Sweat co-stars Johanna Day and Michelle Wilson are both nominated for a 2017 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play for their performances in Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama. The acclaimed new work, which is currently playing at Studio 54 Theatre, is also in the running to win the Tony Award for Best Play.
See what Day and Wilson each had to say about what the nomination means to them:
The American Theatre Wing’s 71st Annual Tony Awards, hosted by Tony and Academy Award-winning actor Kevin Spacey, will air live from Radio City Music Hall on the CBS Television Network on June 11, 2017 (8:00-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT). For all the most up-to-date information on the event, visit Playbill.com/TonyAwards.