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Jun 15, 2014

Andrew Rannells is Your New Hedwig

Andrew Rannells is Your New Hedwig

Plus drama for the Tony Awards and closing dates for “Buyer & Cellar” and “Mothers and Sons.”

Jun 10, 2014
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By Dave Quinn

Seen and Heard: The 2014 Tony Awards From in the Wings

Sunday’s Tony Awards honored the best of Broadway. And while you were watching... See Full Gallery

Jun 10, 2014

Seen and Heard: Backstage at the 2014 Tony Awards

Seen and Heard: Backstage at the 2014 Tony Awards

While you were watching the telecast, NBC New York was backstage in the winners circle.

Jun 11, 2014

"Gentleman's Guide" Named Best Musical; Cranston, NPH Win Tonys

"Gentleman's Guide" Named Best Musical; Cranston, NPH Win Tonys

“A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder,” the dark comic musical in which vicious slayings are played for laughs in Edwardian England, won four honors at Sunday’s 68th Annual Tony Awards, including the...

Jun 6, 2014

The 2014 Tony Awards: We Pick The Winners

The 2014 Tony Awards: We Pick The Winners

NBC New York theater writers Robert Kahn and Dave Quinn offer their picks for the top categories in Sunday’s Tony Awards.

Jun 10, 2014

"Gentleman's Guide" Leads 2014 Tony Nominations

"Gentleman's Guide" Leads 2014 Tony Nominations

Audra McDonald earned a nod as lead actress in a play for “Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill,” setting her up for a possible record-breaking sixth acting Tony Award.

Apr 22, 2014

Review: NPH, in "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"

Review: NPH, in "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"

The Tony host and sitcom star is the reigning king and queen of Broadway, thanks to a dazzling turn as the transgendered East German rock star.

Sep 10, 2013

News Roundup: “Hedwig,” "Five Years" Reunion and More

News Roundup: “Hedwig,” "Five Years" Reunion and More

NPH gets an opening night, and "The Last Five Years" plans a reunion at 54 Below. Plus, Andy Karl's gonna fly now...

Jun 17, 2013

Neil Patrick Harris Signs On for "Hedwig"

Neil Patrick Harris Signs On for "Hedwig"

The busy awards show host will star in the spring 2014 premiere of John Cameron Mitchell's musical comedy about a transgendered singer

Jun 10, 2013

"Pippin," Lauper Wins Make for Tony's Best Moments

"Pippin," Lauper Wins Make for Tony's Best Moments

Tom Hanks didn’t win a Tony, Cicely Tyson did, and the sentimental American musical “Kinky Boots” upset the tight British import “Matilda” for the evening’s top prize

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Health Aide Caught on Camera Abusing Stroke Victim

Health Aide Caught on Camera Abusing Stroke Victim

Disturbing video captured by surveillance cameras shows a home health care aide abusing a 78-year-old Queens stroke victim, slapping his trembling arm and jerking his head by his nose while trying to force-feed...

Armed Robber Sneaks Up on Stroller-Pushing Mom: Cops

Armed Robber Sneaks Up on Stroller-Pushing Mom: Cops

An armed robber is being sought in a string of robberies that occurred in a two-hour span in the Bronx, including one targeting a mother pushing her baby in a stroller, police say.

3 Dead in Violent Head-On Crash in New Jersey

3 Dead in Violent Head-On Crash in New Jersey

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Bag of Bankrupt Casino's Money Falls Off Truck

Bag of Bankrupt Casino's Money Falls Off Truck

Nearly $21,000 is missing after the cash fell from the roof of an armored truck that had picked it up from a soon-to-be-closed Atlantic City casino.

Swastikas Spray-Painted Outside Catholic School

Swastikas Spray-Painted Outside Catholic School

Police are looking for a vandal who was captured on security video spraying anti-Semitic graffiti outside a Catholic school on Staten Island last Friday.

Mayor, Faith Leaders Meet on Chokehold Arrest Death

Mayor, Faith Leaders Meet on Chokehold Arrest Death

Cardinal Timothy Dolan is bringing together the mayor and religious leaders for a roundtable meeting spawned by the death of Eric Garner, the 43-year-old father who died on Staten Island after being put into...