Multimedia: Broadway Legend André De Shields Celebrates 2021 John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre

The 2021 John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre is the latest accolade for Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields, fresh from his critically-acclaimed turn as King Lear at St. Louis Shakespeare Festival. On July 11, Tom D’Angora and Michael D’Angora, co-directors and co-producers of The Theatre World Awards virtual benefit gala, held an intimate viewing party in a screening room at … Continue reading Multimedia: Broadway Legend André De Shields Celebrates 2021 John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre

Jul. 11: André De Shields and Patti LuPone to Receive John Willis Awards for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre at Special Theatre World Gala Virtual Award Benefit; Audra McDonald will Receive the Dorothy Loudon SPECIAL Award for Excellence in the Theater

Jul. 11: André De Shields and Patti LuPone to Receive John Willis Awards for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre at Special Theatre World Gala Virtual Award Benefit; Audra McDonald will Receive the Dorothy Loudon SPECIAL Award for Excellence in the Theater https://wp.me/p8ilTC-a8i Continue reading Jul. 11: André De Shields and Patti LuPone to Receive John Willis Awards for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre at Special Theatre World Gala Virtual Award Benefit; Audra McDonald will Receive the Dorothy Loudon SPECIAL Award for Excellence in the Theater

Jul. 11: André De Shields and Patti LuPone to Receive John Willis Awards for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre at Special Theatre World Gala Virtual Award Benefit; Audra McDonald will Receive the Dorothy Loudon SPECIAL Award for Excellence in the Theater

On Sunday, July 11 at 7:00 p.m., in a departure from the annual award ceremony, a one-night only virtual Special Gala Award Benefit to honor Broadways best is being held to help raise funds for the prestigious Theatre World Awards. The 2021 Special Honorees include Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, and André De Shields. The ONE-NIGHT ONLY Special Gala Benefit will be a celebration of 75 years of … Continue reading Jul. 11: André De Shields and Patti LuPone to Receive John Willis Awards for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre at Special Theatre World Gala Virtual Award Benefit; Audra McDonald will Receive the Dorothy Loudon SPECIAL Award for Excellence in the Theater

Video: André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Telly Leung, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Lauren Molina, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company

Video: André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Telly Leung, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Lauren Molina, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company https://wp.me/p8ilTC-9gB The cast also includes Betty Buckley, Mercedes Ruehl, Lewis Black, Richard Kind, Isaac Mizrahi, Lesli Margherita, Debra Messing, Andrea McArdle, Gerry McIntyre, Brad Oscar, Ethan Slater, Martha Plimpton, Randy Rainbow, Soara-Joye Ross, Christy Altomare, Colleen Ballinger, Victoria Clark, Julie Halston,Jackie Hoffman, Kevin Smith Kirkwood, Christine Pedi, Jelani Remy, Jackie Sanders, Michael West, and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton Continue reading Video: André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Telly Leung, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Lauren Molina, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company

Apr. 18: Beth Leavel, Alexandra Billings, Sarah Stiles, Ana Gasteyer and More Join THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) Benefit for The York Theatre

Apr. 18: Beth Leavel, Alexandra Billings, Sarah Stiles, Ana Gasteyer and More Join THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) Benefit for The York Theatre https://wp.me/p8ilTC-9fv Continue reading Apr. 18: Beth Leavel, Alexandra Billings, Sarah Stiles, Ana Gasteyer and More Join THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) Benefit for The York Theatre

Apr. 18: André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera,Telly Leung, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company

André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera,Telly Leung, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company https://wp.me/p8ilTC-97I The cast also includes Betty Buckley, Mercedes Ruehl, Lewis Black, Richard Kind, Isaac Mizrahi, Lesli Margherita, Debra Messing, Andrea McArdle, Brad Oscar, Ethan Slater, Martha Plimpton, Randy Rainbow, Soara-Joye Ross, Christy Altomare, Colleen Ballinger, Kevin Smith Kirkwood, Christine Pedi, Jelani Remy, Jackie Sanders, Michael West, and Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

Continue reading Apr. 18: André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera,Telly Leung, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company

Dec. 13: Patti LuPone, Billy Porter, Telly Leung, Leslie Odom Jr., Crystal Monee Hall, Daniel J. Watts, Shoshana Bean and More Will Join Michael McElroy and the Broadway Inspirational Voices for Holiday Concert Stream   

Dec. 13: Patti LuPone, Billy Porter, Telly Leung, Leslie Odom Jr., Crystal Monee Hall, Daniel J. Watts, Shoshana Bean and More Will Join Michael McElroy and the Broadway Inspirational Voices for Holiday Concert Stream https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7Yx The show will also feature appearances by Leslie Uggams, Phylicia Rashad, Debbie Allen, Audra McDonald, Gavin Creel, Vanessa Williams, Telly Leung, Karen Olivo, Montego Glover, Brian Stokes Mitchell, LaChanze, Celia Rose Gooding, Angela Grovey, Marva Hicks, Lisa Lynne Mathis, Michael McElroy, John Eric Parker, Angela Robinson, Cynthia Vance, Schele Williams and Jeanine Tesori. Continue reading Dec. 13: Patti LuPone, Billy Porter, Telly Leung, Leslie Odom Jr., Crystal Monee Hall, Daniel J. Watts, Shoshana Bean and More Will Join Michael McElroy and the Broadway Inspirational Voices for Holiday Concert Stream   

Lea Salonga as Erzulie in ONCE ON THIS ISLAND. Photo by Joan Marcus

Casts of “The Band’s Visit,” “Carousel,” “Frozen,” “Mean Girls,” “My Fair Lady,” “Once on This Island,” “SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical,” “SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical,” and “Dear Evan Hansen” to Perform on 2018 Tony Awards

Casts of “The Band’s Visit,” “Carousel,” “Frozen,” “Mean Girls,” “My Fair Lady,” “Once on This Island,” “SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical,” “SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical,” and “Dear Evan Hansen” to Perform on 2018 Tony Awards Continue reading Casts of “The Band’s Visit,” “Carousel,” “Frozen,” “Mean Girls,” “My Fair Lady,” “Once on This Island,” “SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical,” “SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical,” and “Dear Evan Hansen” to Perform on 2018 Tony Awards