Glenn Close, Bobby Cannavale & More Broadway Stars Receive 2012 Emmy Nominations

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The Emmy Awards are this Sunday and quite a few of the nominees know their way around the Broadway stage. Harvey star Jim Parsons, Tony Award winners Glenn Close, Christine Baranski and Denis O’Hare and Tony Award nominees Bobby Cannavale and Edie Falco have all earned nods for the performances this past TV […]

The Tony Awards to Feature the First Live Broadway Performance from Sea

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Royal Caribbean International will partner with the Tony Awards to include a live broadcast from the middle of the Caribbean Seas, where the line’s Oasis of the Seas’ cast of Hairspray will perform a number in the ships Opal Theater as part of the Tony Awards program. The cruise line, which as been […]

2012 Tony Award to Host Annual Showcase at The Times Square Museum and Visitor Center

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The Tony Awards will host the second annual Tony Awards Showcase at the Times Square Museum and Visitor Center.  The Tony Awards Showcase will run from today through the Tony Awards on Sunday, June 30th. Admission to the 2012 Tony Showcase is free to the public. “We are thrilled to be able to […]

Full Cast Announced for The Normal Heart Tour

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Patricia Wettig will join previously announced cast members, Christopher J. Hanke, Patrick Breen, and Luke MacFarlane in the upcoming national tour of the 2011 Tony Award winning revival of Larry Kramer’s The Normal Heart. Wettig is known best for her roles on Brothers & Sisters and Prison Break. Arena Stage at the Mead […]

2012 Tony Award Nominations Are In!

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Tony Award and Emmy Award winner and current star of ABC’s GCB Kristin Chenoweth and Emmy and Golden Globe winning actor Jim Parson announces the nominees for the 2012 Tony Awards today, Tuesday, May 1, at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. The musicals Once, The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess, […]

Kristin Chenoweth and Jim Parsons to Announce 2012 Tony Award Nominations

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Tony Award and Emmy Award winner and current star of ABC’s GCB Kristin Chenoweth and Emmy and Golden Globe winning actor Jim Parson will co-host the announcement of the 2012 Tony nominations on Tuesday, May 1. Ted Chapin, Chairman of the American Theatre Wing; Heather Hitchens, Executive Direcotr of the American Theatre Wing; […]

Top Ten TV Shows Featuring Broadway Actors, part 1

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In the vein of Smash, which boasts a number of celebrated Broadway stars, we thought it would be fun to check out other television shows that also feature Broadway’s best. As it turns, Broadway is well represented these days. Compiled here are the first five of our list. These shows are ranked in […]

War Horse, Book of Mormon, Mark Rylance, Sutton Foster Win 2011 Outer Critics Circle Awards

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The 2010-11 Outer Critics Circle Awards winners were announced on May 16, 2011. The Awards honor the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway theatre. War Horse and The Book of Mormon, were named Outstanding New Broadway Play and Outstanding New Broadway Musical, respectively, and Other Desert Cities and The Kid, were voted Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play […]

Star-studded The Normal Heart opens on Broadway – Review Roundup

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The Normal Heart starring Ellen Barkin (Broadway Debut), Joe Mantello (best known as a director – Wicked, Take Me out, 3 Days of Rain), John benjamin Hickey (The Big C), Jim Parson (Big Bang Theory) and a host of other stars opened on Broadway to Audience and Critical raves. We have to admit […]