June 02, 2015

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Where Did This Year's Tony-Nominated Shows Originate? Imports From Off-Broadway, London and the '90s

There was a time when nearly all Broadway shows were produced specifically for Broadway and would open there — perhaps after a tryout tour. Nowadays shows originate Off-Broadway, in regional productions, in London and beyond.

"I Know That Body!" Said Chita Rivera When Meeting Her Younger Self in The Visit

Emily Skeggs, Sadie Sink, Michelle Veintimilla and John Riddle discuss playing the younger versions of adult leading characters in some of the hottest tickets on Broadway.

After Winning Their First Tony, They Haven't Been Back! Where Have These 10 Performers Been?

Playbill.com correspondent looks back at 10 Tony Award-winning actors who have not returned to Broadway since their triumphs.

Playbill Poll: Who Should Play Mister in the Broadway Revival of The Color Purple?

We took to social media to see which performer readers would most like to see in the role of Mister in the upcoming Broadway revival of The Color Purple.

Mamita's Diary, Part II: Tony Winner Victoria Clark Offers 27 Tips for Surviving Tony Season

"If you think you’re tired, think about Chita." That's just among the many pieces of advice Tony winner Victoria Clark has for surviving Tony season.

Their Favorite Things: Gigi's Corey Cott Shares His Theatregoing Experiences

Their Favorite Things asks members of the theatre community to share the Broadway performances that most affected them as part of the audience.

Who Knew? Surprising Stories of Much-Loved Musicals That Didn't Win the Tony

Best Musical is the Tony Awards' highest honor, but what about the shows that don't win big? The Playbill Vault takes a look at the impact of the shows that didn't take home the top prize on Broadway's biggest night.

Watch History Being Made on the Tonys! Original Acceptance Speeches for Phantom, City of Angels and More

Watch the moment shows are crowned Best Musical on the official videos of acceptance speeches 1988 to 1992, made available exclusively to Playbill.com by the Tony Awards.


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Sing-Along With Exclusive Music Video and Download Something Rotten! Cast Album Today!

A Pair of Ties at the Astaire Awards, Honoring Season's Best in Dance

The Screening Room: 2015 Tony-Nominated Best Leading Actor in a Musical, Fun Home's Michael Cerveris

Live Cast Album of Sung-Through Broadway Rarity The Golden Apple Released Today

Jesse Eisenberg's The Spoils Opens Tonight Off-Broadway

Photo Call: Inside the Drama Desk Awards-From Red Carpet to the Winners!

Broadway Box Office Analysis, May 25-31: Something Rotten! Has Best Box Office Week Yet

Norm Lewis and Aaron Lazar Set for Reading of Stephen Schwartz's The Prince of Egypt

From Sondheim to Miley Cyrus, Alan Cumming Makes His Cafe Carlyle Debut Tonight

Drama Desk Award Winners Announced; Hamilton Wins Seven Awards

New Albums from Judy Kuhn and Nicholas Rodriguez Available Today

Broadway Grosses: May 25-31

Stephen Oremus and Others Join Creative Team for NBC's The Wiz Live!

Photo Exclusive: A Day at the Beach with Seth Numrich and the Cast of Afghanistan, Zimbabwe, America, Kuwait

Exclusive From The 2015 Tonys Playbill! Changing the Script for Women in Power on Broadway

When You Wish Lights Up the Desert with Disney Songs, Starting Today

Broadway Actors Populate North Shore Dreamgirls, Beginning Tonight

A Little More Brandy, Please! Norwood Extends Run in Broadway's Chicago

Kristin Chenoweth, Sutton Foster, Megan Hilty, Patina Miller in Concert To Help "Unadoptable" Kids Find Families

See Kelli O'Hara and King and I Cast Record Lavish New Broadway Cast Album With 29-Piece Orchestra! (Video)

Just Me and the Mic — What Do Actors Say When It's Time For Their Cabaret?

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