Alicia Keys, Audra McDonald, Harry Belafonte and Angela Bassett were among those who celebrated Dee’s life at the Riverside Church in Manhattan.
A memorial for actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee will feature music by Alicia Keys and Audra McDonald, reflections by former Mayor David Dinkins and Sonia Sanchez, and a eulogy by Harry Belafonte.
The lethal romp “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” got a lot of love at Sunday night’s Tony Awards, nabbing the best new musical trophy on a night that also saw Audra McDonald make Broadway history, Bryan Cranston win as a rookie and four-time host Neil Patrick Harris get his own award.
This year’s list of Tony nominees include big name TV stars taking on very different roles and stage veterans taking on new challenges. CBS 2’s Dana Tyler sat down with some of this year’s Tony nominees ahead of the big night.
Hollywood and Broadway’s brightest stars will take center stage at “The 68th Annual Tony Awards.”
There are so many returning favorites to the Broadway stage in 2014, and many of them have been nominated for their third, fourth or even sixth Tony Award. Here is a quick look at some of the best returning stars to Broadway this year.
The countdown to the Tony Awards has begun.
Tony-winning actor Alan Cumming, “Project Runway” host Heidi Klum and Oscar-nominated director Spike Lee were among the honorees Monday night at the city’s eighth annual “Made in NY” Awards.