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EXCLUSIVE IainLovesTheatre Covers The Tony's Red Carpet And Chats With Broadway's Biggest Stars!

We love Iain and Iain loves theater!

Theater critic and Broadway expert Iain Armitage served as our red carpet reporter at Sunday's Tony Awards, where the 6-year-old charmed the Great White Way's greatest stars!

From talking tuxes with Bryan Cranston to sailing with Sting, everyone stopped by for a chat, including the legendary Chita Rivera!

[ Related: The Broadway Casts Of Aladdin And The Lion King Sing At Airport! ]

And you won't believe what Iain asked Hand To God's Robert Askins!

Plus, what does So You Think You Can Dance's Nigel Lythgoe see in the future for our tapdancing talent?

Ch-ch-check out the video above, and for complete Tony's coverage click here!

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Rose Byrne & Chita Rivera Bring The Glamour In Ravishing Red At The Tony Awards!

Tony Awards 2015: Chita Rivera and Rose Byrne walk the red carpet.

Ooh la la!!

Rose Byrne and Chita Rivera definitely had the wow factor in their stunning red gowns at Sunday's Tony Awards in NYC!

We can hardly handle it!

The Spy starlet didn't just look fab in her A-line frock, but she was actually on some bombshell expert level shiz! We love the plunging neckline and ruffled shoulders!

Plus, her metallic clutch and red pumps really sealed the deal for us.

Meanwhile, Chita wasn't shy away from the spotlight in her slitty number!

She's 82 and killing it! Don't U agree???

[Image via Getty Images.]

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Perez Reviews: The Mystery Of Edwin Drood

The Mystery Of Edwin Drood is THE MOST FUN we have had in a Broadway theater this season!

We knew nothing about The Mystery Of Edwin Drood other than it was a musical with a stellar cast and we wanted to see the show.

A period piece and a thriller were what we thought we were getting into, but instead we got a slapstick comedy that was experiential AND an experience!

Based on the unfinished Charles Dickens novel, the musical version of the story is inspired by but not a complete retelling. It varies from the book in that the stage show is much more lighthearted. A full-on comedy!

It is like The Pirates Of Penzance meets Victoria/Victoria and Spamalot, except Drood preceded those last two shows.

What makes Drood so great is the comedy and the fun twist that the audience gets to help solve "the mystery". The songs, while not bad, are almost secondary.

In an unusual move, the show was written completely by Rupert Holmes, from music to lyrics to book to even orchestrations. And, little tidbit, Holmes is the dude who wrote and recorded the #1 hit Escape (The Piña Colada Song) in 1979. For Drood, he won multiple Tony Awards when the show debuted in 1985 with Betty Buckley leading the cast as the titular character.

The Roundabout Theater's current production is the first time the show is being revived on Broadway and it featured the most exceptional cast on Broadway at the moment, with the sensational and mega talented Stephanie J. Block as Drood.

Block was splendid - as was almost every other member of the cast.

The most enjoyable, for us, to watch were Andy Karl as Neville Landless, Jim Norton as the Chairman, and Jessie Mueller as Helena Landless - all of whom were so insanely funny and vocally enthralling.

Most exquisite to hear, though, was Betsy Wolfe as Rosa Bud. She has the voice of an angel!

Chita Rivera is an icon, a legend and Broadway royalty, but also the weakest link in Drood. She's 79 years old and BLESS HER for still getting up there and strutting her stuff, but she felt lost in the show. Her voice was fine; it was her character choices and acting that were not up to par with the rest of the cast. Also, it's definitely a bit jarring when you sound like you're from New York when you're supposed to be from England.

And, also, Peter Benson also underwhelmed as the actor who wants to be the star but just isn't good enough. Or, maybe he was really playing the part too well!

So much of Drood's success relies on the performances, and the fact that almost every single actor delivered an A+ performance means the casting folks are really good and the director, Scott Ellis, deserves major congrats.

The rest of the production team did a very fine job, most notably William Ivey Long for the fabulous costumes!

Oh, and to get to see the show at Studio 54 was such a sweet treat! Bonus!

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