Within the next few days, the winners of four New York theater awards will be announced, and more than half a dozen new plays will open. Here is the schedule of May theater openings and awards.
Below — the list of Tony nominations, comments from Tony nominees, the April theater quiz, and my last remaining review of the Broadway season.
The hosts of this year’s Tony Awards will be Alan Cumming and Kristen Chenoweth
Nine Tony nominees on the show that changed my life:
Tony-nominated playwright Robert Askins of Hand to God on why he’s not quitting his bar tending job:
Week in New York Theater Reviews
He’s a rich restaurateur, she a poor schoolteacher. …their values are so different that the only thing they clearly have in common in director Stephen Daldry’s first-rate Broadway revival of David Hare’s 1995 play “Skylight” is how extraordinary the performances of the two actors who portray them, Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan. They perform with an unusual combination of subtlety and intensity, in a play that is itself a rare combination of comedy and drama, love story and political commentary.