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Larry Kramer's 1985 AIDS drama makes its Broadway premiere.

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iBroadway! Teen Queen Miranda Cosgrove Joins Jim Parsons Backstage at The Normal Heart

iBroadway! Teen Queen Miranda Cosgrove Joins Jim Parsons Backstage at The Normal Heart

Miranda Cosgrove, star of hit Nickelodeon show iCarly, recently set aside her title character’s signature webcam and headed to the Great White Way! On June 25 the starlet stopped by the Golden Theatre to see The Normal Heart and check out a future co-star’s Broadway debut. Jim Parsons, who stars on CBS’ smash The Big Bang Theory and ...

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What’s Up, Jim Parsons? The Normal Heart Star Talks Big Bang Theory, Kissing Blossom and Loving Barkin

What’s Up, Jim Parsons? The Normal Heart Star Talks Big Bang Theory, Kissing Blossom and Loving Barkin

Come fall, ask actor Jim Parsons what he did on his summer vacation and he’ll have a better answer than most: He made his Broadway debut. Parsons has won both Emmy and Golden Globe Awards playing uber-nerd and theoretical physicist Sheldon Cooper on the hit CBS comedy The Big Bang Theory, but he isn’t spending summer rerun season ...

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Cheers & Tears! Backstage at the Tonys with Normal Heart Winners Ellen Barkin and John Benjamin Hickey

Cheers & Tears! Backstage at the Tonys with Normal Heart Winners Ellen Barkin and John Benjamin Hickey

Shortly after delivering their emotional acceptance speeches on the stage of the Beacon Theatre, this year’s Tony winners headed backstage, awards in tow, to chat with members of the press. Broadway.com Editor-in-Chief Paul Wontorek was delighted to share the moment with these fortunate few, including two winners from Best Revival The Normal Heart, Best Featured Actor and Actress ...

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Two for Two for The Normal Heart: John Benjamin Hickey Wins Best Featured Actor

Two for Two for The Normal Heart: John Benjamin Hickey Wins Best Featured Actor

Broadway vet John Benjamin Hickey joined Ellen Barkin as a Tony winner for his featured performance in The Normal Heart. Hickey plays Felix Turner, whose battle with AIDS is the central emotional event in Larry Kramer’s play.

In his acceptance speech, Hickey echoed Barkin, calling The Normal Heart “the proudest moment in my career. We love supporting the mighty ...

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'Grateful and Humbled' Ellen Barkin Wins Best Featured Actress Tony for The Normal Heart

'Grateful and Humbled' Ellen Barkin Wins Best Featured Actress Tony for The Normal Heart

Ellen Barkin became the first actor to win a 2011 Tony Award, taking home the Best Featured Actress in a Play trophy for her Broadway debut performance as Dr. Emma Brookner in the current revival of Larry Kramer’s The Normal Heart.

Calling her win “the proudest moment in my career,” the movie star-turned-theater actress said, “I am so grateful ...

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Normal Heart Tony Noms Mantello, Hickey and Barkin Tickled by Sardi’s Honor

Normal Heart Tony Noms Mantello, Hickey and Barkin Tickled by Sardi’s Honor
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They’ve brought a landmark play to Broadway, earned Tony nominations for their efforts, and now The Normal Heart stars Joe Mantello, John Benjamin Hickey and Ellen Barkin received a milestone from Broadway landmark Sardi’s: the unveiling of their caricatures! These three acting powerhouses were surrounded by their friends and supporters as they posed with their portraits, which will ...

Tony Nominee Chat: The Normal Heart’s Joe Mantello on Being up Against 'Real Actors' Like Al Pacino

Tony Nominee Chat: The Normal Heart’s Joe Mantello on Being up Against 'Real Actors' Like Al Pacino

It’s a time-honored Broadway tradition: the day after the Tony nominations are announced, the lucky nominees get gussied up to meet the press. Broadway.com Editor-in-Chief Paul Wontorek caught up with Joe Mantello, a Tony-winning director who is now nominated for Best Actor for his role in Larry Kramer’s The Normal Heart. Mantello chatted about the pitfalls of ...

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Tony Nominee Ellen Barkin on Getting Tips from Her Ex and How The Normal Heart Drives Her to Drink

Tony Nominee Ellen Barkin on Getting Tips from Her Ex and How The Normal Heart Drives Her to Drink

Since landing her breakout role in Barry Levinson’s 1982 film Diner, Ellen Barkin has been holding her own against acting titans like Al Pacino (Sea of Love), Robert de Niro (This Boy’s Life) and Robert Duvall (Tender Mercies), to name just a few, for the last 29 years. Now at 57, the New York native—born in the ...

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Charades Challenge! Jimmy Fallon Takes on The Normal Heart Tony Nominee Ellen Barkin

Charades Challenge! Jimmy Fallon Takes on The Normal Heart Tony Nominee Ellen Barkin

Hot on the heels of her Normal Heart co-star Jim Parsons’ appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Tony nominee Ellen Barkin stopped by the talk show to chat with her old pal Fallon about her experience in the revival of Larry Kramer's 1985 play, but that's not nearly all. Click on to see Barkin go head to ...

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The Normal Heart’s Jim Parsons Plays Pictionary With Jimmy Fallon

The Normal Heart’s Jim Parsons Plays Pictionary With Jimmy Fallon

Late Night host Jimmy Fallon recently stopped by the Golden Theatre to see the Broadway revival of The Normal Heart, and the show's Jim Parsons returned the favor by stopping in to appear on Fallon’s show. Parsons chatted about his Broadway debut experience before the host talked him into playing a rousing game of Pictionary with some lucky ...

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