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

By Andrew Gans
17 Jul 2013


Cicely Tyson in The Trip to Bountiful 


"Her performance is one of the only times I have ever lost emotional control as an audience member. When she cried out the words Bountiful...I felt my heart burst, and I started to sob, and I didn't stop until I was across the street at a restaurant after the performance about an hour later. (Ask anyone who was with me that night. It is absolutely true.)"