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2016
SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2016
Live at Beacon Theatre

Dennis Kelly — Nominee for Best Book

Show:
Matilda

Other Honors for This Production:
—Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Book of a Musical
—Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Book of a Musical

Tony History:
This is Kelly's first Tony nomination.

Fun Fact:
Dennis Kelly didn't do any drama in school and left when he was 16 years old to work at a supermarket. He thought he was going to become an actor but learned he preferred writing, so, at 30, he attended Goldsmiths, University of London and completed a Drama BA.

Other Nominees for Best Book

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