Theater

This image released by O&M/DKC shows Ben Platt, center, during a performance of "Dear Evan Hansen." Platt, the star of “Dear Evan Hansen,” with songs by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, the recent Oscar winners for "City of Stars" from the movie “La La Land,” is a shoo-in for a nomination for best actor in a musical. Tony Award nominations will be announced on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. (Matthew Murphy/O&M/DKC via AP)
May 02, 2017 - 12:13 am
NEW YORK (AP) — If last year's Tony Award nomination announcement was pretty simple, this year's is much, much messier. The question around this time in 2016 was just how many Tony nods the megahit "Hamilton" would earn. This season there's a glut of 13 musicals all vying for four best new musical...
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This cover image released by 4AD shows "Big Bad Luv," a release by John Moreland. (4AD via AP)
May 01, 2017 - 4:04 pm
John Moreland, "Big Bad Luv" (4AD) Singer-songwriter John Moreland sings like a man on the edge of his seat, leaning forward as though he has something urgent to say. And on his latest album, "Big Bad Luv," it turns out he does. Heavy-set and bushy-bearded, Moreland looks like the guy who shows up...
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CORRECTS THEATER TO BELASCO, NOT BELSACO - FILE - In a Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 file photo, film director Michael Moore speaks to the crowd during the women's march rally, in Washington. Filmmaker and activist Moore will perform the one-man show “The Terms of My Surrender” at the Belasco Theatre on Broadway starting July 28, 2017, for 12 weeks.( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
May 01, 2017 - 1:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Filmmaker and activist Michael Moore is taking his tough, anti-Donald Trump talk to Broadway. The Academy Award-winning director of "Bowling for Columbine" will perform the one-man show "The Terms of My Surrender" at the Belasco Theatre starting July 28 for 12 weeks. Moore on Monday...
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After fans braved blazing temperatures approaching 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 degrees Celsius) outside as they lined up on Hollywood Boulevard in the hopes of snagging tickets for the Los Angeles run of the Broadway smash "Hamilton," the operators of the Hollywood Pantages reroute the line for the box office through the air-conditioned theater's lobby and even onto the stage Sunday, April 30, 2017. Hundreds of people who queued up starting in the early morning were relieved to get out of the hot sun. (Rosalie Fox via AP)
April 30, 2017 - 6:59 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Theater fans braved blazing temperatures as they lined up on Hollywood Boulevard in the hopes of snagging tickets for the Los Angeles run of the Broadway smash "Hamilton." As temperatures approached 90 on Sunday, officials with the Hollywood Pantages rerouted the line for the box...
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FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2008 file photo, Alicia Keys, left, performs with Kathleen Battle at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. A Broadway producer has admitted scamming his friends and others into investing more than $165,000 in a nonexistent play about opera star Battle supposedly starring Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o. Roland Scahill pleaded guilty in New York on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, to grand larceny and fraud charges. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)
April 26, 2017 - 9:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A Broadway producer admitted on Wednesday that he scammed his friends and others into investing more than $165,000 in a nonexistent play about opera star Kathleen Battle supposedly starring Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o. Roland Scahill pleaded guilty in state Supreme Court to grand...
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