Shortlists and judges announced for Kevin Spacey award
Recipients receive £10,000 in funding and year-round support for their projects
Cynthia Erivo, Mark Strong and Tom Scutt among Tony Award nominees
The winners will be revealed on Sunday 12 June
Cynthia Erivo and Jennifer Hudson lead Prince tribute at The Color Purple
The company performed a rendition of "Purple Rain" following the show last night
Michael Coveney: who on earth can play Dewey if Alex Brightman doesn't?
Critic Michael Coveney reports back from New York on School of Rock, Hamilton and Al Pacino