Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Run to See Tony-Winning A Strange Loop by Caitlin Moynihan

It's been one week since the 75th Tony Awards and audiences are packing in to see the recently-honored productions! A Strange Loop, which took home the Tony for Best Musical on June 12, tops…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:48PM
Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, June 21, 2022 by Ashley Steves

“Hangmen” And “Girl From The North Country” Close, “Romeo & Bernadette” Extends, Broadway Barks Is Back! “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hi…

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Saturday, June 18, 2022

Martin McDonagh’s Hangmen Concludes Broadway Engagement June 18 by Talaura Harms

The Tony-nominated and Olivier-winning dark comedy starred Alfie Allen and David Threlfall.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:03AM
Friday, June 17, 2022

See the Unveiling of Alfie Allen's Portrait at Sardi's by Michael Wiltbank

The Hangmen star received the honor June 15.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:37AM
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Crowds Check in for Plaza Suite's Final Weeks by Lindsey Sullivan

This play's the thing! Though musicals are the main dish for Broadway box offices, Neil Simon's Plaza Suite, led by real-life married couple Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick, has …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:33PM
Sunday, June 12, 2022

Simon Russell Beale Wins First Tony for The Lehman Trilogy by Lindsey Sullivan

Simon Russell Beale earned his first Tony Award for his performance in The Lehman Trilogy, which also won Best Play. He won in the category of Best Leading Actor in a Play. The win was annou…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:33PM

The Lehman Trilogy Wins 2022 Tony Award for Best Play by Lindsey Sullivan

The Lehman Trilogy has been named winner of the 2022 Tony Award for Best Play. The show triumphed at the 75th Annual Tonys ceremony on June 12 at Radio City Music Hall beating out fello…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:33PM

Jesse Tyler Ferguson Wins Tony for Best Featured Actor in a Play by Lindsey Sullivan

Jesse Tyler Ferguson earned the Tony Award for his performance in Take Me Out. The win was announced at the 2022 Tony Awards ceremony on June 12 at Radio City Music Hall. He beat out fello…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:18PM

Tony Award Winners 2022: Live Updates - Who's taking home prizes by Raven Snook

A constantly updated list of winners --- Time to celebrate Broadway's return season! Produced by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing, the 75th annual Tony Awards take place at …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM

Tony Award Winners 2022: 'The Lehman Trilogy' and 'Company' Dominate - Who took home prizes by Raven Snook

Who took home prizes --- The Lehman Trilogy and Company were the big winners at the 75th annual Tony Awards, which took place at Radio City Music Hall. The Lehman Trilogy won five prizes, in…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, June 10, 2022

AND THE WINNER IS… by Ron Fassler

Jaquel Spivey, John-Michael Lyles and James Jackson, Jr. at the first Broadway preview curtain call for “A Strange Loop” (Photo: Jeenah Moon for The New York Times).I’ve been handicap…

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Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Take Me Out Brings in Audiences During Final Weeks by Lindsey Sullivan

Play ball! Take Me Out, Richard Greenberg's play about baseball and unspoken prejudices is Tony-nominated for Best Play Revival and for stars Jesse Williams, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Michae…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:12PM

Rule Britannia! Could a British Play Make Tony Awards History This Year?

As the 75th Annual Tony Awards inch closer, a history-making milestone could also be on the horizon. Look for imports from Great Britain to possibly make history this year if The Lehman Tr…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:09PM
Monday, June 6, 2022

Hangmen, a menacing thriller by Cogency

The playwright Martin McDonagh loves to make audiences uncomfortable, and he has succeeded yet again with his new play Hangmen. Set north of Manchester in Oldham, England during the 1960’…

SOURCE: theculturalcritic.com at 02:00AM
Thursday, June 2, 2022

Tracie Bennett and Laiona Michelle Join NIGHT OF A THOUSAND JUDYS

Olivier winner and Tony nominee Tracie Bennett (Hangmen, End of the Rainbow) and Laiona Michelle (Little Girl Blue, Amazing Grace) have joined the line-up for the 10th annual “Night…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:24PM
Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Broadway Grosses: The Music Man, Six & More Reign Supreme at the Box Office by Lindsey Sullivan

With the announcement of the 2022 Broadway.com Audience Choice Award winners, it's clear fans love this season's offerings—and it shows at the box office. The Music Man won the Broadway.c…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:24PM

Broadway By Design: Anna Fleischle Brings HANGMEN from Page to Stage

In Broadway by Design, BroadwayWorld is shining a spotlight on the stellar designs of this Broadway season, show by show. Today, we continue the series with Tony nominee Anna Fleischle, wh…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:52PM
Tuesday, May 31, 2022

David Threlfall Brings Super High-Definition Accuracy to His Tony Nominated Performance in ‘Hangmen’ by Harry Haun

David Threlfall shines as “the second most famous hangman in England” in the five-times Tony nominated Martin McDonagh play "Hangmen."

