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Hugh Jackman Was Energizer Bunny in Stellar Tonys Opening (watch!)

Showed Off Versatility as a Performer

Hugh Jackman gets some help from an assistant donning his jacket during his opening number at the Tony Awards.

Hugh Jackman gets some help from an assistant donning his jacket during his opening number at the Tony Awards. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Hugh Jackman scored as host of the American Theatre Wing’s 68th Annual Tony Awards last night (June 8). Could the Oscars be next?

 

Mike Pence Undercuts Trump Hamilton Feud; He Wasn't Offended!

Mike Pence Undercuts Trump Hamilton Feud; He Wasn't Offended!

Donald Trump's Twitter feud with the cast of Hamilton just lost a key ally--Mike Pence. At the risk of being next in Trump's dog house, the Vice Presi... Read More
Donald Trump Boils Over at Hamilton Cast Over Mike Pence (video!)

Donald Trump Boils Over at Hamilton Cast Over Mike Pence (video!)

Donald Trump boiled over with demands for an apology after Vice President-elect Mike Pence got a lesson in democracy last night from the cast of the h... Read More
Jude Law Honored at Only Make Believe 17th Annual Gala (Photos!)

Jude Law Honored at Only Make Believe 17th Annual Gala (Photos!)

Jude Law was the marquee guest at Only Make Believe’s 17th Gala, an event that brings together Broadway stars to help raise funds for the non-profit o... Read More
Holiday Inn Musical Not Equal to the Sum of Its Parts on Broadway

Holiday Inn Musical Not Equal to the Sum of Its Parts on Broadway

Holiday Inn has all the ingredients for a sparkling Broadway musical--glitzy costumes, actors with the vocal chops, twenty Irving Berlin classics and ... Read More
August Darnell's Six 'Cherchez La Femme' Nods Kick Off Award Season

August Darnell's Six 'Cherchez La Femme' Nods Kick Off Award Season

August Darnell, better known as Kid Creole from his rock and roll days, and writing partner Vivian Goldman have earned six AUDELCO Viv Award nominatio... Read More
Kathleen Marshall Revels in Tales About Most Popular Broadway Songs

Kathleen Marshall Revels in Tales About Most Popular Broadway Songs

Kathleen Marshall, a three-time Tony Award winner, revealed how some of Broadway's most popular songs "saved the day" or launched careers in A Funny T... Read More
Jonathan Tolins Hits a High Note With Opera Spoof, The Forgotten Woman

Jonathan Tolins Hits a High Note With Opera Spoof, The Forgotten Woman

Jonathan Tolins uses one of the characters in his cleverly insightful and brilliantly funny new play, The Forgotten Woman, to prove a point--lovers of... Read More
Jennifer Hudson Bittersweet Finale in Color Purple on Broadway (Pics!)

Jennifer Hudson Bittersweet Finale in Color Purple on Broadway (Pics!)

Jennifer Hudson ended her six-month run as lead actress in Broadway's ever popular The Color Purple with a bittersweet fan sendoff last night outside ... Read More
August Darnell's Cherchez La Femme an Explosion of Disco, Calypso

August Darnell's Cherchez La Femme an Explosion of Disco, Calypso

August Darnell personified '80s pop culture, as larger-than-life Calypso bon vivant “Kid Creole,” leader of the band Kid Creole & The Coconuts. The 19... Read More
Cirque du Soleil to Challenge Biggest Shows for Broadway Supremacy

Cirque du Soleil to Challenge Biggest Shows for Broadway Supremacy

Cirque du Soleil, the famed Canadian avante garde circus, is about to set up its tent poles for the first time on Broadway. The spectacular show will ... Read More
Aaron Sorkin Putting His Spin on 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' for Broadway

Aaron Sorkin Putting His Spin on 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' for Broadway

Aaron Sorkin, a writer and producer whose works include "A Few Good Men" and hit TV show "West Wing," is putting his own spin on "To Kill a Mockingbir... Read More
Van Dean Keeps Artistry of Musicals Alive at Label, Broadway Records

Van Dean Keeps Artistry of Musicals Alive at Label, Broadway Records

Van Dean of Broadway Records has made an indelible mark on Broadway over the past four years by steadily releasing some of the best cast albums. He's ... Read More

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