National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu Accepts A 2016 Special Tony Award On Behalf of the Agency

On Sunday, June 12, at the 2016 Tony Awards in New York City, National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu accepted a Special Tony Award on behalf of the agency for its “unwavering commitment in paving the road" between Broadway and cities throughout the U.S.” In the words of Heather Hitchens, president of the American Theatre Wing and Charlotte St. Martin, president of the Broadway League, the NEA is “invaluable to our industry, and to our nation’s cultural legacy.”