Legiters are fond of saying that Broadway's a tough market for a straight play. This season, though, there were more than 20 of them on offer. The only catch? You had to catch 'em quick. The…
While there are 24 competitive categories to be decided when the 2006 Tony awards are announced June 11 and a number of them are wide open, the race that has legit insiders buzzing is the…
Last fall, the Tonys launched a new category, best performance by an actor or actress in a re-created role. On May 16, the results of that first, hotly anticipated competition were announced. And the…
A Tony nom wasn't enough to keep "The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial" afloat. The Broadway revival of Herman Wouk's courtroom drama, which stars David Schwimmer, announced it would shutter Sunday.
Cementing its claim as the sleeper hit of the Broadway season, "The Drowsy Chaperone" woke up to good news Tuesday as it led the Tony field with 13 nominations. Show scored noms for musical, book…
With the introduction this year of an awkwardly titled new category -- best re-creation of a leading role by an actor/actress -- the Tony Awards will extend its honors for the first time to a…
Traditionally, this is the time of year when pundits take up their scalpels to eviscerate Broadway for the sorry state of the drama. But even without a Pulitzer nod this year, the industry should be…
Tony handicappers hoping this year for clear front-runners are out of luck. Instead, there's a gridlock of top contenders all jockeying for position in the key races.
Sometime in the future everyone on Broadway will receive a Tony.
"Bridge & Tunnel" looks set for a Tony win, thanks to the latest eligibility rulings of the Tony Awards Administration Committee. Sarah Jones' solo Broadway outing will be considered in the category…
The Tony telecast may have tanked in the ratings, but Broadway enjoyed its Tony bounce much more than usual. The $1,304,421 uptick was at least double the post-awards increase of the past two years.