Final Tony Award Eligibility Rulings Have Been Announced!

first_img Andy Karl will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical category for his performance in Rocky. LaTanya Richardson Jackson will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play category for her performance in A Raisin in the Sun. Check out the decisions below. View Comments Santino Fontana and Tony Shalhoub will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play category for their respective performances in Act One. Hedwig and the Angry Inch will be considered eligible in the Best Revival of a Musical category. The Roundabout revival of its 1998 production of Cabaret is eligible as Best Revival of a Musical, however the creative team is ineligible. Alan Cumming, who won a Tony for the role in 1998, is ineligible. The rest of the cast is eligible. Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill will be considered eligible in the Best Revival of a Play category. The Cripple of Inishmaan will be considered eligible in the Best Revival of a Play category. Violet will be considered eligible in the Best Revival of a Musical category.center_img Ramin Karimloo and Will Swenson will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical category for their respective performances in Les Misérables. Tyne Daly and Frederick Weller will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actress/Actor in a Leading Role in a Play categories for their respective performances in Mothers and Sons. Colin Donnell, Alexander Gemignani and Joshua Henry will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical category for their respective performances in Violet. The 2014 Tony Awards are just weeks away! The nominations will be announced by Jonathan Groff and Lucy Liu on April 29 at the Paramount Hotel’s Diamond Horseshoe and the winners announced in a live telecast on June 8 on CBS, hosted by Hugh Jackman. Let the countdown begin! The Tony Awards Administration committee has met for the fourth and final time this 2013-14 season and made eligibility rulings on 18 productions, including: All the Way, Rocky, Aladdin, Les Miserables, Mothers and Sons, If/Then, A Raisin in the Sun, The Realistic Joneses, Bullets Over Broadway, Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, Of Mice and Men, Act One, The Cripple of Inishmaan, Violet, The Velocity of Autumn, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Casa Valentina and Cabaret. All other decisions were consistent with the shows’ opening night credits. The committee previously discussed eligibility for 22 productions this season. Zach Braff will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical category for his performance in Bullets Over Broadway. Adam Jacobs and Courtney Reed will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor/Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical categories for their respective performances in Aladdin.last_img read more

Broome County Sheriff releases photos of Speedway robbery suspect

first_img4:10 P.M. UPDATE: The sheriff’s office says no injuries were reported in the incident. 9:44 A.M. UPDATE: PHOTO CREDIT: Broome County Sheriff’s Office Dispatchers say New York State Police and the Broome County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene, and that the Sheriff’s office is leading the case. This is a developing story. Stay with 12 News for further updates. TOWN OF UNION (WBNG) — The Broome County Sheriff’s Office says the suspect involved in an attempted robbery at Speedway in the town of Union fled the scene. No other arrests have been made, they say. TOWN OF UNION (WBNG) — The Broome County Sheriff’s Office has released the following photos of the suspect from a robbery that occurred at Speedway Friday morning. —– Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact detectives at 607-778-2334. The sheriff’s office describes the suspect to be a white male and five feet eight inches or five feet nine inches tall. They say he is wearing black pants, black shoes and a black hoodie with white stripes on each sleeves. —– This is a developing story, stay with 12 News for updates. They say deputies were dispatched to the scene at 2:18 a.m. Dispatch says the person who attempted the robbery threatened another person with a knife. PHOTO CREDIT: Broome County Sheriff’s Office TOWN OF UNION (WBNG)- According to Broome County Dispatch, a person attempted to rob the Speedway in West Corners early Friday morning.last_img read more

