Shalhoub, who won for his portrayal of Tewfiq, the leader of an Egyptian band, used his minute in the spotlight to speak about his father's arrival at Ellis Island from Lebanon almost a century ago.
"I think we want ultimately the tone of the night to be about positivity and inclusively, and certainly we're both people who are politically minded, but that's not really what this particular night is about", Bareilles said.
"And after 9/11, it was very, very hard for me", Mr. Stachel continued, as his parents beamed with pride from the audience.
The show also won awards for its luminous lead actress, Katrina Lenk, and its director, book and score, among others.
Orin Wolf, producer of "The Band's Visit", didn't have overall Monday ticket-sales numbers, but he said the post-Tony increase was significant. Composer David Yazbek, speaking later at the Tony after-party, said the show had special resonance amid "the climate of divisiveness that we're seeing".
Others were less caustic though just as inspiring.
Co-hosts Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles kicked the show off with a self-parodying duet on piano for all the losers out there - including them. Salonga plays the role of one of the island gods who will help Ti Moune reunite with the man who has captured her heart. He referenced a recent Supreme Court order upholding the right of a Colorado baker to refuse to bake a cake for the marriage of a same sex couple.
The "Amazing Spiderman" fame actor honoured the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community, saying: "It is a spirit that says no to oppression".
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play: Laurie Metcalf, "Three Tall Women". He said one moment will be dedicated to the movement but details remained "top secret".
A British revival of "Angels in America", Tony Kushner's monumental, two-part drama about AIDS, life and love during the 1980s, grabbed three big awards, including best play revival and acting trophies for Andrew Garfield and Nathan Lane.
During the ceremony, Robert De Niro directed an expletive at US President Donald Trump when introducing a performance from Bruce Springsteen, causing the network to bleep him while live on air. And then he did it again. So, which number had audiences at home laughing/cheering/crying/snotting the most?
The racoon eventually stopped for a nap on a window ledge on the 22nd floor, Twin Cities Pioneer Press reported . The raccoon then steadily ascended UBS Tower, taking the time to groom itself and lay down along the way.
Japan's top automaker Toyota Motor Corp is investing US$1 billion in Grab, the leading ride-hailing company in Southeast Asia. Grab said it logs six million rides a day via apps downloaded onto over 100 million mobile devices.
The highest-profile of those leaving his post was Bishop Juan Barros of Osorno, 61, who has been in the vortex of the abuse saga. Pope Francis attends a meeting with faithful of the diocese of Rome at Saint John Lateran Basilica in Rome.
The world number one goes in search of Roland Garros title number 11 against Dominic Thiem of Austria on Sunday. He hit a forehand long for 0-30 and then hit another forehand into the net to gift Nadal three set points.
We've spoken about our values and how we want to be perceived by the Australian public and the cricket public in general. But as well as trying to mould a new-look side, Paine must also cement his own place.
Trump's complaint is that Canada-U.S. discussions went well behind closed doors at the G7 meeting in La Malbaie, Que., but Mr. Also on Monday, former Trump aide and a former Breitbart editor Sebastian Gorka criticized Trudeau, calling him "childish".
Visitors pass in front of the Chinese telecom giant ZTE booth February 26 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) said, "China is using its telecommunications companies as means to conduct espionage".
The script is based on a treatment by Jenkins and Geoff Johns , who recently confirmed that the film takes place in 1984. But the most revelatory thing about these images is that they confirm Chris Pine's return as Steve Trevor.
He took part in the team training session on Wednesday but did not engage in any pieces of training that involves the ball. Mohamed Salah looks to be on course to make his return for Egypt in time for the beginning of the World Cup .
Heavy rain is likely to become the main hazard from the storm over Baja California and Mexico's adjacent mainland coast. It was located about 255 miles from Manzanillo, Mexico , the National Hurricane Center said.
They warned "the amount of new infrastructure required for the Morocco 2026 bid to become reality can not be overstated". President Donald Trump welcomed the news, tweeting: "The U.S., together with Mexico and Canada, just got the World Cup".
With there being a number of digital assistants to choose from, each is now focusing on becoming smarter than the competition. That lead to unnatural sentences like "turn on the lights in the living room and turn on the lights in the kitchen".
Investors in the 2017 Fyre Festival lost over $26 million in what was billed as "the cultural experience of the decade". McFarland's lawyers were not immediately available to comment on the new charges.
The United States imposed new tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum less than two weeks ago on a "national security" basis. A Trump adviser had suggested Sunday that Trump saw Trudeau as trying to weaken his hand before the meeting with Kim.
Kim, Moon's spokesman, says Seoul is still trying to figure out the exact meaning and intent of Trump's comments. Dandong is a little more than 500 miles from Beijing , but sits extremely close to the elusive North Korea.
She was involved in a heated argument with a male employee of the hotel that escalated until Abraham allegedly struck the man. The reality star was reportedly shouting things like, "I'm a celebrity", and, "You should know who I am", according to TMZ .
He said that Microsoft was recommitting and harnessing the full breath of the company to deliver on the future of play. Microsoft, for example, has gone this route with the Xbox One and its backwards compatibility with the Xbox 360.
Griffin called her husband, who told her to immediately remove the tick, put it in a plastic bag, and rush Kailyn to the hospital. When Jessica Griffin's 5-year-old daughter Kailyn Kirk went to sleep the night of June 5, nothing seemed out of the ordinary.
The "United Bid" calls for the U.S.to host 60 matches, including all games from the quarter-finals through to the final. The United States was defeated in the final round of voting to determine the 2022 World Cup host.
The decision comes a month after Casey was let go and one day after he was hired by the Detroit Pistons as their new coach. Nurse, 50, joined the franchise five years ago and was a longtime assistant under former Raptors coach Dwane Casey .
PM Modi's fitness challenge video has come over a month after he accepted cricketer Virat Kohli's fitness challenge on Twitter. HD Kumaraswamy, within minutes of getting nominated, responded by thanking the Prime Minister for his concern for his health.
Earlier it was reported that in the area of the island of Okinawa fell into the sea the American fighter F-15. In December 2017, two alleged incidents of parts falling from helicopters onto civilian territory occurred.