Sunday, 11 May 2014's Audience Choice Awards and Tony Awards Updates

 Last week asked people for their nominations for their Audience Choice Awards, now the nomination votes have been counted and the final nominees have been announced and once again Aladdin is well represented with 7 nominations!

Favorite New Musical - Aladdin
Favorite Featured Actor in a Musical - Jonathan Freeman
Favorite Featured Actor in a Musical - James Monroe Iglehart
Favorite Diva Performance - James Monroe Iglehart
Favorite Funny Performance - James Monroe Iglehart
Favorite Breakthrough Performance (Female) - Courtney Reed
Favorite New Song - A Million Miles Away

You can cast your vote here!  I just want to say a massive congratulations to Jonathan, James, Courtney, Alan Menken and Chad Beguelin and everyone in Aladdin for their nominations!

And whilst we're on the subject of, make sure you head on over to take part in their weekend poll to vote for Aladdin and Jasmine as Prom King and Queen of Broadway!

BroadwayWorld caught up with James Monroe Iglehart shortly after his Tony Award nomination was announced.  You can see what he had to say here!  The Broadway League also caught up with him to talk about his nomination;

And you can see JMI, along with other nominees in this short video from American Theatre Wing talking about "Why Theatre?"

And finally a few vacation alerts!  Courtney Reed has posted on Twitter that she will be away from June 29th-July 6th and Brandon O'Neill has posted on his official Facebook page that he will be away from 23-29th June and 30-31st August.

1 comment:

  1. This is wonderful news that Jonathan Freeman and Courtney Reed got Audience Choice nominations! And it's great that Aladdin has won so many nominations! Thank you for announcing this great news!