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Watch Audra McDonald Perform at Tony Awards 2012!

Watch Audra McDonald Perform at Tony Awards 2012!

Audra McDonald lights up the stage during the 2012 Tony Awards held at the Beacon Theatre on Sunday (June 10) in New York City.

The 41-year-old actress picked up her fifth Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical for her work in The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess.

Audra started the performance with the classic song “Summertime” before being joined by her fellow Tony-nominated co-stars Norm Lewis and David Alan Grier for a medley from the show.

On the red carpet, Audra was joined by her fiance, Broadway actor Will Swenson.

The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess also picked up the award for Best Revival of a Musical!

FYI: Audra is wearing De Beers jewelry.


Audra McDonald Performs at the Tony Awards 2012

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Credit: Mike Coppola, Theo Wargo; Photos: Getty
Posted to: 2012 Tony Awards, Audra McDonald, Will Swenson

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  • C@$HVILLE

    Is she really 41? Oh damn. I thought she was much younger

  • susan

    Porgy and Bess is magnificent from start to finish. i’ve seen it twice and i want to see it for a second time. Audra more than deserves her Tony nomination.

  • A

    Simply amazing

  • http://Ladiesfashionsense.com Ladiesfashionsense.com

    Audra is an awesome performer. She looks stunning in this dress. Great color on her.

  • just_me

    Gorgeous couple!

  • Jasmine

    No idea wth is going on here but my goodness does Audra have a beautiful voice!!

  • One love

    I love the performance/ I’d love to see the musical

  • Drea

    Yay for interracial couples!