The League of Off Broadway Theaters & Producers awarded "Urinetown" and "Metamorphoses" its Lucille Lortel Awards for outstanding musical and play, respectively. Mary Zimmerman, author and director…
Tony time is closing time. The Roundabout's Broadway revival of "Follies" put up its closing notice this week, following similar announcements from the producers of "A Class Act," "Bells Are Ringing"…
The fallout from Sunday's Tony Awards hit Broadway as winners and losers were clearly defined via box office.
New York auds, perhaps suffering from "Producers" overkill, gave Sunday's Tony Awards a surprisingly mild rating -- but broader strength across the country has enabled this year's kudocast to avoid…
Mel Brooks said winning the Tony for best score was "the most meaningful. I love Cole Porter, Frank Loesser, the guys who wrote the music and the lyrics, who deliver a song. If I could join that rare…
Continuing its giddy goose step into the showbiz history books, "The Producers" hauled home a record-setting 12 prizes at the 55th annual Tony Awards Sunday night.
"Best Plays of 2000-2001," the annual chronicle of U.S. theater, has selected 10 dramatic works for its current edition.
Given the critical raves and phenomenal business drummed up by "The Producers," the talk of the town is not so much its record 15 Tony nominations but how many of them will actually translate into…
Call it Tony-time gridlock: the assumption that he (or she) opening last gets a nomination first. That explains the phenomenon whereby half the Broadway year's annual output gets crammed into the…
The Tonys telecast is under the gun. "In the last few years, we have not come up with the best shows," concedes managing producer Elizabeth I. McCann, new to her TV gig this year. "We are under a…