| Jun 10, 2013
| 8:44 AM
In live theater, a performer has to know how to make an entrance, and television critics reviewing Sunday's CBS telecast of the Tony Awards from Radio City Music Hall in New York City applauded its host, Neil Patrick Harris, for making a memorable one....
| May 13, 2013
| 12:46 PM
NEW YORK -- Sure, “Glee” has Artie and “Friday Night Lights” had Jason Street.
But there's been a scarcity of disabled characters in prime-time TV -- in fact, none of the major networks had more than one series regular with a...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Sunday night’s Tony Awards, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, posted a strong ratings gain over last year to reach its biggest audience since 2009.
The stage awards show’s ratings increased 20% to 7.2 million viewers, according to preliminary...
| May 14, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Can the return of Michael J. Fox, agent Jack Bauer and "Ironside" help vanquish the flesh-eating zombies that are threatening to take a bite out of television broadcasters' fortunes?
ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC are unveiling their fall lineups this week...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Tuesday is a big day for Broadway with the Tony nominations set for a live webcast starting at 5:30 a.m. PDT.
The nominations will be announced on TonyAwards.com by multiple Tony winner Sutton Foster (most recently for "Anything Goes") and "Modern...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:32 AM
Mayor Michael Bloomberg of New York has created a financial news empire, sustained a successful political career and amassed a personal fortune in the billions. Will he add a Tony to his list of accomplishments?
Tony Award organizers haven't made any...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 7:02 AM
NEW YORK -- The Tony nominations announcement Tuesday morning brought good news to Christopher Durang’s dysfunctional-family tale "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" and the late Nora Ephron's period journalism weepie "Lucky Guy" with the two...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 7:38 AM
NEW YORK -- Can Tom Hanks add a Tony Award to his crowded mantle?
That’s one of many questions that emerged after the Tony committee announced its acting nominations Tuesday morning, with Hanks' name on the shortlist for best actor in a play for...
| May 30, 2013
| 8:00 AM
We all know the musical about the singing nun. Well, this is the one about the singing rabbi.
"Soul Doctor," a musical about the late Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach, is coming to Broadway, with an opening scheduled for Aug. 15 at the Circle in the Square in New...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 10:40 PM
NEW YORK -- If there was any doubt, the NFL is still tackle football.
Five of the first 19 picks in the opening round of the 2013 draft were offensive tackles, including three of the first four selections. Three guards and a center went too on a...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Helen Hayes won the first Tony Award for actress in a play in 1947, the inaugural year for Broadway's biggest honor. Her prize for her performance in "Happy Birthday" is currently being sold in an auction that will end Tuesday. But bidders expecting the...