Six-Time Tony Award-Winner Audra McDonald is coming back to Ann Arbor

Six-time Tony Award Winner is coming back to Ann Arbor

Audra McDonald, a six-time Tony Award Winner, is coming back to Ann Arbor

“Audra McDonald has secured her place atop Broadway’s pantheon with a record-breaking six Tony Awards, the only actor ever to achieve the Tony Grand Slam: “Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play” (as Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill), “Best Featured Actress in a Musical” (Carousel and Ragtime), “Best Featured Actress in a Play” (Master Class and A Raisin in the Sun), and “Best Actress in a Musical” (The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess). Blessed with a luminous soprano and an incomparable gift for storytelling, she is equally at home on Broadway and opera stages and in roles on film and television. After her stunning 2013 Gershwin concert, she returns to UMS for her sixth appearance, featuring music from her most recent recording, Go Back Home. “One of Ms. McDonald’s greatest gifts is to find the story inside the song and deliver Audra McDonald has secured her place atop Broadway’s pantheon with a record-breaking six Tony Awards, the only actor ever to achieve the Tony Grand Slam: “Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play” (as Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill), “Best Featured Actress in a Musical” (Carousel and Ragtime), “Best Featured Actress in a Play” (Master Class and A Raisin in the Sun), and “Best Actress in a Musical” (The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess). Blessed with a luminous soprano and an incomparable gift for storytelling, she is equally at home on Broadway and opera stages and in roles on film and television. After her stunning 2013 Gershwin concert, she returns to UMS for her sixth appearance, featuring music from her most recent recording, Go Back Home.” via ums.org

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