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  1. Emmy Contenders: Louis Gossett Jr. talks BET's 'Book of Negroes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Los Angeles Times

    ... about being drafted by the New York Knicks that year when he was concurrently in a production of "A Raisin in the Sun." "After concentrating either on all of this or all of what God has given me as a gift, I went with 'A Raisin in the Sun' and the ...

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  2. Phylicia Rashad Chairs Arena Stage's the Blood Quilt Premiere Celebration TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Broadway credits include Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (also West End), August: Osage County, Gem of the Ocean, A Raisin in the Sun (2004 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play, Drama Desk Award), Blue, Jelly's Last Jam, Into the Woods, Dreamgirls, The Wiz ...

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  3. Phylicia Rashad also a respected director nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Star Tribune

    ... "The Cosby Show." She's also appeared on the stage, including the 2004 revival of Lorraine Hansberry's "A Raisin in the Sun," for which she received a Tony Award for lead actress. But then she got a call from Constanza Romero, the widow of ...

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  4. Phylicia Rashad on directing 'Immediate Family' at Mark Taper ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Los Angeles Times

    ... "The Cosby Show." She's also appeared on the stage, including the 2004 revival of Lorraine Hansberry's "A Raisin in the Sun," for which she received a Tony Award for lead actress. But then she got a call from Constanza Romero, the widow of ...

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  5. Watch Audra McDonald Belt Out Evita's "Rainbow High" at Carnegie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Playbill

    Audra McDonald , who won a record-breaking sixth Tony Award for her performance in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill in 2014, offered a solo concert April 29 at Carnegie Hall. McDonald also earned Tony Awards for her work in The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess , Carousel , Master Class , Ragtime and A Raisin in the Sun .

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  6. Stage Tube: Audra McDonald Performs 'Rainbow High' from Evita at Carnegie HallRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Awards before the age of 30. In 2004, she won her fourth Tony, starring alongside Sean "Diddy" Combs in A Raisin in the Sun, and in 2012 she won her fifth--and her first in the leading actress category--for her role in The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess. ...

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  7. Tony Winner Audra McDonald Performs Tonight at Carnegie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in 2003 in the political drama Mister Sterling. In 2008, she reprised her Tony-winning role in A Raisin in the Sun in a made-for-television movie adaptation, earning her a second Emmy nomination. From 2007 to 2011, she played Dr. Naomi Bennett on ...

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  8. Audra McDonald Plays Carnegie Hall TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Playbill

    ... earned Tony Awards for her work in The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess , Carousel , Master Class , Ragtime and A Raisin in the Sun . Her work on stage also includes Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny with Patti LuPone , as well as Tony-nominated ...

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  9. VIDEO: Scenes from the movie 'Tell-Tale Lies' shot Thursday in New LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | TheDay.Com

    ... starred in "Save the Last Dance" and, yes, "Cruel Intentions." Last year, he made his Broadway debut in "A Raisin in the Sun" alongside Denzel Washington. He has worked with Synthetic before, in the 2014 thriller "Deep in the Darkness." The ...

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  10. Audra McDonald Performance at Pittsburgh's Byham Theater Rescheduled for 5/11Read the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Award nominations, one forHBO film version of the playWit and a second for the television adaptation of A Raisin in the Sun. For more information, visit www.audramcdonald.net . The Hill House Association is a non-profit organization that has worked ...

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  11. Audra McDonald Performance At The Byham Theater In Pittsburgh Rescheduled For May 11thRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | KXVO

    ... nominations, one for HBO film version of the play Wit and a second for the television adaptation of A Raisin in the Sun . For more information, visit www.audramcdonald.net . The Hill House Association is a non-profit organization that has worked for ...

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  12. Audra McDonald Comes to Pittsburgh's Landmark Byham Theater TonightRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ward nominations, one for HBO film version of the play Wit and a second for the television adaptation of A Raisin in the Sun. For more information, visit www.audramcdonald.net .

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  13. Audra McDonald, coming to Kutztown, a hit on stage, TV, recordingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... and Featured Actor in a Musical. McDonald also has won Tonys for "The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess," "A Raisin in the Sun," "Master Class" and "Carousel." "I have a pretty hard time comprehending it," says McDonald. "When you're in a show, your mind is ...

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  14. Celebrating Stephen McKinley HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Art Voice

    ... , Henderson also performed opposite Denzel Washington in the 2014 Tony Award-winning Broadway revival of A Raisin in the Sun . His film work includes appearances in Lincoln , Tower Heist and Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close , which was nominated ...

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  15. 'She's All That' Remake in the WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | /film

    ... 1999 teen romcom, which starred Freddie Prinze Jr. , Rachael Leigh Cook , and Paul Walker . Kenny Leon ( A Raisin in the Sun ) is set to direct. Get all the details on the impending She's All That remake after the jump. According to TheWrap , The ...

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  16. Decorated Broadway performer Audra McDonald performs in Potsdam on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... In 2004 she won her fourth Tony, starring alongside Sean “Diddy” Combs in “A Raisin in the Sun.” In 2012 she won her fifth - and her first in the leading actress category - for her role in “Porgy and Bess” ...

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  17. 'Life's Essentials with Ruby Dee': Film ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... chronicled, with clips of such films as No Way Out , The Jackie Robinson Story , St. Louis Blues , A Raisin in the Sun and Gone Are the Days! (based on Davis' stage play Purlie Victorious ) in which either or both appeared. Among the many interview ...

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  18. 'Beauty and the Beast' Adds Broadway Star Audra McDonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | /film

    ... has won more performance Tonys than any other actor in history. Shows she's starred in include Ragtime , A Raisin in the Sun , and Porgy and Bess . Onscreen, she's known for her series regular role on ABC's Private Practice . Additionally, she ...

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  19. Broadway Star Audra McDonald Joins Emma Watson And Dan Stevens In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | International Business Times

    ... stage star who has appeared on stage in both musicals and drama ("Ragtime," "Carousel" and "A Raisin in the Sun"). The 44-year-old American singer is set to play Garderobe, the French word for wardrobe. Before she was turned into a singing wardrobe, ...

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  20. Audra McDonald joins Disney's live action 'Beauty and the Beast'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... career on Broadway, winning six Tony awards for her performances in Carousel , Master Class , Ragtime , A Raisin in the Sun , Porgy and Bess and Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill . That's more Tony wins than any other actor. She has also appeared ...

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