• Broadway Newcomer ‘Boys In The Band' Was A Revival, Tony Committee Decides

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    Joe Mantello's recent Broadway staging of Mart Crowley's The Boys in the Band will be eligible for a 2019 Tony Award - no surprise there - but theater trivia buffs might quibble with the category: Best Revival of a Play.
    Although the gay groundbreaker has been staged many times since its Off Broadway debut in 1968, The Boys in the Band had never made its way to Broadway until Mantello's star-packed production last April. So revival, or new play?
    Revival, says the Tony Awar...
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