| Jun 9, 2014
| 10:30 AM
As the culmination of a Broadway season with no clear frontrunner, the 2014 Tony derby was a little bit like the wild west, where all bets were off and anything could happen. So in a sense, every award announcement during the June 8 ceremony had an...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Hit the lights, turn up the volume, cue the actors -- anddddd perfect.
The 2014 Tony Awards will air live Sunday, June 8, at 8 p.m. ET (and delayed to air at 8 p.m. PT) on CBS, from Radio City Musical Hall in New York City.
This year, “A...
| May 30, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- Sophie Okonedo, who was Oscar nommed for "Hotel Rwanda," is set to star alongside Benedict Cumberbatch in the next series of "The Hollow Crown," the BBC's Shakespeare adaptations, according to a report Friday.
The actress will play Queen...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:10 PM
“A Raisin in the Sun,” Lorraine Hansberry’s prize-winning drama, was named best revival of a play at the 68th Tony Awards, presented Sunday night at Radio City Music Hall.
Directed by Kenny Leon, the production stars Academy Award...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:30 AM
The Tony Awards will be handed out Sunday, and the safe money is on "A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder" for best musical and "All the Way" for best play. But nothing is guaranteed in a Broadway season as patchy as this one.
There's a fair chance that...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:00 AM
In a Broadway season in which revivals have eclipsed new plays it was still a surprise that the American drama that spoke most urgently to our time was Lorraine Hansberry's "A Raisin in the Sun."
Much has changed since the work first appeared on...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Denzel Washington and director Antoine Fuqua could be mounting up together again for a remake of the classic western "The Magnificent Seven."
Having previously collaborated on "Training Day" and the upcoming "The Equalizer," Washington and Fuqua are...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Take a stroll through the theater district these days, and one thing is obvious: You're just as likely to come across a Hollywood name on a Broadway marquee as you are on a screen.
Film and TV stars have shown up on the Main Stem with increasing...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — Recent Broadway seasons have yielded musical juggernauts: "The Book of Mormon," "The Producers" and "Spring Awakening," for example, each scooped up fistfuls of Tony nominations before going on to win best musical.
But as voters have...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 5:30 AM
In a wildly unpredictable year for the Tony Awards, especially in the popular category of new musicals, “A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder,” “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical,” “After Midnight,” and “Aladdin&...
| May 27, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Broadway musicals "The Lion King" and "Wicked" came within spitting distance of earning $100 million each during the 2013-14 season, which, with the final numbers now in, tallied a record $1,268,881,236 for the entire 52-week frame.
That total easily...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Wednesday morning's Meet the Tony Nominees press reception took over the Paramount Hotel in Midtown Manhattan.
Print journos crowded into a small first floor restaurant while nominees including LaTanya Richardson Jackson ("A Raisin in the Sun"), Woody...