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Jussie Smollett Returns to Social Media With First Post Since Alleged Attack

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Jussie Smollett has returned to social media. In his first post since leaving the platform in January after news broke of his alleged attack, the Empire actor shared a clip of Tarell Alvin McCraney’s speech at the Tony Awards. In the video, Tarrell is speaking about black queer folka as he introduces his nominated play Choir Boy at … Read more

Bruce Springsteen Stuns at the Tony Awards With Heartbreaking Performance of “My Hometown”

In a world where we seldom sit down long enough to listen to each other’s hearts, Bruce Springsteen found a way to do exactly that via a heart-stopping performance on the 72nd Annual Tony Awards on Sunday (June 10.) During the breathtaking excerpt from his Broadway concert residency, Springsteen sat down at the piano and … Read more

Lady Antebellum Grabs Tony Award Nomination for “SpongeBob Squarepants: The Musical”

Lady Antebellum nominated for Tony

Over their 10-year career, Lady Antebellum has received CMA Awards, ACM Awards and Grammy Awards, but now the country trio could add a Tony Award to their list of accomplishments. Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott and Dave Haywood have been nominated for their first-ever Tony Award, which recognizes excellence in live Broadway theater. Nominated for Best … Read more

2016 Tony Award Winners

This year’s Tony Awards were some of the most entertaining in a long time. With first-time Tony’s host James Corden leading the night with an epic tribute to theater over the years, to stellar performances from the casts of some of Broadway’s hottest musicals, to groundbreaking acceptance speeches, it was surely a night to remember. … Read more