The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that John Cameron Mitchell — the co-creator and original star of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, who recently concluded an extended run in the Broadway production of that musical — will receive the 2015 Special Tony Award.
The 2014-15 Broadway season has come to a close, and the 69th Annual Tony Awards are on the horizon. Before Tony nominations are announced April 28, the staff at Playbill.com took a look back at the season and chose a handful of Broadway breakout performances.
As part of our ongoing profiles of theatre couples, Playbill.com sits down with Pulitzer Prize-nominated wives Lisa Kron and Madeline George as the two discuss a lifetime of living and writing together.
Yassmin and Karmine Alers, cast members of the new musical On Your Feet!, will be sharing the stage at the Marquis Theatre when the show begins performances in October. But the road to Broadway wasn't an easy one.