But musical Mean Girls, based on the 2004 film, went away empty-handed after receiving 12 nominations.
Lindsay Mendez of "Carousel", named best featured actress in a musical, tearfully recalled that early in her career, "I was told to change my last name from "Mendez" to 'Matthews, ' or I wouldn't work".
"So I dedicate this award to the countless LGBTQ who have fought and died to protect that spirit", he said.
In a paean to the LGBT community, actor Andrew Garfield encouraged the audience at the 72nd annual Tony Awards to "bake a cake for everyone who wants a cake to be baked". "To Paul Libin who said yes when we brought 1,000 pounds of sand, a hundred gallons of water, a goat and two chickens into his theater".
Angels playwright Tony Kushner also took the stage when the play was given the Tony for best revival.
The Tonys, hosted by singer-songriter-actors Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles, capped another record year on Broadway with $1.7 billion in box office receipts, despite the smallest number of new productions in 20 years. How did this happen, and why have I not done a musical before?' It's hard for me to believe those other guys weren't chosen. Glenda Jackson, 82, won best actress in a play for her fiery portrayal of an elderly woman in "Three Tall Women", and her co-star, Laurie Metcalf, won featured actress.
As for the Audra connection, Mendez has tried to keep the six-time Tony victor out of mind while crafting her own take on the role. "It just may take a bit longer".
It's too bad because Once on This Island proved that it deserved the win with the best performance of the evening, a jubilant event that culminated with Nathan Lane having a close encounter with a goat. Unlike many awards show hosts who either go AWOL for too much of the proceedings or drag things out with over-exposure, Bareilles and Groban were a welcome connective thread throughout, most disarmingly when they sang a mock-serious dirge about the rigors of the eight-show week. Viewership spiked in 2016 due to "Hamilton, " only to drop sharply past year.
On the messages exchanged between the pair, Mo Salah simply said: "He sent me a message, but I never told him it was okay". Ramos also downplayed the severity of Salah's injury, saying that he was once able to play through a similar problem.
For online chat, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides a confidential chat window , with counselors available 24/7. A few days ago fashion designer Kate Spade also committed suicide, with her husband declaring he did not know she was at risk.
In the eastern Logar province, Taliban suicide bombers attacked a police station, killing at least three policemen. General Daud Amin, the Kabul police chief, said seven attackers were killed and clean-up operations are under way.
Rather than being a snub to the Duchess of Sussex as some are implying, it's more than likely a way of the Queen sharing her love. Harry and Meghan famously made their "official debut" as a couple at the Invictus Games past year in Toronto.
The App Limits feature lets users - you guessed it - set a limit for the amount of time they can spend in each app. Facebook has had to rethink its relationship to such third-party data providers and developers.
Argentina's national football team has cancelled an upcoming friendly match with Israel , Argentine news sources reported. Reports also surfaced earlier Tuesday of a Palestinian threat to torpedo Argentina's bid to host the 2030 World Cup.
These high-profile suicides come as the CDC reports a dramatic rise in the number of people taking their own lives. This report was released just as another celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain died by suicide this Friday.
We believe we did the only possible thing, preserving the right of our users to privacy in a troubled country. Also, the Telegram iOS app could be more at risk since it isn't getting bug fixes and security patches.
The Russian economy has rebounded, however, and Putin emphasized that lifting the sanctions would answer common interests. Putin and his aides say it is an indispensable tool to gauge public sentiment and learn what people's real problems are.
The Romanian broke at the start of the second set and then held for 6-3 as Kerber dropped her serve again in the ninth game. An anti-climactic match ended predictably, with a Sharapova backhand nestling in the net - her 27th unforced error.
Senate contest, but Republican businessman John Cox leading the pack for the prized number-two spot in the governor's race . House races. "It's the kind of shake-up that could launch new political careers, or interrupt others", the Journal wrote.
The official said: "It is a positive move which testifies to the European commitment of the chancellor and of her government". Most Eastern European states have shunned the deal, leaving countries like Greece and Italy complaining of unfair burdens.
Water-rock chemistry might have generated the methane, but scientists can not rule out the possibility of biological origins. The organic compounds aren't even the first molecules of their kind found on Mars, though they are the oldest.
The two governments released no schedule for the talks, but China said earlier Ross was due to be in Beijing through to Monday. The United States and China have threatened tit-for-tat tariffs on goods worth up to $150 billion each.
Sears says the closings are part of ongoing efforts to streamline the company's operations and focus on its best stores. Shares of Sears Holdings Corp . fell as much as 13% before the start of regular trading on news of the results.
Donald Trumps's decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal also demonstrated his reluctance to toe the line of his allies. In early April, Kremlin aide Vladimir Ushakov said Trump had proposed a meeting with Putin during a telephone call .
May pleaded with fellow leaders to step back from the brink of a damaging trade war at a session of the summit on Friday night. Donald Trump suffered a cringe-worthy moment when he greeted the USA ambassador to Canada with an incredibly awkward kiss.
Looking at the betting trends, the Cavaliers are 4-1 ATS in their last five home games and 7-3 ATS in their last 10 Friday games. His eighth straight appearance didn't go well either, and now there's uncertainty where the superstar will play next.
Keys slipped two breaks down in the second but although she pulled one back Stephens served out for the match. The pair played at the French Open back in 2014, where Halep won en route to her first Grand Slam final.
While hardly an everyday occurrence, crocodile attacks are a known risk in Ethiopia - as in any region where they thrive. The Telegraph reported that lake and riverside baptisms are common in many African countries, notwithstanding the risk.
Recent cut in fuel rates in India have come in the backdrop of continuous fall in global oil prices over the week. The 93 octane petrol price will be R15.54, R15.79 for 95 octane, diesel (0.05% sulphur content) will hit R14.19.
"He can go to hell", Duterte told a news conference late Saturday night, prior to leaving for an official visit to South Korea . Duterte has claimed in the past that he was molested by a Catholic priest as a boy.
While we don't know the scope or specifications about Apple's digital health tools, we won't have to wait long to find out. According to Bloomberg , Apple is now working on two new Watches likely in the same 38mm and 42mm casing sizes.