From the Archives: "'Angels' on Stage" (Originally Aired 5/13/05)

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Friday, December 26, 2008

The four dramas nominated for Tony Awards this week bring to mind another Broadway season, when the play that won the Tony was more than a play. "Angels in America" appeared in New York in early May of 1993, and it was heralded as a groundbreaking moment--a moment that might just change Broadway forever. It may not have done that, but for a generation of theatre-goers that had lived through the 1980’s, the play evoked powerful feelings about history, politics, religion...and just Life on Earth. Sara Fishko has more in this edition of The Fishko Files...
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