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“South Pacific” wins big at Tony Awards
NEW YORK (Reuters) – “Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific” dominated Broadway’s top honors, the Tony Awards, with seven prizes on Sunday, followed by the Pulitzer Prize-winning play “August: Osage County” with five wins.
Hey nice Tony awards story. One question, though — what won best musical (you know, traditionally the night’s top prize)?
Our story should have mentioned that “In the Heights” won Best Musical: GBU Editor
Producers of “In the Heights” Kevin McCollum (L), Jeffrey Seller and Jill Furman (R) pose backstage with actor Lin-Manuel Miranda (2nd L), after winning the 2008 Tony Award for Best Musical at the 62nd Annual Tony Awards in New York, June 15, 2008. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson