RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Tony Awards

A collection of news and information related to Tony Awards published by this site and its partners.

Top Tony Awards Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • Historic Tony Win Propels Broadway's 'Lady Day' into Profit

    Broadway play-with-music "Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill," powered by a lead performance that won Audra McDonald a historic sixth Tony win, has recouped its $2.6 million capitalization costs, according to the show's producers. Classified as a play...
  • 'Bye Bye Birdie' satirizes fan-mania

     'Bye Bye Birdie' satirizes fan-mania
    Imagine the frenzy if, say, Justin Bieber were going to enlist in the Army, but before he deployed to Afghanistan, one lucky member of his fan club was chosen for a live-streamed "last kiss." OMG! While that sounds ridiculous (on many levels), rewind 56...
  • 'The Qualms' to end Playwrights Horizons' season

    Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning playwright Bruce Norris' new comedy "The Qualms," which opens on Sunday night at Steppenwolf Theatre Company, will play Playwrights Horizons in New York in 2015, a representative for the off-Broadway theater said on...
  • Linda Ronstadt, Bill T. Jones to receive National Medal of Arts

    Linda Ronstadt, Bill T. Jones to receive National Medal of Arts
    A diverse roster of big names in the arts, literature and entertainment – including Linda Ronstadt, dancer-choreographer Bill T. Jones, author Maxine Hong Kingston, Broadway composer John Kander and L.A.-nurtured visual artist James Turrell --...
  • 'Bullets Over Broadway' to close in New York on Aug. 24

    'Bullets Over Broadway' to close in New York on Aug. 24
    "Bullets Over Broadway," the first stage musical based on one of Woody Allen's movies, is a comedy about the difficulties of mounting a stage production in New York. It's a challenge that the musical's producers may know well given the show's own...
  • DeSales head forged friendship with Broadway legend

    It was a quite a night for John Bell, the head of the division of performing arts at DeSales University in Center Valley. Two years ago, after Broadway legend Elaine Stritch fell and broke her hip, she called Bell from the hospital to ask if he would...
  • Broadway Box Office: 'Aladdin,' 'Beautiful' Muscle Up the Charts

    Some things old and some things new dominated the Broadway box office charts last week, as "Aladdin" and "Beautiful," two of the strongest spring openers, muscled past last year's hits to nestle in the Top 10 right behind perennial juggernauts "The Lion...
  • Tupac Shakur musical 'Holler If Ya Hear Me' closing on Broadway

    After struggling to find an audience on Broadway, the musical "Holler If Ya Hear Me" will close Sunday at the Palace Theatre in New York after running for less than two months.  The production, which is based on the songs of the late rapper Tupac...
  • Broadway KO's 'Rocky' Musical

    Underdog contender "Rocky" couldn't triumph over Broadway, where soft sales have led producers to post an Aug. 17 closing notice for the big-budget musical based on the Oscar-winning film. The early closing, capping the run at just six months, dashes the...
  • Linda Lavin Brings Her Cabaret Act To The Kate

    Linda Lavin Brings Her Cabaret Act To The Kate
    Linda Lavin, best known for the popular TV series "Alice" of the '70s and '80s — but a terrific Tony Award-winning Broadway and film actress, too — will be presenting her life and career in story and song when her cabaret act, "Possibilities,"...
  • Arvo Part, Athol Fugard among recipients of Praemium Imperiale awards

    Arvo Part, Athol Fugard among recipients of Praemium Imperiale awards
    The popular Estonian composer Arvo Pärt and the South African playwright Athol Fugard are among the recipients of the 2014 Praemium Imperiale awards, Japan's highest honors in the arts. This year's roster of winners also includes architect Steven Holl,...