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  1. Harvey Weinstein-Produced 'Finding Neverland' to Close on Broadway

    7:36 pm 5/5/2016

    After a year and a half of performances, the production will bring down its final curtain in August before a national tour and London launch. Read more

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  2. New York Drama Critics Circle Honors 'The Humans,' 'Shuffle Along'

    4:43 pm 5/5/2016

    Stephen Karam's ensemble drama about the conflicts and comforts of the American family in an age of anxiety took best play honors, while George C. Wolfe's glittering historical exhumation was named best musical.Read more

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  3. John Boyega Heads to London Stage in 'Woyzeck'

    8:37 am 5/4/2016

    The 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' actor will appear in a new version of the drama by Jack Thorne, the playwright behind the upcoming 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.' Read more

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  4. Lupita Nyong'o Defends "Small" Tony-Nominated Play 'Eclipsed'

    4:21 pm 5/3/2016

    After a journalist asked the Oscar-winning actress why she would choose to do "such a small play," Nyong'o penned a Lenny Letter essay explaining why she won't chase "Hollywood" roles.Read more

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  5. Tony Nomination Can't Save 'Disaster!'

    3:46 pm 5/3/2016

    Despite landing on the featured actress shortlist with Jennifer Simard's inspired comic turn as a nun with a gambling habit, the Broadway musical will close Sunday. Read more

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  6. Tonys: Will Voters Even Be Able to Score 'Hamilton' Tickets?

    11:23 am 5/3/2016

    Now that the nominations have been determined (by fewer than 50 people), roughly 850 Tony voters get to weigh in — and that's a lot of people for any show to accommodate, let alone one as in-demand as Lin-Manuel Miranda's.Read more

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  7. Tony Awards: Watch the Nominations Livestream

    5:00 am 5/3/2016

    Andrew Rannells and Nikki M. James will announce the nominations from New York City's Paramount Hotel.Read more

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  8. Tonys: 'Hamilton' Makes History With 16 Nominations

    9:19 pm 5/2/2016

    Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip-hop juggernaut is one of a handful of shows that yielded noms for actors of color, flipping the trend of this year’s #OscarsSoWhite controversy. Read more

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  9. Diversity Representation Hits Record High on New York Stages

    5:37 pm 5/2/2016

    An annual report covering the 2014-15 theater season showed increased hiring of non-white actors at the city’s top non-profits, even if Broadway experienced a dip.Read more

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  10. Tonys: Paper Mill Playhouse to Receive Regional Theater Honor

    7:45 am 5/2/2016

    Established in 1938, the New Jersey venue has propelled a number of musicals to Broadway, including 'Newsies,' 'Honeymoon in Vegas' and the upcoming 'The Bandstand.' Read more

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