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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.

May 26, 2014

Celebrating Their Inner Women at "Casa Valentina"

Celebrating Their Inner Women at "Casa Valentina"

The play "Casa Valentina," written by Harvey Fierstein, tells the story of straight men who like to dress up as women every summer at a resort in the Catskills. "Casa Valentina" has received 4 Tony nominations.

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Bystanders Capture Violent Robber Who Duct-Taped Woman

Bystanders Capture Violent Robber Who Duct-Taped Woman

Bystanders helped capture a violent robber after he allegedly forced a woman into her Bronx apartment, bound her hands and feet, and took off with cash and valuables, police say.

Brooklyn Cabbie Recalls Trip to Long Island With Accused Killer

Brooklyn Cabbie Recalls Trip to Long Island With Accused Killer

A New York City livery cab driver has gone to authorities to give his account of driving a Brooklyn woman accused of killing and dismembering her neighbor to Long Island, where the victim's body parts were later...

Kids Were Left on Hot School Bus, Driver Lied: Officials

Kids Were Left on Hot School Bus, Driver Lied: Officials

Two young children who were reported missing after they failed to come home from summer school were found alone inside a hot school bus at a bus depot in New Jersey, authorities say.

Thousands March Through NYC, Demand End to Mideast Violence

Thousands March Through NYC, Demand End to Mideast Violence

Thousands of pro-Palestinian supporters marched through the streets of New York on Friday, demanding an end to the Israeli onslaught in Gaza. Checkey Beckford reports.

Elderly Man Arrested in White-Powder Mailing to L.I. Office

Elderly Man Arrested in White-Powder Mailing to L.I. Office

A 74-year-old Long Island man has been arrested, accused of mailing a letter containing anti-Semitic remarks and a white powdery substance to an office building, police say.

Sharpton: Rights Violations Led to Chokehold Arrest Death

Sharpton: Rights Violations Led to Chokehold Arrest Death

Family members of a man who died in police custody, the Rev. Al Sharpton and others met with federal prosecutors Friday to press for an investigation into the 43-year-old father's death, which has...