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Tony Awards 2014: Audra McDonald's jazzy career embellishment
Tony Awards 2014: Audra McDonald's jazzy career embellishment

It might be easy livin' for Audra McDonald, now that the star of "Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill" has made Tony Awards history. The 43-year-old singer-actress on Sunday became the first performer to win six Tonys in competitive categories and has now won in every performing category in both plays and musicals. She won lead actress in a play for her title role in the just-closed Broadway revival of Lanie Robertson's "Lady Day," which recounts the life story of legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday and includes renditions of Holiday signatures "Easy Livin'" and "Strange Fruit." McDonald is now tied with the late Julie Harris...

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