The Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced this year’s recipients in three categories. Among the honorees are a world-renowned playwright originally from South Africa, a longtime Broadway executive, a playwright/activist known for her work in combating violence against women, an organization dedicated to promoting diversity in the theatre, film, and television and a show-business animal trainer, and a venerable theatre bookshop.
Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre: Sharon Jensen and Alliance for Inclusion in the Arts, The Drama Book Shop, and Bill Berloni.
The Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre were established in 1990 and are awarded annually to institutions, individuals and/or organizations that have demonstrated extraordinary achievement in theatre, but are not eligible in any of the established Tony Award categories.
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