DEFY gymnasts qualify for Regionals

first_img Part 1: Invisible, incapacitating concussions are sidelining high school athletes – July 19, 2016 Taylor VorthermsSports Editor at The Ellsworth AmericanTaylor Vortherms covers sports in Hancock County. The St. Louis, Missouri native recently graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism and joined The Ellsworth American in 2013. Latest Posts EHS names new boys’ soccer coach – July 13, 2016 Latest posts by Taylor Vortherms (see all)center_img ELLSWORTH — The Down East Family YMCA gymnastics team took to the mats at Springers Gymnastics Center on Sunday for the final home competition of the season.Eighteen of the 26 DEFY gymnasts who competed in a dual meet with the Old Town and Orono YMCAs qualified for the YMCA Regional Championships, which will take place in Amherst, Mass., in May.“We had an incredible meet,” said DEFY coach Doug Springer. “We keep seeing the girls getting better and better, which of course, is what you want to see as the season goes on.”Six DEFY gymnasts placed first all-around: Aliyah Washburn and Molly Jennings at Level 3; Lily James at Level 4; Syra Gutow at Level 5; Gilly Rice at Level 7; and Mary Lou Ross at Excel Platinum.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder text“We really try to have the girls peak at the state meet, and we’re right on track,” Springer said. “This meet with Old Town was great because Old Town has such a strong program. It was good to have the girls see some of their toughest competition.”Twenty-four DEFY gymnasts won individual events: Aliyah Washburn, first on uneven bars, balance beam and floor exercise; Kaela Springer and Violet Davis, first on vault; Molly Jennings, first on vault, uneven bars, balance beam and floor exercise; Lily James, first on vault and balance beam; Ellie Kane and Elena Springer, first on vault; Megynn Lord, first on balance beam; Riley Crowley, first on uneven bars; Syra Gutow, first on vault, uneven bars and balance beam; Grace Morey, first on floor exercise; Paige Butler, first on uneven bars; Rachel Whitmore, first on vault; Jialan Deal, first on balance beam; and Mary Lou Ross, first on balance beam and floor exercise.“Coming off the mini-state meet we had two weeks ago, this was an even better reminder that we still have work to do,” Springer said. “It was great to see our girls focus on those problem areas we’ve addressed in the gym.”Down East Family YMCA gymnast Syra Gutow hits 180 degrees on her switch-leap at Sunday’s dual-meet with Old Town and Orono at Springers Gymnastics Center in Ellsworth. Gutow won her Level 5 age group. PHOTO BY TAYLOR VORTHERMSMeet Results:Level 3: ages 8-9Aliyah Washburn – 2nd VT, 1st UB, 1st BB, 1st FX, 1st AAKaela Springer – 1st VT, 2nd UB, 3rd BB, 2nd FX, 2nd AAViolet Davis – 1st VT, 2nd BB, 3rd, FX, 3rd AAEliza Levin – 3rd UB, 4th AALevel 3: ages 10-12Molly Jennings – 1st on VT, UB, BB, FX, and AANina Rozeff – 2nd VT, 4th AAJolie Deal – 3rd BB, 5th AAKasey Jordan – 6th AALevel 4: ages 8-9Lily James – 1st VT, 3rd UB, 1st BB, 3rd FX, 1st AAGenevieve Muise – 3rd VT, 2nd FX, 4th AAMercedes Ulichny – 2nd BB, 5th AAKiera Springer – 9th AA Level 4: ages 10-12Ellie Kane – 1st VT, 3rd UB, 3rd BB, 2nd AAMegynn Lord – 3rd VT, 1st BB, 3rd FX, 3rd AAElena Springer – 1st VT, 2nd UB, 3rd FX, 3rd AA Level 5: ages 8-10Riley Crowley – 3rd VT, 1st UB, 2nd BB, 3rd FX, 3rd AA Level 5: ages 11+Syra Gutow – 1st VT, UB, BB, 2nd Fx, 1st AAKajsa Brown-Morison – 3rd, VT, 3rd UB, 3rd BB, 3rd FX, 3rd AA Level 7Gilly Rice – 1st VT, UB, BB, FX, AAExcel SilverGrace Morey – 2nd VT, 3rd BB, 1st FX, 2nd AAPaige Butler – 3rd VT, 1st UB, 3rd BB, 3rd AARachel Whitmore – 1st VT, 3rd FX, 4th AABrooke Davis – 2nd BB, 6th AAExcel GoldJialan Deal- 2nd VT, 2nd UB, 1st BB, 2nd FX, 2nd AADezirae Zaman – 3rd VT, 3rd UB, 3rd BB, 3rd FX, 3rd AAExcel PlatinumMary Lou Ross – 3rd VT, 3rd UB, 1st BB, 1st FX, 1st AA Part 2: When the injury is inside your head, some “don’t get it” – July 26, 2016 Biolast_img read more