So, what’s next — golf? Scribe-for-hire Eric Simonson and producers Fran Kirmser and Tony Ponturo have this factory assembly-line thing going with pro sports organizations: First came “Lombardi,”…
The nominations for the 2013 Tony Awards shaped up into a head-to-head battle between drag queens and little girls, with musical "Kinky Boots" leading the pack with 13 noms and "Matilda," with 12…
Producers Tony Ponturo and Fran Kirmser are looking to build a sports dynasty on the most unlikely of locations -- Broadway.
National Football League-backed play "Lombardi" has become the first Broadway production to announce its closing in the wake of the Tony noms, with the gridiron bio set to shutter May 22.
Fans should be mesmerized by Dan Lauria's spot-on impersonation of the famously hot-tempered Lombardi.
"Billy Elliot" racked up a whopping 15 noms for the 2009 Tony Awards, with the smaller-scale tuner perceived as its major competition, "Next to Normal," coming in at 11 nods.
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