THEIR FAVORITE THINGS: Five-Time Tony Winner Audra McDonald Shares Her Theatregoing Experiences

By Andrew Gans
17 Jul 2013



Phylicia Rashad in A Raisin in the Sun 


"I know Phylicia well and adore her, and every night when she got on that stage and became Lena Younger, she didn't disappear so much as she did grow these roots — like an enormous tree that would reach down through the stage, the theatre, the concrete of the city and bore down into the earth and your soul."