Photo Coverage: Meet the Nominees - ECLIPSED's Saycon Sengbloh
On May 4, the 2016 Tony nominees flocked to the Paramount Hotel, where they met with the press for the first time since getting the big news. BroadwayWorld will be bringing you coverage from the epic day over the next month (so watch out for lots more), but for now, check out photos of Best Performance by an Actress in Featured Role in a Play nominee for Eclipsed, Saycon Sengbloh, as captured by Walter McBride!
Sengbloh recently filmed a lead role in the upcoming Ernest Dickerson feature film, Double Play. Earlier this year, she originated the role of Rita Marley in Marley at Center Stage Theater (Baltimore) and Staggerlee at the Dallas Theater Center. Her Broadway credits include Holler if Ya Hear Me, Motown the Musical, Fela!, and Hair. Off-Broadway:Once On This Island and Hurt Village. She has been seen in the films Finding Fela, American Gangster, Across the Universe and on television in "Funny Valentines," "The Good Wife," "Law & Order" and the upcoming HBO series, "Criminal Justice" (also known as Crime).
The American Theatre Wing's 70th Annual Tony Awards, hosted by Tony Award winner James Corden, will air on the CBS Television Network on Sunday, June 12, 2016 (8:00-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT) live from the Beacon Theatre in New York City.
For the full list of nominees, click here!
Photo Credit: Walter McBride