Theatre Arts Alumni Among 2020 Tony Award Nominees

Two graduates of MMC’s Theatre Arts program, Adrienne Warren ’09 and James Cusati-Moyer ’12, have been honored with nominations for the upcoming 74th Tony Awards.

Warren’s critically-acclaimed performance as Tina Turner in West End Production’s play Tina earned her a nomination for Best Leading Actor in a Musical. This is Warren’s second Tony nomination, the first for her 2016 performance as Gertrude Saunders and Florence Mills in Shuffle Along.

Cusati-Moyer, who played the role of an actor in an interracial relationship in Slave Play, has been nominated for Best Featured Actor in a Play.

A full list of nominees is available via The New York Times.

Congratulations Adrienne and James on your amazing accomplishments!

Published: October 16, 2020