Friday, June 21, 2024

The Friday 5: 5 Tony Awards Highs...and Lows by JK

5 Things the Tony Awards Got Right...and Wrong High #1: The Lifetime Achievement Awards Speeches Both George C. Wolfe and Jack O'Brien gave thoughtful, insightful and humorous speeches. …

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Thursday, June 20, 2024

2024 Tony Nominees for Best Choreography by BroadwayWorld

Whether portrayed as a dream ballet, a high-engery hip-hop number, or a rousing tap break, choreography is a huge part of what makes musical theatre singularly sensational. Dance makes Broad…

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2024 Tony Nominees for Best Director of a Play & Musical by BroadwayWorld

What would Broadway be without the guidance of its directors- the people behind the scenes who guide the performances of the actors onstage and lend their artistic vision to the productions …

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Photos: Step Inside the Tony After Parties for Hell's Kitchen and Water For Elephants by Margaret Hall

Held downtown at Mercer Labs and at Jazz at Lincoln Center, respectively, they were certainly a pair of wild, wild parties.

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Photos: WATER FOR ELEPHANTS Celebrates 100th Broadway Performance

See photos of Water for Elephants celebrating its 100 Broadway performance!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:12PM
Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Tony Awards Show 2024: A Very Satisfying Event by Wendy Caster

Well, this is an opinion piece, so I should perhaps make the subtitle "A Very Satisfying Event for Me." A quick glance around the web reveals that I was not in the majority.  I do, of cours…

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Monday, June 17, 2024

Photos: Go Inside WATER FOR ELEPHANTS' Tony Party

See photos from Water for Elephants' Tony party!

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Photos: Go Behind the Scenes of the 2024 Tony Awards

See photos of backstage moments with Jonathan Groff, Idina Menzel, Alicia Keys, Ariana DeBose, Hillary Clinton, Angelina Jolie, and the casts of Cabaret, Water for Elephants, Merrily We Roll…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:48AM
Sunday, June 16, 2024

Video: The Cast of WATER FOR ELEPHANTS Performs 'Anywhere Another Train' and 'The Road Don't Make You Young' on the Tony Awards

The cast of Water For Elephants performed 'Anywhere Another Train' and 'The Road Don't Make You Young' on The Tony Awards. Watch the performance in the video here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:18PM

THE OUTSIDERS Wins Tony For Best Musical

The Outsiders has won the 2024 Tony Award for Best Musical. The Outsiders beat out fellow nominees Hell’s Kitchen, Illinoise, Suffs, and Water for Elephants. 

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ILLINOISE's Justin Peck Wins Tony Award for Best Choreography

Peck beat out fellow fantastic nominees Camille A. Brown for Hell's Kitchen, Jesse Robb and Shana Carroll For Water for Elephants, Rick Kuperman and Jeff Kuperman For The Outsiders, and Anni…

SOURCE: Theatrely at 07:40PM

SUFFS Writer Shaina Taub Wins Best Book of a Musical

Taub beat out fellow nominees Adam Rapp and Justin Levine for The Outsiders, Rick Elice for Water for Elephants, Kristoffer Diaz for Hell's Kitchen, and Bekah Brunstetter for The Notebook.

SOURCE: Theatrely at 06:40PM
Saturday, June 15, 2024

Video: Meet the Tony-Nominated Creatives of 2024

Watch as we chat with: Will Butler (Stereophonic), Timo Andres (Illinoise), Bekah Brunstetter (The Notebook), Justin Craig (Stereophonic), Kristoffer Diaz (Hell's Kitchen), Rick Elice (Water…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:06PM

Video: Meet the Tony-Nominated Choreographers of 2024

Watch as we chat with: Camille A. Brown (Hell's Kitchen), Shana Carroll and Jesse Robb (Water for Elephants), Rick Kuperman and Jeff Kuperman (The Outsiders), and Justin Peck (Illinoise).

