Locals win big at Tony Awards

Posted: 8:00 PM EDT Jun 09, 2013   Updated: 7:28 PM EDT Jun 10, 2013

Two people who hail from our region won trophies last night during the prestigious Tony Awards.

Christopher Durang won a Tony for best play. He's the writer of "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike." Durang is from Erwinna in Tinicum Township, Bucks County.

Ann Roth won a Tony for Best Costume Design for a Play: "The Nance." Roth is from Lower Mount Bethel Township in Northampton County.