The 2010 Tony Award Nominations Are In!
The 64th Annual Tony Awards are set to be handed out on June 13th on CBS. Click through for the full list of nominees, who were announced earlier this morning by Jeff Daniels and Glee star Lea Michele. Did your favorite shows and stars from the 2009-2010 season make the cut? Or did they get snubbed (we’re looking at you David Mamet and Kristin Chenoweth).
Best Play In the Next Room or the Vibrator Play Next Fall Red Time Stands Still
Best Musical American Idiot Fela! Memphis Million Dollar Quartet
Best Book of a Musical Everyday Rapture – Dick Scanlan and Sherie Rene Scott Fela! – Jim Lewis & Bill T. Jones Memphis – Joe DiPietro Million Dollar Quartet – Colin Escott and Floyd Mutrux
Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre The Addams Family – Music & Lyrics: Andrew Lippa Enron – Music: Adam Cork, Lyrics: Lucy Prebble Fences – Music: Branford Marsalis Memphis – Music: David Bryan, Lyrics: Joe DiPietro, David Bryan
Best Revival of a Play Fences Lend Me a Tenor The Royal Family A View from the Bridge
Best Revival of a Musical Finian’s Rainbow La Cage aux Folles A Little Night Music Ragtime
Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play Jude Law, Hamlet Alfred Molina, Red Liev Schreiber, A View from the Bridge Christopher Walken, A Behanding in Spokane Denzel Washington, Fences
Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play Viola Davis, Fences Valerie Harper, Looped Linda Lavin, Collected Stories Laura Linney, Time Stands Still Jan Maxwell, The Royal Family
Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical Kelsey Grammer, La Cage aux Folles Sean Hayes, Promises, Promises Douglas Hodge, La Cage aux Folles Chad Kimball, Memphis Sahr Ngaujah, Fela!
Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical Kate Baldwin, Finian’s Rainbow Montego Glover, Memphis Christiane Noll, Ragtime Sherie Rene Scott, Everyday Rapture Catherine Zeta-Jones, A Little Night Music
Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play David Alan Grier, Race Stephen McKinley Henderson, Fences Jon Michael Hill, Superior Donuts Stephen Kunken, Enron Eddie Redmayne, Red
Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play Maria Dizzia, In the Next Room or the Vibrator Play Rosemary Harris, The Royal Family Jessica Hecht, A View from the Bridge Scarlett Johansson, A View from the Bridge Jan Maxwell, Lend Me a Tenor
Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical Kevin Chamberlin, The Addams Family Robin De Jesús, La Cage aux Folles Christopher Fitzgerald, Finian’s Rainbow Levi Kreis, Million Dollar Quartet Bobby Steggert, Ragtime
Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical Barbara Cook, Sondheim on Sondheim Katie Finneran, Promises, Promises Angela Lansbury, A Little Night Music Karine Plantadit, Come Fly Away Lillias White, Fela!
Best Scenic Design of a Play John Lee Beatty, The Royal Family Alexander Dodge, Present Laughter Santo Loquasto, Fences Christopher Oram, Red
Best Scenic Design of a Musical Marina Draghici, Fela! Christine Jones, American Idiot Derek McLane, Ragtime Tim Shortall, La Cage aux Folles
Best Costume Design of a Play Martin Pakledinaz, Lend Me a Tenor Constanza Romero, Fences David Zinn, In the Next Room or the Vibrator Play Catherine Zuber, The Royal Family
Best Costume Design of a Musical Marina Draghici, Fela! Santo Loquasto, Ragtime Paul Tazewell, Memphis Matthew Wright, La Cage aux Folles
Best Lighting Design of a Play Neil Austin, Hamlet Neil Austin, Red Mark Henderson, Enron Brian MacDevitt, Fences
Best Lighting Design of a Musical Kevin Adams, American Idiot Donald Holder, Ragtime Nick Richings, La Cage aux Folles Robert Wierzel, Fela!
Best Sound Design of a Play Acme Sound Partners, Fences Adam Cork, Enron Adam Cork, Red Scott Lehrer, A View from the Bridge
Best Sound Design of a Musical Jonathan Deans, La Cage aux Folles Robert Kaplowitz, Fela! Dan Moses Schreier and Gareth Owen, A Little Night Music Dan Moses Schreier, Sondheim on Sondheim
Best Direction of a Play Michael Grandage, Red Sheryl Kaller, Next Fall Kenny Leon, Fences Gregory Mosher, A View from the Bridge
Best Direction of a Musical Christopher Ashley, Memphis Marcia Milgrom Dodge, Ragtime Terry Johnson, La Cage aux Folles Bill T. Jones, Fela!
Best Choreography Rob Ashford, Promises, Promises Bill T. Jones, Fela! Lynne Page, La Cage aux Folles Twyla Tharp, Come Fly Away
Best Orchestrations Jason Carr, La Cage aux Folles Aaron Johnson, Fela! Jonathan Tunick, Promises, Promises Daryl Waters & David Bryan, Memphis
Tony Nominations by the Numbers Fela! – 11 La Cage aux Folles – 11 Fences – 10 Memphis – 8 Ragtime – 7 Red – 7 A View from the Bridge – 6 The Royal Family – 5 Enron – 4 A Little Night Music – 4 Promises, Promises – 4 American Idiot – 3 Finian’s Rainbow – 3 In the Next Room or the Vibrator Play – 3 Lend Me a Tenor – 3 Million Dollar Quartet – 3 The Addams Family – 2 Come Fly Away – 2 Everyday Rapture – 2 Hamlet – 2 Next Fall – 2 Time Stands Still – 2 A Behanding in Spokane – 1 Collected Stories – 1 Looped – 1 Present Laughter – 1 Race – 1 Superior Donuts – 1