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Sheryl Crow

Premiere of 'Diner,' the musical, delayed again

Premiere of 'Diner,' the musical, delayed again

The musical version of Barry Levinson's "Diner," the much-admired 1982 movie about longtime buddies in Baltimore, is going to take longer to reach Broadway. The previously scheduled April 10 opening has been postponed until the fall, the New York Times reports. Seems that "Diner," a collaboration between Levinson and Sheryl Crow, who has written the songs for the show, needs more time to be developed and, especially, to raise money for its $9.5 million budget. The musical percolated in workshop form in New York last fall, a process adversely affected by ... Hurricane Sandy, according to producer Scott Zeiger. When the process resumed after the storm, there was...