And here I thought “Mean Girls” opened last season! The 2019 Tony Award nominations were announced Tuesday morning, and instead of its usual Celebration of Theater mood, we were treated to a series of catty snubs and wrist-slaps. The shocks were in such abundance that the announcement event’s host Gayle...
“Hadestown,” singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell’s Broadway debut, earned a leading 14 Tony Award nominations Tuesday, followed by the jukebox musical “Ain’t Too Proud,” built around songs by the Temptations, which received a dozen nominations. The musical “Hadestown,” which intertwines the myths of Orpheus and Eurydice and Hades and Persephone, elbowed...
NEW YORK — The 2019 MTV Video Music Awards has a new home: New Jersey. The network announced Monday that its annual awards show will take place Aug. 26 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The VMAs are typically held in New York, though it has also taken...
LOS ANGELES — Suicides by young Americans rose by nearly a third in the month following the 2017 debut of popular Netflix television drama series “13 Reasons Why,” in which a teenage girl kills herself, a U.S. study showed on Monday. The researchers said the study had limitations and...
Tuesday night’s episode of “The Village” (8 p.m.) marks the seventh of its 10-episode order — and series creator Mike Daniels has a plan for Season 2 if NBC renews the midseason ensemble drama. “There are a bunch of things that are tied up by number 10...
James Holzhauer is one game away from breaking yet another “Jeopardy!” record. On Monday night, the 34-year-old professional gambler from Las Vegas eked out another triumph despite a slow start against rivals Adam Levin, a sports information director from Ashland, Mass., and Jasmine Leonas, a social media specialist from...
Woodstock 50 — scheduled to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the legendary music festival — has been canceled. Although the all-star lineup — featuring Jay-Z, Miley Cyrus, Dead & Company, the Raconteurs and dozens more, including acts from the original Woodstock fest — was announced in early March,...
Spoilers ahead for episode 3 of Season 8.  Arya Stark just killed the Night King on “Game of Thrones.” We predicted this plot point in the Season 8 premiere (give or take the weapon). For those who think it came out of nowhere, a girl killing Death absolutely is the...
Arya Stark emerged as the real queen of “Game of Thrones” in the Season 8, Ep. 3 Battle of Winterfell. While Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) wept openly over the loss of her poor Jorah Mormont (Iain Glen) on the battlefield, Arya scored the biggest feat of all: she killed the...
“Game of Thrones” hyped mega-long battle episode ended with a bang — but it surprisingly didn’t have as many deaths as you might have thought. Spoilers below for the third episode of Season 8, “The Long Night.” The main casualties were Theon (Alfie Allen), who charged the Night King while...