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Tony Awards telecast make inclusive history and put on quite a show despite Hollywood strike

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By MARK KENNEDY

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In the 16th century, everything was about Catholics versus Protestants.

Now it seems to be all about Blacks versus Whites.

Perhaps I'm being fanciful..

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Now this is truly historic.

I wondered aloud for days if the Tony's would find the courage to address race and homosexuality this year.

The two subjects have been taboo in the theatre for too long..

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 wondered aloud for days if the Tony's would find the courage to address race and homosexuality this year. 

The two subjects have been taboo in the theatre for too long..

Name one play about a gay black woman then. I'll wait.

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Name one play about a gay black woman then. I'll wait.

Exactly. To even whisper such a scenario a year or two ago would see a scriptwriter blackballed for years.

The theatre has been the sole domain of MAGA white supremacists for decades.

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