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Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017

Pulitzer Prize Winning Play 'Sweat' to Close June 25

Pulitzer Prize Winning Play 'Sweat' to Close June 25<br />

Lynn Nottage's Broadway premiere will play its final performance at Studio 54 on June 25.

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017

'Six Degrees of Separation' to Close June 18

'Six Degrees of Separation' to Close June 18

The revival of John Guare’s 1990 play has become the first victim of 2017 Tony Awards

Saturday, Jun 10, 2017

Everything You Need To Know About the 2017 Tony Awards

Everything You Need To Know About the 2017 Tony Awards

On Sunday, the 71st annual Tony Awards will take over Radio City Music Hall, where the best of Broadway will be awarded the highest honor in U.S. theater.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
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By Dave Quinn

Tony Awards 2017: The Biggest Nominations Snubs

The 2017 Tony nominations were filled with surprises — including some very...View gallery

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Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016

'Hairspray' Tony Award-Winner Dick Latessa Dies at 87

'Hairspray' Tony Award-Winner Dick Latessa Dies at 87

A veteran Broadway actor who was in the original productions of "Follies," ''Brighton Beach Memoirs" and "The Will Rogers Follies" and who won a Tony Award playing Harvey Fierstein's onstage husband in...

Monday, Jun 13, 2016

Performers of Color Make History at Tony Awards

Performers of Color Make History at Tony Awards

It's the first time in the show's 70-year history the four major musical acting honors were awarded to people of color.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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By Dave Quinn

19 A-List Actors Overlooked for 2016 Tony Nominations

These celebrity names topped the marquees, but bottomed-out on Tony nomination...View gallery

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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

2016 Tony Awards: The Nominees

2016 Tony Awards: The Nominees

The Broadway megahit "Hamilton" may have made the big headlines Tuesday with a record 16 nominations for the 2016 Tony Awards, but several other plays took home multiple nods. See a selected list of nominees...

Saturday, Apr 30, 2016

‘Shuffle Along’ Deemed New Musical

‘Shuffle Along’ Deemed New Musical

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met April 29 to determine final eligibility rulings for the 2016 Tony Awards.

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016

James Corden to Host the 2016 Tony Awards

James Corden to Host the 2016 Tony Awards

The actor and comedian has an extensive theater background, having won the 2012 Tony Award for best actor in a play for his turn in “One Man, Two Guvnors.” He made his Broadway debut in 2006’s “The History Boys”...

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