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VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony Finale! THE BAND'S VISIT Sweeps The 2018 Ceremony!VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony Finale! THE BAND'S VISIT Sweeps The 2018 Ceremony!
by Alexa Criscitiello - June 9, 2019

For our final act of 30 Days of Tony 2019, we're flashing back to last year's big winner, the heartfelt musical, The Band's Visit, which walked off with TEN 2018 Tony Awards, including Best Musical! (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 2- KISS ME KATE Is Too Darn Hot At The 2000 TonysVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 2- KISS ME KATE Is Too Darn Hot At The 2000 Tonys
by Alexa Criscitiello - June 8, 2019

In 2000, a Broadway revival of the musical Kiss Me Kate, which is nominated again this year,  hit the Tony stage and scooped up a win for Best Revival of a Musical.  (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 3- OKLAHOMA! Brings A Hoedown To The Tonys StageVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 3- OKLAHOMA! Brings A Hoedown To The Tonys Stage
by Alexa Criscitiello - June 7, 2019

Andrea Martin, Patrick Wilson and Schuler Hensley starred in the National Theatre's acclaimed Broadway revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma, which is nominated again this year for Best Revival of a Musical! (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 4- Bryan Cranston Goes ALL THE WAY On Tony NightVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 4- Bryan Cranston Goes ALL THE WAY On Tony Night
by Alexa Criscitiello - June 6, 2019

In 2014, television's favorite meth-cooking chemistry teacher made his way to the Broadway stage in Robert Schenkkan's political drama, All The Way! (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 5- Santino Fontana Charms The Tonys With CINDERELLAVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 5- Santino Fontana Charms The Tonys With CINDERELLA
by Alexa Criscitiello - June 5, 2019

In 2013, Tootsie's Tony-nominated leading man charmed us all in the Broadway adaptation of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella, along with co-star Laura Osnes. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 6- Alex Brightman And The Kids of SCHOOL OF ROCK Rock Tony Night!VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 6- Alex Brightman And The Kids of SCHOOL OF ROCK Rock Tony Night!
by Alexa Criscitiello - June 4, 2019

In 2016, first time nominee Alex Brightman, a nominee this year for his work in Beetlejuice, invited us all to join the band with his face-melting performance in School of Rock. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 7- Kelli O'Hara Dances Away With Her First Tony For THE KING & IVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 7- Kelli O'Hara Dances Away With Her First Tony For THE KING & I
by Alexa Criscitiello - June 3, 2019

In 2015, Broadway favorite and six-time nominee Kelli O'Hara, nominated again this year for her performance in the revival of Kiss Me, Kate, took home her first win for her portrayal of Anna Leonowens in The King & I.  (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 8-  Ivo Van Hove Picks Up Two Tonys For A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGEVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 8- Ivo Van Hove Picks Up Two Tonys For A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE
by Alexa Criscitiello - June 2, 2019

Director Ivo Van Hove has become infamous in the theatre world for his dark and experimental productions. This year, he is once again nominated for his work on the news drama, Network, starring fellow nominee Bryan Cranston. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 9- BURN THIS Nabs A Tony For Joan AllenVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 9- BURN THIS Nabs A Tony For Joan Allen
by Alexa Criscitiello - June 1, 2019

In 1987, the sizzling drama earned a Best Leading Actress In A Play Tony for one of its stars, Joan Allen. Check out her acceptance speech below! (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 10- Stephanie J. Block & Brandon Uranowitz Fall In Love In FALSETTOSVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 10- Stephanie J. Block & Brandon Uranowitz Fall In Love In FALSETTOS
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 31, 2019

Today we're flashing back to 2017 with Best Leading Actress In A Musical and Best Featured Actor in a play nominees, Stephanie J. Block and Brandon Uranowitz. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 11- Beth Leavel Picks Up A Win For THE DROWSY CHAPERONEVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 11- Beth Leavel Picks Up A Win For THE DROWSY CHAPERONE
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 30, 2019

Today we're flashing back to a win for one of this year's Best Featured Actress in a Musical nominees, Beth Leavel. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 12- Rachel Chavkin's GREAT COMET Soars Over The TonysVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 12- Rachel Chavkin's GREAT COMET Soars Over The Tonys
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 29, 2019

In 2017, Best Director of a Musical nominee, Rachel Chavkin, made one heck of a Tony Awards debut with the gleaming spectacle of Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 13- Lilli Cooper & Gideon Glick Make Their Tonys Debut With SPRING AWAKENINGVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 13- Lilli Cooper & Gideon Glick Make Their Tonys Debut With SPRING AWAKENING
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 28, 2019

In 2007, the new musical Spring Awakening stormed the Tonys bringing future 2019 nominees for Best Leading Actress In A Musical and Best Featured Actor In A Play nominees, Lilly Cooper & Gideon Glick, with it! (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 14- Jeff Daniels Fills Radio City With 'The Sound Of Music'VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 14- Jeff Daniels Fills Radio City With 'The Sound Of Music'
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 27, 2019

