72nd Annual Tony Awards – The Winners

Tony Awards 2018

We’d like to take a moment and review, in celebration, the winners of the 2018 Tony Awards.  Catch as many of these shows as you can!

The Band’s Visit

2018 Tony Awards (10)

Best Musical
Best Book of a Musical
Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Shalhoub)
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Katrina Lenk)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Ari’el Stachel)
Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Best Sound Design of a Musical
Best Direction of a Musical
Best Orchestrations

What’s The Band’s Visit about?

An Egyptian police band travels to Israel to play a concert when a mix-up at the border sends them to a remote village in the middle of the desert, where they must seek the help of the locals, and their lives become intertwined in the most unexpected ways.

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

2018 Tony Awards (6)

Best Play
Best Scenic Design of a Play
Best Costume Design of a Play
Best Lighting Design of a Play
Best Sound Design of a Play
Best Direction of a Play

What’s Harry Potter and the Cursed Child about?

From J.K. Rowling, the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official stage production, where an adult Harry and his son Albus struggle with the past and present manifestations of the Potter family legacy in a time-traveling adventure to save the world from the evil Lord Voldemort.

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Angels in America

2018 Tony Awards (3)

Best Revival of a Play
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Andrew Garfield)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Nathan Lane)

What’s Angels in America about?

A revival of Tony Kushner’s two-part Pulitzer Prize-winning drama set in New York against the AIDS crisis at the height of the Reagan era, presenting a complex, often metaphorical, and at times symbolic examination of illness and homosexuality in America.

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Three Tall Women

2018 Tony Awards (2)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Glenda Jackson)
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Laurie Metcalf)

What’s Three Tall Women about?

A revival of Edward Albee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning treasure, Three Tall Women looks at personality, survival and self-deception through the eyes of three women.

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Once On This Island

2018 Tony Awards (1)

Best Revival of a Musical

What’s Once On This Island about?

A revival of the Caribbean-infused musical where a group of storytellers, caught in the midst of an unrelenting storm, recount the tale of Ti Moune, a Caribbean island country girl in love with an aristocrat.

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Carousel

2018 Tony Awards (2)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Lindsay Mendez)
Best Choreography

What’s Carousel about?

A revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s beloved musical, Carousel revolves around carousel barker Billy Bigelow, whose romance with millworker Julie Jordan comes at a fatal price.

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SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical

2018 Tony Awards (1)

Best Scenic Design of a Musical

What’s SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical about?

Based on the hit Nickelodeon cartoon series, a new musical that follows SpongeBob SquarePants and the denizens of Bikini Bottom as they rally to save their undersea world from total annihilation from an eruption of a volcano named Mount Humongous.

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My Fair Lady

2018 Tony Awards (1)

Best Costume Design of a Musical

What’s My Fair Lady about?

An English professor of phonetics makes a bet that he can transform a Cockney flower girl into a lady, in a revival of Lerner and Loewe’s classic musical adaptation of George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion.

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Special Tony Award:

Bruce Springsteen, Springsteen on Broadway

Special Tony Award:

John Leguizamo, Latin History for Morons

Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre:

Chita Rivera

Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre:

Andrew Lloyd Webber

Regional Theatre Tony Award:

La MaMa E. T. C.

Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award:

Nick Scandalios

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