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Bio:
Tilders√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘ career has spanned some 25 years in which he has designed and built creatures and contraptions, models and special effects for the film and theatrical industries. His work can be seen in US feature films such as Peter Pan, Ghostrider, The Chronicles of Narnia and Star Wars - The ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Tilders√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘ career has spanned some 25 years in which he has designed and built creatures and contraptions, models and special effects for the film and theatrical industries. His work can be seen in US feature films such as Peter Pan, Ghostrider, The Chronicles of Narnia and Star Wars - The ... (read complete bio)
BWW Flashback: KING KONG Takes Final Broadway Bow Photo BWW Flashback: KING KONG Takes Final Broadway Bow
by Paul Smith - Aug 18, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, King Kong will play its final performance today, August 18, 2019 following 324 performances and 29 previews at the Broadway Theatre. Before he climbs the Empire State Building for the final time, take a look at the Broadway journey of King Kong.

Broadway Says Goodbye- BE MORE CHILL, THE PROM, THE CHER SHOW & More Prepare for Fina Photo Broadway Says Goodbye- BE MORE CHILL, THE PROM, THE CHER SHOW & More Prepare for Final Bows
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 10, 2019

Since the beginning of summer 2019, Broadway has bid farewell to a whopping eleven productions. Some were pre-scheduled. limited runs; others long-running favorites; all equally missed. Before the end of August, six more will take their final bows.

Photo Coverage: KING KONG Celebrates 300th Performance on Broadway Photo Photo Coverage: KING KONG Celebrates 300th Performance on Broadway
by Jennifer Broski - Aug 1, 2019

The award-winning new musical King Kong played its 300th performance on Broadway on Wednesday, July 31 at the matinee. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out the photos below!

Breaking: KING KONG Will Close on Broadway This Summer Photo Breaking: KING KONG Will Close on Broadway This Summer
by Alan Henry - Jun 25, 2019

The award-winning new musical King Kong will play its final Broadway performance on August 18, 2019 following 324 performances and 29 previews at the Broadway Theatre.

KING KONG To Take Over Shanghai In Asian Premiere Production Photo KING KONG To Take Over Shanghai In Asian Premiere Production
by Julie Musbach - Jun 17, 2019

King Kong is taking the show to new heights with an upcoming run in Shanghai opening in 2021.

2019 TONY AWARDS: Full Winners List for the 73rd Annual Tony Awards Photo 2019 TONY AWARDS: Full Winners List for the 73rd Annual Tony Awards
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 9, 2019

This is the moment! The American Theatre Wing's 73rd Annual Tony Awards, hosted by James Corden, air live from Radio City Music Hall on the CBS Television Network tonight, honoring theatre professionals for distinguished achievement on Broadway.

2019 TONY AWARDS: BroadwayWorld's Complete Guide to Tonys Coverage Photo 2019 TONY AWARDS: BroadwayWorld's Complete Guide to Tonys Coverage
by BWW Special - Jun 9, 2019

The 73rd Annual Tony Awards will air on CBS Sunday, June 9th at 8pm and as usual, BroadwayWorld will be your one-stop shop for all things Tonys on Tonys Day, Night and Beyond!

2019 TONY AWARDS: A Complete Guide to Tonys Coverage Photo 2019 TONY AWARDS: A Complete Guide to Tonys Coverage
by BWW Special - Jun 9, 2019

One day more! The 73rd Annual Tony Awards will air on CBS tomorrow (tomorrow, we love ya tomorrow!), June 9 at 8pm and as usual, BroadwayWorld will be your one-stop shop for all things Tonys on Tonys Day, Night and Beyond!

Photo Coverage: The 2019 Tony Nominees Strut the Red Carpet to Celebrate the Tony Hon Photo Photo Coverage: The 2019 Tony Nominees Strut the Red Carpet to Celebrate the Tony Honorees!
by Monroe George - Jun 4, 2019

Broadway's biggest night is just around the bend! Before we officially celebrate the Tony Awards, the nominees gathered last night to salute the 2019 Tony Honorees, which this year include: Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre: Rosemary Harris, Terrence McNally, Harold Wheeler; Special Tony Awards: Marin Mazzie, Sonny Tilders and Creature Technology Company, Jason Michael Webb; Regional Theatre Tony Award: TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Palo Alto, CA; Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award: Judith Light; Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre: Broadway Inspirational Voices - Michael McElroy, Peter Entin, FDNY Engine 54, Ladder 4, Battalion 9, Joseph Blakely Forbes.

