Eva Noblezada among Filipinos nominated in 73rd Tony Awards

Eva Noblezada is nominated in the 73rd Tony Awards for Best Lead Actress in a Musical.


Tatlong Pinoy ang nakakuha ng nominations sa 73rd Tony Awards.

Sila ay ang Fil-American stage actress na si Eva Noblezada, ang scenic designer na si Robert Brill, at ang costume designer na si Clint Ramos.

Ito ang second Tony nomination in three years ni Eva. Una siyang na-nominate in 2017 para sa pagganap niya as Kim sa musical na Miss Saigon on Broadway.

This year, nominated si Eva para sa role niya as Eurydice sa musical na Hadestown na tungkol sa journey ng ancient Greek hero na si Orpheus papuntang underworld.

Ang makakalaban ni Eva sa category na Best Lead Actress in a Musical ay sina Stephanie J. Block (The Cher Show), Caitlin Kinnunen (The Prom), Beth Leavel (The Prom) and Kelli O’Hara (Kiss Me, Kate).

Si Robert Brill, na taga-Salinas, California ay nominated sa Best Scenic Design of a Musical para sa Ain’t Too Proud To Beg: The Life and Times of the Temptations.

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Makakalaban niya sa category ay sina Peter England (King Kong); Rachel Hauck (Hadestown); Laura Jellinek (Oklahoma!); David Korins (Beetlejuice)

Brill was nominated for a Tony noong 2004 for Assassins and 2009 for Guys and Dolls.

Ang New York-based designer na si Clint Ramos ay nominated for a Tony for the third time for Best Costume Design of a Play para sa Torch Song.

Unang na-nominate at nanalo si Ramos ng Tony Award noong 2016 para sa costume design ng Broadway play na Eclipse. In 2018, he was nominated again for Best Costume Design for Once On This Island.

Ang mga co-nominees ni Ramos this year sa category na best costume design for a play ay sina Rob Howell (The Ferryman); Toni-Leslie James (Bernhardt/Hamlet); Ann Roth (To Kill a Mockingbird); and Ann Roth (Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus).

On June 9 (U.S. time), magaganap ang 73rd Tony Awards sa Radio City Music Hall in New York City. It will be hosted by James Corden.

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