CBS says it has signed an agreement with the Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing to keep the Tony Awards presentation on the network through 2018.
Playwright Christopher Durang's "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" will extend its Broadway engagement by four weeks due to popular demand, producers said.
The Broadway production of "Pippin" will kick off its U.S. tour in September 2014 at the Buell Theatre in Denver, producers announced.
Emmy Award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris is to serve as host of the Tony Awards show in New York for a fourth time, CBS said Thursday.
The Broadway production of "Orphans," starring Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge, is to close six weeks earlier than planned, producers said.
Broadway's "Kinky Boots," with music and lyrics by Cyndi Lauper, led New York's Tony Award nominations with 13, followed by "Matilda: The Musical" with 12.
The original Broadway cast recording of "Kinky Boots," with music and lyrics by Cyndi Lauper, is being prepared for release, its U.S. record label said Friday.
Former "Weeds" actress Mary-Louise Parker is to star in the Broadway production of "The Snow Geese" this fall, Manhattan Theatre Club announced.
UPI Almanac for Saturday, April 6, 2013.
CBS says it plans to air the 3-hour 67th annual Tony Awards ceremony live from New York's Radio City Music Hall this spring.