Last Night’s Tony Awards Goes To:
- 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