Norm Lewis (?Porgy and Bess?) is set to

Norm Lewis (“Porgy and Bess”) is set to become the first African-American actor to play the title role in “The Phantom of the Opera” on Broadway. (Credit: Getty Images / Andrew H. Walker)


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