tony awards

This is the first time in history that all four acting awards in musicals were awarded to performers of African descent.

Big ups! To one of the screens all-time greats, Cicely Tyson, best known for her leading roles in ‘The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittamn’ and ‘Roots, was nominated for an academy Award for ‘Sounder.’ In 2013, she won a Tony Award for the Broadway revival of ‘The Trip to Bountiful.’ Cicely is among the six […]

Its good to see Deborah Cox is being appreciated for a wonderful voice and her star is shining brightly. Fresh off of providing the vocals for Lifetime’s Whitney’ biopic earlier this year, the Grammy nominee has been pick to head up a North American tour of ‘The Bodyguard,’ a stage musical based on the 1992 […]

Two of the all-time greats will be sharing the same stage, James Earl Jones and Cicely Tyson will give Broadway goers a special time this fall. Producers said Wednesday that the Tony Award winning will star in a revival of D.L. Coburn’s ‘The Gin Game’ at the Golden Theatre. Starts Sept. 21. Tyson, 90 is […]

  Heather Headley, Tony and Grammy winner is going back onstage to play a mean vengeful witch in a fairy tale musical in St. Louis. Heather Headley known for her enchanting voice, her song ‘ He Is,’ is still heavily requested on my show, ‘Majic After Dark,’ Headley’s credits also include playing the diva in […]

Phylicia Rashad has broken her silence on the sexual abuse allegations against her long co-star Bill Cosby. Phylicia, the Tony-winning actress, who starred opposite Bill for 10 seasons as Clair Huxtable on NBC’s ‘The Cosby Show,’ spoke up recently to defend the embattled all-time great entertainer while speaking to Showbiz 411 at an event for […]

Entertainment darling sisters Debbie Allen and Phylicia Rashad  are eyeing a Broadway return of Arsenic and Old Lace. Director Otis Sallid is helming Joseph O. Kesserling’s farcical family comedy, and is hoping to reboot the production with famous sisters, who last worked together in o8 revival of Cat on A Hot Tin Roof. ‘ I […]

Viola Davis, star of ‘How To Get Away With Murder is about to go behind the camera for her next project that right another ABC drama, about another powerful female lawyer. By, Tonya Pendleton, Blackamericaweb.com Click for more:http://blackamericaweb.com/2014/11/25/viola-davis-to-produce-legal-drama-for-abc/

According to EUR Web, This year’s Tony Awards will get a legendary helping of soul as Patti LaBelle and Gladys Knight plan on taking the stage to perform with Fantasia. BET.com reports the divas will come together with the cast of the Tony-nominated play “After Midnight” to perform at the 68th annual event. “After Midnight,” musical ode to the Harlem […]

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Neil Patrick Harris, star of “How I Met Your Mother,” is coming under scrutiny after he seemingly dropped the “N-Word” at the Tony Awards last night, alongside (of all people) former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson! TMZ and UK’s The Daily Mail both seem to think Doogie Howser said it in his opening number! Watch the […]