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 01:21PM

Martin McDonagh Tells How He Executed Broadway’s Most Chilling Comedy In ‘Hangmen’: Deadline’s Tony Watch Q&A by Greg Evans

In one of this Broadway season’s most startling on-stage moments, Martin McDonagh’s Hangmen takes a swift and no-turning back move, a Psycho-like turn shortly after the start of the play…

SOURCE: Deadline at 12:00PM
Friday, May 27, 2022

HANGMEN Enters Final Weeks of Performances

Martin McDonagh’s new comedy, Hangmen, is about to enter its final three weeks of performances at Broadway’s Golden Theatre.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:25AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Head to the Underworld to See André De Shields Before His Hadestown Departure by Lindsey Sullivan

With awards season in full swing, spring offerings like The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Six and Funny Girl continue to pack houses. Nevertheless, the long-running, Tony-winning musical Hadestown…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:48PM
Monday, May 23, 2022

Special Episode: Anna Fleischle on the Scenic Storytelling of ‘Hangmen’ by Matt Tamanini

On today’s episode, Matt Tamanini is in conversation with the Tony-nominated designer of “Hangmen,” Anna Fleischle. In addition to dark comedy’s breathtaking set, Fleischle also desi…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM

Theater Reviews: “Hangmen” and “American Buffalo” on Broadway — From the Gallows to the Gutter by Christopher Caggiano

Two dark comedies explore American and British subcultures far below the line of decency.

SOURCE: The Arts Fuse at 11:24AM
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Six, The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Macbeth & More Reign Supreme by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and be it a brand new musical or a star-led revival, there is something sure to satisfy every Broadway theatergoer. Both The Music Man, headlined by 2022 Ton…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:42PM
Monday, May 16, 2022

Six and Kimberly Akimbo Lead 2022 Drama Desk Nominations by Caitlin Moynihan

Nominations have been announced for the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards, honoring the best in Broadway, off and off-off-Broadway theater in the 2021-22 season. George Takei announced the nomi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM

Drama Desk Award Nominations 2022: 'SIX' and 'Kimberly Akimbo' Lead the Pack - Which of your favorites made the list? by Raven Snook

Theatre's return season has been triumphant and rocky. Because of COVID-19, schedules are constantly changing, not just for individual productions but for theatre awards, too. Traditionally,…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, May 13, 2022

Report From New York: Pitch Black Comedy ‘Hangmen’ Is Classic McDonough by Bill Hirschman

Report From New York: When the playwright is Martin McDonough, it is a given that there will be pitch black darkness inside the drama and copious gallows humor (cheap pun intended in this Br…

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 07:18PM
Thursday, May 12, 2022

VIDEO: Gaby French Opens Up About the Journey to Bring HANGMEN Back to Broadway

Your favorite podcast hosts Jason A. Coombs and Samantha Tuozzolo are back with hilarious, talented and absolutely gorgeous Gaby French who made her Broadway debut as ‘Shirley’ in the fi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:00PM
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Tina Bumps Up at the Box Office; Moulin Rouge! Has Rosy Week by Caitlin Moynihan

It was a big week for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, which saw an increase both at the box office and capacity. The musical, starring Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, brought in $1,065,578 in gross s…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM
Monday, May 9, 2022

David Threlfall on ‘Hangmen’ and his last Tony nomination, 40 years ago. by Julia Jacobs

The actor had been hankering to get back to Broadway after last appearing there in the 1990s. “Hangmen,” for which he received a Tony nomination, gave him that chance.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 06:33PM

Tony Award Nominations 2022: 'A Strange Loop,' 'MJ,' 'Paradise Square' Lead the Pack - The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season by Raven Snook

The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season --- Earlier this morning, Broadway favorites Adrienne Warren and Joshua Henry announced the 2022 Tony Award nominees on YouTube, an…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM

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