Ben Platt won a Tony Award for his performance in the musical Dear Evan Hansen and now the show’s new stars have been announced! The 23-year-old actor will play his final performance in the show on November 19 and he will be replaced by Noah Galvin. Noah, best known for his work on ABC’s The [...]
The nominees for the 2017 Emmy Awards are getting ready for the big night! This Is Us star Chrissy Metz, Black-ish‘s Tracee Ellis Ross and Anthony Anderson, Mom star Allison Janney, Transparent‘s Kathryn Hahn, Tony Hale, Matt Walsh, Alan Tudyk, Susan Kelechi Watson, Fued‘s Alison Wright and Grace and Frankie‘s Lily Tomlin all stepped out [...]
Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington is set to star in Eugene O’Neill’s acclaimed play The Iceman Cometh on Broadway. George C. Wolfe, who won a Tony Award for 1993’s Angels in America: Millennium Approaches, will direct the...Show More Summary
Mr. Thompson, whose productions were nominated for 20 Tony Awards and won six, helped mount hits like “The Book of Mormon.” “He elevated me,” said Patti LuPone.
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Despite strong reviews and a Tony award for best choreography, Bandstand is set to close September 17. Directed and choreographed by Hamilton choreographer Andy Blankenbuehler and set in America shortly after World War II, the musical boasted phenomenal swing dancing and was evocative of Broadway’s Golden Age. Yet it struggled ... More »
"The Broadway musical that had more Tony Award nominations than any other last season will close on Sept. 3 after struggling to overcome a recent casting controversy, the show's producers announced on Tuesday."
The 'This Is Us' star joined the Tony winner at the Television Critics Association Awards ceremony for a performance of 'For Good' from 'Wicked.'
The Broadway superstar who holds the record for the most Tony Awards is coming soon to a TV set near you. CBS announced that Audra McDonald, who has a record six Tonys for acting — not to mention a Primetime...
Press release from CBS, Aug. 1, 2017: Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winner Audra McDonald has joined the cast of THE GOOD FIGHT on CBS All Access, the CBS Television Network’s subscription video on-demand and live streaming service. The second...
Tony Award winner Laura Benanti is set as a series regular for Season 3 of The Detour, the TBS comedy created, written and executive-produced by Jason Jones and Samantha Bee. The Supergirl and Nashville alumna recurred as USPIS Agent...Show More Summary
The Tony Awards teased composer Jeanine Tesori in 2009 with a nomination for her work on “Shrek the Musical,” but it was another six years before she (with playwright Lisa Kron) won Broadway’s top honor, for “Fun Home,” the melancholic musical adaptation of Alison Bechdel’s graphic novel that appears early this month at Segerstrom Center […]
EXCLUSIVE: Tony Award nominee Phillipa Soo, who played Alexander Hamilton’s wife, Eliza Schuyler, in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s multiple award winning musical Hamilton, has signed with UTA. Soo was most recently seen in the title role of the short-lived Broadway musical adaptation of Amélie. Show More Summary
Volker Struth, the agent of Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos, has today discussed the decision of the German media to award the country’s player of the year award to Philip Lahm, rather than his client. Farewell Lahm, 33, was honoured with the award for the first time in his career this past Sunday, following his […]
Authored by Toni Airaksinen via CampusReform.org, Grinnell College awards a $100,000 prize each year to an “Innovator for Social Justice,” and recently began accepting nominations for the 2018 recipient. The "Innovator for Social Justice Prize" is the largest award given by a U.S. Show More Summary
Kate Baldwin and Kate Shindle, Broadway stars and alumni of Northwestern University, are both 2017 winners of the The Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago's Actor of the Year Award. Baldwin recently garnered a Tony nomination for "Hello, Dolly!" on Broadway and last appeared in Chicago in Lyric Opera's...
EXCLUSIVE: Hot on the heels of his third Tony Award nomination, for his leading role in Groundhog Day, Andy Karl has signed with ICM Partners. The role of jaded weatherman Phil Connors, originated by Bill Murray in the 1993 Harold Ramis...Show More Summary
by Rich Smith Icarus soaring above Deadalus. Joan Marcus I know Lisa Kron's adaptation of Alison Bechdel's Fun Home, which runs through July 30th at the 5th Avenue Theatre, won five Tony awards "including best musical." I know Kron is great because I saw Sara Rudinoff playing her playing herself in Well last year, and that was great. Show More Summary
The world will know, indeed! Disney’s “Newsies,” which bowed on Broadway in 2012 and two Tony Awards along the way, is casting multi-talents for principal and ensemble roles to “carry the banner” in its West Coast premiere! Children’s Musical Theater San Jose will present the tuner, based on the 1992 film of the same name. Show More Summary
Steep Theatre Company announced its 2017-18 season Monday, including a Chicago premiere from Ayad Akhtar, a world premiere from Calamity West and another collaboration with the Tony Award winner Simon Stephens. Opening the season is Akhtar's "The Invisible Hand" (Oct. 5-Nov. 11). Audrey Francis...