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Frank DiLella is the Emmy Award winning host of ‚ÄúOn Stage‚ÄĚ on Spectrum News NY1, the news channel‚Äôs weekly half-hour theater program. DiLella‚Äôs celebrity interviews, along with his in-depth reporting of the theatrical scene, have helped make him a trusted friend and confidant within the ... (read complete bio)
VIDEO: On the Red Carpet at the 88th Annual Drama League Awards Photo VIDEO: On the Red Carpet at the 88th Annual Drama League Awards
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 23, 2022

On Friday afternoon, the best of Broadway gathered for the the 88th Annual Drama League Awards, honoring achievements on and off-broadway in the 2021-22 season, celebrated at the Ziegfeld Ballroom.

Photos: Stars from A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, THE MUSIC MAN, and More Turn Out for the  Photo Photos: Stars from A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, THE MUSIC MAN, and More Turn Out for the Drama League Awards!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 20, 2022

A-list guests at the event included Patti LuPone (Company, Evita, Gypsy), Ben Vereen (Pippin, Fosse, Wicked), Sutton Foster (The Music Man, Anything Goes, Thoroughly Modern Millie), and freshly-minted 2022 Tony Award Nominated Actresses Shoshana Bean (Mr. Saturday Night, Wicked) Gabby Beans (Skin of Our Teeth, 'Succession,' 'House of Cards'), and Lear deBessonet (Encores! Into The Woods, Hercules, Miss You Like Hell), who will present the esteemed awards.

A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT & More Win 2022 Drama League Awards Photo A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT & More Win 2022 Drama League Awards
by Team BWW - May 20, 2022

Find out this year's nominees and winners for Drama League Awards. The 2022 Awards will recognize eligible Broadway and Off-Broadway (non-virtual only) productions that began preview performances between March 16, 2021, and April 23, 2022.

Patti LuPone, Sutton Foster, Shoshana Bean and More to Present at the 2022 Drama Leag Photo Patti LuPone, Sutton Foster, Shoshana Bean and More to Present at the 2022 Drama League Awards Hosted by Frank DiLella
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

Emmy Award-winning journalist Frank DiLella will be hosting the 88th Annual Drama League Awards alongside theatrical legends and Tony Award winners, Patti LuPone, Ben Vereen, Sutton Foster, Shoshana Bean, Gabby Beans and Lear deBessonet.

Drama Desk Awards to Be Announced by Author and Activist George Takei Photo Drama Desk Awards to Be Announced by Author and Activist George Takei
by Marissa Tomeo - May 15, 2022

The nominations for the 66th¬†Annual¬†Drama Desk Awards will be announced by actor, author, civil rights activist and influencer,¬†George Takei, on¬†Monday, May 16,¬†with the top four categories announced live on Spectrum News NY1 at 4 p.m.¬†ET.¬†¬†Takei will join NY1 anchor Ruschell Boone and ‚ÄúOn Stage‚ÄĚ host Frank DiLella to announce the nominations for¬†Outstanding Musical, Outstanding Play, Outstanding Revival of a Musical and Outstanding Revival of a Play. Following the live announcement, the complete list of Drama Desk Awards nominations will be available on¬†dramadeskawards.com.¬†

George Takei to Announce the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards Nominations on May 16 Photo George Takei to Announce the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards Nominations on May 16
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

The nominations for the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards will be announced by actor, author, civil rights activist and influencer, George Takei, on Monday, May 16, with the top four categories announced live on Spectrum News NY1 at 4 p.m. ET.

A Complete 2022 Broadway Awards Season Calendar Photo A Complete 2022 Broadway Awards Season Calendar
by Team BWW - Apr 23, 2022

Stay up to date on all the need-to-know facts with BroadwayWorld's full Awards Season Calendar below including when each of the awards are including the Tony Awards, the Drama Desk, the Drama League, the Outer Critics Circle Association and the BroadwayWorld Awards!

VIDEO: Watch Stars Strut the Red Carpet at Olivier Awards 2022! Photo VIDEO: Watch Stars Strut the Red Carpet at Olivier Awards 2022!
by Team BWW - Apr 10, 2022

British theatre's biggest night is here at last. The Olivier Awards 2022 with Mastercard take place tonight, 10 April, at the Royal Albert Hall. The ceremony will be hosted by Jason Manford.

Tom Felton, Kit Harington, Keala Settle and More Join the Lineup For the 2022 Olivier Photo Tom Felton, Kit Harington, Keala Settle and More Join the Lineup For the 2022 Olivier Awards
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2022

With under a week to go until the Olivier Awards 2022 with Mastercard, details have been revealed for British theatre's most prestigious and glamorous night, including the star-studded list of award presenters and performances, and how people can buy tickets or tune in at home to be part of this spectacular celebration of London's world-leading theatre.

