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Terry Lyons | Posted 08.10.2013 | Arts
Terry Lyons

When it comes to the very best in entertainment, Broadway just blows it all away. It's not even close. When you seek entertainment, there are so many wonderful options .

The Ratings Are In!

AP | By MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.10.2013 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS' Tony Awards telecast saw viewership jump to 7.24 million people, the show's largest audience in four years. Acco...

Did Neil Patrick Harris Drop The N-Word?

Posted 06.14.2013 | Black Voices

While Cicely Tyson picked up another career milestone by winning a Tony Award for “Best Performance by an Actress” in “A Trip to Bountiful,” m...

Why The Tonys Are Better Than The Oscars

Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.10.2013 | Entertainment
Christopher Rosen

Four things the Oscars should have learned from the Tony Awards long ago, but still have not.

Tony Award Winner Director Diane Paulus

Heidi Legg | Posted 08.10.2013 | Arts
Heidi Legg

Sitting down with Diane Paulus is like finding yourself on the stage of great theatrical production where you are rapt with awe and fascination on how one woman could have such deep love for theater, it's power to transform her audience into a character in the play.

Watch Neil Patrick Harris' Incredible Tony Awards Opening

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 06.10.2013 | Entertainment

Neil Patrick Harris was host at 67th annual Tony Awards on Sunday night, marking the fourth time Harris has acted as ringmaster for the prestigious ce...

Phish Frontman Says Tony Nomination Impressed Daughters

AP | JOHN CARUCCI | Posted 08.10.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — While Phish frontman Trey Anastasio has a highly devout fan base, it takes a little more to impress his teenage daughters. But that c...

Top 5 Moments Of The Tony Awards

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.10.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — The top five moments on Sunday night's Tony Awards telecast you'll be talking about Monday morning: 1. Neil Patrick Harris opening t...

All The Gowns From The 2013 Tony Awards

Posted 06.10.2013 | Style

Stars flocked to New York City's Radio City Music Hall last night for the 67th annual Tony Awards. The evening, which recognizes excellence in Bro...

The Top Tony Winners

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.10.2013 | Arts

-- Top winners at the 2013 American Theatre Wing's Tony Awards, announced Sunday. Best Play: "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike."...

'Kinky Boots' Wins!

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.09.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — The feel-good musical "Kinky Boots," with songs by pop star Cyndi Lauper, won the 2013 Tony Award for best musical. The musical is b...

'Pippin' Actress Wins Big

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.09.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Patina Miller has danced away with a Tony Award for her role in the revival of "Pippin." Miller, last on Broadway in "Sister Act," w...

Billy Porter Wins Best Actor In A Musical

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.09.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Billy Porter, who plays a fierce drag queen in "Kinky Boots," has strutted off with the Tony Award for best actor in a musical. Port...

Cicely Tyson Takes The Tony

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.09.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Cicely Tyson, who returned to Broadway this season for the first time in 30 years, has taken home the Tony Award for best leading act...

Tom Hanks UPSET At Tony Awards

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.09.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- Tracy Letts, who won a Tony Award as a playwright, now has one as an actor. Letts takes home the trophy for best performance by an actor ...

Best Play Goes To...

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.09.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Christopher Durang's comical "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" has won the best play Tony Award. The play, which takes character...

The Tonys Are Here! (LIVEBLOG)

Posted 06.10.2013 | Arts

The 2013 Tony Awards are taking over Radio City Music Hall tonight, led by four-time host and general theater darling, Neil Patrick Harris. The three-...

What To Expect At The Tonys

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.09.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — The feel-good musical "Kinky Boots," with songs by pop star and Broadway newcomer Cyndi Lauper, won a leading six 2013 Tony Awards on...

Experts Predict Tony Awards Winners: Matilda, Vanya, Tom Hanks, Cicely Tyson and...

Tom O'Neil | Posted 08.07.2013 | Entertainment
Tom O'Neil

Top Broadway pundits predict easy victories at this Sunday's Tony Awards, but there is a lot of drama in other leading contests.

Adding Music to Movies by Way of the Stage: Sleepless in Seattle to Kinky Boots

James Sims | Posted 08.07.2013 | Arts
James Sims

Glancing at the shows nominated for Best Musical for this year's Tony Awards, it is easy to mistake the list as being a Hollywood box office report.

Who Will Win At The Tonys?

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.07.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- The great comedian W.C. Fields is credited with the line, "Never work with children or animals." He would have had trouble on Broadway thi...

It's Tyson Time, Tripping to Bountiful!

Lonna Saunders | Posted 08.06.2013 | Chicago
Lonna Saunders

Cicely Tyson. I remember when she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress when I was still in school for Sounder (1972). Yet it wasn't u...

Theater Vets Crowd Out Hollywood Stars For Tony's

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.06.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — The day after the Tony Award nominations were announced, Annaleigh Ashford stood smiling in a Times Square hotel's event space, cheer...

Dear Tony Awards, It's Time for a Latino Host!

Lee Hernandez | Posted 08.05.2013 | Latino Voices
Lee Hernandez

Of course, it's not too surprising that a Latino hasn't been tapped to host the Tonys. After all, we don't host the Oscars. We don't host the Grammys, and we don't host the Emmys. All of which makes me sad...

'Kinky Boots' Star Prepares For Tony Awards

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.05.2013 | Black Voices

NEW YORK -- While all haircuts are important, the one Billy Porter got late last week was even more critical: It was his last one before Sunday's Tony...