton was hospitalized with kidney and blood pressure problems. The revival only lasted 68 performances.

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