Tony Awards

Host Hugh Jackman onstage during the 68th Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions)

First Tony Awards Performers Announced

The first group of performers have been announced for “The 69th Annual Tony Awards”

05/22/2015

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Team Behind Tony Awards To Produce Kennedy Center Honors

Producers who have created the Tony Awards show for the past 12 years will be given a “clean slate” and a mandate to update the “Kennedy Center Honors,” marking a new direction for the CBS broadcast for the first time in nearly four decades.

05/06/2015

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 28: Actors Bruce Willis (L) and Mary-Louise Parker speak onstage at the 2015 Tony Awards Nominations Announcement at the Diamond Horseshoe at the Paramount Hotel on April 28, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions)

‘American In Paris,’ ‘Fun Home’ Get A Leading 12 Tony Noms

The musicals “An American in Paris” and “Fun Home” each received a leading 12 Tony Award nominations on Tuesday, showing two very different sides of this Broadway season.

04/28/2015

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#Trending In Entertainment: Tracey Morgan Critically Injured, Paula Deen’s Comeback, and Ruby Dee’s Death

This week an A-list comedian was critically injured, a southern chef planned a comeback, and an acclaimed Black actress passed away.

06/13/2014

The cast of "A Gentleman's Guide To Love And Murder" pose during the 68th Annual Tony Awards on June 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions)

Tony’s Big Night For Murderous Musical, Audra McDonald, Bryan Cranston, NPH

The lethal romp “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” got a lot of love at Sunday night’s Tony Awards, nabbing the best new musical trophy on a night that also saw Audra McDonald make Broadway history, Bryan Cranston win as a rookie and four-time host Neil Patrick Harris get his own award.

06/09/2014

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More Stars Added To Tony Awards Presenters And Performers List

Orlando Bloom, Barrett Foa, Jonathan Groff, T.I., LL COOL J, Samuel L. Jackson, Judith Light, Rosie O’Donnell and Patrick Wilson have been added to the star-studded lineup on “The 68th Annual Tony Awards.”

06/05/2014

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Most Anticipated 2014 Tony Awards Performances

Here’s what to look forward to as the anticipation builds for performances at the 68th Annual Tony Awards.

05/29/2014

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An Unforgettable Night Of Performances Announced For 68th Annual Tony Awards

From Patti LaBelle to Neil Patrick Harris, the stage at the 68th Annual Tony Awards will be packed with big stars and even bigger performances.

05/29/2014

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Hollywood’s Biggest Stars To Present At “The 68th Annual Tony Awards”

Hollywood and Broadway’s brightest stars will take center stage at “The 68th Annual Tony Awards.”

05/27/2014

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Underdog ‘Rocky’ The Musical Proves To Be A Broadway ‘Hit’

Since its premiere as a movie in 1976, Rocky has been an icon of the American working-class hero.

05/13/2014

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Actresses Talk About Their Tony-Nominated Roles

Two Oscar nominees and a past Tony Award winner are among the five women nominated for this year’s Tony for best performance by an actress in a featured role in a play.

05/12/2014

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‘A Gentleman’s Guide’ Leads Tony Awards Nominations

Nominations for Broadway’s Tony Awards will be announced Tuesday, but unlike most years, there no obvious front-runners for best musical or play and virtually no lock in the acting categories.

04/29/2014

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Rosie O’Donnell To Receive Special Honor At Tony Awards

Rosie O’Donnell will receive the 2014 Isabelle Stevenson Award, an honorary prize given to members of the theater community for their philanthropic efforts.

04/03/2014

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Hugh Jackman Returns To Host “The 68th Annual Tony Awards”

Golden Globe and Tony Award-winning actor Hugh Jackman returns to host “The 68th Annual Tony Awards,” live from Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 8th, 8pm ET.

02/11/2014

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‘Candelabra,’ ‘Tony’s,’ Bob Newhart Win Big At Creative Arts Emmys

HBO’s Liberace biopic “Behind The Candelabra,” CBS’ “The Tony Awards” and legendary comedian and sitcom star Bob Newhart were the big winners Sunday at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards.

09/16/2013

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Neil Patrick Harris: Top 5 Award Hosting Moments

Neil Patrick Harris is hosting this year’s Emmy Awards again, back by popular demand. Check out our favorite hosting moments from Neil’s career and see if your picks made the list.

08/22/2013

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Plenty Of Chicago Connections For 2013 Tony Awards

There are some Chicago connections to the Tony Awards being handed out tonight for the best of Broadway. The story from WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.

06/09/2013

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Neil Patrick Harris Returns To Host 2013 Tony Awards

It’s an award show that will be legend…wait for it…dary. Or at least that’s what Neil Patrick Harris promises. The ‘How I Met Your Mother’ star will be returning to host the 2013 Tony Awards .

05/09/2013

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‘Matilda: The Musical’ Lands 12 Tony Award Nominations

“Matilda: The Musical” is a witty musical adaptation of the novel by Roald Dahl and is true to his bleak vision of childhood as a savage battleground.

05/01/2013

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What Makes ‘Kinky Boots’ Tick And Why It Grabbed 13 Noms

What does it take to make a great Broadway musical? A talented score, a clever book, great singing and dancing, impressive costumes and an engaging set. Do all great musicals hit all of these points equally well? Of course not. But “Kinky Boots” does.

04/30/2013

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