Tony Awards Winners List: ‘Hadestown’ Rules With Eight Wins, ‘The Ferrymen’ Garners Four

The cast and crew of "Hadestown" accept Tony Award for Best Musical. Andrew H. Walker/Shutterstock

Anaïs Mitchell’s Hadestown ruled the 73rd annual Tony Awards winning eight of the 14 awards they were nominated for including Best Musical and Best Direction of a Musical. The Sam Mendes-directed The Ferryman also won big winning four awards including Best Play and Best Direction.

Other big winners of the evening included Ali Stroker for her groundbreaking role in Oklahoma!, which also won Best Revival of a Musical. To add to that, Boys in the Band took home the trophy for Best Revival of a Play.

Acting accolades went to Bryan Cranston for Best Leading Actor in a Play for Network while The Waverly Gallery’s Elaine May took home the Tony for Best Leading Actress in a Play. On the musical side, Tootsie’s Santino Fontana won for Best Leading Actor in a Musical and The Cher Show’s Stephanie J. Block for the Best Leading Actress in a Musical.

James Corden hosted the festivities and from his opening number, he kept the ceremony on track with fun bits including an almost-brawl between Laura Linney and Audra McDonald.

Read the complete list of winners below.

Best Musical
Hadestown

Best Leading Actress in a Musical
Stephanie J. Block, The Cher Show

Best Leading Actor in a Musical
Santino Fontana, Tootsie

Best Play
The Ferryman

Best Leading Actor in a Play
Bryan Cranston, Network

Best Revival of a Musical
Oklahoma!

Best Original Score
Hadestown, music and lyrics: Anaïs Mitchell

Best Direction of a Play
Sam Mendes, The Ferryman

Best Revival of a Play
The Boys in the Band

Best Featured Actress in a Musical
Ali Stroker, Oklahoma!

Best Direction of a Musical
Rachel Chavkin, Hadestown

Best Featured Actor in a Musical
André De Shields, Hadestown

Best Leading Actress in a Play
Elaine May, The Waverly Gallery

Best Featured Actor in a Play
Bertie Carvel, Ink

Best Featured Actress in a Play

Celia Keenan-Bolger, To Kill a Mockingbird

Best Book of a Musical
Robert Horn for Tootsie

Best Scenic Design of a Play
Rob Howell for The Ferryman

Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Rachel Hauck for Hadestown

Best Costume Design of a Play
Rob Howell for The Ferryman

Best Costume Design of a Musical
Bob Mackie for The Cher Show

Best Lighting Design of a Play
Neil Austin for Ink

Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Bradley King for Hadestown

Best Sound Design in a Play
Fitz Patton for Choir Boy

Best Sound Design in a Musical
Nevin Steinberg and Jessica Paz for Hadestown

Best Choreography
Sergio Trujillo for Ain’t Too Proud

Best Orchestrations
Michael Chorney and Todd Sickafoose for Hadestown

PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED WINNERS

Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theater
Rosemary Harris
Terrence McNally
Harold Wheeler

Isabelle Stevenson Award
Judith Light

Regional Theater Tony Award
TheatreWorks Silicon Valley

Special Tony Award
Marin Mazzie
Sonny Tilders and Creature Technology Company
Jason Michael Webb

Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theater
Broadway Inspirational Voices – Michael McElroy, Founder
Peter Entin
FDNY Engine 54, Ladder 4, Battalion 9
Joseph Blakely Forbes

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