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Billy Porter, Cicely Tyson, Patina Miller & Courtney B. Vance

Tony Awards: Black Is Back On The Great White Way

Posted June 10, 2013 by jmurray

It was the second-most diverse night in Tony Awards history, as four African-American actors won statues in major categories from the American Theatre Wing.  Not since 1982 – the year that “Dreamgirls” reigned supreme – have four Black thespians won awards in acting categories. The three-hour telecast on CBS saluted Broadway’s best.  Among them were […]

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