The Tony nominated shows Dear Evan Hansen, The Great Comet, Come From Away, Groundhog Day, Miss Saigon, Falsettos and Hello, Dolly! will all bring their magic to the 2017 Tony Awards telecast on June 11. Bandstand and War Paint, will also have a chance to showcase their wares. Missing will be the box office hit Anastasia, A Bronx Tale and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Even though these shows are Broadway box office winners, the Tony’s have left them out. Also not included is the revival of Sunset Boulevard, starring Glenn Close. Instead The Radio City Rockettes and 2016 Tony winners Cynthia Erivo and Leslie Odom Jr. will perform.
Expect onstage appearances by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Scott Bakula, Sara Bareilles, Rachel Bloom, Glenn Close, Brian d’Arcy James, Sutton Foster, Whoopi Goldberg, Jonathan Groff, Mark Hamill, Christopher Jackson, Allison Janney, Nick Kroll, John Legend, John Lithgow, Patina Miller, John Mulaney, David Oyelowo, Chazz Palminteri, Sarah Paulson, Lea Salonga, Tom Sturridge, Tommy Tune, Orlando Bloom, Stephen Colbert, Tina Fey, Josh Gad, Taraji P. Henson, Scarlett Johansson, Anna Kendrick, Keegan-Michael Key, Olivia Wilde and 2017 Tony nominees Sally Field, Josh Groban, Bette Midler and Ben Platt.
The Tonys take place at Radio City Music Hall and are broadcast live on CBS on June 11 at 8:00pm EST. Tony winner Kevin Spacey is the host of the evening.