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Tonys 2013: 'Vanya and Sonia,' 'Lucky Guy' lead play nominees

Tonys 2013: 'Vanya and Sonia,' 'Lucky Guy' lead play nominees

NEW YORK -- The Tony nominations announcement Tuesday morning brought good news to Christopher Durang’s dysfunctional-family tale "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" and the late Nora Ephron's period journalism weepie "Lucky Guy" with the two productions nabbing six nominations apiece. In addition to a raft of acting and other nominations, both were nominated for best play, along with Richard Greenberg's "The Assembled Parties" and "The Testament of Mary" by Colm Toibin. "Vanya and Sonia" is considered among the front-runners. The dark comedy about siblings in rural Pennsylvania landed on Broadway in March,...

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