Tony Awards

February 02, 2018 - 10:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Tony Award-nominated actor Louis Zorich, who played a grumpy Greek diner owner in "The Muppets Take Manhattan" and the father of Paul Reiser's character on the NBC sitcom "Mad About You," has died. He was 93. Jonathan Mason, a representative at the Buchwald talent agent, says Zorich...
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Bette Midler presents the award for best performance by an actress in a leading role in a play at the 71st annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP)
June 11, 2017 - 10:10 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Tony Awards (all times local): 11:09 p.m. The Divine Miss M has won her second Tony Award for a celebrated revival of "Hello, Dolly!" Bette Midler won the best actress in a musical trophy for playing as matchmaker and schemer Dolly Levi, who receives her toughest...
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Bette Midler presents the award for best performance by an actress in a leading role in a play at the 71st annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP)
June 11, 2017 - 10:09 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Select list of winners of the 2017 Tony Awards, announced Sunday: Best Musical: "Dear Evan Hansen." Best Play: "Oslo." Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics): "Dear Evan Hansen." Best Revival of a Play: "August Wilson's Jitney." Best Revival of a Musical: "Hello, Dolly!" Best...
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Ben Platt and the cast of "Dear Evan Hansen" perform at the 71st annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP)
June 11, 2017 - 9:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — "Dear Evan Hansen," the touching, heartfelt musical about young outsiders, became very popular as the Tony Awards rumbled toward its conclusion, winning statuettes for best book, score, orchestrations and best featured actress. Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, who recently won Oscars for...
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Ben Platt and the cast of "Dear Evan Hansen" perform at the 71st annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP)
June 11, 2017 - 8:44 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — "Dear Evan Hansen," the touching, heartfelt musical about young outsiders, became very popular as the Tony Awards reached its midpoint on Sunday, winning statuettes for best book, score, orchestrations and best featured actress. Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, who recently won Oscars...
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Laurie Metcalf arrives at the 71st annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
June 11, 2017 - 8:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Tony Awards (all times local): 9:38 p.m. Laurie Metcalf has won her first Tony Award, winning best actress honors in "A Doll's House, Part 2." Metcalf, an original member of Chicago's Steppenwolf Theater, plays Henrik Ibsen's famous heroine, Nora Helmer, 15 years...
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Cynthia Nixon accepts the award for best performance by an actress in a featured role in a play for "Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes" at the 71st annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP)
June 11, 2017 - 8:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Partial list of winners for the 2017 Tony Awards, announced Sunday: Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics): "Dear Evan Hansen." Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play: Kevin Kline, "Present Laughter." Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play:...
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Cynthia Nixon arrives at the 71st annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
June 11, 2017 - 7:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Tony Awards (all times local): 8:46 p.m. Cynthia Nixon won her second Tony Award, this time for her work in Lillian Hellman's "The Little Foxes." Nixon, who played lawyer Miranda on TV in "Sex and the City" from 1998 to 2004, has also been a steady presence on...
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Gavin Creel arrives at the 71st annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
June 11, 2017 - 7:46 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Partial list of winners for the 2017 Tony Awards, announced Sunday: Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play: Michael Aronov, "Oslo." Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical: Gavin Creel, "Hello, Dolly!" Best Performance by an Actress in a...
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FILE - In this June 7, 2015 file photo, the cast of "Jersey Boys" performs at the 69th annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York. Kevin Spacey, the Oscar-winning “House of Cards” star who happens to have a Tony Award of his own, will host this year's awards show on Sunday. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
June 10, 2017 - 11:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Tony Awards kick off with Kevin Spacey as its first-time host hoping to shake the telecast's post-"Hamilton" hangover. The leading musical Tony nominees on Sunday are "Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812" with 12 nominations, "Dear Evan Hansen" with nine and "Hello,...
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