June 24, 2019

‘Once’ leads Tony Award nominations with 11 nods

In this theater image released by Boneau/Bryan-Brown, Steve Kazee, left, and Cristin Milioti are shown in a scene from “Once,” in New York. The production was nominated for a Tony Award for best musical, Tuesday, May 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Boneau/Bryan-Brown, Joan Marcus) NEW YORK (AP) — The low-tech musical “Once,” based on the love story […]

Tony Blankley, R.I.P.

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Aaron Goldstein on 1.8.12 @ 9:21PM I am saddened to hear of the passing of Tony Blankley. He died last night at the age of 63 after battling stomach cancer. The British born Blankley was best known for Ronald Reagan both in Sacramento and in the White […]

Tony Bennett: “We Caused” 9/11

Print Email Text Size AmSpecBlog By Aaron Goldstein on 9.20.11 @ 9:32PM Yesterday, while promoting his new album Duets II on Howard Stern’s radio show, singing legend Tony Bennett claimed “we caused” the attacks of September 11, 2001. To be precise, he said, “They flew the plane in, but we caused it.” When Stern asked […]