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There’s Great Dance on Broadway. Hello, Tony Awards?

There’s Great Dance on Broadway. Hello, Tony Awards?

Standard or (worse yet) slight fare gets nominated for best choreography while quality work — “Oklahoma!,” “The Prom” — goes unrecognized. An exception: Camille A. Brown’s dances for “Choir Boy.”
They Brought Us the Works That Shaped This Year’s Tony Nominees

They Brought Us the Works That Shaped This Year’s Tony Nominees

A look at the men and women whose creations laid the foundations for shows like “Tootsie,” “The Cher Show” and “Network.”
Survey Says: Look for ‘Hadestown’ and ‘Ferryman’ to Take Tony Trophies

Survey Says: Look for ‘Hadestown’ and ‘Ferryman’ to Take Tony Trophies

We asked voters about their preferences in anticipation of the award ceremony Sunday. Here’s what they said.
They Shared a Tony for ‘Billy Elliot’. What Did They Do for an Encore?

They Shared a Tony for ‘Billy Elliot’. What Did They Do for an Encore?

In 2009, three unknown adolescent boys were the toast of Broadway in the musical’s title role. Where have they been? And where are they going?
How Billy Porter Won the Red Carpet

How Billy Porter Won the Red Carpet

From the Academy Awards to the Met Gala to the Tonys, the star has shaken up the ho-hum pre-show and wins the night — before the awards even begin.
Who Won and What Happened at the 2019 Tony Awards

Who Won and What Happened at the 2019 Tony Awards

“Hadestown” won eight prizes, including best musical. And Ali Stroker became the first wheelchair user to receive a Tony, for her role in “Oklahoma!”
How to Watch the Tony Awards and What You Need to Know

How to Watch the Tony Awards and What You Need to Know

When and how to watch Broadway’s biggest celebration, plus the best New York Times journalism on the nominees and contests.
They Brought Us the Works That Shaped This Year’s Tony Nominees

They Brought Us the Works That Shaped This Year’s Tony Nominees

A look at the men and women whose creations laid the foundations for shows like “Tootsie,” “The Cher Show” and “Network.”
Scenes From Inside the 2019 Tony Awards

Scenes From Inside the 2019 Tony Awards

Our photographer Sara Krulwich is at Radio City Music Hall, looking for moments that might stand out — a stirring song, a striking emotion, a bit of visual razzle dazzle.
Why the Truth Is Local

Why the Truth Is Local

Monday: New storefront installations highlight The Times's journalism in the five boroughs.
Review: As Broadway Gets Bigger, the Tonys Get Blander

Review: As Broadway Gets Bigger, the Tonys Get Blander

CBS’s broadcast of the 73rd annual ceremony was a safe, unsurprising show that even James Corden couldn’t liven up.
The Best and Worst of the 2019 Tony Awards

The Best and Worst of the 2019 Tony Awards

Swinging lights. Broadway beefs. Words of wisdom. And a restroom serenade. If only some of the highlights were on TV.
Ali Stroker on Winning the Tony: ‘I Was Meant to Be in This Seat’

Ali Stroker on Winning the Tony: ‘I Was Meant to Be in This Seat’

The flirtatious Ado Annie of Broadway’s “Oklahoma!” relishes the chance to embody what a disabled performer can accomplish.
‘Waitress’ to Close in January 2020

‘Waitress’ to Close in January 2020

The crowd-pleasing musical, with its popular score by Sara Bareilles, will wrap up after four years on Broadway.
Hal Prince, Giant of Broadway and Reaper of Tonys, Dies at 91

Hal Prince, Giant of Broadway and Reaper of Tonys, Dies at 91

Mr. Prince helped bring to life a stunning lineup of shows: “Cabaret,” “Sweeney Todd,” and Broadway’s longest-running spectacle, “The Phantom of the Opera.”
Taking the Lead on Broadway

Taking the Lead on Broadway

In the theater world, women are wielding more power as producers.
Taking the Lead on Broadway

Taking the Lead on Broadway

In the theater world, women are wielding more power as producers.

Phyllis Newman, Tony Award-Winning Broadway Star, Is Dead at 86

The actress, who won a Tony in 1962 for her role in the musical “Subways Are for Sleeping,” also raised millions of dollars to help women in entertainment deal with health problems.