Tony Awards Newswire

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  1. 'South Pacific' Opens at Ivoryton PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | LocalOnlineNews.tv

    ... with co-writer Joshua Logan, won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1950. The original Broadway production won 10 Tony Awards, including all four acting awards, and many of its songs went on to have a life of their own outside of the musical, including ...

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  2. Southwark's in the Heights Headed to LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... HEIGHTS opened at Broadway's Richard Rodgers Theatre in February 2008. The production was nominated for thirteen Tony Awards, winning four for Best Musical, Best Original Score, Best Choreography and Best Orchestrations. It was also nominated for ...

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  3. Toronto's Kinky Boots, Starring Alan Mingo Jr., Extends Into NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (La Cage Aux Folles), Kinky Boots is the winner of 6 Broadway Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Score and Best Choreography. The design team for Kinky Boots includes Tony Award nominee David ...

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  4. Rec Report: Acting and music aplenty at Veterans' Memorial TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    ... songwriter in the late 1970s and 1980s. The initial Broadway production of the show in 1985 won several Tony Awards, for best musical, best book and best score. Davis Shakespeare Ensemble will be in residence at the Veterans' Memorial Theater until ...

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  5. Suffield Academy Announces 2015-2016 MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Patch.com

    We are thrilled to announce that the 2015-2016 musical will be SPRING AWAKENING! An angsty, rock musical adaptation of the seminal play about the trials and tribulations of growing up. The winner of 8 TONY Awards, including Best Musical - told by Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater through "the most gorgeous Broadway score this decade" - Spring Awakening explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood with poignancy and passion that is illuminating and unforgettable.

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  6. Grappling With Hormones, Dark Desires and Social ViolenceRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    ... be a valid measure of artistic merit, it was certainly right that Spring Awakening raked in eight of the 2007 Tony Awards, including that for Best Musical. A Spring Awakening film is in the works, though seemingly faltering, and a major Broadway ...

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  7. 'Pippin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    ... who would go on to write the music and lyrics for the Broadway sensation "Wicked." "Pippin" was nominated for 11 Tony Awards in 1973, including Best Musical. The show took home five awards, including Best Leading Actor for Ben Vereen and Best ...

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  8. 'The Drowsy Chaperone': Wouldn't you like to get away?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Barnstable Patriot

    Are you putting me on? Once you've figured out that's just what this whip-frippery musical is a grand spoof you can sit back, enjoy the silliness and appreciate a stage full of talent on display at the Cape Playhouse in the musical "The Drowsy Chaperone." The original Broadway production, from 2006, won five Tony Awards, including Best Musical.

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  9. Broadway 'naughty puppet show' bound for BournemouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Echo

    ... Avenue Q first opened Off-Broadway in 2003, before transferring to Broadway later that year where it won three Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book. In 2006 it transferred to the West End produced by Cameron Mackintosh, where it ...

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  10. Broadway San Jose's Book of Mormon is Heavenly Now thru July 12Read the original story

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for the triumphant trio, who redefined what it meant to be a triple threat on Broadway that night at the 2011 Tony Awards. A musical about Mormons. What's so fearsome about that? Only the end of organized religion as we know it. Okay, maybe not ...

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  11. 'Titanic' added to Moonlight's 2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... 3, features a book by Peter Stone and score by Maury Yeston. It played 804 performances on Broadway and won Tony Awards for best musical, book, score, orchestrations and scenic design. The musical visited the San Diego Civic Theatre in a 2000 ...

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  12. Benevolent Theatre's Kiss of the Spider Woman Begins TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is early parole. The question becomes, whose side is Molina really supporting? Kiss of the Spider Woman won the Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Book, and Best Score when it debuted on Broadway, as well as a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding ...

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  13. Misty Copeland named first black principal dancer at American Ballet TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... McDermid/Files) Dancer Misty Copeland presents an award during the American Theatre Wing's 69th Annual Tony Awards at the Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan, June 7, 2015. Copeland has been promoted to principal dancer at New York's American Ballet ...

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  14. Spring Awakening Revival Officially Headed to Nyc; Casting Notice PostedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... team comprised director Michael Mayerand choreographer Bill T. Jones. The original Broadway production won 8 Tony Awards, including Tonys for Best Musical, Direction, Book, Score and Featured Actor. The production also earned 4 Drama Desk Awards and ...

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  15. LD William Kenyon Lights Bucknell Recital Hall With Chauvet ProfessionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Live Design Online

    LEWISBURG, PA The Stephen Sondheim production Company won widespread acclaim when it debuted in 1970, not to mention six Tony Awards, for its trailblazing treatment of adult relationship themes and its departure from the traditional "linear storyline" that characterized musicals of its era. Lighting designer William Kenyon reflected a similar outside-the-box spirit recently, when he illuminated the Sondheim classic at Bucknell University's Natalie Davis Rooke Recital Hall.

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  16. Broadway Game-Changer Fun Home Inks Licensing Deal; Vocal Selections to Be ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Playbill

    ... its Off-Broadway premiere at the Public Theater and transferred to Broadway earlier this season, winning five Tony Awards, including Best Score, Best Book and Best Musical. It's also been a strong box-office performer, playing to a packed 103.5% ...

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  17. Spring Awakening Revival Aiming for Broadway This Fall; Will Andy Mientus & Krysta Rodriguez Star?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Broadway

    ... girl on the verge of womanhood. Spring Awakening opened on Broadway on December 10, 2006 and received eight Tony Awards including Best Musical. The Great White Way production ran for 859 perfromances before closing on January 18, 2009. The Deaf West ...

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  18. Ralphie Report: Tony Awards bring stars to the main stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Weekender

    ... to flock to Broadway for producing and/or starring roles in productions. But as evidenced in last Sunday's Tony Awards broadcast, there is obviously more to the boom than just dollars and cents. "I think people love live theater," James Monroe ...

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  19. Spring Awakening Revival Heading to Broadway This Fall?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... team comprised director Michael Mayerand choreographer Bill T. Jones. The original Broadway production won 8 Tony Awards, including Tonys for Best Musical, Direction, Book, Score and Featured Actor. The production also earned 4 Drama Desk Awards and ...

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  20. Misty Copeland is American Ballet Theatrea s first black female principal dancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Misty Copeland attends the American Theatre Wing's 69th Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall, June 7, 2015, in New York City. A dream became reality today for ballerina Misty Copeland as she became the first black female principal dancer in the 75-year history of the American Ballet Theatre.

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