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June 8, 2009

Tony’s 2009!

Filed under: Billy Elliot — smackamack @ 10:10 pm

The results are in!  Here were the winners of the 63rd Tony Awards…and of course, my favorite musical Billy Elliot swept it away with 10 wins including Best Musical!

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Best Musical
Billy Elliot

Best Actor in a Musical

David Alvarez, Kiril Kulish and Trent Kowalik, Billy Elliot

Best Actress in a Musical

Alice Ripley, Next to Normal

Best Revival of a Musical
Hair

Best Play

God of Carnage

Best Revival of a Play

The Norman Conquests

Best Actress in a Play

Marica Gay Harden, God of Carnage

 

Best Actor in a Play
Geoffrey Rush, Exit the King

Best Featured Actress in a Musical

Karen Olivo, West Side Story

Best Featured Actor in a Musical

Gregory Jbara, Billy Elliot

Best Special Theatrical Event
Liza Minnelli, Liza’s at the Palace

Best Direction of a Musical

Stephen Daldry, Billy Elliot

Best Direction of a Play

Matthew Warchus, God of Carnage

Best Original Score

Tom Kitt (music) and Brian Yorkey (lyrics), Next to Normal

Best Featured Actress in a Play

Angela Lansbury, Blithe Spirit

Best Featured Actor in a Play

Roger Robinson, Joe Turner’s Come and Gone

Best Book of a Musical

Lee Hall, Billy Elliot

Best Choreography
Peter Darling, Billy Elliot

Best Sound Design of a Musical

Paul Arditti, Billy Elliot

Best Sound Design of a Play
Gregory Clarke, Equus

Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Ian MacNeil, Billy Elliot

Best Scenic Design of a Play
Derek McLane, 33 Variations

Best Costume Design of a Musical
Tim Hatley, Shrek The Musical

Best Costume Design of a Play
Anthony Ward, Mary Stuart

Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Rick Fisher, Billy Elliot

Best Lighting Design of a Play
Brian MacDevitt, Joe Turner’s Come and Gone

Best Orchestrations
(TIE)
Michael Starobin and Tom Kitt, Next to Normal
and
Martin Koch, Billy Elliot

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1 Comment »

  1. Loved the Tony’s – I have to go see Guys and Dolls in NYC and also Billy Elliott . . 🙂

    Comment by Leslie — June 9, 2009 @ 10:30 pm | Reply


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