HBO is adapting the Tony-winning Broadway play All the Way, which tells the story of how President Lyndon Johnson fought to enact the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The play earned Bryan Cranston a Tony Award for playing LBJ, and Cranston will be reprising the role in the HBO version. Show More Summary
The show is the third musical production to announce its closing since the Tony Awards.
Broadway got an influx of fresh new talent last night! Fifty-two musical theater hopefuls made their Broadway debut at the Minskoff Theatre June 29 at the seventh annual Jimmy Awards. Hosted by two-time Tony winner Michael Cerveris (“Fun...Show More Summary
You’d think things would calm down on New York stages after the Tony Awards. You would be wrong. Let’s get down to business: If you’re in the city this weekend and have only one show to see, it must be A New Brain, the season’s first entry in City Center’s summer Encores! Off-Center series. Show More Summary
A New Brain, the killer musical about a songwriter facing a life-threatening brain condition, could only have been written by William Finn. For one thing, it’s highly autobiographical. When Finn accepted his two Tony awards for Falsettos in 1992, he was already suffering from what he’d been told was an... More »
Jeremy Gerard has covered the evolving fortunes of Jujamcyn Theatres since it became a formidable competitor to the larger Shubert and Nederlander organizations in the late 1980s. In 2013 producer Jordan Roth became Jujamcyn's majority owner and the Street's youngest power broker. Show More Summary
Photo of Darren Criss at Hedwig by Joan Marcus The fervor of Tony Awards season has waned, and new theater options on the Great White Way (and elsewhere around New York City) are a little sparse. Yet, even though there aren’t as many opportunities to take in something brand new right now, there are plenty of reasons to return to an “old” favorite. Show More Summary
“Braxton Family Values” Season 4 Episode 15 aired on WeTV Thursday night (Jun 18). The sisters come to LA to support Toni on the night of the Grammy Awards. Trina looks forward to resolving some issues with Tamar, and goes out on a first date with someone she finds out doesn’t drink alcohol. Show More Summary
“Braxton Family Values” Season 4 Episode 14 aired on WeTV last Thursday night (Jun 11). Traci panics before her showcase, and when Toni is honored with an award in Atlanta, the sisters wonder “where’s Tamar?” Elsewhere, Trina brings a mystery date to her superhero-themed 40th birthday party, and Tamar feels totally out of the loop. Show More Summary
Lady Gaga rocks a black and white striped suit while posing backstage with her Cheek To Cheek partner Tony Bennett pose backstage at the 2015 Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction & Awards Gala on Thursday (June 18) in New York City. “The Songwriter’s Hall Of Fame Contemporary Icon Award. This has to be my favorite [...]
In a career that has stretched lithely across seven decades, Julie Newmar, the early blooming classical pianist and dancer who grew up to be TV's first feloniously feline Catwoman, has earned a Tony Award for her first speaking role on Broadway and received two U.S. patents for pantyhose and brassiere...
A look at the highlights and lowlights of the 2015 Tony Awards.
The musical "Fun Home" and the play "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" led the pack at 2015 Tony Awards, earning five awards each Sunday night.
"The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" and the musical "Fun Home" dominated the 2015 Tony Awards on Sunday, both taking home five awards.
Broadway first-timer Alex Sharp won the Tony Award for lead actor in a play Sunday night. The actor was considered a front-runner in the category for his role in "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time."
The 69th Tony Awards didn't air live on the West Coast, but we brought you updates and analysis from inside the show. Notable wins included "Curious Incident" with best play, "Fun Home" with best musical, Alex Sharp of "Curious Incident" with lead actor in a play, and Kelli O'Hara of "King and...
The 2015 Tony Awards will air live on CBS from Radio City Musical Hall in New York City.
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The world isn't a meritocracy, the prize doesn't always go to the most deserving and Vincent van Gogh isn't the only artist to have gone to his grave unheralded.