Despite his Tony and three Emmy Awards, Bryan Cranston isn’t exactly known for being a subtle performer. Do you need someone who can throw a pizza on a roof or wear a bee suit? He’s your man. Do you want quiet, devastating interiority? Okay, yeah, we also saw Breaking Bad’s ... More »
The co-president of Paris’s 2024 Olympic bid, Tony Estanguet, says that while he is supportive of the mood within the IOC to award the locations of both the 2024 and the 2028 Olympic Games in September, the French capital will not be in the running for the latter Paris 2024 Olympic bid will be 100% clean, promises Tony Estanguet Continue reading...
• Tony Estanguet says Paris will only bid for 2024 Games• Only Los Angeles and Paris remain in contention as hosts The Paris Olympic bid chief said on Tuesday he was not against the awarding of the 2024 and 2028 Olympics in the same session later this year, but ruled the French capital out of the latter Games. Show More Summary
They've announced the longlist for the 'foreign literature' (??????????? ??????????) category of the Yasnaya Polyana Literary Award. The twenty-eight titles include books by Nobel laureates (Coetzee; Vargas Llosa; Modiano; Toni Morrison), Michel Houellebecq's Submission, Aravind Adiga's The White Tiger, and two Jonathan Franzens, among... Show More Summary
This year’s Tony Awards, recognizing the best of Broadway in the 2016–17 season, won’t be held until June 11. But for the American Theatre Wing and the Broadway League, the two organizations who present the annual awards, preparation...Show More Summary
Tony Award winner Phylicia Rashad will direct the Steppenwolf Theatre Company's Chicago premiere of "The Roommate," it was announced Thursday. Rashad played Viola Westin in "August: Osage County" on Broadway and also appeared in recent Oscar winner and ensemble member Tarell Alvin McCraney’s...
Music is in the air as the Broadway roster fills up with new shows, especially the tuners that have been circling the airspace over Times Square looking to land as close as possible to the April 27 Tony Awards cut-off date. Four newShow More Summary
Sally Field is back on Broadway in the revival of Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie! With direction by Tony winner Sam Gold, the 70-year-old actress joins two-time Tony Award winner Joe Mantello, Finn Wittrock and Madison Ferris in the limited run scheduled through July 2. “It’s an extraordinary piece of writing,” Sally told Vogue while [...]
Kate Shindle was performing concerts on a cruise ship in the Bahamas when the musical “Fun Home” opened on Broadway in 2015. The show won five Tony Awards that year, including best musical, but she had yet to see it. Shindle was at the Tonys ceremony that year, and she could feel the importance...
Six-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald will perform at Steppenwolf Theatre as part of the LookOut Series, the company announced Tuesday. Presented by LookOut and Mark Cortale, the one-night only concert will also feature Will Swenson, McDonald's husband, and host and pianist Seth Rudetsky....
On a Sunday night, June 12, Lin Manuel Miranda, creator and star of Hamilton, stood onstage to accept the Tony Award for Best Original Score Written for Theatre. Aware that… Continue reading ?
Today, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead announced the four recipients of the BALTIC Artists? Award 2017: Jose Dávila, Eric N. Mack, Toni Schmale and Shen Xin. As recipients of the award, they will each receive a 13-week exhibition at BALTIC, opening on 30 June 2017, £25,000 to create new work and a £5,000 artist fee. Show More Summary
Just in from Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS: Tony Award winner Cynthia Erivo (The Color Purple), four-time Grammy Award nominee Josh Groban (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812), Tony winner Cady Huffman (The Producers), three-time...Show More Summary
The playwright has four Tony nominations, including one win, as well as Drama Desk and Obie Awards. What led him to become a member of the tiny Gift Theater? Anne Spiselman called him and asked.
A whole bunch of stars gathered at the Roundabout Theatre Company’s 2017 Spring Gala to honor four-time Tony Award winner, Frank Langella! Bryan Cranston, Alec Baldwin and his wife Hilaria, Kate Walsh, Mark Ruffalo and his son Bella Noche Ruffalo, Carla Gugino, Matthew Rhys, Danny DeVito and Constantine Maroulis stepped out to show their support [...]
Viola Davis got her Oscar! With her Best Supporting Actress win at the 89th Academy Awards Sunday, Viola became a Triple Crown performer (Emmy, Tony, Oscar) and now just needs a Grammy to join the uber-rare ranks of performers with the distinction of being EGOT. She'd become the 13th person to... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Viola Davis
Sharon Stone strikes a pose in a black gown while attending the 2017 Elton John AIDS Foundation’s Academy Awards Viewing Party held at The City of West Hollywood Park on Sunday (February 26) in West Hollywood, Calif. The 58-year-old actress was accompanied at the event by her boyfriend Douglas Truesdale, as well as Scandal‘s Tony [...]
Lin-Manuel Miranda didn't achieve the big feat of becoming the youngest person ever to achieve EGOT (Emmy, Golden Globe, Oscar, Tony winner) status ever at the 89th Academy Awards Sunday. (His song "How Far I'll Go" from Moana lost out...Show More Summary
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene Alan Cumming is one of those performers whose multiple talents are extraordinary. He’s a tremendous actor (and has a Tony Award and an Olivier to prove it), a warm and witty author...
Viola Davis made history at the 89th Academy Awards Sunday night, becoming the first black woman to win an Oscar, Emmy, and Tony award for acting.