Awards

AWARDS SEASON 2016: Drama League Award Nominations

April 20, 2016 // 1 Comment

Another exciting list of nominees has been released, and it features all of the same shows as the Outer Critics Circle nom list. Good news for these shows, not so good for those left off the last list who were still holding out some hope… Deaf West Theatre, the minds behind this year’s revival of Spring Awakening, were also given special [...]

AWARDS SEASON 2016: Pulitzer Prize for Drama

April 19, 2016 // 0 Comments

Exciting news for musical lovers! For only the 9th time in the history of the awards, the coveted Pulitzer Prize for Drama has been awarded to a musical — this year’s highly lauded Hamilton! The other finalists were two plays: Gloria by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and The Humans by Stephen Karam. Wondering what the other Pulitzer Prize-winning [...]

AWARDS SEASON 2016: Outer Critics Circle Awards

April 19, 2016 // 0 Comments

Awards season for 2016 has officially begun and the first set of nominees are in: those for the 2016 Outer Critics Circle Awards. You’ll see lots of repeats on this list, with American Psycho, She Loves Me, Bright Star and On Your Feet! getting the most nominations. You might notice there’s one big show from this season, Hamilton, missing [...]

Buzzworthy on Broadway This Week

June 13, 2015 // 1 Comment

Every week we round up the biggest news items and gossip into one big post so you can be sure you’re fully in the know. Follow us on Twitter or Facebook for more to-the-minute updates or subscribe to the blog to ensure you get the weekly buzz! The Tonys Loved that Fun Home and the King As you no doubt heard, Fun Home and The King and I took home the big [...]

AWARDS SEASON 2015: Tony Award Winners

June 7, 2015 // 0 Comments

It was the most exciting day of the year for the Broadway community — The Tony Awards. The night was filled with fabulous performance, great speeches and a wonderful In Memoriam tribute. We loved live blogging, tweeting, facebooking with all of you and can’t wait to do it again next year! Here’s the full list of nominees. Winners are [...]

Buzzworthy on Broadway This Week

June 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

Every week we round up the biggest news items and gossip into one big post so you can be sure you’re fully in the know. Follow us on Twitter or Facebook for more to-the-minute updates or subscribe to the blog to ensure you get the weekly buzz! Tony, Tony, Tony The biggest buzz this week has all been related to the Tony Awards. From shoe-ins (The King [...]

AWARDS SEASON 2015: Drama Desk Award Winners

June 1, 2015 // 0 Comments

Wowee. It’s been a number of years since an Off-Broadway production took home so many Drama Desk Awards – meaning good things are headed to Broadway next season in the form of Hamilton. The production took home an impressive 7 Drama Desk Awards! The King and I took home the award for Outstanding Revival, with a 1-2 wins apiece for An [...]

AWARDS SEASON 2015: Drama League Award Winners

May 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Drama League Award winners were announced today and An American in Paris and The King and I again took home the pretty statues. Not that these shows need any help from awards committees to sell. An American in Paris already has 10 million in advance sales, and The King and I has extended its run indefinitely. Only two more awards remain [...]

AWARDS SEASON 2015: Outer Critics Circle Award Winners

May 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Outer Critics Circle Award winners have been announced and again the pool of winning shows was small (and excluded Something Rotten!). An American in Paris, Hamilton and The King and I all walked away with three awards each and On the Twentieth Century with two. An American in Paris is looking more and more like the Tony favorite for Best [...]

AWARDS SEASON 2015: Theatre World Award Winners

May 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Theatre World Award winners were announced today, with nods to just a few musicals: On the Town, Fun Home, Hamilton, An American in Paris and The Last Ship.  Leanne Cope of An American in Paris received this year’s Dorothy Loudon Award and the incomparable Chita Rivera — currently starring in The Visit — was honored with [...]