Locals win big at Tony Awards

Published: Jun 09 2013 08:00:00 PM EDT   Updated On: Jun 10 2013 07:28:26 PM EDT

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.