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'Pharma bro' gets the musical theater treament

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>> Martin Shkreli has been subject to multiple investigations.>> On the advice of counsel I invoke my fifth amendment.>> Now, he's a subject in his own musical. I'm Melissa Farris in Manhattan's Theater District. Today, we're listening in on the auditions for a new musical comedy, Martin Shkreli's Game.
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Now, it's not a stretch to say that Martin Shkreli is one of the most hated men in America. So why make musical about him? We spoke to the producers of the show who said it was obviously satire and that they were simply intrigued by Martin Shkreli and his somewhat peculiar character.
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The story also involves Bill Murray, the Wu Tang Clan and a heist. But that's all we're able to say for now. If you wanna check out the show for yourself, it opens on July 19th at the Midtown International Theater Festival.
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