By DAVID ARMSTRONG, Executive Producer and Artistic Director
As always, there are many connections this season between the shows and artists that are nominated for Tony Awards and The 5th Avenue Theatre.
Topping the list, of course, is Best Musical nominee Come From Away. We are so proud to have co-produced with Seattle Rep the developmental lab production of this show as part of our New Works Program — and there are many, many other 5th Avenue connections as well: The show’s Music Supervisor is our own Resident Music Director Ian Eisendrath, ably assisted by Chris Ranney, who is a regular at The 5th. Several long-time 5th Avenue favorites are featured in the cast including Kendra Kassebaum, Rodney Hicks, and Chad Kimball. Continue reading “The 2017 Tony Award Nominations and The 5th!”