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If You Need a Reason to Sing

A few months ago, a friend shared a story on Facebook about a study which found singing show tunes helped improve mental performance in people with dementia. 452 more words

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Nominations for the American Theatre Wing’s 2015 Tony Awards® were announced earlier this week. As a former drama major, I like to check out the nominees and see if I recognize their previous work. 619 more words

Tony! Nominations! Put Ads (And Even Some Artists!) In Broadway's Spotlight!

Enough talk (for the moment at least) about who and what didn’t get Tony nominations earlier this week. Let’s turn to some who did. Each year, the announcement of nominees is accompanied by a list of shows according to the number of nominations they got, all the better to establish bragging rights. 973 more words

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2015 Tony Award Nominations

An American in Paris and Fun Home topped the nominations for the 69th annual Tony Awards on April 28, earning 12 nods each, including Best Musical. 977 more words

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#114: The Tony Award Nominations 2015

I have owed all my Broadway fan followers this post for nearly two days, so here it is! My opinions on the Tony Award nominations this year seem to interest quite a number of people. 1,102 more words

Musicals

Bam! Bam! Tony Nominations Or St. Valentine's Day Massacre? Jeremy Gerard's Analysis

The day after the announcement of the Tony Awards nominations is always emotional in the Broadway precincts, as the selected few begin to enjoy their five weeks of glory ahead of the awards ceremony itself while the un-nominated masses are left… 211 more words

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Kristin Chenoweth keeps mum about co-hosting Tonys

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Kristin Chenoweth is being very tightlipped about her upcoming assignment to co-host the Tony Awards. Literally.

The Tony-winning star of “On the Twentieth Century” was on vocal rest Wednesday and was only able to communicate by writing on a white board. 93 more words

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