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La Cage composer Jerry Herman celebrated tonight on “The Kennedy Center Honors”

WINNER! THREE 2010 TONY AWARDS

INCLUDING BEST REVIVAL OF A MUSICAL!

 

TOP 10 OF 2010!
NEW YORK TIMES  *  TIME MAGAZINE  *  ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY *
TIME OUT NEW YORK  *  DAILY NEWS  *  NY1  *  LOS ANGELES TIMES

 

LA CAGE AUX FOLLES

COMPOSER JERRY HERMAN IS CELEBRATED TONIGHT

ON “THE KENNEDY CENTER HONORS”

 

LA CAGE STAR KELSEY GRAMMER

FEATURED IN MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO HERMAN’S MUSICALS

 

9:00-11:00 PM THIS EVENING ON CBS

 

Legendary composer Jerry Herman, who is currently represented on Broadway with the Tony Award-winning revival of his hit musical LA CAGE AUX FOLLES at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street), is celebrated this evening in the CBS network television broadcast of “The Kennedy Center Honors”.   Current LA CAGE star Kelsey Grammer took part in a musical tribute to Herman, who was honored for lifetime achievement in the performing arts.  “The Kennedy Center Honors” airs in the New York area on WCBS-TV Channel 2 from 9:00 – 11:00 PM.  Check local listings. Continue reading

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2009-2010 Drama Desk Award Winners

2009-2010

Drama Desk Award Winners

The 55th annual Drama Desk Awards, celebrating excellence in Broadway, Off-Broadway and Off-Off Broadway theatre, were presented last night.

BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS won Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Santino Fontana).
 
FENCES won Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Viola Davis) & Outstanding Music in a Play (Branford Marsalis).
 
LA CAGE AUX FOLLES won Outstanding Revival of a Musical, Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Douglas Hodge) and Outstanding Costume Design (Matthew Wright).
 
A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC’s Catherine Zeta-Jones won Outstanding Actress in a Musical.
 
A special award was presented to the cast, creative team and producers of THE ORPHANS’ HOME CYCLE as the theatrical event of the season.
 
RAGTIME won Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical (ACME Sound Partners).

RED won Outstanding Play (John Logan), Outstanding Director of a Play (Michael Grandage) and Outstanding Lighting (Neil Austin).
 
MANHATTAN THEATRE CLUB’S THE ROYAL FAMILY won Outstanding Actress in a Play (Jan Maxwell).
 
THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS won Outstanding Lyrics (John Kander, Fred Ebb).
 
ROUNDABOUT THEATRE COMPANY’S SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM won Outstanding Musical Revue.
 
A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE won Outstanding Revival of a Play and Outstanding Actor in a Play (Liev Schreiber).

A special award was presented to Jerry Herman.  
 
TO READ THE COMPLETE LIST OF NOMINEES, CLICK HERE