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  • Tony Awards 2013, 'Kinky Boots' takes best musical title

    Tony Awards 2013, 'Kinky Boots' takes best musical title
    The Tonys live... 8:22 p.m.: "Kinky Boots" was named best new musical, bringing its awards haul to six, the most of any production at the 67th annual Tony Awards. The musical, based on the 2005 British movie about a drag queen who saves a shoe factory,...
  • 2012 in review: Teamwork enlivens the theater world

    2012 in review: Teamwork enlivens the theater world
    Could the theater artist of 2012 really be … Samuel Beckett? Well, the 1969 Nobel Prize winner had stiff competition this year from Anton Chekhov, dead for more than a hundred years but more alive than ever onstage. Chekhov's early play "Ivanov"...
  • Danai Gurira, Samuel D. Hunter among Whiting Award winners

    Danai Gurira, Samuel D. Hunter among Whiting Award winners
    Four playwrights are among this year's 10 winners of the Whiting Writers' Awards, which honors writers in various fields. The playwrights are Danai Gurira and Meg Miroshnik, both of whom reside in Los Angeles, and Samuel D. Hunter and Mona Mansour, who...
  • Bruce Norris condemns use of blackface for 'Clybourne Park'

    Bruce Norris condemns use of blackface for 'Clybourne Park'
    Bruce Norris, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of "Clybourne Park," has published a letter condemning a production of the drama that had been planned for a theater company in Berlin. The writer said he withdrew rights to the production after learning...
  • Mark Taper season includes plays by Bruce Norris, Sebastian Barry

    Mark Taper season includes plays by Bruce Norris, Sebastian Barry
    The 2013 season at the Mark Taper Forum will feature plays by Bruce Norris and Sebastian Barry, as well as revivals of classics by August Wilson and Joe Orton. Actor Brian Dennehy will be featured in Barry's "The Steward of Christendom."  In all, the...
  • Tony Awards 2012: 'Clybourne Park' by Bruce Norris wins best play

    Tony Awards 2012: 'Clybourne Park' by Bruce Norris wins best play
    "Clybourne Park," the Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy-drama by Bruce Norris, won the Tony for new play. The critically acclaimed play, which ran at Playwrights Horizons in New York, the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco and the Mark Taper...
  • Tony Awards 2012: The complete nominees and winners list

    Tony Awards 2012: The complete nominees and winners list
    Here is the full list of Tony nominations for 2012 (WINNERS are noted): Play "Clybourne Park,"  Bruce Norris WINNER "Other Desert Cities,"  Jon Robin Baitz "Peter and the Starcatcher,"  Rick Elice "Venus in Fur,"  David Ives Musical "Leap of Faith"...
  • Tony Awards 2012: No clear front-runners for Tuesday's nominations

    Tony Awards 2012: No clear front-runners for Tuesday's nominations
    This story has been updated. If there's one thing that Broadway insiders can agree on this season, it's that there is no clear front-runner for the Tony Awards. The season lacks the blockbuster Tony magnets of recent years, such as "The Book of Mormon,""...
  • 'Matilda the Musical' wins big at Olivier Awards in London

     
    "Matilda the Musical" and the play "Collaborators" were the big winners at the Olivier Awards on Sunday. A revival of "Anna Christie," starring Jude Law, was also honored....
  • Theater review: The 'Many Mistresses of Martin Luther King'

     
    Charlotte Stoudt reviews "The Many Mistresses of Martin Luther King," Andrew Dolan's drama on race and marriage now at the Atwater Village Theatre....
  • Jordan Roth, 'Clybourne Park's' Broadway producer, makes West Coast swing

     
    Broadway producer Jordan Roth was sitting in a downtown Los Angeles hotel lobby late Friday afternoon, laughing and giving a broad wave of his hand at the suggestion that he’d stumbled upon a new showbiz corollary to the “you break......