Backstage chats with Patricia Watts, the executive producer for the annual Fred and Adele Astaire Awards, designed to recognize outstanding dance performances on Broadway, about why this season was so special and the Awards’ future plans.
“Bombshell,” the musical from the TV show “Smash” is coming to Broadway with the town’s best and brightest waiting in the wings.
Every year there is a Tony Awards telecast performance that becomes iconic. We asked five of this year’s nominees for their personal favorites.
For Clyde Alves, Jay Armstrong Johnson, and Tony Yazbeck, the John Rando-helmed revival of the beloved 1944 musical is a “bunch of joy.”
Choreographer Joshua Bergasse said that “Bombshell,” the Marilyn Monroe musical featured as the show-within-the-show on NBC’s “Smash,” will not be adapted for the stage any time soon.