Actress Helen Mirren won her first Tony on Sunday for her role as Queen Elizabeth II in "The Audience."
Stage veterans Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming host the top awards in theater.
In the play Max Understood at San Francisco's Cowell Theater, the guesswork of the parents in the play and their increasingly desperate attempts to understand what is going on in the mind of their son, is at the heart of the story.
The writer and actor's play is breaking Broadway ticket sales records before even opening.
Douglas Turner Ward's Negro Ensemble Company mentored Denzel Washington and Samuel L. Jackson, and helped create black activist theater
Mike Nichols, a nine-time Tony Award winner on Broadway and the Oscar-winning director of films such as "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf," "The Graduate" and "Carnal Knowledge," died on Wednesday at age 83.
'Seinfeld' creator will write and star in a dark comedy, hoping to become master of yet another domain