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:18PM
Friday, June 14, 2024

Nicole Scherzinger to Perform During the Tony Awards In Memoriam; Chita Rivera to Receive Special Tribute by Hayley Levitt

Nicole Scherzinger, who will bring her Olivier Award-winning performance as Sunset Boulevard's Norma Desmond to Broadway this fall, will sing at the Tony Awards during the In Memoriam segme…

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The 2024 Tony Awards: Our Predictions by JK

The 2024 Tony Awards:Our Predictions At last the Super Bowl of theater is upon us! As usual, Mike and I have given thought to all of the shows we've seen this season - including 1 new play, …

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Thursday, June 13, 2024

Tony Predictions 2024 by Wendy Caster

It's Tony time again. Was this an exciting year on Broadway? Yes! Was it a disappointing year on Broadway? Yes! Same as it ever was. And here we go: (A complete list of nominees is provide…

SOURCE: Show Showdown at 04:12AM
Wednesday, June 12, 2024

The Cast of Stereophonic Will Perform at the Tony Awards; Presenters Announced by Darryn King

The cast of the Tony-nominated play Stereophonic will perform at the 77th Annual Tony Awards. They join the casts of Tony Award-nominated musicals and revivals Cabaret at the Kit Kat Club,…

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The 2024 JKTS Awards! by JK

It's that time of year again! Awards season is about to culminate with The Tony Awards, but we'd like to give out a few on our own first. Some are serious, others are just for fun. Your Read…

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Tuesday, June 11, 2024

2024 Drama Desk Awards by Barry Gordin

Stereophonic & Dead Outlaw win Best Play & Best Musical at the 68th Drama Desk Awards. June 11, 2024:  The 68th Annual Drama Desk Awards were presented yesterday at the NYU Skirbal…

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Stereophonic and Water for Elephants Lead Drama Desk Award Winners by Darryn King

The winners of the 68th Annual Drama Desk Awards were presented on June 10 at NYU Skirball Center, with Stereophonic winning in seven categories, including Outstanding Play. Water for Elepha…

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Monday, June 10, 2024
Sunday, June 9, 2024

Following a Paper Trail to this Year's Tonys by Jan Simpson

We’re in the homestretch now, with just a week to go before next Sunday’s Tony Awards. And it's a particularly exciting time because there are virtually no sure winners this year and eve…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 02:12AM
Saturday, June 8, 2024

It’s Their Time! See Exclusive Photos of the 2024 Audience Choice Award Winners by

It's their time, and they're what's happening! Do you know how this year's illustrious group of Audience Choice Award winners won their trophies? Me and you pal, me and you. Tha…

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Thursday, June 6, 2024

Water for Elephants, Cabaret, Hell's Kitchen and More to Perform at the 2024 Tony Awards by Darryn King

The performers and performances, representing Tony Award-nominated musicals and revivals, have been announced for the 77th Annual Tony Awards. The night will feature performances by the cas…

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2024 Tony Award Performances by The Tony Awards

Get ready for an unforgettable night at the 77th Annual #TonyAwards with performances by - The Who's Tommy - Merrily We Roll Along - Illinoise - The Outsiders - Cabaret at the Kit Kat Club …

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Jessica Stone Brings The Big Top To Broadway In ‘Water For Elephants’ by Jeryl Brunner

Nominated for seven Tony awards, Water For Elephants offers a blend of circus artistry (think trapeze, soaring through the air), puppetry, dance and a gumbo of a score featuring folk, bluegr…

SOURCE: Forbes at 07:11AM
Monday, June 3, 2024

Looking Forward to Summer - June - August 2024 by JK

Looking Forward to Summer: June - August 2024 The summer months are upon us, and with it the heat, the Tony Awards, closings and some off-season openings. Much like this time last year, w…

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Saturday, June 1, 2024

5 minutes with a Tony nominee: ‘Water for Elephants’’ David Bengali, Bradley King and David Israel Reynoso by Ruthie Fierberg

The Tony Award-nominated projection designer, lighting designer and costume designer take Broadway News inside the machinations of their collaboration.

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Friday, May 31, 2024

Tony Nominee Jessica Stone on Her Journey From Actor to Director of ‘Water for Elephants’ by Harry Haun

After helming last year's Tony winning musical 'Kimberly Akimbo,' Stone brought seven-time Tony nominee 'Water for Elephants' to the Broadway stage.

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 03:06PM

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