#Awards Ceremony

TV Ratings: Tony Awards Viewership on CBS Plummets to Less Than 3 Million Viewers

After almost a two-year hiatus, the Tony Awards came back, but the siren song of Broadway’s biggest and best wasn’t enough to draw a large TV audience. The 9-11 p.m. portion of the Tony Awards that aired on CBS tanked, drawing only 2.62 million viewers per Nielsen’s time-adjusted and corrected Live+Same Day fast overnights and scoring just an 0.4 rating in the key 18-49 demographic. For comparison, the 2019 awards ceremony hosted by “Late Late Show’s” James Corden scored a 0.8 rating in the key demo and fell below 6 million total viewers with just under 5.5 million tuning in —...
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Panama City native makes history, wins Tony Award for Best Play

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) — A local man was the toast of Broadway during the Tony Awards ceremony on Sunday night. 44-year old Matthew Lopez’s “The Inheritance” won the Tony Award for Best Play. Lopez was born and raised in Panama City. He was very involved in local theater before...
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Playwright Jeremy O. Harris Takes Vogue Inside the Tony Awards

Playwright Jeremy O. Harris still has a hard time registering all of his success—even though his Slave Play was nominated for best play at Sunday night’s Tony Awards. “I wrote this play to be performed in a basement for my friends,” says Harris. “My aspiration for this play was for it to live in small experimental theatres. To see this play grow to the level that I get emails from people in Tokyo about it is just mind boggling.”
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Tony Awards ceremony slumps to 2.6 million low on television

LOS ANGELES, Sept 27 (Reuters) - The television audience for Sunday's Tony Awards for theater slumped to a new low despite a star-studded cast that promoted Broadway's return after an 18-month shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. Broadcaster CBS (VIAC.O) said on Monday that just 2.6 million Americans tuned in...

Leslie Odom Jr. & Nicolette Robinson Turned Heads on the Tonys Red Carpet

Just five months after the Broadway couple welcomed their second child together, Leslie Odom Jr. and Nicolette Robinson turned heads on the red carpet at the 74th Annual Tony Awards, which took place on September 26, 2021 after a delay due to Covid-19 restrictions. Normally held in the spring, the long-awaited star-studded event did not fail to deliver, as it recognized the 2019-20 Broadway production achievements.

Joe Root ‘very grateful’ to win men’s player of the year at PCA awards

England captain Joe Root is optimistic of continuing his purple patch after being named the cinch men’s player of the year at the Professional Cricketers’ Association awards.While England have endured a modest Test summer, Root has sparkled with the bat and arguably spared his side from disarray with 661 runs in half a dozen matches at an average of 66.1, with three centuries against India.He was therefore recognised in a vote by his fellow peers, with Eve Jones becoming the first female domestic professional to claim a PCA award when she was named cinch women’s player of the year.🏆 𝙅𝙤𝙚...
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Nelly receives “I Am Hip Hop” honor

Nelly will be honored with “I Am Hip Hop” recognition at the 2021 BET Hip Hop Awards. Ten years ago, he presented the honor to LL Cool J. Grandmaster Flash, Salt ‘N’ Pepa, MC Lyte, Scarface, Lil Wayne, Lil Kim and Master P have also received the honor. “I am...
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Tony Awards ratings down as ceremony returns for first time in 2 years

The Tony Awards suffered a ratings dip Sunday as the ceremony adopted a new format. The 2021 edition of the annual event only unveiled a few of the night’s awards on CBS, which aired a two-hour special called “The Tony Awards Present: Broadway’s Back.” The rest of the ceremony streamed Sunday on Paramount+.

The Inheritance Wins Best Play At The 74th Annual Tony Awards

(CelebrityAccess) — The 74th Tony Awards, celebrating the 2019-2020 Broadway season, were held in New York on Sunday night with playwright Matthew Lopez’s “The Inheritance” taking top honors for Best Play. The awards ceremony, which was originally scheduled for June 2020, was delayed due to the coronvirus pandemic, which shut...

Emmy Awards 2021, who won and what happened. VIDEO

The series on the British royal family dominates with seven awards, but the miniseries Sky also shines, which wins three awards starting with the one for best actress. Here is the complete list. Listen:. Your browser does not support the audio element. The 73rd edition of the Emmy Awards took...

TravelPulse on Scene: Karisma's GIVC Awards

From September 27-30, TravelPulse is covering the Karisma Hotels GIVC2021 Awards which are being held for the very first time at the Nickelodeon Hotel Riviera Maya, the first property of its kind in America. Don't miss our daily live coverage on social media and here. Monday night's welcome evening aimed...