Today's Tony memory is a mid-commercial treat from inside Radio City Music Hall, as host James Corden invites 2019 Best Leading Actor in a Play nominee, Jeff Daniels, onstage for some Tony Awards karaoke at the 2016 ceremony. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 15- Robin de Jesus Hits the Jackpot With IN THE HEIGHTSVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 15- Robin de Jesus Hits the Jackpot With IN THE HEIGHTS
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 26, 2019

In 2008, Robin de Jesus, a nominee this year for The Boys In the Band, made his Tony Awards debut with the new musical In The Heights. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 16- Warren Carlyle Brings Harlem Nightlife To Tony-Winning Life With AFTER MIDNIGHTVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 16- Warren Carlyle Brings Harlem Nightlife To Tony-Winning Life With AFTER MIDNIGHT
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 25, 2019

In 2014, Kiss Me Kate choreographer, Warren Carlyle, brought the Harlem nightlife to life with his Tony Award-winning choreography for the musical revue, After Midnight! (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 17- Casey Nicholaw Wins Best Director For THE BOOK OF MORMONVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 17- Casey Nicholaw Wins Best Director For THE BOOK OF MORMON
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 24, 2019

In 2011, Casey Nicholaw picked up a win for Best Director of a Musical for the international mega-hit, The Book of Mormon. This year, Casey is once again nominated for his directing duties on The Prom. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 18- Ali Stroker Makes Tony History With The Deaf West Revival Of SPRING AWAKENINGVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 18- Ali Stroker Makes Tony History With The Deaf West Revival Of SPRING AWAKENING
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 23, 2019

In 2016, the Broadway revival of Spring Awakening made history in more ways than one, but its most notable contribution was 2019 Best Featured Actress in a Musical nominee, Ali Stroker. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 19- MATILDA's Maggots Revolt Against Bertie CarvelVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 19- MATILDA's Maggots Revolt Against Bertie Carvel
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 22, 2019

Today we're revolting against Best Featured Actor In A Play nominee, Bertie Carvel, who made his Broadway and Tony debut in the musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's Matilda. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 20- Janet McTeer Wins The 1997 Tony For Best Leading Actress In A PlayVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 20- Janet McTeer Wins The 1997 Tony For Best Leading Actress In A Play
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 21, 2019

In 1997, Janet McTeer, a Best Leading Actress In A Play nominee this year for Bernhardt/Hamlet, picked up a win for her portrayal of Nora in A Doll's House! See her acceptance speech below! (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 21- Harvey Fierstein's TORCH SONG TRILOGY Wins The 1983 Tony Award for Best PlayVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 21- Harvey Fierstein's TORCH SONG TRILOGY Wins The 1983 Tony Award for Best Play
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 20, 2019

In 1983, a three-act groundbreaking work, Torch Song Trilogy, was one of the big winners on Tony night, picking up awards for Best Play and Best Leading Actor in a play for it's author and leading man, then-newcomer Harvey Fierstein. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony. Day 22 - David Yazbeck Cons The Tonys With DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELSVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony. Day 22 - David Yazbeck Cons The Tonys With DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 19, 2019

On Day 22, we're bringing it back to the 2005 ceremony, when David Yazbeck, a 2019 nominee for the score of Tootsie, brought the long con to Tony night with Tony Award-winner Norbert Leo Butz and the cast of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels performing 'Great Big Stuff'. See their performance below! (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 23- Adam Guettel Illuminates The Tonys With THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZAVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 23- Adam Guettel Illuminates The Tonys With THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 18, 2019

On Day 23 of 30 Days of Tony, we're taking a trip to Florence, Italy with one of this year's nominees for Best Score, Adam Guettel, who picked up his first nomination and win for the score of The Light In the Piazza. (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 24- Matthew Sklar & Chad Beguelin's THE WEDDING SINGER Rocks The TonysVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 24- Matthew Sklar & Chad Beguelin's THE WEDDING SINGER Rocks The Tonys
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 17, 2019

On Tony night 2006, Broadway flashed back to the 1980's in Ridgefield, New Jersey, when the cast of The Wedding Singer hit the stage performing a Tony-nominated song from The Prom composers, Chad Beguelin and Matthew Sklar! Check out their rockin' performance below! (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 25- Bob Martin Escorts THE DROWSY CHAPERONE To Tony NightVIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 25- Bob Martin Escorts THE DROWSY CHAPERONE To Tony Night
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 16, 2019

At the 2007 Tonys, Bob Martin, a 2019 nominee for his book for The Prom, took home the award for Best Book for the hilarious new musical The Drowsy Chaperone. (more...)

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