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(L-R) Cast members Molly Ranson, Mark Page, Mark Rylance, Geraldine Hughes and Danny Kirrane at a curtain call at the opening night of ‘Jerusalem’ on Broadway at The Music Box Theatre on April 21, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

With ‘Jerusalem’ Performance, Is Mark Rylance A Shoo-In For ‘Best Actor’ Tony?

Mr. Rylance is at times not well-supported by his supporting players, some of whom crossed the Atlantic to reprise this London production.

05/24/2011

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Star Rising: Nikki James of ‘The Book of Mormon’

Nikki M. James isn’t about to let the fact that she grew up idolizing Patti LuPone stop her from trying to beat the Broadway icon at the Tony Awards.

05/24/2011

The cast of ‘The Book of Mormon’ during the curtain call on the opening night of ‘The Book of Mormon’ on Broadway at Eugene O’Neill Theatre on March 24, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

‘Book Of Mormon’ Wins Big At Drama Desk Awards

The profane show “The Book of Mormon” snagged five Drama Desk Awards on Monday night making it the musical to beat.

05/24/2011

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Daniel Radcliffe To Present At Tony Awards

Tony Awards host Neil Patrick Harris will have some big-name help on theater’s big night.

05/24/2011

A view of the marquee outside of the 'Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark' in New York City. (Photo by Joe Corrigan/Getty Images)

Playwrights Bask In Attention On Broadway

Drug addiction, religion, the Iraq war, class warfare and marital sacrifice, it’s been a grim season on Broadway. But not for the playwrights.

05/21/2011

The opening night of "Jerusalem" on Broadway at The Music Box Theatre on April 21, 2011. (credit: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Outer Critics Circle Awards Predict Tony Award Winners

It’s a pretty good barometer of Tony voting: The Outer Critics Circle Awards.

05/19/2011

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‘War Horse’ To Tour U.S. Starting Next Summer

“War Horse” may be galloping to a theater near you.

05/11/2011

Neil Patrick Harris attends the 63rd Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall, June 7, 2009 (credit: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Neil Patrick Harris Returning As Host Of The Tony Awards

This time, the ceremony honoring the best on Broadway will be at the Beacon Theater after several years at Radio City Music Hall.

05/10/2011

Cast members Robin Williams and Arian Moayed take a curtain call during the opening night of ‘Bengal Tiger At The Baghdad Zoo’ at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on March 31, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Several Big-Name Comedians Snubbed For Tony Awards

A funny thing happened on the way to the Tony nominations this year: Several guys known for being funny were not nominated.

05/10/2011

Actress Frances McDormand attends the 'Good People' opening night party at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill on March 3, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Frances McDormand of ‘Good People’ Tough To Beat In Tony ‘Best Actress’ Category

Why Frances McDormand should take the winning statue.

05/05/2011

"Good People" Opening Night (credit: Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

Play And Musical Revivals Make For Cutthroat Competition In Tony Award Categories

The best revival of a musical is between just two venerable shows: the old-timey pleasures of the Cole Porter-packed Anything Goes versus the over-rehearsed self-conscious How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.

05/04/2011

The Broadway opening night of "Catch Me If You Can" at the Neil Simon Theatre on April 10, 2011 in New York City.

‘Book Of Mormon’ To Battle ‘Catch Me If You Can’

The big story out of the Tony nominations this year: 14 nominations for Book of Mormon, the outlandish yet traditional musical. It is perhaps a shoe-in for the most coveted Tony award.

05/03/2011

The cast of 'The Book of Mormon' during the curtain call on the opening night of 'The Book of Mormon' on Broadway at Eugene O'Neill Theatre on March 24, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

65th Annual Tony Award Nominations Announced

“The Book of Mormon” nabbed a leading 14 Tony Award nominations earning the profane musical nods for best musical, best book of a musical, best original score, two leading actor spots and two featured actor nominations.

05/03/2011

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‘Scottsboro Boys’ Nominated For 12 Tonys

“The Book of Mormon” nabbed a leading 14 Tony Award nominations Tuesday morning, earning the profane musical nods for best musical, best book of a musical, best original score, two leading actor spots and two featured actor nominations.

05/03/2011

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Curiocity: Local Talent Asks ‘Where’s My Tony?’

To be completely honest, as much as I love musicals and theater, there’s just something about the Tony Awards that makes me a little sleepy.

08/11/2010

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