Tony Awards 2019: 'Hadestown' Wins Big, Ali Stroker Makes History

Ali Stroker
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By WCBS Newsradio 880

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- The underworld ruled at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday night.

"Hadestown" won eight Tony Awards including best musical, best score and best director for Rachel Chavkin, who was the only woman nominated in that category and used her speech to call for more diversity.