Tony Awards Administration Committee Rules on Curious Incident & More

first_img The committee made the following determinations: Cynthia Nixon and Josh Hamilton will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor/Actress in a Featured Role in a Play categories for their respective performances in The Real Thing. The 2015 Tony Awards will be broadcast live on CBS from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, on Sunday, June 7, 2015. Finn Ross will be considered eligible, along with Bunny Christie, in the category of Best Scenic Design of a Play for their work in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. View Comments Josh Radnor will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play category for his performance in Disgraced. Erin Davie and Emily Padgett will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical category for their respective performances in Side Show. Bob Balaban, Clare Higgins and Martha Plimpton will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor/Actress in a Featured Role in a Play categories for their respective performances in A Delicate Balance. All other eligibility determinations were consistent with the show’s opening night credits. The committee’s first meeting in November led to eligibility decisions for Holler If Ya Hear Me, This Is Our Youth, Love Letters, You Can’t Take It With You, The Country House, It’s Only a Play and On the Town. If there are at least seven eligible candidates for nomination in the Best Choreography category, the number of nominees in this category will increase from four to five.center_img The 2014-15 Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the second time this season on January 15 to determine the eligibility of eight Broadway productions for the 2015 Tony Awards, presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. The Tony Awards Administration Committee will meet two more times this season to decide the eligibility for the 69th Annual Tony Awards. Rule changes have also been announced. The eight productions discussed were The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Disgraced, The Last Ship, The Real Thing, The River, Side Show, A Delicate Balance and The Elephant Man. Alex Sharp will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play category for his performance in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. If there are at least seven eligible candidates for nomination in either the Best Direction of a Play or Best Direction of a Musical categories, the number of nominees in the respective category will increase from four to five. In the event there is a two-way or three-way tie for the last slot of nominations in any of the eight established Best Performance categories, both or all three of the tied actors or actresses will be eligible for a nomination in his or her respective category. Michael Esper and Rachel Tucker will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor/Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical categories for their respective performances in The Last Ship. Patricia Clarkson and Alessandro Nivola will be considered eligible in the Best Performance by an Actor/Actress in a Featured Role in a Play categories for their respective performances in The Elephant Man. The Tony Awards Administration Committee has also determined the following, which will go into effect in the current 2014-2015 season:last_img read more

Offer credit union members convenience via mobile

first_img 9SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr A mobile version of a credit union website does not a mobile app make.Credit unions across the country are realizing that to stay competitive they must give today’s members what they want: convenience. Convenience extends beyond just checking balances or moving money with your phone. Members need information and, often, after regular business hours. A need arises over the dinner table, or a thought occurs sitting at a child’s game. Credit unions treat their members like an extension of their family, and the family doesn’t go to sleep at five o’clock.Today the easiest way for credit unions to provide convenience is a mobile product. However, the development costs for a mobile product are high. CU Mobile Apps (CUMA, LLC), offered exclusively by LSC, provides credit unions an easy-to-use and high-quality mobile application that will give members the convenience they need.CU Mobile Apps began with LSC, the leading support provider to credit unions in the Midwest and across the country. LSC had the resources to work toward a mobile solution for the credit unions it serves, many of which simply do not. LSC partnered with Member Service Solutions, a firm that’s been serving the needs of credit unions since 1986, and now has a mobile platform representing over 1 million credit union members.  MSS was already working with mobile designer Metova. A leader in strategy, design, education, and support, Metova has created some of the most popular mobile apps in the market, including WebMD, Yelp, and eHarmony. continue reading »last_img read more