13 Tony Nominees Thank The People Who Inspired Them To Do Theater
Behind every successful person lies a parent or teacher who helped them along the way.
BuzzFeed sat down with this year's Tony nominees and asked them who they would like to thank for helping them get into theater. Here are their responses:
Danny Burstein, Cabaret
Celia Keenan-Bolger, The Glass Menagerie
Kenny Leon, A Raisin in the Sun
Julian Crouch, Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Chad Beguelin, Aladdin
Brian J. Smith, The Glass Menagerie
Lauren Worsham, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder
Warren Carlyle, After Midnight
Jessie Mueller, Beautiful — The Carole King Musical
Nick Cordero, Bullets over Broadway
John Cameron Mitchell, Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Stephen Trask, Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Bryce Pinkham, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder
TL; DR: The Tony nominees are adorable.
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