Friday, June 22, 2018

2018-19 Broadway/Off-Broadway Season by Barry Gordin

2018-19 Broadway/Off-Broadway Season Forecast By: David Sheward June 22, 2018:  The Tony Awards have been handed out and the 2017-18 New York theater season has drawn to a close. The big …

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

Odds & Ends: Ari'el Stachel, Kyle Selig & Heidi Blickenstaff to Present at 2018 Jimmy Awards & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Ari'el Stachel, Kyle Selig & Heidi Blickenstaff to Present at 2018 Jimmy Awards The Broadway League has announced…

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Tony Winner Ari’el Stachel, SpongeBob SquarePants’ Jai’Len Christine Li Josey, More to Present at 2018 Jimmy Awards by Ryan McPhee

The tenth annual National High School Musical Theatre Awards, hosted by Laura Benanti, will take place June 25 at the Minskoff Theatre.

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

SpongeBob SquarePants, The Band's Visit, Waitress, More Set for 2018 Broadway in Bryant Park Season by Andrew Gans

The free lunchtime concert series will launch July 12.

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Friday, June 15, 2018

The Flaming Lips Release Their Tony-Nominated Track 'TOMORROW IS' From SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS the Musical by TV News Desk

Thirty-five years into one of rock's wildest, weirdest, and most wonderful legacies,The Flaming Lipsenjoy yet another career first in 2018. Though TheTony Awardsmay be over, the multiple GRA…

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

2018 Tonys: How'd We Do? by Wendy Caster

Well, we didn't do too badly this year, although we're not going to win any prizes for theatrical prescience. It was very nice to be wrong about Ari’el Stachel and Lindsay Mendez! The…

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Tony Nominee Douglas Sills Joins World Premiere Musical Dave at Arena Stage by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony nominee Douglas Sills has joined the company of the highly anticipated new musical Dave, making its world premiere at Washington, D.C.'s Arena Stage this summer. Sills will pla…

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And the (Other) Winners are... by JK

Readers, apparently, if you had your way, they'd have gotten 11 Tonys...Your choice for the Best Ensemble of a Musical Tony Award goes to...The Band's VisitFirst things first, thank you all …

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Monday, June 11, 2018

Poll Results: See the Top Five Performances that Won Over Viewers at the 2018 Tonys by Eric King

The Band's Visit swept the Tony Awards with 10 wins (and none for Gretchen Wieners, bye!) but that doesn't mean that other musicals didn't get to show their stuff on st…

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Tony Awards Video Roundup: All The Musicals! by BroadwayWorld

Watch or re-watch all of last night's performances from the new musicals, including Mean Girls, Spongebob Squarepants, Frozen, Summer, and The Band's Visit, below

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Which new Broadway musical would you most like to see in the West End? by The Stage

At the weekend, The Band’s Visit won the Tony award for best musical, winning against Frozen, Mean Girls and Spongebob Squarepants: the

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Bang the drum for @thebandsvisit which swept the board at the #TonyAwards while #MeanGirls went home empty-handed. See Tweets from the night...

While eyes were on SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical and Mean Girls, which had received 12 nominations each, it was actually David Yazbek and Itamar Moses’ intimate musical The Band’s …

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VIDEO: SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANT's Foley Artist Mike Dobson Entertained the Tony Awards Crowd by Stage Tube

One of the unsung heroes of SpongeBob SquarePants' success on Broadway is the show's foley artist Mike Dobson. Providing whimsical sound effects to the zany action in Bikini Bottom, Dobson h…

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

The Band's Visit's Tony Shalhoub Wins First Tony Award by Andy Lefkowitz

Hats off to Tony Shalhoub, who has won his first Tony Award! The stage-and-screen star triumphed in the Leading Actor in a Musical category for his turn as Tewfiq in The Band’s Visit. …

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The Band's Visit Wins 2018 Tony Award for Best Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

The new Broadway musical The Band's Visit has been named the 2018 Tony winner for Best Musical! The announcement was made on June 10 at Radio City Music Hall. The other nominated shows i…

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The Band's Visit & Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Top 2018 Tony Award Winners by Broadway.com

Winners have been announced for the 2018 Tony Awards. Tony nominees Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban hosted the annual celebration of Broadway live from New York's Radio City Music Ha…

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Tony Talk: Best Scenic Design of a Musical, David Zinn by BroadwayWorld TV

David Zinnhas won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Scenic Design of a Musical for SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS THE MUSICAL.

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The Band's Visit Standout Ari'el Stachel Wins First Tony Award: 'Know That Your Biggest Ostacle May Turn into Your Purpose' by Andy Lefkowitz

Bravo to Ari'el Stachel, who just won his first Tony Award! Stachel triumphed in the Best Featured Actor in a Musical category for his performance as Haled in The Band’s Visit. The…

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The Band's Visit Director David Cromer Wins First Tony Award by Andy Lefkowitz

Hats off to David Cromer, who just netted his first Tony Award! Cromer won in the Best Director of a Musical category for his work on The Band’s Visit. The other nominees in the catego…

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David Yazbek Wins First Tony Award for His Score of The Band's Visit by Andy Lefkowitz

David Yazbek has won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Original Score! The triumph is for his original music and lyrics of the new musical The Band's Visit. The other nominees in the category…

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SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS: THE MUSICAL's David Zinn Wins 2018 Tony Award for Best Scenic Design of a Musical by BroadwayWorld

David Zinn has won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Scenic Design of a Musical for SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS THE MUSICAL.

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Itamar Moses Wins First Tony Award for Best Book of The Band's Visit by Andy Lefkowitz

The new Broadway musical The Band's Visit has been named the Best Book of the 2017-2018 season at the 72nd Annual Tony Awards. The triumph marks the first Tony win for scribe Itamar…

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2018 #TonyAward Winners by New York Theater

Below is the complete list of the winners of the 2017 Tony Awards, listed in red with an asterisk* (Highlighted show titles link to further information. Also listed are my personal preferenc…

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Winners Are Announced for 72nd Annual Tony Awards by Broadway.com

The day has arrived! Winners are being announced for the 2018 Tony Awards. Tony nominees Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban are hosting the annual celebration of Broadway from New York's&nbs…

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Tony Awards 2018 LIVE: Mean Girls and Spongebob Squarepants: The Musical lead with 12 nominations each by Ilana Kaplan, Ilana Kaplan

See what happens this year on the red carpet and at the awards ceremony

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Saturday, June 9, 2018
Friday, June 8, 2018

The Broadway.com Show: SpongeBob SquarePants, Mean Girls, The Band's Visit & Frozen Compete for Best Musical by Broadway.com

It's the most coveted award of them all: the Tony Award for Best Musical.

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Jeff and Mike's "Should Win/Will Win" 2018 Tony Awards Predictions by JK

I can't believe it's Tony time already! As has been tradition over the years, my theater buddy, Mike, and I offer our thoughts on who we think SHOULD win the coveted spinning medallion, and …

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Once On This Island, SpongeBob SquarePants, More Set for Free Broadway in the Boros Concert Series by Andrew Gans

The family-friendly lunchtime series kicks off in June 15 in Brooklyn.

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2018 Tony Award Winners — Who Should Win by New York Theater

Below are my preferences — not my predictions — for the 72nd Annual Tony Awards. See my article in DC Theatre Scene for an explanation for each of my choices. Best Musical Nominated:…

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