Lite FM's Christine Nagy and Producer Jamie attended the 2017 Tony Awards Media Summit where they got a chance to talk to all of the nominees! Christine interviewed stars of Tony Award nominated plays such as Falsettos, Dear Evan Hansen, Oslo, Come From Away, and more!
In the clip above, Christine talks to Andrew Rannells of HBO's hit television show 'Girls' and the Tony Award nominated play Falsetto. The play charts the entangled lives of New Yorkers dealing with exes, bar mitzvahs, therapists, and the spectre of AIDS.
Christine also talked to Richard Thomas aka "John-Boy Walton" from the CBS drama 'The Waltons'. He also stars in the Tony Award Nominated play The Little Foxes, set in Alabama in 1900 follows Regina Giddens and her sister-in-law Birdie, as they clash in often brutal ways in an effort to strike the deal of their lives!
We also had the honor of speaking to Jennifer Ehle who plays Mona Juul in Oslo! Oslo tells the true story of Norwegian diplomat Mona Juul and her husband who together coordinated top-secret peace negotiations between Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and Palestine Liberation Organization Chairman Yasser Arafat in the early 1990s.
Stephanie J. Block, who plays Trina, in the Tony Award nominated play Falsettos talked about her acting journey!
We also got some great behind-the-scenes insight from the composers of Come From Away.
It was so exciting to see Lucas Steele, nominated for Natasha, Pierre, & The Great Comet of 1812!
Rebecca Taichman, the director of Indecent, nominated for the Tony of Best Director.
Rachel Bay Jones, from Dear Evan Hansen, nominated for Best Actress in a Featured Role For A Musical!
Gavin Creel from Hello Dolly, who is also nominated for the Tony of Best Actor in a Feature Role For A Musical.
Be sure to find out who wins during the 71st Annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 11th at 8:00pm hosted by Kevin Spacey!