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"Broadway should be a safe space for everyone," Antonio Cipriano wrote as he announced that his performance with the cast at Sunday's 74th Tony Awards would be his last
Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tony Awards ProductionsThere were three major messages transmitted from Sunday night’s much-delayed 74th Tony Awards.First: “Hello, the rest of America and international tourists, come to New York, and buy Broadway tickets because the hometown population cannot keep The Lion King and Wicked going. Sitting in a theater wearing masks is meh. But, right now at least, there’s hardly any coughing, and mercifully less mastication of crunchy foods.”Second: The Tonys believes
'Moulin Rouge! The Musical' and 'The Inheritance' were among the biggest winners at the long-delayed 74th Tony Awards.
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Sometimes it feels as if the panel show has taken over TV comedy. It’s a knowing, aren’t-we-ironic, smug sort of comedy, which mostly involves comedians laughing at each other’s jokes. It’s Mock the Week and 8 Out of 10 Cats and Have I Got News For You. Give it a year and A Question of Sport will probably consist of Nish Kumar and Katherine Ryan competing to say how much they hate sport.
“Moulin Rouge! The Musical,” a splashy Broadway show based on the over-the-top Baz Luhrmann 2001 movie, proved the big winner of the 2021 Tony Awards, garnering the coveted prize of best musical.
Leslie Odom, Jr. celebrate broadways biggest stars as he welcomes them back to the stage on The Tony Awards Present: Broadway's Back! Stream The Tony Awards Present: Broadway's Back! now on CBS and Paramount+.
Adrienne Warren dazzled her way to a 2021 Tony Award for leading actress in a musical for her portrayal of the title character in Tina - The Tina Turner Musical. Warren offered thanks to her family and to Turner for trusting her, and offered a look forward to a day when even more can join the room. Stream the full 74th Annual Tony Awards and The Tony Awards Present: Broadway's Back! on Paramount+.
Dozens of artists took the stage at Global Citizen Live across multiple cities as part of the anti-poverty charity organization’s 24-hour global livestream.
We celebrate the best of broadway duets with Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel performing "For Good." Anthony Rapp and Adam Pascal performing "What You Own." Brian Stokes Mitchell and Audra McDonald performing "Wheels of a Dream." Stream The Tony Awards Present: Broadway's Back! now on CBS and Paramount+.
"Moulin Rouge! The Musical" was the big winner in the long-delayed Tony Awards, winning 10 awards, including Best Musical. The show heralded the return of Broadway, showcasing the mandate for all audience members to be masked and vaccinated. Jamie Wax reports.
"The Inheritance" and "A Christmas Carol" lead in the nonmusical categories during a pandemic-shortened Broadway season
"Moulin Rouge! The Musical" along with "The Inheritance" and "A Soldier's Play" took home top awards at the Tony Awards, delayed by the pandemic but determined to honor the best in theater. (Sept. 26)