Hamilton

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 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: 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 ...

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 ...

A Buzzworthy on Broadway News Roundup

January 21, 2016 // 2 Comments

It’s been an exciting couple of months on Broadway with more excitement on the way — A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder closed after a hugely successful run and Dames at Sea closed after a very paltry run, plus lots of fantastic shows opened on broadway to rave reviews! There have also been lots of announcements about shows that ...

WAITRESS to Open; ON THE TOWN to Close; HAMILTON May Run Forever

August 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

Rather than fill your feeds and inboxes with news just because it’s that time of the week, we’ve decided to make our Buzzworthy on Broadway coverage a when-there’s-news-to-share sort of affair. We’ll 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 ...

The Reviews for Hamilton are In…

August 7, 2015 // 3 Comments

Hamilton, the off-Broadway sensation that made a quick leap to Broadway, opened last night to the rave-est of reviews. No, but really, the critics can’t seem to say enough wonderful things about this production. Yes, the show has an exciting score, excellent casting, great costumes, etc., but what has gotten everyone so riled up is that the story is ...

Buzzworthy on Broadway This Week

July 17, 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! Amazing Grace opened on Broadway yesterday to terrible reviews. Bets are now on for how long the show will last. ...

Buzzworthy on Broadway This Week

June 20, 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! It’s been a bit of a slow week buzz-wise, except for gossip about shows eyeing Broadway runs next season, ...