Gotham kudofest to include road-focused trophy
Add another legit kudofest to the sked: The annual Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards launches a May 15 Gotham ceremony to go along with the trophies.Event marks one of the more higher-profile expansions of the activities of Broadway.com since it was acquired late last year by Key Brand Entertainment, the company that also owns Rialto producing org Broadway Across America (“How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying”). Slate of awards is typical for such aud-choice kudofests, with more traditional competitive categories bolstered by fan-friendly races such as favorite diva performance. The 11th annual awards also will incorporate a road-centric trophy for the first time, in a nod to legit touring biz that makes up a hefty chunk of Broadway Across America’s activity. The invite-only award ceremony will be held at the Allen Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center.