The Tony’s started with the creative awards with the following winners. So far Hadestown is the big winner, as is The Ferryman.
Best Costume Design of a Play: Rob Howell, The Ferryman
Best Costume Design of a Musical: Bob Mackie, The Cher Show.
Best Scenic Design of a Play: Rob Howell, The Ferryman
Rob Howell now has a matching set of Tony’s.
Best Scenic Design of a Musical: Rachel Hauck, Hadestown
Best Sound Design of a Play: Fitz Patton, Choir Boy
Best Sound Design of a Musical: Nevin Steinberg and Jessica Paz, Hadestown
Best Lighting Design of a Play: Neil Austin, Ink
Best Lighting Design of a Musical: Bradley King, Hadestown
Best Orchestrations: Michael Chorney and Todd Sickafoose, Hadestown. This makes the songs so much more and is well constructed.
Best Choreography: Sergio Trujillo, Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and Times of the Temptations
Best Book of a Musical: Tootsie, Robert Horn.
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play: Celia Keenan-Bolger, To Kill a Mockingbird
In the press room Celia was pretty f**king excited to win. Her words not mine.
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play: Bertie Carvel, Ink.
Bertie Carvel wants to keep on taking on exciting roles. He wants to be the guy who you never know what is next.
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play: Elaine May, The Waverly Gallery
The Ferryman 2
Ain’t Too Proud 1
The Cher Show 1
To Kill a Mockingbird 1
The Waverly Gallery 1