Articles by Valerie Rigsbee

AWARDS SEASON 2017: The Drama League Award Nominees

April 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

Well, a musical might not have taken home the Pulitzer this year (big congrats to Lynn Nottage’s Sweat, which did!), but we are here now and so excited to announce the list of nominees for the 2017 Drama League Awards, which includes more than a few musicals. We recommend bookmarking our awards page, which will always be the first place we announce [...]

Award Season is nigh…mark your calendars and set your DVRs

April 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

If you’re like us, this is your favorite time of the year — awards season!! When you get to sqee with delight, roll your eyes with disdain and feel like the smartest person in the room by correctly picking winners and losers. Every year, we stay on top of everything, so you can too, so subscribe to the blog now to ensure you get every update [...]

HOLIDAY INN Live Broadcast Tonight!

January 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

We don’t know about you, but here at Broadway Musical Home, we couldn’t be more tickled about all of the means you can now see musicals outside the theatre — from the made-for-TV musicals to movies like “Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened” to one of the best gifts of all — BroadwayHD. Last year, they showed a [...]

GIVEAWAY: Tickets for Elsie Fest, featuring Megan Hilty, Tituss Burgess, Darren Criss, Lena Hall, Jason Robert Brown & More

August 26, 2016 // 8 Comments

Broadway Musical Home has a pair of tickets to offer up to one lucky Broadway fan for Elsie Fest on Sep 5th at 1 pm at the Ford Coney Island Boardwalk. The event will feature performances by some big Broadway hitters, including: MEGAN HILTY TITUSS BURGESS DARREN CRISS LENA HALL JASON ROBERT BROWN COREY COTT REBEL AND A BASKETCASE PASEK AND PAUL JULIE JAMES [...]

Broadway Week Discounts!

August 18, 2016 // 1 Comment

Broadway Week, the annual two-for-one ticket promo-a-ganza returns September 5-8. Tickets are now on sale at nycgo.com/broadwayweek. This year’s participating shows are: Aladdin An American in Paris Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Cats Chicago The Musical Cirque du Soleil Paramour The Color Purple Fiddler on the Roof Holiday Inn The Humans Jersey [...]

Thanks for joining us LIVE for the Tony Awards!

June 12, 2016 // 1 Comment

It’s here! It’s here! The Tony Awards is finally here! Will Hamilton sweep the awards and beat out The Producers record of 12 Tonys? Will awards and performances tonight be enough to save some of the struggling shows? Featuring an original opening song from host James Cordon, plus performances from Shuffle Along, She Loves Me, School of [...]

AWARDS SEASON 2016: Drama Desk Award Winners

June 6, 2016 // 1 Comment

We’re nearing the closing curtain of Awards Season 2016! Last night the Drama Desk Awards were handed out. This year’s big winners were Shuffle Along and She Loves Me, while the other prizes were distributed fairly evenly among this year’s nominees (with the exception of School of Rock and Spring Awakening, neither of [...]

AWARDS SEASON 2016: Drama League Award Winners

May 21, 2016 // 2 Comments

The Drama League Award winners are in and Hamilton grabbed the outstanding production award, plus one for creator/actor Lin-Manuel Miranda. (The show lost out to An American in Paris in last year when it played Off-Broadway, so the win has to feel like some sort of extra redemption for the creative team.) The winning revival was surprisingly not She [...]

AWARDS SEASON 2016: Outer Critics Circle Awards Winners

May 9, 2016 // 1 Comment

If you were wondering what the Tony Awards might have looked like without Hamilton, the Outer Critics Circle Awards might be a good indication. Bright Star took home the big prize, but She Loves Me, the winner for best revival, walked away with the most wins of any show (4). Other winners included: Spring Awakening, On Your Feet!, American [...]

AWARDS SEASON 2016: Tony Award Nominees

May 3, 2016 // 2 Comments

The Tony Award nominees are out, and no one is surprised that Hamilton not only got the most nominations, but with 16 nods, also beat the record for most Tony nominations (the record was previously held by The Producers and Billy Elliot.) Trailing just behind Hamilton were Shuffle Along with 10 nominations and She Loves Me with 8. All of the [...]