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The Band's Visit Cast Celebrates 11 Tony Noms with Stirring Performance of 'Answer Me' on Today

The Band's Visit Cast Celebrates 11 Tony Noms with Stirring Performance of 'Answer Me' on Today

The company of The Band's Visit was greeted this morning with 11 Tony Award nominations, including nods for leads Tony Shalhoub and Katrina Lenk, and a nomination for the top prize of Best Musical. The cast paid a visit to Today to ring in the special day and offer up a sample from David Yazbek's newly Tony-nominated score. Watch Shalhoub ...

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First-Time Nominees React! We Go Live with 2018 Tony Award Noms

First-Time Nominees React! We Go Live with 2018 Tony Award Noms

We chat with Mean Girls' Taylor Louderman, SpongeBob SquarePants' Ethan Slater, Once On This Island's Hailey Kilgore and Carousel's Lindsay Mendez live, moments after Tony nominations are announced.

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A Quick Chat with Smash Vets Leslie Odom Jr. & Katharine McPhee After They Announced the 2018 Tony Noms

A Quick Chat with Smash Vets Leslie Odom Jr. & Katharine McPhee After They Announced the 2018 Tony Noms

"Let me be your star," said the 2018 Tony nominees! Smash alums Leslie Odom Jr. and Katharine McPhee woke up early on May 1 to get spiffed up, head to the Lincoln Center Library of the Performing Arts, announce the 2018 Tony nominations and give SpongeBob SquarePants—sorry, Spa-hnge-Bob SquarePants—a fancy, schmancy new  pronunciation (it is a Tony-nominated musical, after ...

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Broadway Across America Report: Waitress, Love Never Dies, Jesus Christ Superstar & More Tour Buzz

Broadway Across America Report: Waitress, Love Never Dies, Jesus Christ Superstar & More Tour Buzz

National Editor Ryan Lee Gilbert and SiriusXM On Broadway's Julie James discuss the latest news about all of your favorite—and upcoming—touring productions.

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Mean Girls & SpongeBob SquarePants Lead 2018 Tony Award Nominations

Mean Girls & SpongeBob SquarePants Lead 2018 Tony Award Nominations

The day has arrived! Nominations have been announced for the 2018 Tony Awards. Smash alums Leslie Odom Jr. and Katharine McPhee made the announcement live from the New York Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center.

Leading the list with 12 nominations are the new musicals Mean Girls and SpongeBob SquarePants. Following just behind are the revival of Angels ...

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Watch a Quintet of Hamilton Elizas Sing Lin-Manuel Miranda's First Version of 'Burn'

Watch a Quintet of Hamilton Elizas Sing Lin-Manuel Miranda's First Version of 'Burn'

The latest #Hamildrop is here. Lin-Manuel Miranda has offered up his initial draft of the stirring Hamilton song "Burn," Eliza Hamilton's second-act showstopper. Tony winner Miranda gathered together five actresses who are currently bringing down the house as Eliza: Broadway star Lexi Lawson, Chicago cast member Arianna Afsar, first national tour lead Julia Harriman, second national tour favorite Shoba ...

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You Pick the Nominees! Choose Your Favorites for the 2018 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards

You Pick the Nominees! Choose Your Favorites for the 2018 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards

It's that time of the year! Award nominations are being announced almost every day, but at Broadway.com we want you to determine the season's best stars and shows.

It's time for Broadway's ultimate fans to pick nominees for the only major theatrical award chosen by audiences: the 2018 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards! Now's your chance to make your ...

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Backstage at Mean Girls with Erika Henningsen, Episode 4: Cast Recording

Backstage at Mean Girls with Erika Henningsen, Episode 4: Cast Recording

Mean Girls star Erika Henningsen takes us inside the musical's cast recording, answers your questions and more!

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Tony Winner Laura Benanti to Host 10th Annual Jimmy Awards

Tony Winner Laura Benanti to Host 10th Annual Jimmy Awards

The Broadway League has announced that Tony winner Laura Benanti will emcee the 10th-annual Jimmy Awards ceremony on June 25 at 7:30pm at the Minskoff Theatre. The Jimmys honor the best in high-school musical-theater performance.

“Laura Benanti is a true Broadway star and we are so delighted to have this multi-talented Tony Award-winning actress as our host for the Jimmys ...

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Mischief Managed! Exclusive Portraits of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child's Stars on Opening Night

Mischief Managed! Exclusive Portraits of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child's Stars on Opening Night

We solemnly swear you're going to love these bloody brilliant photos! Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, the epic two-parter that catches up with J.K. Rowling's beloved characters as adults, opened at Broadway's Lyric Theatre on April 22. Stars Jamie Parker, Noma Dumezweni and Paul Thornley, who play the golden trio of Harry Potter, Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley ...

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Andrew Lloyd Webber & Chita Rivera to Receive 2018 Tony Awards for Lifetime Achievement

Andrew Lloyd Webber & Chita Rivera to Receive 2018 Tony Awards for Lifetime Achievement

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that Tony-winning composer and producer Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tony-winning actress Chita Rivera will be the 2018 recipients of the Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre.

“The cultural impact that Chita and Andrew have had on the international theater community and on theater education has been immeasurable,” said Heather Hitchens, president ...

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Backstage at the Waitress Tour with Desi Oakley, Episode 2: Sunshine State Pie

Backstage at the Waitress Tour with Desi Oakley, Episode 2: Sunshine State Pie

Waitress tour star Desi Oakley asks for two truths and a pie, soaks up some sun on the Florida coastline with a friend and more!

