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Report: Arts, culture have $5.6B impact in NM

Jeff Mitchell, the director of the Bureau of Business and Economic Research at the University of New Mexico, details the findings of a comprehensive study of the economic impacts of New Mexico's arts and culture industries during a news conference in Albuquerque, N.M. on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. The report found that the industries employ more than 76,000 people and have an economic impact of about $5.6 billion. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s uninterrupted vistas and intertwined Hispanic and Native American cultures have long been a draw for tourists and artists.

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You too can be a Broadway producer with just $10K

This 1950 file photo originally released by MGM shows Gene Kelly, right, and Frank Sinatra in a scene from "On the Town." The lead producers behind the 1940s song-and-dance Broadway revival of “On the Town” are offering accredited folk an opportunity to invest in the production for as little as $10,000. "On the Town," which was last on Broadway in 1998,  features the songs "New York, New York," "I Can Cook Too," "Lonely Town," and "Some Other Time." (AP Photo, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The lead producers behind the 1940s song-and-dance Broadway revival of “On the Town” are offering a modern twist for its financing: accredited folk can buy a part of it for as little as $10,000.

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