The 2022 Billboard Music Awards Winners Are…

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Last night, the winners of the 2022 Billboard Music Awards were announced and while we didn’t watch the broadcast we still cull together the list of the winners for our audience to examine. As is my usual practice, the nominations are left in the rundown so you can see who beat out who for the honor. Let’s take a look.

Top Artist:
WINNER – Drake
Doja Cat
Olivia Rodrigo
Taylor Swift
The Weeknd

Top New Artist:
WINNER – Olivia Rodrigo
Giveon
The Kid Laroi
Masked Wolf
Pooh Shiesty
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Presenting The 75th Annual Tony Awards Nominations

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The 75th Annual Tony Awards nominations were revealed by Joshua Henry and Adrienne Warren. Henry is most famously known for being the first to play Aaron Burr in “Hamilton” on the US Tour while Ms. Warren is known for being the legendary Tina Turner from “Tina – The Tina Turner Musical”. We also fondly remember her from being a part of the company of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Here now are your nominations.

** The Design Categories **

Best Scenic Design Of A Play:
Beowulf Boritt, POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive
Michael Carnahan and Nicholas Hussong, Skeleton Crew
Es Devlin, The Lehman Trilogy
Anna Fleischle, Hangmen
Scott Pask, American Buffalo
Adam Rigg, The Skin of Our Teeth

Best Scenic Design Of A Musical:
Beowulf Boritt and 59 Productions, Flying Over Sunset
Bunny Christie, Company
Arnulfo Maldonado, A Strange Loop
Derek McLane and Peter Nigrini, MJ
Allen Moyer, Paradise Square
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The Broadway League Updates Vaccination and Mask Policies For NYC Theatres

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The Press Release:
The owners and operators of all 41 Broadway theatres in New York City have extended the current mask requirement for audiences through at least May 31, 2022 , but many will no longer check vaccination status after April 30, 2022.
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Presenting The 2022 Laurence Olivier Awards Winners

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Last night the winners of the 2022 Laurence Olivier Awards were handed our for excellence in professional theatre in London. They are also referred to as simply “The Olivier Awards” and since we just love the stuff going on in New York City’s own Broadway, we happily add these awards to our string of broadcasts that help celebrate these things. Here now are your winners of the 2022 Oliviers. Enjoy.

Best New Play:
WINNER – Life of Pi by Lolita Chakrabarti (based on original text by Yann Martel) – Wyndham’s Theatre
2:22 A Ghost Story by Danny Robins – Noël Coward Theatre
Best of Enemies by James Graham – Young Vic
Cruise by Jack Holden – Duchess Theatre

Best New Musical:
WINNER – Back to the Future – Adelphi Theatre
Frozen – Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
Get Up, Stand Up – Lyric Theatre
Moulin Rouge – Piccadilly Theatre
The Drifters Girl – Garrick Theatre
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The 2022 Billboard Music Awards Nominees Are…

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So the Billboard Music Awards nominations were delivered over their Twitter feed earlier today and I’ve embedded their announcement “Tweet” and the full rundown below it for those who are interested in these awards. As is my common practice I will likely dissect any Rock and Metal that I might find for a quick summary to post on the PiercingMetal.com website. Here now are your nominations for the 2022 Billboard Music Awards.

Top Artist:
Drake
Doja Cat
Olivia Rodrigo
Taylor Swift
The Weeknd
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