News Nuggets: Adele continues her awards romp with Ivor Novello Awards nominations

The Tony Awards Administration Committee will meet for the last time on April 27: “The American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards are presented by Tony Award Productions, a joint venture of The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing … Responsibility for the governance and administration of the awards is vested in two committees: The Tony Awards Management Committee and The Tony Awards Administration Committee, which is repsonible for determining Tony eligibility.” BROADWAY WORLD

Alec Baldwin promises to stay with “30 Rock” until the end: “Last week, in a rage about camera crews from NBC’s ‘Today’ camped outside his NYC apartment in the wake of the arrest of an alleged female stalker, Baldwin tweeted he was ‘leaving NBC just in time’ … The tweet, apparently, was Baldwin thinking long-term. Really long-term. Baldwin, in Washington on Monday to lobby for more government funding of the arts, said that he plans to be on ’30 Rock’ for its seventh and what he claims is final season, according to the Associated Press.” LOS ANGELES TIMES

Jane Krakowski honored by City of Hope: “Tony Award winning actress Jane Krakowski, fashion industry leader Susan Sokol and philanthropist Ann Levine will receive The Spirit of Life Award at City of Hope’s annual Spring luncheon on Monday, May 14, at The Plaza Hotel. City of Hope’s East End Chapter/Jeanne Kaye League will present the three distinguished women with its top philanthropic honor in recognition of their professional achievements, charitable contributions and personal commitment to the fight against women’s cancers.” WALL STREET JOURNAL

Are the juries for the Tribeca Film Festival too random: “The 2012 Tribeca Film Festival gets underway tomorrow, with all its promise of discovery, community… and totally random juries. The festival has announced its full list of luminaries who’ll judge this year’s competition slates — no doubt the only place where you’ll find a collaboration between Kim Cattrall and Michael Moore, or see Whoopi Goldberg sharing a jury panel with Kellan Lutz, or the guy who discovered Justin Bieber possibly breaking a tie between Brett Ratner and Susan Sarandon. Like, huh?” MOVIELINE

Further accolades for Adele: “After winning every music award ever Best Album of the Year at the Grammys and British Album of the Year at the BRITS, Adele has NOW been nominated 4 times over in the 57th Ivor Novello Awards – more than any other artist – for her sophomore album ‘21.’ The Ivor Novellos celebrate songwriters and are judged by the songwriting and composing community, so you HAVE to be pretty fantastic to get a nomination. Congrats, Adele…now where will you keep all your accolade swag??” PEREZ HILTON

Bradley Whitford jokes about “The Iron Lady“: “Bradley Whitford has joked that he was frightened by ‘The Iron Lady.’ The ‘Cabin in the Woods’ actor was quizzed on the last horror film he’d seen in an interview with Crave Online. ‘The Margaret Thatcher movie,’ Whitford jokingly replied. Whitford then quipped: ‘What’s it called? “Iron Lady.” Scared the s**t out of me. That creepy monster.'” DIGITAL SPY

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