Paul Reubens Bringing 'Pee-Wee Herman Show' To Broadway - NBC New York

Paul Reubens Bringing 'Pee-Wee Herman Show' To Broadway



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    Actor Paul Reubens as Pee-Wee Herman arrives at the opening night of The Pee-Wee Herman Show in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

    Pee-Wee is Broadway bound.

    "The Pee-Wee Herman Show" will have a 48-performance run at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre starting Oct. 26.

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    It is based in part on the cult TV show "Pee-Wee's Playhouse" and will star Pee-Wee himself, Paul Reubens.

    Producer Scott Sanders said Thursday that it will follow "a day in the life of our bow-tied hero."

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    Other cast members will be announced later.

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