Pin It

List of Winners for the 2012 Tony Awards

Once was the big winner in last night’s Tony Awards with a big 8 wins. And for me, they were the big winner in acceptance speeches with Steve Kazee‘s moving speech for Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical. I’ll post that in a few minutes.

The show, my absolute favorite of all the awards shows, wasn’t as fun for me as the past couple of years. I thought Neil Patrick Harris was spot-on as usual but something just didn’t keep me as attentive as I would have liked to have been.

There were some great moments though. As mentioned above, Kazee’s speech as we all Audra McDonald‘s (Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical for The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess), the Once performance and James Cordon‘s… monologue (?). I also loved the Godspell performance just because I thought Corbin Bleu was singing amazingly off-key.

And, if you missed the show last night or just want to re-watch it again, CBS has it streaming on their website: CBS.com

Check out the list of winners below!Best Play
“Clybourne Park”
Author: Bruce Norris
Producers: Jujamcyn Theaters, Jane Bergère, Roger Berlind/Quintet Productions, Eric Falkenstein/Dan Frishwasser, Ruth Hendel/Harris Karma Productions, JTG Theatricals, Daryl Roth, Jon B. Platt, Center Theatre Group, Lincoln Center Theater, Playwrights Horizons

Best Musical
“Once”
Producers: Barbara Broccoli, John N. Hart, Jr., Patrick Milling Smith, Frederick Zollo, Brian Carmody, Michael G. Wilson, Orin Wolf, The Shubert Organization, Robert Cole, New York Theatre Workshop

Best Revival of a Play
“Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman”
Producers: Scott Rudin, Stuart Thompson, Jon B. Platt, Columbia Pictures, Jean Doumanian, Merritt Forrest Baer, Roger Berlind, Scott M. Delman, Sonia Friedman Productions, Ruth Hendel, Carl Moellenberg, Scott & Brian Zeilinger, Eli Bush

Best Revival of a Musical
“The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess”
Producers: Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel, Rebecca Gold, Howard Kagan, Cheryl Wiesenfeld/Brunish Trinchero/Lucio Simons TBC, Joseph & Matthew Deitch, Mark S. Golub & David S. Golub, Terry Schnuck, Freitag Productions/Koenigsberg Filerman, The Leonore S. Gershwin 1987 Trust, Universal Pictures Stage Productions, Ken Mahoney, Judith Resnick, Tulchin/Bartner/ATG, Paper Boy Productions, Christopher Hart, Alden Badway, Broadway Across America, Irene Gandy, Will Trice, American Repertory Theater

Best Book of a Musical
“Once”
Enda Walsh

Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
“Newsies”
Music: Alan Menken
Lyrics: Jack Feldman

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
James Corden, “One Man, Two Guvnors”

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Nina Arianda, “Venus in Fur”

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Steve Kazee, “Once”

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Audra McDonald, “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess”

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Christian Borle, “Peter and the Starcatcher”

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Judith Light, “Other Desert Cities”

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Michael McGrath, “Nice Work If You Can Get It”

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Judy Kaye, “Nice Work If You Can Get It”

Best Scenic Design of a Play
Donyale Werle, “Peter and the Starcatcher”

Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Bob Crowley, “Once”

Best Costume Design of a Play
Paloma Young, “Peter and the Starcatcher”

Best Costume Design of a Musical
Gregg Barnes, “Follies”

Best Lighting Design of a Play
Jeff Croiter, “Peter and the Starcatcher”

Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Natasha Katz, “Once”

Best Sound Design of a Play
Darron L West, “Peter and the Starcatcher”

Best Sound Design of a Musical
Clive Goodwin, “Once”

Best Choreography
Christopher Gattelli, “Newsies”

Best Direction of a Play
Mike Nichols, “Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman”

Best Direction of a Musical
John Tiffany, “Once”

Best Orchestrations
Martin Lowe, “Once”

Leave a Reply

Latest Videos

http://www.dailyactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/watch-conversations-with-the-nor.jpg
Watch: Conversations with ‘The Normal Heart’ Actor and ‘The Last Ship’ Director Joe Mantello
Joe Mantello received an Emmy nomination for his performance in HBO’s The Normal Heart, and what makes that particularly extraordinary is that it was Mantello’s first TV role since a 1998 appearance on Law & Order. In fact, besides appearing in the Broadway production of The Normal Heart in 2011, Mantello hasn’t had any other […]
http://www.dailyactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/watch-bryan-cranston-performs-on.jpg
Watch: Bryan Cranston Performs One-Man Baseball Show in MLB Postseason Commercial
Look, at this point anything Bryan Cranston does is worth talking about, right? He’s proven to be one of the most entertaining actors working right now. Now that he’s conquered the world of television with Breaking Bad — and receiving dozens of awards in the process — and Broadway with All The Way, Cranston can […]
http://www.dailyactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/watch-david-mamet-in-the-1976-sh.jpg
Watch: David Mamet in the 1976 Short Documentary ‘The Playwright Directs’
Though David Mamet is best known for his distinctive writing style in his scripts for the stage and screen, he has also directed theater and film. The 1976 short documentary titled The Playwright Directs depicts Mamet directing actors through several scenes at an almost frantic pace, dispensing pearls of wisdom throughout, like his thoughts on […]
http://www.dailyactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/watch-marvels-agents-of-s-h-i-e.jpg
Watch: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 1 Bloopers
Forgetting lines? Corpsing? Delivering lines in Spanish? Unruly props? All in a day’s work on the set of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, apparently. Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, and the rest of the cast find plenty of humor while playing super-serious secret agents in the Marvel Universe. While you’re waiting for season 2 of the series […]
http://www.dailyactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/audtion-tapes-robin-wright-and-h.jpg
Audition Tapes: Robin Wright and Haley Joel Osment Audition with Tom Hanks for ‘Forrest Gump’
Check out Robin Wright auditioning for the role of Jenny from Forest Gump opposite Tom Hanks. Interestingly enough, Hanks doesn’t quite have Gump’s southern drawl down just yet while the other actors audition with him. In fact, Hanks would base Gump’s voice on the voice of Michael Conner Humphreys, who played the young Forrest and […]