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William M. Hoffman Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1985 - Best Play Gold Star
William M. Hoffman, As Is

William M. Hoffman News

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: October 24-25- with LaChanze, Broadway Sings for Biden, Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: October 24-25- with LaChanze, Broadway Sings for Biden, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 24, 2020

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, October 24-25, 2020.

On Site Opera To Stream Encore Presentation Of MORNING STAR Photo On Site Opera To Stream Encore Presentation Of MORNING STAR
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2020

On Site Opera, New York's pioneer opera company rooted in site-specific storytelling and the immersive experience, has added an additional live stream to their 4-part series of encore presentations.  

Gloves Off - A Free HIV/AIDS Conversation Will Come to Her Majesty's Theatre. Photo Gloves Off - A Free HIV/AIDS Conversation Will Come to Her Majesty's Theatre.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2019

On Tuesday 19th November 2019, Her Majesty's Theatre will host Gloves Off - an afternoon of discussion surrounding the past, present and future of HIV/AIDS and its impact on the performing arts industry, hosted in drag by Wallis Depres and including special guests Andrew Keates, Susan Cole-Haley and Matthew Todd.

MY OTHER SELF Heads to Camden Fringe Photo MY OTHER SELF Heads to Camden Fringe
by Julie Musbach - Aug 1, 2019

A bold new adaptation of three of Shakespeare's most blood soaked plays. Exploring mental illness, toxic masculinity and the events that led to Richard III becoming literature's most infamous villain. Take an in depth look at the little known aspects of the War of The Roses Saga, the original Game of Thrones! 

All Or Nothing Repertory Theatre Company Presents MY OTHER SELF: THE EVOLUTION OF SHA Photo All Or Nothing Repertory Theatre Company Presents MY OTHER SELF: THE EVOLUTION OF SHAKESPEARE'S RICHARD III
by Stephi Wild - Jul 15, 2019

MY OTHER SELF: THE EVOLUTION OF SHAKESPEARE'S RICHARD III comes to The Cockpit Theatre, Monday 19th - Friday 23rd August at 7pm.

New York's Rising Phoenix Repertory Brings CINO NIGHTS To L.A. Photo New York's Rising Phoenix Repertory Brings CINO NIGHTS To L.A.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 9, 2018

Cino Nights - The purchase of a book or poster gets you into this one-night only, site-specific theatrical event at Larry Edmunds Bookshop. New York's Rising Phoenix Repertory reprises its popular series in Los Angeles for the first time with seven commissioned, short, world premiere plays - all set in the bookshop - from some of theater's top contemporary writers. All proceeds go to the bookshop.

Photo Flash: Regeneration Theatre Presents AS IS by William M. Hoffman Photo Photo Flash: Regeneration Theatre Presents AS IS by William M. Hoffman
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 30, 2018

Regeneration Theatre presents AS IS by William M. Hoffman. The gay community has the opportunity to look at its historical journal through ground-breaking envelope-pushing works currently in revival in New York. Boys in the Band and Angels in America on Broadway and AS IS opening February 1 off-Broadway. 

Photo Flash: Regeneration Theatre Revives AIDS History Play AS IS Photo Photo Flash: Regeneration Theatre Revives AIDS History Play AS IS
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 22, 2018

n 1985, when As Is first appeared at the Circle Theatre, AIDS was a new moment in time. A pandemic with no cure or reason. AS IS was one of the first plays, and subsequent teleplay, depicting how AIDS was affecting the LGBTQ Community. Its power was also in that it focused on a small group of friends and what it did to them. It proceeded Larry Kramer's The Normal Heart by about a month.

First Stage Work Exploring AIDS AS IS Revived by Regeneration Theatre Photo First Stage Work Exploring AIDS AS IS Revived by Regeneration Theatre
by Julie Musbach - Jan 5, 2018

The Fragility of Life is explored in AS IS: Regeneration Theatre chooses one of the first works exploring AIDS from a personal point of view to open its 2018 season.

Edward Albee, Debbie Reynolds Among Theater Legends Honored by TonyAwards.com
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Each year, the Tony Awards release a list of names of friends and colleagues in the Broadway community who have left us during the past year.

William M. Hoffman Videos

BWW TV Exclusive: Marshall W. Mason on Receiving Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 12, 2016

Marshall W. Mason was the recipient of the 2016 Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre - below, check out what he had to say after he accepted the award!


William M. Hoffman Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has William M. Hoffman written?
William M. Hoffman has written 4 shows including Gulliver's Travels (Lyricist), As Is (Playwright), Etiquette (Bookwriter/Lyricist), Drift (Playwright).

What awards has William M. Hoffman been nominated for?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for As Is .

What awards has William M. Hoffman won?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for As Is .