2011 TONY Honor: Advocating for Inclusion in the Entertainment Industry

  • By · June 10th, 2011

By Andy Buck

The Alliance for Inclusion in the Arts, the primary advocate for full inclusion of artists of color and performers with disabilities throughout the entertainment industry, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this season. And what better way than to accept a Tony Honor for Excellence in the Theatre for its years of groundbreaking work? The Honor also goes to Sharon Jensen, who has been executive director of the Alliance for 22 of those years. She shares some of the organization’s history and its goals for the future.
Read the complete article on the official Tony Awards website.

Photo of Philip J. Smith and Sharon Jensen at the Tony Awards Luncheon

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