“I want to thank my mom and my dad up in heaven, for not medicating their hyperactive little girl and finding out what she was into instead.”
Actress Audra McDonald just made history by winning her 6th Tony Award, topping Angela Lansbury and Julie Harrie’s five trophy record. McDonald was honored for her starring role currently stars in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, a one person stage play highlighting the jazz singers life through her songs.
The musical has been on my to-see list ever since I saw the commercial for it a month ago. Watch the clips below, and get your tickets at the box office, or here.