Neil Patrick Harris has been tapped to host the 63rd annual Tony Awards, with the thesp presiding over a telecast that aims to offer airtime to a wide array of Broadway offerings.
The annual publicity boost of the Tony noms helped prompt a rise in Broadway box office last week -- but the tuner to post the largest gain of the frame was "9 to 5" ($762,358), the show notably shut…
In a Broadway season as starry as this one, the list of thesps who didn't make the Tony nominations ballot is as interesting as those who did.
"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.
How's this for stiff competition? Elton John vs. Dolly Parton; Liza Minnelli going mano a mano with Will Ferrell; peacenik hippies facing off with warring gang members; and a preteen ballet dancer in…
Jerry Herman, Phyllis Newman, publicist Shirley Herz and the Signature Theater in Arlington, Va., will receive the annual Tony honors in noncompetitive categories.
The season's fifth and final meeting of the Tony Awards Administration Committee resulted in few surprise decisions regarding Tony eligibility, but the committee did overturn a couple of precedents…
Cynthia Nixon and Lin-Manuel Miranda are set to announce the nominations for the 2009 Tony Awards May 5.
Few surprises came out of a Thursday meeting of the Tony Awards Administration Committee, which convened to decide questions of Tony category eligibility for a recent batch of Broadway shows.
The three boys playing the title role of "Billy Elliot" are jointly eligible for a single Tony nom, and Horton Foote's play "Dividing the Estate," which preemed in an early version in 1989 before its…
The Tony Awards will inaugurate the Isabelle Stevenson Award next year, with the nod going to a member of the legit community with a notable track record as a volunteer for humanitarian, social…