“NY1 entertainment journalist Frank DiLella recently caught up with the musical’s Phantom and Christine, Ben Crawford and Emilie Kouatchou, to chat about their show’s final chapter. The current company celebrated the show’s milestone 35th anniversary months before the musical plays its final performance on April 16.” – Broadway Direct
The 2022 special Frank DiLella hosted for Pride: “NY1 Celebrates Pride: The New Generation” was nominated for a GLAAD Award in the category of Outstanding TV Journalism – Long Form. Visit GLAAD’s website for more information!
The 2023 Junior Theater Festival will be held January 13-15 in Atlanta, Georgia. Click here for more information!
Spectrum News NY1 journalist Frank DiLella was recognized on Saturday night with 5 New York Emmy Awards including being honored for his “Broadway is Back” Live Special and for his weekly show on Spectrum News Ny1 – “On Stage” – which won an Emmy for best magazine program series.
DiLella took home Emmys in the following categories – Special Event Coverage, Magazine Program (Series), Public Affairs Program, Public Affairs Series, Short Form Content / Teen.
“On Stage” hosted by Frank DiLella airs on Spectrum News NY1 Thursdays at 9:30 PM and Saturday / Sunday at 7:30PM and 10:30PM.
“NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists announced the recipients of its 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards and recognized exemplary work produced in 2021. Frank DiLella and the Spectrum News NY1 Staff won the Excellence in Local Television Award for the special ‘NY1 Presents: Pride and Perseverance.'” – NLGJA
Emmy award winning journalist Frank DiLella hosted the evening that featured performances by Adam Jacobs (Aladdin), Kate Rockwell (Mean Girls), and the Brooklyn Music School Faculty Jazz Ensemble. Click here to donate to the New York Restoration Project!
NY1 host Frank DiLella will host its 88th Annual Drama League Awards May 20 at 12 PM at The Ziegfeld Ballroom. For more information, visit: https://dramaleague.org/2022awards/
The popular Green Carpet Live show will this year be streamed live worldwide on the Official London Theatre YouTube channel from 4:30 to 5:30pm, with hosts Emma B, Angellica Bell, Frank DiLella, and Anita Rani chatting to nominees and presenters as they arrive at the Royal Albert Hall. The Olivier Awards take place on Sunday 10 April.
Frank DiLella takes an emotional, comprehensive and in-depth look at the state of Broadway on the two-year anniversary of the COVID-induced theater shutdown: Where the devastated industry has been, where it is right now, and where it hopes to go in the future. Watch the full segment here!
Listen to Andrew Lloyd Webber, Sara Bareilles, Adrienne Warren, Andrew Rannells, Kristin Chenoweth and others discuss what “Broadway” means to them.
Great Performances – Reopening: The Broadway Revival is hosted by three-time New York Emmy Award-winning journalist and host of “On Stage” on Spectrum News NY1, Frank DiLella, and premieres Tuesday, January 18 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings), pbs.org/gperf and the PBS Video app as part of #PBSForTheArts.
For more information visit: https://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/great-performances-reopening-the-broadway-revival-about/13302/