The feel-good musical “Kinky Boots,” with songs by pop star and Broadway newcomer Cyndi Lauper, strutted away with a leading six 2013 Tony Awards on Sunday, including best musical, best original score and best leading man.
Broadway’s biggest night is finally here!
KCAL9’s Suzanne Marques went behind the scenes of the Broadway hit “Priscilla Queen of the Desert,” which is currently at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles.
Ever since “Chicago” won the Best Picture Oscar in 2003, Hollywood seems to be going back to Broadway for its material, like it did back in the ’50s and ’60s.
“Matilda: The Musical” is a witty musical adaptation of the novel by Roald Dahl and is true to his bleak vision of childhood as a savage battleground.
What does it take to make a great Broadway musical? A talented score, a clever book, great singing and dancing, impressive costumes and an engaging set. Do all great musicals hit all of these points equally well? Of course not. But “Kinky Boots” does.
The nominations were announced Tuesday in a televised event co-hosted by Tony winner Sutton Foster and “Modern Family” star Jesse Tyler Ferguson. The awards will be broadcast on CBS from Radio City Music Hall on June 9.
Producers of the show were forced to find a new home for the 2011 event after Cirque du Soleil moved into the 6,000-seat Rockefeller Center arena with its $50 million acrobatic rock opera “Zarkana.” The Tonys had been hosted at Radio City from 1997-2010.
A robbery attempt on a downtown jewelry store Tuesday was intercepted by an off-duty reserve sheriff’s deputy, who shot one of the suspects. Two other suspects got away.
“Big Bang Theory” star Jim Parsons has come out of the closet.
The sprawling Santa Monica campus where thousands of Yahoo! workers toil away just miles from the beach will no longer bear the Internet company’s name.
There was something for virtually everyone to smile about on Broadway on Tuesday after 30 of 37 shows this season got at least one Tony Award nomination. The folks at “Once” had the most reason to celebrate tonight at their working bar on stage.
Fresh from a successful run on Broadway, “American Idiot” makes its Los Angeles debut at the Ahmanson Theater in Downtown LA. Based on the 2004 album of the same name by San Francisco punk rock […]
Broadway star Ben Vereen visited KCAL9 Friday to discuss his work promoting diabetes awareness.
Back by popular demand, “Wicked”returns to the Pantages Theatre for a strictly-limited engagement this holiday season running now through January 29, 2012. Lauren Boyd, a local actress born in West Covina and raised in San Dimas, has joined the cast. She stopped by KCAL9 Monday to spill secrets about the show.