The Triad will be in the spotlight this weekend.
The Tony Awards air on WFMY News 2 Sunday starting at 8 p.m.
Two UNC School of the Arts alumni are nominated for awards - J.T. Rogers and Winston-Salem native Jennifer Ehle.
Rogers is nominated for Best Play for his work 'OSLO.' He is the playwright.
Ehle is nominated for Best Actress for her performance in OSLO.
OSLO has a total of seven Tony Award nominations.
Graduates of UNCSA appeared in or worked on seven additional plays that were nominated.
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