It is really unbelievable that Audra McDonald is not more a household name by now. But there is no way to ignore her anymore after her mastery of the stage produced history at the 2014 Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York.
The theater thespian superstar won best lead actress in a play for her portrayal of Billie Holiday in “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill,” earning McDonald her sixth-ever Tony. In the process, McDonald surpassed legends and five-time Tony winners Angela Lansbury and the late Julie Harris as the most decorated woman in the history of the awards.
Besides what’s taking place inside at the awards, lets take a look at the red carpet and behind-the-scenes photos the 2014 Tony Awards: