Sunday, June 10, 2018

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Wins Best Play at 2018 Tony Awards by Eric King

Ten points, and a Tony, to Gryffindor! Penned by Jack Thorne, The eighth installment of the blockbuster book and film franchise, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, was named Best Play a…

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2018 Tony Award Winners

Best Play “The Children” by Lucy Kirkwood “Farinelli and The King” by Claire van Kampen Winner: “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two” by Jack Thorne “Junk” b…

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LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS's John Leguizamo Wins 2018 Tony Award for Special Tony Award by BroadwayWorld

John Leguizamo has won the 2018 Tony Award for Special Tony Award for LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS.

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Thursday, June 7, 2018
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons Will Be Filmed for Netflix by Adam Hetrick

The rapid-fire lesson in overlooked Latin history will be filmed over three performances at NJPAC this June.

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS to Be Filmed Live for Netflix at NJPAC by BroadwayWorld

New Jersey Performing Arts Center will presentEmmy Award winner John Leguizamo in a live performance of his Tony-nominated hit, Latin History for Morons, as part of a Netflix special filming…

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

BWW TV: From Classroom to Stage: Meet Tony Nominees Grey Henson & Jamie deRoy! by BroadwayWorld TV

Below, meet CMU alumni and 2018Tony nominees Grey Henson Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical for Mean Girls and Jamie deRoy producer of Tony nominated showsAngels In America, T…

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

VIDEO: 30 Days of Tony! Day 6- John Leguizamo Shares His Broadway Journey by Alexa Criscitiello

On day 6, we celebrate writer, actor, and activist John Leguizamo, who is receiving a Special Tony Award this year for his one-man show Latin History for Morons.

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Thursday, May 10, 2018

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal to Air Tony Awards Episode in New York, Miami by Broadway.com

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, the monthly show featuring your favorite stage stars, has set a broadcast date for the May episode, “And the Tony Goes To…” The half-h…

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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

2018 Tony Awards – Who YOU Want As Winners by New York Theater

Here are the results of the survey in which I asked you to pick your personal preferences (not predictions) in 15 of the 26 categories in the 72nd Annual Tony Awards. Best Play Nominated: T…

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Monday, May 7, 2018

The Full List of Nominations for Tony awards 2018 by Blouin Artinfo

The celebrated Theater ceremony in New York, Tony Awards 2018 has shortlisted “Angels in America” and “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” in the running prizes. The nominations for t…

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018

John Leguizamo to Receive Special Tony Award by Broadway.com

John Leguizamo received a double dose of good news today! In addition to receiving a 2017 Tony nomination for his solo play Latin History for Morons, the playwright, actor and comedian …

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Thursday, April 26, 2018

2017 - 2018: The Broadway Season That Was... by JK

With today's opening of The Iceman Cometh, the eligibility of the 2017 - 2018 Broadway season comes to a close.  By most accounts, this has been a lackluster season.  There have be…

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Friday, March 2, 2018
Monday, February 19, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 19th - SpongeBob and Latin History For Morons Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Spongebob 2.20, The Band's Visit 2.20, Once On this Island 1.95, School of Rock 1.64 and Dear Evan Hansen 1.06. The top growing current Broadwa…

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Photo Coverage: Lea Salonga, John Leguizamo, Keegan-Michael Key & More Talk Broadway's Future at the Theatre Forward Broadway Roundtable by Walter McBride

Earlier this month, Theatre Forward and UBShosted the 15th Annual Broadway Roundtable, moderated by Theatre Forward Executive DirectorBruce E. Whitacre. The exclusive luncheon explored the c…

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Monday, February 12, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 12th - The Band's Visit and Latin History For Morons Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Spongebob 4.04, School of Rock 3.84, Once On this Island 3.43, The Band's Visit 2.47 and Dear Evan Hansen 1.23. The top growing current Broadwa…

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

John Leguizamo's 'Latin History For Morons' Recoups Investment On Broadway by Lee Seymour

The show is the first of the season to turn a profit, and another feather in the cap of its creator.

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Monday, February 5, 2018

Look Back at John Leguizamo’s Solo Shows on Broadway by Hannah Vine

His current show, Latin History for Morons, recently recouped its Broadway investment.

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Theater News: Latin History for Morons Becomes a Broadway Hit

John Leguizamo's solo show is the first play to recoup its capitalization this season.

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John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons Recoups Broadway Investment by Ryan McPhee

The production is scheduled to run through February 25 at Studio 54.

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John Leguizamo's Latin History for Morons Recoups Broadway Investment by Andy Lefkowitz

It's a hit! John Leguizamo's acclaimed solo comedy Latin History for Morons has returned its Broadway investment, becoming the first play to recoup its capitalization in the 2017-201…

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Broadway's Been Schooled! LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Recoups by BroadwayWorld

The producers of John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS, announced today that the one-man play has become the first play to recoup its capitalization this season. LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS…

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‘Latin History for Morons’ announces recoupment by Caitlin Huston

“Latin History for Morons,” the one-man play starring John Leguizamo has recouped its capitalization, the producers announced Monday. The show recouped after 15 weeks of running …

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 5th - Parisian Woman and SpongeBob Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Spongebob 4.04, School of Rock 3.84, Once On this Island 3.43, The Band's Visit 2.47 and Dear Evan Hansen 1.23. The top growing current Broadwa…

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Enters its Final Four Weeks by BroadwayWorld

Only four final weeks before he's history LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS, written and performed by John Leguizamo, will conclude on Sunday, February 25 at 300 PM.

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Monday, January 29, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Dance Over to Broadway's Once On This Island by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway audiences ventured to the island this past week! Once On This Island landed a spot in the top five by capacity, filling the Circle in the Square Theatre by 101.33%, similarly to reg…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 29th - SongeBob and Latin History for Morons Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Once On this Island 3.01, The Band's Visit 2.59, Spongebob 2.52, Hello, Dolly 2.48 and School of Rock 1.81. The top growing current Broadway pl…

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Friday, January 26, 2018

Lea Salonga, John Leguizamo and More Set to Participate in Theatre Forward's Broadway Roundtable by BroadwayWorld

Moderated by Theatre Forward Executive Director Bruce E. Whitacre, the exclusive luncheon will explore the current Broadway landscape with some of Broadway's leading players and stars, with …

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Keegan-Michael Key and Laura Benanti to be considered in featured actor category at Tonys by Caitlin Huston

Keegan-Michael Key and Laura Benanti will be eligible for best performance by an actors/actress in a featured role for their roles in “Meteor Shower,” the Tony Awards Administrat…

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