Emilie Kouatchou, Jordan Fisher & Lynn Nottage to Appear On NY1 ON STAGE This Weekend Photo Emilie Kouatchou, Jordan Fisher & Lynn Nottage to Appear On NY1 ON STAGE This Weekend
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 4, 2022

Spectrum News NY1's ‚ÄúOn Stage‚ÄĚ marks the start of Black History Month this weekend with interviews with two Black actors breaking new ground on the Great White Way.

Public Tickets Are Now On Sale For The Olivier Awards 2022 Photo Public Tickets Are Now On Sale For The Olivier Awards 2022
by Stephi Wild - Feb 2, 2022

Public tickets for the Olivier Awards 2022, which will take place on Sunday 10 April at the Royal Albert Hall, go on sale exclusively to Mastercard cardholders on Thursday 3 February.

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of SKELETON CREW on Broadway Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of SKELETON CREW on Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Jan 27, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club is presenting the Broadway premiere of Skeleton Crew, written by Tony Award nominee Dominique Morisseau and directed by Tony Award winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson. The production opened just last night, January 26, at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street) and BroadwayWorld was there for the big night!

92Y to Present THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL Cast & More Photo 92Y to Present THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL Cast & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2022

92y will present The marvelous mrs. Maisel’s Rachel Brosnahan, Tony Shalhoub, Marin Hinkle, Amy Sherman-Palladino and more in person and online.

Photos: Broadway Comes Out to Celebrate PBS' REOPENING: THE BROADWAY REVIVAL Photo Photos: Broadway Comes Out to Celebrate PBS' REOPENING: THE BROADWAY REVIVAL
by Bruce Glikas - Jan 18, 2022

Great Performances¬†‚ÄstReopening: The¬†Broadway¬†Revival¬†pulls the curtain back on some of¬†Broadway‚Äôs most popular shows, revealing how the New York theater industry undertook the monumental process of turning the lights back on after its longest hiatus in history due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

BWW Exclusive: Watch WAITRESS, ALADDIN & TINA Prepare to Reopen in New PBS Documentar Photo BWW Exclusive: Watch WAITRESS, ALADDIN & TINA Prepare to Reopen in New PBS Documentary Clip
by Michael Major - Jan 17, 2022

Check out an exclusive clip of the Broadway casts of Aladdin, Waitress, and Tina: the Tina Turner Musical returning to rehearsals after the shutdown, including interviews with Michael James Scott, Sara Bareilles, and Adrienne Warren. The documentary will also feature interviews with Lea Salonga, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Kristin Chenoweth, and more.

See Kelli O'Hara, Brian Cox, Jon Stewart and More at 92Y in January Photo See Kelli O'Hara, Brian Cox, Jon Stewart and More at 92Y in January
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 12, 2022

Film, Theater and TV talks at 92Y in January will feature Kelli O'Hara, Brian Cox, Jon Stewart, the cast of Belfast and more! 

Nathan Lane, Donna Murphy & Mandy Patinkin to Talk Sondheim on This Weekend's ON STAG Photo Nathan Lane, Donna Murphy & Mandy Patinkin to Talk Sondheim on This Weekend's ON STAGE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 7, 2022

The late¬†Stephen Sondheim¬†is the focus of this weekend‚Äôs episode of Spectrum News NY1‚Äôs¬†‚ÄúOn Stage.‚Ä̬†Host¬†Frank DiLella¬†previews¬†the¬†acclaimed¬†new Broadway revival of Sondheim's 'Company' with star¬†Katrina Lenk¬†and director¬†Marianne Elliott.

Photos: Daniel Reichard Brings A Merry LET'S CHRISTMAS To Birdland! Photo Photos: Daniel Reichard Brings A Merry LET'S CHRISTMAS To Birdland!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 22, 2021

The crowd was treated to seventy minutes of beloved holiday standards, bawdy parodies, signature story-telling, and high-energy Fosse choreography that have all come to mean ‚ÄúLet‚Äôs Christmas!‚ÄĚ

Photos: On the Red Carpet for COMPANY's Opening Night! Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for COMPANY's Opening Night!
by Bruce Glikas - Dec 10, 2021

In comes Company! Just last night, the much anticipated revival of Company, starring Tony winner Katrina Lenk and two-time Tony winner Patti LuPone, opened on Broadway at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and you can check out photos from the star-studded red carpet!

New PBS GREAT PERFORMANCES Documentary Goes Backstage Broadway's Comeback Photo New PBS GREAT PERFORMANCES Documentary Goes Backstage Broadway's Comeback
by Michael Major - Dec 2, 2021

'Great Performances ‚Äď Reopening: The Broadway Revival' is hosted by NY1's Frank DiLella. Kristin Chenoweth, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lea Salonga, Sara Bareilles and more are featured in the new documentary with and with exclusive footage from Aladdin, Wicked, Jagged Little Pill, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, Phantom of the Opera, and Waitress.

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