Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Tony Awards 2014: Highlights and Performances

Host Hugh Jackman (C) onstage during the 2014 Tony Awards. Credit: Theo Wargo/Getty ImagesThe 68th Annual Tony Awards ceremony was held this past weekend at Radio City Music Hall in New York, and in Broadway style featured some of today’s greatest singers, dancers, musicians, directors, writers and choreographers mixed in with Hollywood and Music’s most memorable names and films. Some of the evening’s winners included the award for best musical, which went to “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder,” and the award for Best Play, which went to “All The Way,” by Robert Schenkkan.

Winner: Best Play

ALL THE WAY by Robert Schenkkan

A gripping new play about a pivotal moment in American history starring Bryan Cranston as President Lyndon B. Johnson.

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Winner: Best Musical

A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER

A new musical comedy set in England’s elegant Edwardian era that shows just how low we’ll go to make it to the top.

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Winner: Best Revival of a Musical

HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH

Neil Patrick Harris stars in the Broadway premiere of the legendary John Cameron Mitchell/Stephen Trask rock musical.

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Winner: Best Original Score

THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Music and Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown

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Winner: Best Actor in a Play

BRYAN CRANSTON, in All the Way

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Winner: Best Actress in a Play

AUDRA MCDONALD, in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill

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Winner: Best Actor in a Musical

NEIL PATRICK HARRIS, in Hedwig and the Angry Inch

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Winner: Best Actress in a Play

JESSIE MUELLER, in Beautiful–The Carole King Musical

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A full list of the evening’s winners can be found at the Tony Awards Official Site

Alan Cumming and the cast of “Cabaret”

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Host Hugh Jackman giving a final salute

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James Monroe Iglehart, and Adam Jacobs in “Aladdin.”

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Hugh Jackman and the cast of “After Midnight”

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Terence Archie in “Rocky”

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Gladys Knight, Fantasia Barrino and Patti Labelle perform with the cast of “After Midnight.”

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Jefferson Mays in “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder”

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