Ask anyone what they remember about last year's Tony Awards, and if it wasn't Hugh Jackman's high kicks they'll tell you it was the David vs. Goliath battle in which small-scale "Avenue Q" triumphed…
The core contenders –“Spamalot,” “Piazza,” “Spelling Bee” and “Scoundrels” — may contend in each of these areas. But there are other possiblilities. For example, for book, “The Frogs” is eligible…
Since each of the design categories has been split in two (plays and musicals) this year, the real game is to see which designers will get two noms.
The Tony competition for leading actor in a Broadway musical just got a lot tighter. The Tony Awards administration committee deemed Tim Curry, Hank Azaria and David Hyde Pierce eligible for…
One myth won't likely be dispelled: "Spamalot" won't beat "The Producers" record of 12 Tony wins.
The myth of the monster hit will not die. It goes like this: A new tuner comes to town bloated with rave reviews from the West End, Chi or beyond. Puffed up by the press, the advance soars to $10…
The 2004 Tony Honors for Excellence, presented in the fall separate from the Tony Awards broadcast, were announced Friday. The recipients are marketing exec Nancy Coyne, theatrical photographer…
A clan of perky puppets wrestled Broadway's airborne witches to the ground Sunday night, as the small-scale musical "Avenue Q" scored one of the most remarkable upsets in Tony Awards history by…
Best play winner Doug Wright, asked about the possibility of anyone other than Jefferson Mays starring in "I Am My Own Wife," replied: "I was hoping some of the puppets from 'Avenue Q' would be…
"Avenue Q" has, in its endearingly irreverent way, changed the landscape of the Tonys this season with its shameless, tongue-in-cheek campaign to win itself the big brass ring, a best musical Tony.