The annual Wednesday meet-the-Tony-nominees event that traditionally follows the Tuesday nominations announcement is always a jolly occasion. The chosen few, guided by press representatives, parade before television cameras and photographers. They drop by desks where reporters from all sorts of publications ply them with questions that rarely include “What’s your favorite color?”
Most nominees show up. This year at the Paramount’s Diamond Horseshoe that included the usually reticent Woody Allen (best book of a musical, Bullets Over Broadway). Most of them stick around to talk to the pressing press about whatever. That didn’t include Allen.
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