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Tonys 2014: 'A Raisin in the Sun' wins best revival of a play
Tonys 2014: 'A Raisin in the Sun' wins best revival of a play

“A Raisin in the Sun,” Lorraine Hansberry’s prize-winning drama, was named best revival of a play at the 68th Tony Awards, presented Sunday night at Radio City Music Hall. Directed by Kenny Leon, the production stars Academy Award winner Denzel Washington as the head of a poor Chicago family determined to become wealthy. With Scott Rudin producing, it was the trio's second collaboration after “Fences,” which won Washington a Tony in 2010.   Earlier in the evening, Sophie Okonedo won the Tony for featured actress for her performance in "Raisin," and Leon won a Tony for his direction. At the Ethel Barrymore Theatre on Broadway,...

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