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Tuesday, 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.

Tuesday, 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.

Tuesday, 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...

Monday, 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

Monday, 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

Wednesday, Aug 22, 2012

Neil Patrick Harris, "Assassins" Cast to Reunite

Neil Patrick Harris, "Assassins" Cast to Reunite

The original cast of the 2004 Broadway production will join forces on Dec. 3 in a fundraiser for the Roundabout Theatre Company

Monday, Jun 11, 2012

Tony's Most Memorable Moments

Tony's Most Memorable Moments

Honors for "Once," surprises for "Starcatcher" and "Porgy" as Neil Patrick Harris hosts his third Tony Awards

Monday, Apr 23, 2012

Neil Patrick Harris to Host His 3rd Tony Awards

Neil Patrick Harris to Host His 3rd Tony Awards

Neil Patrick Harris will be back for his third turn hosting the Tony Awards.

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