"Hadestown", a folk opera about a young couple's dark trek to the underworld, topped Broadway'sTony awards on Sunday winning eight honors, including the top prize best musical.
Other winners included English actor Bertie Carvel, who picked up best featured actor in a play for his portrayal of Rupert Murdoch in Ink, and Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston, who scooped the lead actor in a play award.
Rachel Chavkin, the only woman to helm a new Broadway musical this season, won the Tony for best director of a musical for "Hadestown". "There are so many women that are ready to go and there are so many artists of colour that are ready to go".
The show also picked up awards for costume design and scenic design of a play.
Race, sexual politics and a trip to the underworld are poised to take center stage on Sunday in NY at the annual Tony awards honoring the best of Broadway theater.
Ali Stroker accepts the Featured Actress in a Musical award for "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!" at the 73rd Annual Tony Awards on Sun., June 9, 2019.
Noted playwright-actor Girish Karnad passes away at 81
He is survived by his wife Saraswathi, son Raghu Karnad, a journalist and writer and daughter Radha, a doctor based in Kenya. Mr Karnad's works were translated into English and directed by theatre greats such as Ebrahim Alkazi and Alyque Padamsee.
"This award is for every kid who is watching tonight who has a disability, who has a limitation or a challenge, who has been waiting to see themselves represented in this arena, " Stroker said. "It is a failure of imagination" by the people whose job it is to bring imagination to life.
The actress, who has previously made guest appearances on Glee and originated the role of Anna in Deaf West's 2015 revival of Spring Awakening, went on to thank her Oklahoma! castmates, representatives, family and friends.
When the Tony nominations were announced in April, some Broadway observers were surprised that both "To Kill Mockingbird" and "Network" were not nominated in the best play category.
He dedicated his win "to all the real journalists around the world, in the print media and also broadcast media, who are actually in the line of fire in pursuit of the truth".
Playwright Jez Butterworth's "The Ferryman" was crowned best play.
Sexuality is at the center of best play revival nominees "Torch Song" and "Boys in the Band", but Arthur Miller's "All My Sons" or "The Waverly Gallery" may prevail.
She had climbed the ranks at Coca-Cola Co. and at Uber, was designated one of Khosrowshahi's top executive recruits. Uber shares that ended the formal trading day down slipped 1.2 per cent to $43.63 in after-market trades.
Officials initially seized on the murder previous year of a young Hong Kong woman holidaying in Taiwan to justify swift changes. Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam has pushed for the amendments to be passed before July.
It's yet another mean-spirited, dehumanizing move from the administration to make LGBTQ folks feel like second class citizens. Jeff Duncan (R-S.C.) introduced a bill that would prohibit flying any flag at USA embassies other than the US flag.
Among witnesses interviewed by the Dallas Morning News , Yesenia Bosquez said the crane crashed into her top-floor apartment. Jones says one patient is in critical condition, another is in serious condition, and the third was treated and released.
Martin to create the ELDEN RING mythos has been a genuinely delightful experience and a source of wonderful inspiration". Martin added. "The graphics, mythos, and action-RPG gameplay will deliver an unforgettable experience".
After Joe's exit, we see Nick reminding Kevin how they should never talk about Game Of Thrones in front of Joe . Sophie showed her love for the song written for her in her Instagram Stories after the album was released.
Since then, Microsoft has revealed that the service uses hardware similar to that in its existing Xbox One gaming consoles. We expect to hear plenty more as we get closer to launch, especially at next year's E3.
The final film in the X-Men cinematic universe, Dark Phoenix , is in theaters now and it sadly wasn't well received by critics. This is the way the X-Men franchise ends: Not with a bang, but a whimper. .
What to expect from Xbox at E3 2019
The Xbox head also claimed every gamer shouldn't be harnessed with the facilities they experience on whatever platform they use. Microsoft has just announced a stunning new limited edition 1TB Xbox One S console, based on Fortnite Battle Royale.
Outriders, a New Taste Before the Complete Reveal of E3 2019
The new Pokemon Go like app Dragon Quest Walk may also briefly get spoken about as it has yet to receive a western release window. After three years away from the E3 spotlight, Square Enix returned in 2018 with a pre-recorded, Direct-style showcase.
Ashleigh Barty time in Paris
From a ranking of No. 623 on her return from a 21-month hiatus, Barty cracked the top 50 for the first time barely a year later. While both players are in good form, it's hard to pass up the Czech at plus-money considering she has yet to drop a set.
Watch Bethesda's E3 2019 live stream here
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Legendary New Orleans Jazz Singer Dr. John Dead at 77
John was a six-time Grammy victor , songwriter, composer, producer and performer as well as a Rock N Roll Hall of Fame inductee . John brought psychedelic rock to Louisiana's Big Easy in the 1960s and then introduced the city to funk in the 1970s.
Ninja Theory's 'Bleeding Edge' Trailer For E3 2019 Leaked
We're definitely interested in learning more about Bleeding Edge , and fortunately, we won't have to wait too long to do so. DmC Combat Director Rahni Tucker gets top billing in the trailer, and the combat seems to take its cues from that title.
Sen. Blunt: Mexico Tariff Threat Was Really Aimed At China
Trump hailed the agreement anyway on Saturday, writing on Twitter : "Everyone very excited about the new deal with Mexico! ". The tweets came amid questions about just how much of the deal - announced with great fanfare Friday - was really new.
Warriors say Kevin Durant will practice before Game 5
Kerr acknowledged being more hopeful about Durant's condition given the extra work he was scheduled for on Sunday afternoon. As for his other key players - Klay Thompson and Kevon Looney - he said both came through Game 5 well and will play Monday.