HADESTOWN, TOOTSIE, THE PROM, and More Win 2019 Drama Desk Awards - Full List! Photo HADESTOWN, TOOTSIE, THE PROM, and More Win 2019 Drama Desk Awards - Full List!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 2, 2019

In the past few weeks, we've watched the nominations roll in. Today the final crop of nominees have been revealed, all leading to next week's ultimate announcement- the 2019 Tony nominations.

Tonys Talk: Jason Danieley Tributes His Late Wife and 2019 Tony Honoree, Marin Mazzie Photo Tonys Talk: Jason Danieley Tributes His Late Wife and 2019 Tony Honoree, Marin Mazzie
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 30, 2019

On June 9, as the greatest artists of the 2019 Broadway season are saluted for their outstanding work, the Tony Awards will also recognize the late, great Marin Mazzie for a lifetime of outstanding work. As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Mazzie, who passed away in September, will be honored for her advocacy and leadership within the theatre community as a brave and dedicated voice for women's health issues and organizations such as the Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation.

HADESTOWN Tops the Outer Critics Circle Winners - Full List Announced! Photo HADESTOWN Tops the Outer Critics Circle Winners - Full List Announced!
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2019

The Outer Critics Circle Award winners have been announced! The big winner this year is Hadestown, taking home 6 awards, including Outstanding New Broadway Musical, Outstanding New Score, and Amber Gray for Outstanding Featured Actress!

Photo Coverage: Brandon Victor Dixon and Bebe Neuwirth Announce the 2019 Tony Award N Photo Photo Coverage: Brandon Victor Dixon and Bebe Neuwirth Announce the 2019 Tony Award Nominations
by Walter McBride - Apr 30, 2019

This year's Tony Awards nominations were announced this morning by Bebe Neuwirth and Brandon Victor Dixon.

2019 Tony Awards Nominees - Complete List! HADESTOWN Leads with 14 Nominations Photo 2019 Tony Awards Nominees - Complete List! HADESTOWN Leads with 14 Nominations
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 30, 2019

This year's TONY AWARDS nominations have just been announced by Bebe Neuwirth and Brandon Victor Dixon and here they are, celebrating the best of the 2018-19 theatre season (and what a season it's been!) The 2019 TONY AWARDS will be broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, on Sunday, June 9th on CBS. Our official Tony coverage kicks off - NOW!

Wake Up With BWW 4/30: Tony Award Nominations, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 4/30: Tony Award Nominations, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 30, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Happy Tony Nominations Day!

Marin Mazzie, Jason Michael Webb, and Sonny Tilders and Creature Technology Co, to Re Photo Marin Mazzie, Jason Michael Webb, and Sonny Tilders and Creature Technology Co, to Receive Special Tony Awards
by Julie Musbach - Apr 29, 2019

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that Sonny Tilders and Creature Technology Company the creators of the character/puppet 'Kong' for King Kong; musical director and arranger Jason Michael Webb and the late actress and advocate Marin Mazzie; will be each be presented with a Special Tony Award for their outstanding contributions to the theatre and community.

Breaking: OKLAHOMA!, TOOTSIE & More Earn Drama Desk Awards Nominations- The Full List Photo Breaking: OKLAHOMA!, TOOTSIE & More Earn Drama Desk Awards Nominations- The Full List!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 25, 2019

In the past few weeks, we've watched the nominations roll in. Today the final crop of nominees have been revealed, all leading to next week's ultimate announcement- the 2019 Tony nominations.

Breaking: HADESTOWN, TOOTSIE & More Earn 2019 Outer Critics Circle Nominations! Photo Breaking: HADESTOWN, TOOTSIE & More Earn 2019 Outer Critics Circle Nominations!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 23, 2019

The Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers covering New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers, national publications and other media beyond Broadway, welcomes 'Tootsie' star Julie Halston along with 'Torch Song' sensation Michael Urie to announce the nominees for the 2018-19 season today, April 23rd. Click here to watch live!

KING KONG Releases Tickets Through January 12 Photo KING KONG Releases Tickets Through January 12
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2019

A new block of tickets has been released for Broadway's King Kong. Now on sale through January 12, 2020, King Kong is playing at the Broadway Theatre where it opened on Thursday, November 8 (previews began October 5, 2018).

When Are the 2019 Broadway Awards? Theatre Awards Calendar for the Tonys, Drama Desks Photo When Are the 2019 Broadway Awards? Theatre Awards Calendar for the Tonys, Drama Desks & More!
by BWW Special - Apr 12, 2019

The 2019 theatre awards season is quickly approaching, and keeping track of all of the important dates for the many ceremonies and their corresponding nomination announcements is no easy feat. Stay up to date on all the need-to-know facts with BroadwayWorld's Awards Season Calendar below!

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