The personal and the political triumph at Broadway’s annual honors, with stories about a high school misfit and a historic peace accord in Norway leading the way.
The Tony awards air live on CBS on June 12 with ‘Great Comet’ and ‘Evan Hansen’ topping musical candidates, and newcomer Lucas Hnath and Pulitzer winners Lynn Nottage & Paula Vogel vying for best play.
Leading lady in the Alliance Theatre’s ‘The Prom’ can ‘take a show to surprising places,’ says her director (and friend).
The Jason Robert Brown musical, based on the 1992 book about a photographer and an Iowa housewife, will begin performances March 9, 2017.
Six-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald’s pregnancy leave of absence is cited for the show’s surprising announcement.