The Boss And ‘The Boys In The Band’ Boost Weekly Broadway Grosses 5%

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The return of Bruce Springsteen’s long-running engagement at the Walter Kerr Theatre, which was on hiatus last week, and the initial previews of a starry revival of The Boys in the Band spurred a 5% increase in Broadway box office. Total grosses reached $36,994,027 for the week ending May 6, according to figures from the Broadway League, up from $35,335,327 last week. Springsteen on Broadway took in about $1.9 million from four performances, while Boys, which stars Jim…