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The Highs and Lows of the 2019 Tony Awards

Cynthia Erivo!!!!
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Who Will Win at the 2019 Tony Awards?

Because The Ferryman’s goose can’t win everything.
  1. theater review
    Theater Review: The Secret Life of Bees Becomes Its Platonic SelfSue Monk Kidd’s novel becomes a musical, beautifully.
  2. casting
    Looks Like Ed Harris Will Be Broadway’s Next Atticus Finch in TKAMAccording to a report from the Times.
  3. theater review
    Theater Review: In the Park, the Warring Wits of Much Ado About NothingShakespeare in the Park’s latest production.
  4. gallery
    See the Faces of the 2019 Tony WinnersBryan Cranston, Rosemary Harris, and more.
  5. 2019 tony awards
    Oklahoma!’s Ali Stroker Becomes First Wheelchair User to Take Home a Tony AwardStroker was also the first person who uses a wheelchair to star in a Broadway show, performing in the 2015 revival of Spring Awakening.
  6. 2019 tony awards
    How Hadestown Pulled Off Its Tonys Performance With All Those LampsThe director and lighting designer explain.
  7. 2019 tony awards
    The Highs and Lows of the 2019 Tony AwardsCynthia Erivo!!!!
  8. 2019 tony awards
    Oklahoma!’s Tonys Performance Included Gun Violence VictimsThe musical revival is the first “gun neutral” show on Broadway.
  9. 2019 tony awards
    James Corden Celebrates Best Part of Broadway in Tony Opening Number: It’s Live!Let’s see prestige television do all this in one breath.
  10. 2019 tony awards
    Director Rachel Chavkin Calls Out Broadway Sexism in Tonys Acceptance Speech“There’s so many women and artists of color ready to go.”
  11. 2019 tony awards
    The Prom’s Delightful Tony Awards Performance Ends With a Heartfelt Lesbian KissWe love sweet teens!
  12. 2019 tony awards
    Billy Porter Wore the Curtain From Kinky Boots to the TonysLike he wasn’t going to deliver.
  13. broadway
    Miranda Sings YouTube Star Colleen Ballinger Heads to Waitress on BroadwayThe haters must be absolutely humiliated right now.
  14. party report
    Tracy Letts Describes the Time Annette Bening ‘Slapped the Sh*t’ Out of HimAn intimate scene on Broadway.
  15. broadway
    Who Will Win at the 2019 Tony Awards?Because The Ferryman’s goose can’t win everything.
  16. broadway
    London’s Epic Gay Play The Inheritance Is Coming to Broadway This FallIt racked up awards in the West End.
  17. last night on late night
    Yes, You Could Watch Laurie Metcalf Read a PlaybillStop trying to fight it.
  18. theater reviews
    Theater Reviews: Limited Young Lives in Nomad Motel and an Adapted Little WomenA pair of plays (one all new, one adapted from Louisa May Alcott’s novel) about young people finding their way in the world.
  19. party report
    Ashley Park Is Ready to Make Thoroughly Modern Millie Thoroughly ModernAnd by modern we mean not racist.
  20. just asking questions
    Elaine May Interviews Kenneth LonerganOr tries to, anyway: “For some reason the server I’m using keeps scrambling my incoming emails.”
  21. sexy oklahoma!
    Dark, Sexy Oklahoma! Releases Very Dark, Very Sexy Music VideoPeople will say we’re [redacted].
  22. exclusive
    Hadestown First Listen: Hear 3 Songs From the New Broadway Cast RecordingYou’ve waited for it.
  23. theater review
    Theater: Imperfection and Sincerity in Frankie & Johnny Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon bring emotional intelligence and hopeful silliness to a far-from-perfect play.
  24. party report
    Michael Shannon Once Cut Himself Onstage Doing Frankie and JohnnyAudra McDonald found him a Band-Aid.
  25. theater review
    Theater Review: The Well-Scrubbed Drama of Something CleanThe evening’s strength lies in the interplay between Kathryn Erbe and Christopher Livingston.
  26. broadway
    Mean Girls Musical Casts 19-Year-Old Jimmy Awards Winner Reneé Rapp As ReginaSoon all of Broadway will be teens.
  27. chat room
    Celia Keenan-Bolger’s Scout Finch Is Good Enough to Convince Kids She’s a KidShe’s Tony-nominated for her role in To Kill a Mockingbird.
  28. theater
    Magic Mike Musical Grinds to a Halt, Cancels Boston RunMost of the show’s creative team recently left the project.
  29. theater review
    Theater Review: Continuity, Where Little Hollywood Crises Face Big Global OnesDiva behavior and props that shatter, on the set of a film about climate change.
  30. we had questions
    How Gary Does the DicksThere are dozens of performing mechanical phalluses onstage, and they don’t just build themselves, folks.
  31. set design
    Bodies, Entrails, and Blood: Behind Gary’s Gruesome (Yet Funny) Scenic DesignHow do you make a pile of dead bodies seem funny?
  32. theater review
    Theater: Octet, by Dave Malloy, Takes Flight on 8-Bit WingsThe Great Comet writer returns.
  33. theater review
    Theater Review: Mac Beth Has a Gap at Its CenterReinterpreted Shakespeare that doesn’t quite connect.
  34. roll clip!
    Watch Patti LuPone and Bridget Everett Belt ‘Bridge Over Troubled Water’In ball gowns, no less.
  35. theater review
    Theater Review: Happy Talk Is a Satire Full of Empty CaloriesJesse Eisenberg’s play is a maudlin mess until it turns into a horrific one.
  36. chat room
    Laurie Metcalf on Playing Hillary Clinton and Her Very Brief SNL StintTalking with the Broadway star about her love for theater and whether she’d ever return to SNL to host.
  37. chat room
    Danielle Brooks Turned Down a Movie Role to Do Shakespeare in the Park“Getting to play this part is opening doors to young black women that look like me.”
  38. theater review
    Theater Review: Blood Without Guts in Curse of the Starving ClassThe play goes all out; this production pulls it back.
  39. theater review
    Theater Review: BLKS Would Be Better in 23-Minute EpisodesIt’s part of a trend: plays that try to do the things that make TV great, instead of the things that make theater great.
  40. revivals
    The Inevitable Post-Hamilton Revival of 1776 Is Coming to BroadwayDiane Paulus is directing.
  41. theater review
    Theater Review: Passage, a Reimagination of E.M. Forster, Goes ThereFinding the despair beneath A Passage to India.
  42. dance it out
    Magic Mike Musical Experiences Bump (and Grind) in Road As Creative Team ExitsThere must be hundreds of pounds of perfectly good beefcake in this musical, and we’ll be damned if they go to waste.
  43. gallery
    See the Faces of the 2019 Tony NomineesLaurie Metcalf, Jeremy Pope, Jeff Daniels, and more.
  44. roll clip!
    Cynthia Erivo Sings ‘Can’t Help Falling in Love’ and You Can’tErivo’s Live From Lincoln Center concert airs May 10.
  45. chat room
    Norbert Leo Butz Loves Watching Fosse/Verdon’s Dancers Impress Movie Stars“Seeing those uncelebrated, unacknowledged men and women who do Fosse choreography … For these actors to go, ‘I’m not worthy,’ it was really amazing.”
  46. tony awards
    Hadestown and The Ferryman Lead the 2019 Tony Award NominationsTo Kill a Mockingbird was a surprise snub for Best Play.
  47. alien: the play
    Watch Alien Play Staged by N.J. High School and Feel Your Chest Burst with PrideSigourney Weaver stopped by this weekend to introduce the show’s encore performance.
  48. theater review
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  49. theater review
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  50. swallow the moon
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