Glee actress makes history with incredible achievement at the 2019 Tony Awards
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Glee star Ali Stroker made history at the Tony Awards on Sunday night (June 9), as she became the first person in a wheelchair to be nominated for and win a Tony Award.

The annual celebration of Broadway’s finest, hosted by James Corden at Radio City Music Hall in New York, saw Stroker take home the trophy for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of Ado Annie in Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!

The 31-year-old, who was a finalist on the second season of The Glee Project and later appeared as a guest star on Glee as Betty Pillsbury in 2013, dedicated her award to children with disabilities.