The selection of Sean Hayes to host the 2010 Tony Awards reps an attempt by the ceremony's producers to drum up ratings with a high-profile performer -- a concept that seemed to work last year.
Nick Wyman was elected prexy of legit thesps union Actors' Equity Assn., and 18 other union members were tapped to serve terms on the org's National Council.
Nick Wyman has been elected prexy of legit thesps union Actors' Equity Association, along with 18 other union members tapped to serve terms on the org's National Council.
After getting off to a slow start for U.S. acqusitions, the pace picked up towards the end of Cannes.
Known for his easygoing amiability, his prolific output and his seemingly tireless affection for the theater, Kuchwara had worked until earlier this month.
Broadway continued to pick up steam during Week 51 (May 10-16) following the press attention that comes every year with the announcement of the Tony nominees.
IFC Films has pacted with Wild Bunch for U.S. rights to two Cannes offerings, Gregg Araki's "Kaboom" and Jorge Michel Grau's "We Are What We Are."
"Red" picked up two Drama League Awards Friday afternoon, with the Broadway production scoring the top new play award as well as the distinguised perf kudo.