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Tony Awards Show Progress In Racial Casting

June 11, 2013

"While casting minority actors in roles that would traditionally go to white performers has been common for decades, as a way to offer fresh perspectives on a classic or to recognize an actor's talents (or, yes, to sell tickets), the awards for Ms. Tyson and Ms. Miller helped ensure that these Tonys would be remembered." The New York Times 06/10/13

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