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Tony Awards: Brazilian competes for the biggest theater award in the world

Tatiana Kahvegian 36, will be the only Brazilian who will compete in one of the categories of 77th edition of the Tony Awards , considered the biggest theater award in the world. The event will take place next Sunday (16), in New York, USA.

Specializing in stage scenography from New York University (NYU), Tatiana competes in the category Best Scenic Design by the show “The Outsiders” — produced by Angelina Jolie and inspired by the classic Francis Ford Coppola.

Historically, the actor Paulo Szot He was the only Brazilian to win an award at the Tony Awards, in 2008, in the category of Best Actor in a Musical, for his performance in “Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific”.

This year, among the nominees, names such as Jessica Lange (“King Kong” and “Blue Sky”), Rachel McAdams (“Mean Girls” and “Spotlight”), Eddie Redmayne (“Les Misérables” and “The Theory of Everything” appeared). ”), Daniel Radcliffe (“Harry Potter”) and Jim Parsons (“The Big Bang Theroy” and “The Boys In The Band”).

The most nominated play was “Stereophonic”, which leads with 13 nominations. The one that received the same number of nominations was “Hell’s Kitchen”, which leads among musicals.

*With information from Flávio Ismerim, from CNN Brasil

Source: CNN Brasil

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