Exclusive: BWW's Theatre Industry Podcast 'The OHenry Report' Makes Predictions for the 2019 Tony Awards
They also discuss "conspiracy theories," the importance of campaigning, and their favorites of the season.
On this episode of BroadwayWorld's theatre business podcast, "The OHenry Report," Tony-nominated and Olivier-winning Broadway producer and investor Oliver Henry Roth talks to the podcast's co-producer, BroadwayWorld and BroadwayRadio's Matt Tamanini.
Ahead of Sunday, June 9th's 73rd annual Tony Awards, Oliver and Matt predict the winners in all 26 categories. The two also discuss their specific strategies in making predictions, their thoughts behind Tony-voting "conspiracy theories," the importance (or lack there of) in terms of campaigning, and their favorite shows, performances, and designs of the season.
For last-minute updates on Oliver's predictions as well as his prediction algorithm's perspective visit http://ohenryproductions.com/tony-awards-2019/2019-tony-awards-nominations-predictions/.
About Oliver Henry Roth: Oliver is a producer at OHenry Productions, a New York-based production company which he founded in 2014. His producing credits include the West End's The Inheritance, Broadway's Burn This, Escape to Margaritaville, and Head Over Heels, off-Broadway's Invisible Thread and Straight, and the current tour of Hundred Days. Upcoming: Lempicka, Sam's Room.
In addition to producing independently, Oliver is the consulting producer at DVRF, a nonprofit dedicated to developing new work and supporting emerging theater artists. On top of producing, Oliver manages a portfolio of theatrical investments including Hello, Dolly!; Kinky Boots; Network; Sweeney Todd; Be More Chill; Derren Brown: Underground and TodayTix.
With Oliver's unique approach to producing, he will discuss how production teams integrate data analytics into their projects, and what that means for their bottomline. Oliver also uses trends and historical data to provide some of the most accurate Tony Awards predictions in the business.
For more information on Roth and OHenry Productions, visit their website at ohenryproductions.com. You can find oliver on twitter and instagram @oliverhenryroth.
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