Presenters and Performances for the 66th Annual Tony Awards

My favorite of all the award shows, the Tony Awards, are coming up this Sunday on CBS at 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. Delayed on the West Coast…. Thanks CBS!

Hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, the show will have appearances by Ellen Barkin, Candice Bergen, Jessica Chastain, Sheryl Crow, Nick Jonas, Angela Lansbury, James Marsden, Jim Parsons, Mandy Patinkin, Tyler Perry, Bernadette Peters, Christopher Plummer, Paul Rudd, Amanda Seyfried, Trey Parker and Matt Stone among others. 

As for the performances, the absolute best part of the show, they are as follows:

Musicals

  • Evita featuring Ricky Martin and Elena Roger
  • Follies featuring Tony nominated actor Danny Burstein
  • The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess featuring Tony nominees Audra McDonald, Norm Lewis and David Alan Grier
  • Jesus Christ Superstar featuring Tony nominee Josh Young
  • Leap of Faith featuring Raúl Esparza
  • Newsies, featuring Tony nominated actor Jeremy Jordan
  • Nice Work If You Can Get It featuring Matthew Broderick and Tony nominee Kelli O’Hara
  • Once featuring Tony nominees Steve Kazee, Cristin Milioti and Elizabeth A. Davis.
  • Corbin Bleu and the cast of Godspell
  • Ghost The Musical featuring Bryce Pinkham, Caissie Levy and Richard Fleeshman.     

Plays

  • End of the Rainbow with Tony nominated actress Tracie Bennett
  • One Man, Two Guvnors with Tony nominated actor James Corden
  • Peter and the Starcatcher featuring Tony nominees Christian Borle and Celia Keenan-Bolger

 

Leave a Reply

http://www.dailyactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/24-legacy-corey-hawkins.jpg
Tony Nominee Corey Hawkins on His Nearly-Disastrous Juilliard Audition
"I remember thinking, ‘I want to go to Juilliard, I want that structure and I want that rigor and that classical foundation.’" - Corey Hawkins
http://www.dailyactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/the-walking-dead-josh-mcdermitt.jpg
Josh McDermitt: “I moved to LA a little later in my life than when most people move and I feel like I’m better for it.”
"You have wins, you have losses. You have to remain positive, that’s probably the biggest challenge; to not get yourself down." - Josh McDermitt on Acting
http://www.dailyactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/tracy-letts-indignation.png
Tracy Letts on Turning Down Acting Work: “It’s not worth doing work that I’m not proud of”
"I'm in a weird and enviable position in that, because of my playwriting, I don't have to do anything as an actor I don't want to do." - Tracy Letts
http://www.dailyactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/elizabeth-moss-handmais-tale.jpg
Elisabeth Moss on ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ and Doing Television When Actors Weren’t “Supposed” to Do Television
"I still get excited when I get offered stuff. Like, a part of me thinks, They think I can do it! That’s awesome!" - Elisabeth Moss
http://www.dailyactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/dennis-quaid-dogs-purpose.jpg
Dennis Quaid on Discovering Acting and His Early Career
"I discovered that acting was really a study of human behavior; what made people tick. And that fascinated me, and still fascinates me." - Dennis Quaid