As many as seven performers may be eligible for Tony nominations in acting categories.
Ms. Swift’s “1989” topped Billboard’s album chart once again, holding off Ed Sheeran and Nicki Minaj.
Elton John, the Who and the new partnership of Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga will headline in New Orleans; Newport will include Dr. John and Arturo O’Farrill’s Latin Jazz Orchestra.
Sales softened considerably for “It’s Only a Play” after Nathan Lane was replaced by Martin Short.
Other candidates: bae, columbusing and manspreading.