The Morning’s Top 5 Cultural Stories


1. Avenue Q has announced that it’s closing on September 13th. [via The Awl] 2. A director’s cut of Watchmen (which if you’ll remember, didn’t do so hot the first time around) will hit theaters the weekend before the film’s July 21 DVD release. [via Reuters] 3. No-name actors are ruling the summer box office (we’re looking at you, Will, Jack, and Eddie). [via LAT] 4. The writer who revised The Hangover script to include Mike Tyson, the tiger, and the baby, isn’t getting credited. [via NYP] 5. Author Alice Hoffman is fighting back against a bad review in the Boston Globe using Twitter. [via Gawker]