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I hate to complain

Originally, I was going to fill this column with my annual rant against the Tony Awards. This year, they really outdid themselves. The design winners were barely seen on-air, having been relegated to a time slot before the broadcast began. I was all set to denounce the New York Theatre Wing and the League of American Theatres and Producers for marginalizing the work of designers. There's only one hitch: The winners didn't show up. Two of the three design awards, for scenery and lighting, went

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