Where are the Brits? The 2001 Tony nominations were far less abundant in English accents than is normally the case. Those foreigners who made the final mix largely hail from Ireland: Conleth Hill and…
"Ragtime" was named best musical and "Dame Edna: The Royal Tour" best play as the League of American Theatres & Producers announced the winners of the inaugural National Broadway Theater Awards, to…
Following the Tony nominations, Broadway marked time as overall B.O. fell a minuscule $118,499 -- or .8% -- for a final cume of $14,170,574. Three productions -- "The Gathering," "Judgment at…
Why are the Lucille Lortel Awards more fun than the Tonys? Because they do things there that they just don't on Broadway.
And then there were three fewer shows on Broadway. Monday's announcement of the Tony Award nominations brought the shuttering of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," which posted a Saturday closing date…
Tom Stoppard's "The Invention of Love" was named best play of the season by the New York Drama Critics Circle on Tuesday, while the Mel Brooks tuner "The Producers" was named best musical.
As befits a show that has taken not just Broadway but seemingly all of Gotham by storm, "The Producers" made history Monday, racking up a record-setting 15 nominations for the 55th annual Tony…
The Theatre Development Fund has announced nominees for the 20th annual Astaire Awards for the 2000-01 Broadway season. The awards for excellence in dance and choreography will be presented May 18 at…
Gotham critics org the Drama Desk announced nearly 150 noms in its recognition of Broadway and Off Broadway theater for the 2000-01 legit season. So many honored, so few left out.
By any standard but the playwright's own, August Wilson's "King Hedley II" would probably rank as an impressive accomplishment. There are passages in the play that positively throb with lyrical heat…