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Backstage at Mean Girls with Erika Henningsen, Episode 3: Backstage Shenanigans

Backstage at Mean Girls with Erika Henningsen, Episode 3: Backstage Shenanigans

Mean Girls star Erika Henningsen takes us backstage at the new musical for shenanigans ranging from terrifying Ashley Park to Taylor Louderman's "bathos."

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2018 Drama League Awards: The Band's Visit, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child & More Score Nominations

2018 Drama League Awards: The Band's Visit, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child & More Score Nominations

Nominations have been announced for the 2018 Drama League Awards for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical and the much-coveted Distinguished Performance Award. The nods were announced by Tony winners Harriet Harris, Julie White and two-time Tony nominee Christopher Sieber at Sardi's Restaurant.

The nominations announcement begins ...

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Sara Bareilles & Josh Groban Will Host 2018 Tony Awards

Sara Bareilles & Josh Groban Will Host 2018 Tony Awards

The Tony Awards have announced that singer, songwriter and Tony nominee Sara Bareilles and Tony-nominated actor, singer and songwriter Josh Groban will co-host the 72nd Annual Tony Awards live from Radio City Music Hall on June 10 at 8:00pm. The ceremony will be broadcast live on CBS.

“The theater has completely transformed my life in every way possible. I ...

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Broadway.com Presents at the Tonys with Imogen Lloyd Webber Wins New York Emmy Award

Broadway.com Presents at the Tonys with Imogen Lloyd Webber Wins New York Emmy Award

The John Gore Organization proudly accepted a New York Emmy Award on April 14 in the category of Special Event Coverage (Other Than News and Sports) for Broadway.com Presents at the Tonys with Imogen Lloyd Webber. The Tony Awards special was executive-produced by John Gore, Lauren Reid and Rich Jaffe, produced by Paul Wontorek, co-written by Wontorek and Beth ...

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Get a Glimpse at Lauren Ambrose, Norbert Leo Butz, Harry Hadden-Paton & More in My Fair Lady

Get a Glimpse at Lauren Ambrose, Norbert Leo Butz, Harry Hadden-Paton & More in My Fair Lady

Show clips from My Fair Lady, starring Lauren Ambrose.

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Backstage at Mean Girls with Erika Henningsen, Episode 2: Opening!

Backstage at Mean Girls with Erika Henningsen, Episode 2: Opening!

Mean Girls star Erika Henningsen shows us around her dressing room and gets excited for opening night!

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The Jimmy Awards Will Present the 2018 Inspiring Teacher Award to Florida's Janine Papin & Nadine Love

The Jimmy Awards Will Present the 2018 Inspiring Teacher Award to Florida's Janine Papin & Nadine Love

The Jimmy Awards will present the 2018 Inspiring Teacher Award, presented by Wells Fargo, to Florida teachers Janine Papin, of Trinity Preparatory School in Winter Park, and Nadine Love, of William R. Boone High School in Orlando. The award will be given to Papin and Love for the encouragement and inspiration that led their students to win the coveted Jimmy ...

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On Opening Night, We Pose on Pink! Glam Portraits of Tina Fey & More Mean Girls A-Listers

On Opening Night, We Pose on Pink! Glam Portraits of Tina Fey & More Mean Girls A-Listers

Now this party was Regina George-worthy! Mean Girls officially opened at the August Wilson Theatre on April 8. Mastermind and screenwriter turned splashy Broadway book writer Tina Fey finally made fetch happen on the Great White Way. Fey, her husband and composer Jeff Richmond, director/choreographer Casey Nicholaw, stars Taylor Louderman, Erika Henningsen and basically anybody who’s anybody headed to ...

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Blow Us All Away! Tickets Now on Sale for Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-Winning Musical Hamilton in Atlanta

Blow Us All Away! Tickets Now on Sale for Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-Winning Musical Hamilton in Atlanta

Let's raise a glass to freedom and tell the story of tonight! Tickets are now available for the national tour of Hamilton in Atlanta. The Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning Broadway musical, created by Lin-Manuel Miranda (In the Heights, Disney's Moana), will play the Fox Theatre from May 22 through June 10.

Hamilton is the story of America's Founding Father ...

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Welcome to North Shore High! Watch Show Clips from Broadway's Mean Girls

Welcome to North Shore High! Watch Show Clips from Broadway's Mean Girls

Your first look at Tina Fey's Mean Girls on Broadway is here!

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Backstage at the Waitress Tour with Desi Oakley, Episode 1: Welcome to the Pie Shop!

Backstage at the Waitress Tour with Desi Oakley, Episode 1: Welcome to the Pie Shop!

Waitress tour star Desi Oakley says hi y'all, gives us a welcomin' backstage tour, tries some Texas pie and more!

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Do You Hear the People Sing? Watch Utah's LeBaron Family Belt 'One Day More' from Les Miserables

Do You Hear the People Sing? Watch Utah's LeBaron Family Belt 'One Day More' from Les Miserables

We will follow where they go and, hopefully, that's right to the stage! The LeBaron family from Fruit Heights, Utah, recently ended their Easter celebration with an incredible, nine-person performance of the tune "One Day More" from the classic Broadway musical Les Miserables. According to KSL Broadcasting in Salt Lake City, music has helped the family endure tragedies like the ...

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Backstage at Mean Girls with Erika Henningsen, Episode 1: Meet the Cast!

Backstage at Mean Girls with Erika Henningsen, Episode 1: Meet the Cast!

Mean Girls star Erika Henningsen introduces us to the cast, the company celebrates freezing the show with treats and more!

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