PPAC receives Tony Award for Moulin Rouge! The Musical

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)- The Providence Performing Arts Center President and CEO J.L. “Lynn” Singleton has announced that PPAC has received the Tony Award for Best Musical of Moulin Rouge! The Musical.

PPAC serves as co-producer of the musical through Independent Presenters Network, a group of 40 leading touring Broadway presenters in North America. Together PPAC and IPN have won several Tony Awards for work such as The Band’s Visit, Dear Evan Hansen, Kinky Boots, Once, and Oklahoma!

“We think winning a Tony Award® for MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL is ‘spectacular’!” Singleton said. “As a producer/investor through the IPN, we are proud to be a part of the MOULIN ROUGE family and to support this incredibly artistic and entertaining production. Receiving a Tony Award® is one of the highest honors in live Broadway theatre, and we thank the American Theatre Wing for this recognition.”

Moulin Rouge! The Musical is the winner of ten Tony Awards this year including Best Musical, the Drama League Award for Outstanding Production of a Musical. It also won ten Outer Critics Circle Award Honor citations, including New Broadway Musical.

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