Tag Archives: Tony Awards

WATCH: Drop That Beat! Hamilton Creator and Star Lin-Manuel Miranda Freestyles for PEOPLE

Originally published on PEOPLE.com View this story online Freestyling is nothing new for Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator of the smash Broadway hit Hamilton, a musical about the birth of America written almost entirely in rap and hip-hop compositions. Miranda’s first … Continue reading


Lupita Nyong’o Has Star Wars Day Greetings for PEOPLE Readers – And Says She Has ‘So Much More to Celebrate’

Originally published on PEOPLE.com View this story online “May the Fourth be with you!” says Lupita Nyong’o with a big smile. But the actress, who recently appeared in Star Was: Episode VIII: The Force Awakens, is only celebrating one thing … Continue reading


Kelli O’Hara on Not Wanting to Win, Losing Her Mind on Tony Night and That Post Awards Show Flu

Originally published on Playbill.com View this story online “I have no connection to the worm,” said Kelli O’Hara laughing. The Broadway leading lady inspired a great deal of laughter (and a few raised eyebrows) when, during her acceptance speech at … Continue reading


Cast and Creators of Fun Home On How They Built a Broadway Game-Changer

Originally published on Playbill.com View this story online The Tony-winning victory of Fun Home, the musical adaptation of Alison Bechdel’s graphic novel memoir, made history in more ways than one June 7. Fun Home, which took home five Tony Awards … Continue reading


A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder

As an avowed fan of “Downton Abbey,” I was very intrigued by the idea of A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, a musical that had been described as “Downton Abbey” on acid. One of the reasons I appreciate “Downton … Continue reading


The 2010 Tony Awards

The 64th Annual Tony Awards were held on Sunday, June 13th. Hosted by Sean Hayes, who is currently starring in Promises, Promises the awards honored the best of Broadway, with Memphis and Red taking home the prizes for Best Musical … Continue reading