Billy Elliot the Musical

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2013

    The Tony Awards Will Bring A Battle Of Little Kids

    Quvenzhane Wallis set a whole new tone for the Oscar Best Actress race; she was the youngest nominee ever in that category, at a mere nine years old! But she didn't have to fight it out with other kids--just a few grown women and one really old (fabulous) lady. Well, that was then. The Tony award ... More >>

  • Film

    December 21, 2011

    Spielberg and Fincher: Taming Creatures

    WWI gets Spielberg’d; Fincher’s new girl in town

  • Theater

    September 1, 2010

    Fall Guide: The Tricycle Theatre Invades With Its Epic History of Afghanistan

    The Public Theater presents director Nicholas Kent's production of The Great Game

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2010

    Fela! Is Moving To London, But Not Ending On Broadway

    ​Splendid but initially disquieting news this morning: The Broadway production of Fela! (way more info about that here) is moving to the National Theater in London later this year, in an only slightly stripped-down production that'll feature the same alternating titular stars as in the Broadwa ... More >>

  • Music

    November 17, 2009

    West Africa Story: Fela! on Broadway

    A fantastic new musical will soon find out just how fantastic it has to be to survive

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2009

    Tony Award Nominees Announced

    The Tony Award nominees have just been announced. The best musical nominees are Billy Elliot, Next to Normal, Rock of Ages, and Shrek the Musical. (Rock of Ages being a jukebox musical, its place in the Best Score category was taken by 9 to 5; [title of show] replaced it in the Best Book list.) Best ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2008

    I Met Elton's Husband at a Gay Bar!

    Remember when, while talking to a pretty blonde woman at Beatrice Inn, I asked her name and it turned out to be Kirsten--as in Dunst! Well, though I usually have spot-on celebrity radar, my old head injury does sometimes flare up and I become totally flummoxed by bold-face names making live appariti ... More >>

  • Theater

    August 30, 2005

    Boys Don't Dance

    Billy Elliot rocks the West End with its gripping storyline

  • Columns

    May 31, 2005
  • Columns

    January 16, 2001