Bill Berloni knows better than anyone the warmth and soul that a real, live animal can bring to a stage. He has dedicated his life to showcasing his four-legged co-stars while campaigning for their rights, welfare, and rescue.
On December 12th, The Scottsboro Boys closed its Broadway run. Months later, Beowulf Boritt received a Tony nomination for "Best Scenic Design of a Musical" for work that used minimal elements to convey symbolism and depth.
Since 2000, of the 48 titles nominated for Best Play, only six have been written by women, and only one has won -- God of Carnage, by Yasmina Reza. In other words, no woman playwright has won Best Play since the turn of the 21st century.