Broadway to Dim Its Lights May 11 in Honor of Lena Horne

News   Broadway to Dim Its Lights May 11 in Honor of Lena Horne The marquees of the Broadway theatres will be dimmed May 11 at 7 PM for one minute to pay tribute to the late singer-actress Lena Horne, who died May 9 at the age of 92.

Charlotte St. Martin, executive director of The Broadway League, stated, "Lena Horne was a national treasure who broke through racial barriers with the gift of her voice. Her contributions to Broadway were bright, and her legendary talent contributed significantly to the movie musical genre."

To read Playbill.com's obituary about Ms. Horne, click here.

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