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Question 1: The Touring Broadway Awards, presented by The ________, honor excellence in touring Broadway.
The Broadway LeagueTony AwardBroadway on BroadwayAmerican Theatre Wing

Question 2: Sherwood, Tennessee Williams, and ________, as well as writers of comedy like George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart.
Arthur MillerA View from the BridgeAll My SonsThe Crucible

Question 3: What does the following picture show?

  The Lion King at the New Amsterdam Theatre, 2003
  The Lion King at the New Amsterdam Theatre, 2003
  1868 programme for Ixion
  The Black Crook (1866), considered by some historians to be the first musical[9]

Question 4: ________ came to America in 1868 heading a small theatrical troupe, adapting popular English burlesques for middle-class New York audiences.
Lydia ThompsonJohn Lawrence TooleFrancis BurnandLyceum Theatre, London

Question 5: The ________ were established in 1947 to recognize achievement in live American theatre, especially Broadway theatre.
Tony Award for Best MusicalTony Award62nd Tony AwardsTony Award for Best Original Score

Question 6: Broadway productions and artists are honored every June when the Antoinette Perry Awards (________) are awarded by the American Theatre Wing and The Broadway League.
Tony AwardTony Award for Best MusicalTony Award for Best Original Score62nd Tony Awards

Question 7: [1][2] Along with London's ________, Broadway theatre is usually considered to represent the highest level of commercial theatre in the English-speaking world.
Adelphi TheatreTheatre Royal, Drury LaneWest End theatreRoyal National Theatre

Question 8: According to ________, Broadway shows sold approximately $943.3 million worth of tickets in the 2008-09 season, compared to $937 million in the 2007-08 season.
Broadway on BroadwayTony AwardAmerican Theatre WingThe Broadway League

Question 9: [18] By way of comparison, London's ________ reported total attendance of 13.6 million for major commercial and grant-aided theatres in Central London for 2007.
West End theatreRoyal National TheatreTheatre Royal, Drury LaneAdelphi Theatre

Question 10: ________'s family-friendly comic opera hits, beginning with H.M.S. Pinafore in 1878, were imported to New York (by the authors and also in numerous pirated productions).
Arthur SullivanW. S. GilbertThe MikadoGilbert and Sullivan

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