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Jun 11, 2014

“HIMYM” Lead Is “Disgraced”

“HIMYM” Lead Is “Disgraced”

Josh Radnor is following in the shoes of his sitcom costar Neil Patrick Harris: booking Broadway as his TV follow-up.

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 7, 2014

Mullally, Channing Join “It’s Only a Play”

Mullally, Channing Join “It’s Only a Play”

Megan Mullally, Stockard Channing and F. Murray Abraham will join Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane in “It’s Only a Play.”

Jun 6, 2014

"Violet" Takes Audiences on a Journey of Discovery

"Violet" Takes Audiences on a Journey of Discovery

Tony nominee Sutton Foster talks about the challenge of a completely different kind of role for her in "Violet." Fellow nominee Joshua Henry joins her backstage to talk about the show, their relationship...

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 5, 2014

Unique Ritual on Broadway to Keep "Violet" Fresh

Unique Ritual on Broadway to Keep "Violet" Fresh

Sutton Foster ("Violet"), Joshua Henry ("Flick") and Colin Donnell ("Monty") reveal the special thing they do every night before they go on stage -- to make "Violet" at the American Airlines Theatre feel...

May 30, 2014

Performers Set for Tonys & More

Performers Set for Tonys & More

Plus Elisabeth Moss rumored for "Heidi Chronicles," OG Pippin returns to “Pippin” and Broadway brings NYC big money.

May 29, 2014

McDonald Thanks Maya Angelou for Holliday Insight

McDonald Thanks Maya Angelou for Holliday Insight

The actress ends Wednesday matinee by thanking Angelou for giving her insight into her Tony-nominated role.

May 28, 2014

Broadway Attendance, Grosses Up

Broadway Attendance, Grosses Up

The numbers are in for the 2013-14 Broadway season.

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