PLATINUM RYE ENTERTAINMENT BLOG

June8th

The 2015 Tony Awards is an annual award show that recognizes achievement in live Broadway theatre. The award show was aired live last night, June 7th, on CBS. The Tony Awards show was held at the Radio City Music Hall in New York City and was hosted by Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming.

Check out the full list of winners below!

BEST PLAY

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Simon Stephens – WINNER

Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar

Hand to God by Robert Askins

Wolf Hall Parts One & Two by Hilary Mantel and Mike Poulton

BEST MUSICAL

An American in Paris

Fun Home – WINNER

Something Rotten!

The Visit

BEST REVIVAL OF A PLAY

The Elephant Man

Skylight by David Hare– WINNER

This is Our Youth

You Can’t Take It with You

BEST REVIVAL OF A MUSICAL

The King and I – WINNER

On the Town

On the Twentieth Century

BEST BOOK OF A MUSICAL

Craig Lucas for An American In Paris

Lisa Kron for Fun Home – WINNER

Karey Kirkpatrick and John O’Farrell for Something Rotten!

Terrence McNally for The Visit

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE (MUSIC AND/OR LYRICS) WRITTEN FOR THE THEATRE

Fun Home– Music: Jeanine Tesori, Lyrics: Lisa Kron –WINNER

The Last Ship– Music &Lyrics: Sting

Something Rotten!– Music & Lyrics: Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick

The Visit– Music: John Kander Lyics: Fred Ebb

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE IN A PLAY

Steven Boyer for Hand To God

Bradley Cooper for The Elephant Man

Ben Miles for Wolf Hall Parts One & Two

Bill Nighy for Skylight

Alex Sharp for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the night-time – WINNER

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE IN A PLAY

Geneva Carr for Hand to God

Helen Mirren for The Audience – WINNER

Elisabeth Moss for The Heidi Chronicles

Carey Mulligan for Skylight

Ruth Wilson for Constellations 

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE IN A MUSICAL

Michael Cerveris for Fun Home – WINNER

Robert Fairchild for An American in Paris

Brian d’Arcy for Something Rotten!

  Ken Watanabe for The King and I

Tony Yazbeck for On the Town

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE IN A MUSICAL

Krisin Chenoweth for On the Twentieth Century

Leanne Cope for An American in Paris

            Beth Malone for Fun Home

Kelli O’Hara for The King and I – WINNER

Chita Rivera for The Visit

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A PLAY

            Matthew Beard for Skylight

            K. Todd Freeman for Airline Highway

Richard McCabe for The Audience – WINNER

Alessandro Nivola for The Elephant Man

            Nathaniel Parker for Wolf Hall Parts One & Two

Micah Stock for It’s Only a Play

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A PLAY

Annaleigh Ashford for You Can’t Take It with You – WINNER

Patricia Clarkson for The Elephant Man

Lydia Leonard for Wolf Hall Parts One & Two

Sarah Stiles for Hand to God

Julie White for Airline Highway

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A MUSICAL

Christian Borle for Something Rotten! – WINNER

Andy Karl for On the Twentieth Century

Brad Oscar for Something Rotten!

Brandon Uranowtiz for An American in Paris

Max von Essen for An American in Paris

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A MUSICAL

Ruthie Ann Miles for The King and I – WINNER

Judy Kuhn for Fun Home

            Sydney Lucas for Fun Home

Emily Skeggs for Fun Home

BEST SCENIC DESIGN OF A PLAY

Bunny Christie and Finn Ross for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – WINNER

Bob Crowley for Skylight

            Christopher Oram for Wolf Hall Parts One & Two

David Rockwell for You Can’t Take It with You

BEST SCENIC DESIGN OF A MUSICAL

Bob Crowley and 59 Productions for An American in Paris – WINNER

David Rockwell for On the Twentieth Century

Michael Yeargan for The King and I

 David Zinn for Fun Home

BEST COSTUME DESIGN OF A PLAY

            Bob Crowley for The Audience

            Jane Greenwood for You Can’t Take It with You

Christopher Oram for Wolf Hall Parts One & Two – WINNER

David Zinn for Airline Highway

BEST COSTUME DESIGN OF A MUSICAL

            Gregg Barnes for Something Rotten!

            Bob Crowley for An American in Paris

            William Ivey Long for On the Twentieth Century

Catherine Zuber for The King and I – WINNER

BEST LIGHTING DESIGN OF A PLAY

Paule Constable for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – WINNER

Paule Constable and David Plater for Wolf Hall Parts One & Two

Natasha Katz for Skylight

Japhy Weideman for Airline Highway

BEST LIGHTING DESIGN OF A MUSICAL

            Donald Holder for The King and I

Natasha Katz for An American in Paris – WINNER

Ben Stanton for Fun Home

Japhy Weideman for The Visit

BEST DIRECTION OF A PLAY

            Stephen Daldry for Skylight

Marianne Elliott for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – WINNER

Scott Ellis for You Can’t Take It with You

Jeremy Herrin for Wolf Hall Parts One & Two

Moritz von Stuelpnagel for Hand to God

BEST DIRECTION OF A MUSICAL

Sam Gold for Fun Home – WINNER

Casey Nicholaw for Something Rotten!

John Rando for On the Town

Bartlett Sher for The King and I

Christopher Wheeldon for An American in Paris

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

Joshua Bergasse for On the Town

Christopher Gattelli for The King and I

Scott Graham & Steven Hoggett for Frantic Assembly for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Casey Nicholaw for Something Rotten!

Christopher Wheeldon for An American in Paris – WINNER

BEST ORCHESTRATIONS

Christopher Austin, Don Sebesky, Bill Elliott for An American in Paris – WINNER

John Clancy for Fun Home

Larry Hochman for Something Rotten!

Rob Mathes for The Last Ship

SPECIAL TONY AWARD® FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT IN THE THEATRE

Tommy tune

SPECIAL TONY AWARD

John Cameron Mitchell

REGIONAL THEATRE TONY AWARD

Cleveland Play House, Cleveland, Ohio

ISABELLE STEVENSON TONY AWARF

Stephen Schwartz

TONY HONORS FOR EXCELLENCE IN THE THEATRE

Arnold Abramson, Adrian Bryan-Brown, Gene O’Donovan