- Last night, the stars of the stage had their big night at the Tony Awards ceremony.
- The stage play “Hadestown” had a heavenly night at the show and picked up eight awards that included best new musical and a win for the best director who happened to be a female.
- Elaine May, Santino Fontana, and Stephanie J. Block each won their first Tony Award while Bryan Cranston picked up his second Tony Award.
- The special moment of the night went to Ali Stroker as she became the first actor in a wheelchair to win a Tony Award for her role in “Oklahoma!”
The Tony Awards Winners:
Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play: Celia Keenan-Bolger for To Kill A Mockingbird
Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play: Bertie Carvel for Ink
Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play: Elaine May for The Waverly Gallery
Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical: Andre De Shields for Hadestown
Best Direction of a Musical: Rachel Chavkin for Hadestown
Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical: Ali Stroker for Oklahoma
Best Revival of a Play: The Boys In The Band
Best Direction of a Play: Sam Mendes for The Ferryman
Best Original Score: Anais Mitchell for Hadestown
Best Revival of a Musical: Oklahoma
Best Leading Actor in a Play: Bryan Cranston for Network
Best Play: The Ferryman
Best Leading Actor in a Musical: Santino Fontana for Tootsie
Best Leading Actress in a Musical: Stephanie J. Block for The Cher Show
Joel & Maryann in the Morning are hoping to get an award one day! In the meantime enjoy the show! Maryann Morgan
In case you missed this year’s Tony Awards that brought together the biggest stars on Broadway’s biggest night at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday night, I compiled a list so you can be in the know in your office kitchen chatter.
Tony Award Winners Special Highlights: