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Miami Beach producer wins Tony Award

Miami Beach producer wins Tony Award

When they're handing out statuettes at the Tony Awards on June 12, a South Floridian will be one of the recipients.

Miami Beach's Miles Wilkin will be honored with a 2016 Special Tony Award for his work with Broadway Across America, a touring company for musicals and plays in North America, including bringing the Great White Way to both Fort Lauderdale and Miami.

"Our take was that audiences and communities in North America, particularly in middle America, should have the same access to first class Broadway theater as New York, L.A. and Chicago," Wilkin explains.

The 70th annual Tony Awards will be broadcast on Sunday, June 12, from the...