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.
The New York Times' recent essay critiquing the exclusionary nature of the Tony Awards raised an old issue that may have a new timeliness.
On Monday, Time Out magazine shot the cover for its Tony Awards issue -- or, rather, its theater issue.
The producers of "Big River" have received word from CBS that their show will not be allowed to perform on the telecast from Radio City Music Hall despite having been nominated for musical revival.
Journalists depend on sources, but do musicals really need them?
Ricky Kirshner and Glenn Weiss are the new executive producers of the Tony Awards, with Weiss double-dipping as director of the 2004 awards show that will air live on CBS from Radio City Music Hall…
It's rare for two Pulitzer Prize-winning dramas to be in competition for the play Tony. It happened in 1956 when "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" went up against "The Diary of Anne Frank," with the Tony going…