a theatre, film & pop culture review
Darko Tresnjak may be the man of the moment, but can anyone top the Hedwig helmer?
Tim Carroll directs Mark Rylance to perfection, while John Tiffany takes the term “memory play” to heart.
It’s Cuarón vs. McQueen, but can the latter’s artist aesthetic really compete with the former’s technical mastery?
Pippin vs Matilda: Who’s spectacle will win over the voters?
Are the Best Director and Best Play awards inevitably connected?
The most unpredictable award of the night: Will it be Spielberg or Lee? Does Haneke have a shot at super-spoiler?
Once again, it’s apples vs. oranges: Will Nichols’s stirring work with the classic Arthur Miller will trump Hytner’s perfectly timed pratfalls? My picks and prediction for the winner of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play.
ONCE goes head-to-head with NEWSIES. My picks and prediction for the winner of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical.