2015 Tony Award winners!

From left, Judy Kuhn, Oscar Williams, Ms. Lucas, Zell Steele Morrow and Michael Cerveris in the show “Fun Home,” winner of five Tony Awards tonight. Credit Sara Krulwich/The New York Times
From left, Judy Kuhn, Oscar Williams, Ms. Lucas, Zell Steele Morrow and Michael Cerveris in the show “Fun Home,” winner of five Tony Awards tonight. Credit Sara Krulwich/The New York Times

The winners of the 2015 Tony Awards:

BEST PLAY
**** WINNER The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Disgraced
Hand to God
Wolf Hall

BEST MUSICAL
An American in Paris
**** WINNER Fun Home
Something Rotten!
The Visit

BEST REVIVAL OF A PLAY
The Elephant Man
**** WINNER Skylight
This is Our Youth
You Can’t Take it With You

BEST REVIVAL OF A MUSICAL
**** WINNER The King and I
On the Town
On the Twentieth Century

BEST BOOK OF A MUSICAL
An American in Paris (Craig Lucas)
**** WINNER Fun Home (Lisa Kron)
Something Rotten! (Karey Kirkpatrick and John O’Farrell)
The Visit (Terrence McNally)

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE (MUSIC AND/OR LYRICS) WRITTEN FOR THE THEATRE
**** WINNER Fun Home (Music: Music: Jeanine Tesori; lyrics: Lisa Kron)
The Last Ship (Music & lyrics: Sting)
Something Rotten! (Music & lyrics: Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick)
The Visit (Music: John Kander; lyrics: Fred Ebb)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE IN A PLAY
Steven Boyer, Hand to God
Bradley Cooper, The Elephant Man
Ben Miles, Wolf Hall
Bill Nighy, Skylight
**** WINNER Alex Sharp, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE IN A PLAY
Geneva Carr, Hand to God
**** WINNER Helen Mirren, The Audience
Elisabeth Moss, The Heidi Chronicles
Carey Mulligan, Skylight
Ruth Wilson, Constellations

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE IN A MUSICAL
**** WINNER Michael Cerveris , Fun Home
Robert Fairchild, An American in Paris
Brian d’Arcy James, Something Rotten!
Ken Watanabe, The King and I
Tony Yazbeck, On the Town

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE IN A MUSICAL
Kristin Chenoweth, On the Twentieth Century
Leanne Cope, An American in Paris
Beth Malone, Fun Home
**** WINNER Kelli O’Hara, The King and I
Chita Rivera, The Visit

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A PLAY
Matthew Beard, Skylight
K. Todd Freeman, Airline Highway
**** WINNER Richard McCabe, The Audience
Alessandro Nivola, The Elephant Man
Nathaniel Parker, Wolf Hall
Micah Stock, It’s Only a Play

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A PLAY
**** WINNER Annaleigh Ashford , You Can’t Take it With You
Patricia Clarkson, The Elephant Man
Lydia Leonard , Wolf Hall
Sarah Stiles, Hand to God
Julie White, Airline Highway

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A MUSICAL
**** WINNER Christian Borle , Something Rotten!
Andy Karl, On the Twentieth Century
Brad Oscar, Something Rotten!
Brandon Uranowitz, An American in Paris
Max von Essen, An American in Paris

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A MUSICAL
Victoria Clark, Gigi
Judy Kuhn, Fun Home
Sydney Lucas, Fun Home
**** WINNER Ruthie Ann Miles, The King and I
Emily Skeggs, Fun Home

BEST SCENIC DESIGN OF A PLAY
**** WINNER The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Bunny Christie and Finn Ross)
Skylight (Bob Crowley)
Wolf Hall (Christopher Oram)
You Can’t Take it With You (David Rockwell)

BEST SCENIC DESIGN OF A MUSICAL
**** WINNER An American in Paris (Bob Crowley/Benjamin Pearcy/Leo Warner for 59 Productions)
On the Twentieth Century (David Rockwell)
The King and I (Michael Yeargan)
Fun Home (David Zinn)

BEST COSTUME DESIGN OF A PLAY
The Audience (Bob Crowley)
You Can’t Take it With You (Jane Greenwood)
**** WINNER Wolf Hall (Christopher Oram)
Airline Highway (David Zinn)

BEST COSTUME DESIGN OF A MUSICAL
Something Rotten! (Gregg Barnes)
An American in Paris (Bob Crowley)
On the Twentieth Century William Ivey Long
**** WINNER The King and I (Catherine Zuber)

BEST LIGHTING DESIGN OF A PLAY
**** WINNER The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Paule Constable)
Wolf Hall (Paule Constable and David Plater)
Skylight (Natasha Katz)
Airline Highway (Japhy Weideman)

BEST LIGHTING DESIGN OF A MUSICAL
The King and I (Donald Holder)
**** WINNER An American in Paris (Natasha Katz)
Fun Home (Ben Stanton)
The Visit (Japhy Weideman)

BEST DIRECTION OF A PLAY
Stephen Daldry , Skylight
**** WINNER Marianne Elliott, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Scott Ellis, You Can’t Take It With You
Jeremy Herrin, Wolf Hall
Moritz von Stuelpnagel, Hand to God

BEST DIRECTION OF A MUSICAL
**** WINNER Sam Gold, Fun Home
Casey Nicholaw , Something Rotten!
John Rando, On the Town
Bartlett Sher, The King and I
Christopher Wheeldon, An American in Paris

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
Joshua Bergasse, On the Town
Christopher Gattelli, The King and I
Scott Graham & Steven Hoggett, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Casey Nicholaw, Something Rotten!
**** WINNER Christopher Wheeldon, An American in Paris

BEST ORCHESTRATIONS
**** WINNER An American in Paris (Christopher Austin, Don Sebesky, Bill Elliott)
Fun Home (John Clancy)
Something Rotten! (Larry Hochman)
The Last Ship (Rob Mathes)

SPECIAL TONY AWARD® FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT IN THE THEATRE
Tommy Tune

SPECIAL TONY AWARD
John Cameron Mitchell

REGIONAL THEATRE TONY AWARD
Cleveland Play House

ISABELLE STEVENSON TONY AWARD
Stephen Schwartz

TONY HONORS FOR EXCELLENCE IN THE THEATRE
Arnold Abramson
Adrian Bryan-Brown
Gene O’Donovan

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