Playbill.com takes a look back at the world of theatre in the year 2010 through images.
Ramin Karimloo and Sierra Boggess
Mike Boland, Justin Fuller, Stephen Plunkett, Bill Heck, Annalee Jefferies, Hallie Foote and Jenny Dare Paulin
Academy Award winner Christopher Walken returned to Broadway for the first time in 10 years with Martin McDonagh's A Behanding in Spokane.
The final fundraising amount is revealed
City Center Encores! offered three productions: Harold Rome's Fanny in February, Stephen Sondheim's Anyone Can Whistle in April and Jule Styne, Betty Comden and Adolph Green's Bells Are Ringing in November.
Stephen Sondheim and the cast of Sondheim: The Birthday Concert
Acting great Lynn Redgrave passed away May 2
Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey's musical Next to Normal won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. It was the first musical to win the award since Rent in 1996 and only the third musical to win since 1980.
Sondheim in London: An outdoor staging of Into the Woods played the Regent's Open Air Theatre during the summer, and the Donmar Warehouse presented a fresh production of Passion.
The FOX comedy "Glee," packed with pop songs and show music, continued to draw starry guests and dominate in the ratings. A European concert tour featuring the cast is planned.