Eva Noblezada gets her 2nd Tony nomination. Credits to Hadestown.

Filipina musical theatre actress Eva Noblezada received a 2019 Tony nomination for Best Leading Actress in a Musical for her performance in the new musical, Hadestown.

The nomination is Noblezada’s second time to earn the recognition from the American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards after her first in 2017 as Kim in Miss Saigon.

The Tony Awards announcement released on April 30 lists Noblezada’s citation as young dreamer Eurydice to her partner Orpheus.

Tony Awards Best Leading Actress in a Musical:

  • Stephanie J. Block, The Cher Show
  • Caitlin Kinnunen, The Prom
  • Beth Leavel, The Prom
  • Kelli O’Hara, Kiss Me, Kate
  • Eva Noblezada, Hadestown
Orpheus and Eurydice on Hadestown. Credits Hadestown

The 2019 Tony Awards ceremony will be hosted by James Corden to be held at Radio City Music Hall on June 9 and will be broadcast live on CBS.

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