The Drama Book Shop Enters its 100th Anniversary YearThe Drama Book Shop Enters its 100th Anniversary Year
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2017

The historic Drama Book Shop, located just steps from the heart of Times Square, has been an important part of the theatrical community for 99 years. Now, with the arrival of 2017, the historic book shop begins its 100th Anniversary Year. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Neil Patrick Harris, Vanessa Redgrave, Judith Light & More at the 2011 Tony Cocktail PartyPhoto Coverage: Neil Patrick Harris, Vanessa Redgrave, Judith Light & More at the 2011 Tony Cocktail Party
by Monica Simoes - Jun 12, 2011

Nominations in 26 competitive categories for the American Theatre Wing's 65th Annual Antoinette Perry 'Tony' Awards were announced May 3, 2011 by Tony Award winning actor Matthew Broderick and Tony Award winning actress Anika Noni Rose, at the Tony Award Nominations Announcement sponsored by IBM. The nominees were selected by an independent committee of 22 theatre professionals appointed by the Tony Awards Administration Committee. The 2011 Tony Awards are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. Yesterday, a cocktail reception was held to honor the nominees before the big night. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the event below! (more...)

Carole Shelley Is Tony Vellela's Guest At Drama Book ShopCarole Shelley Is Tony Vellela's Guest At Drama Book Shop
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2009

The 'Character Studies Talks With...' Series Welcomes Broadway Star Carole Shelley as Tony Vellela's Guest on Thursday, February 19, 5:00 p.m., at The Drama Book Shop. Ms. Shelley will be the featured Character Studies Talks With... guest on Thursday, February 19, starting at 5:00 p.m., at The Drama Book Shop's (www.dramabookshop.com) Arthur Seelen Theatre, 250 West 40th Street, New York, NY 10018, (212) 944-0595. The interview will be followed by an audience question-and-answer session and a book signing. Ms. Shelly will sign books from a selection of the Broadway productions she has starred in. (more...)

Carole Shelley Is Tony Vellela's Guest At Drama Book ShopCarole Shelley Is Tony Vellela's Guest At Drama Book Shop
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2009

The 'Character Studies Talks With...' Series Welcomes Broadway Star Carole Shelley as Tony Vellela's Guest on Thursday, February 19, 5:00 p.m., at The Drama Book Shop. Ms. Shelley will be the featured Character Studies Talks With... guest on Thursday, February 19, starting at 5:00 p.m., at The Drama Book Shop's (www.dramabookshop.com) Arthur Seelen Theatre, 250 West 40th Street, New York, NY 10018, (212) 944-0595. The interview will be followed by an audience question-and-answer session and a book signing. Ms. Shelly will sign books from a selection of the Broadway productions she has starred in. (more...)

Tammy Grimes & Marian Seldes Join Author David Sheward to Discuss George C. Scott Feb. 3Tammy Grimes & Marian Seldes Join Author David Sheward to Discuss George C. Scott Feb. 3
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2009

George C. Scott created some of the 20th century's most memorable performances on stage and screen-the cunning prosecutor in Anatomy of a Murder, the manipulative gambler in The Hustler, the buffoonishly warmongering chief of staff in Dr. Strangelove, and, of course, the brilliant and rebellious Patton. He also played Willy Loman, Richard III, Mussolini, Scrooge, Fagin, and countless others. But his offstage life was as filled with drama and controversy as any of the lives he portrayed with such intensity. He refused the Oscar for Patton, battled with TV networks to include realistic elements in his series 'East Side/West Side,' invested (and lost) his own money on Broadway and in the scandalous film The Savage Is Loose, married five times (twice to Colleen Dewhurst) and had a tempestuous affair with Ava Gardner, traveled to Vietnam at the height of the war to write an article for Esquire, and weathered a damaging sexual harassment suit. (more...)