Posts Tagged: tony awards

Jennifer Hudson

Jennifer Hudson Is Now The Second Black Woman EGOT

Jennifer Hudson became an EGOT on Sunday night. Only 17 other entertainers in the history of Hollywood have done this. Hudson’s last qualifying award came at the Tony Awards in 2022, when she co-produced A Strange Loop, which won Best Musical. Hudson is only the second Black woman and third African American to win an Emmy,… Read more »

Black Female Choreographer Nominated for Tony Award for ‘Choir Boy’

For the first time in over 20-years a Black female choreographer has been nominated for a Tony Award.   Camille Brown was nominated for her flowing and innovative dance creations for the New York play ‘Choir Boy.’  The 37-year old Jamaica, Queens native told ‘Forbes‘ that the nomination came as a “refreshing surprise” given her experiences… Read more »