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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

Monday, Apr 1, 2013

Review: Tom Hanks in Nora Ephron’s “Lucky Guy”

Review: Tom Hanks in Nora Ephron’s “Lucky Guy”

The two-time Oscar winner makes his Broadway debut in the riveting story of a tabloid columnist who crammed a lot of living into a brief lifetime

Friday, Oct 12, 2012

Tom Hanks Set for B'way Debut in Nora Ephron Play

Tom Hanks Set for B'way Debut in Nora Ephron Play

Hanks will play late New York tabloid journalist Mike McAlary in a play Ephron was writing at the time of her death

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