Kenny Leon

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Alicia Keys is producing a new Broadway play called “Stick Fly,” as well as composing its music, and she’s just revealed details of its story line. With writer Lydia R. Diamond and award-winning Atlanta-based director Kenny Leon, the three explain why it’s a show everyone should see! The play “follows the LeVays, an affluent African […]

From BlackVoices.com: It was a great evening on Broadway for Atlanta director Kenny Leon as ‘Fences’ actors Denzel Washington and Viola Davis, ‘Fela!’s Bill T. Jones and the musical ‘Memphis’ were among the big winners at the 64th Annual Tony Awards in New York City. ‘Fences’ won for Best Revival of a Play, while ‘Memphis,’ […]

From AccessAtlanta.com: Kenny Leon, the Atlanta director who has dedicated his career to work that tears down the barriers that divide people, was nominated Tuesday for a Tony Award for “Fences.” Leon’s best director nomination was one of 10 received by the Broadway revival of August Wilson’s drama, including nods for stars Denzel Washington and […]