2010 Tony Award Winners

In case you missed it, the 2010 Tony Award winners were announced a few weeks ago. For better or worse, movie stars took many of the plumb awards. For example, Denzel Washington won Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play for his work in Fences, Catherine Zeta-Jones won Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical for her performance in A Little Night Music and Scarlett Johansson won Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play for showing her acting chops in A View from the Bridge.

Here is the complete list of winners:

Best Play – Red, John Logan
Best Musical – Memphis
Best Book of a Musical – Memphis, Joe DePierto
Best Original Score Written For Theatre – Memphis, David Bryan, Joe DiPiertro
Best Revival of a Play – Fences
Best Revival of a Musical – La Cage aux Folles
Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play – Denzel Washington, Fences
Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play – Viola Davis, Fences
Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical – Douglas Hodge, La Cage aux Folles
Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical – Catherine Zeta-Jones, A Little Night Music
Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play – Eddie Redmayne, Red
Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play – Scarlett Johansson, A View from the Bridge
Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical – Levi Kreis, Million Dollar Quartet
Best Performance by a Featured Actress in Musical – Katie Finneran, Promises, Promises
Best Direction of a Play – Michael Grandage, Red
Best Direction of a Musical – Terry Johnson, La Cage aux Folles
Best Choreagraphy – Bill T. Jones, Fela!
Best Orchestrations – Daryl Waters & David Bryan, Memphis
Best Scenic Design of a Play – Christopher Oram, Red
Best Scenic Design of a Musical – Christine Jones, American Idiot
Best Costume Design of a Play – Catherine Zuber, The Royal Family
Best Costume Design of a Musical – Marina Draghici, Fela!
Best Lighting Design of a Play – Neil Austin, Red
Best Lighting Design of a Musical – Kevin Adams, American Idiot
Best Sound Design of a Play – Adam Cork, Red
Best Sound Design of A Musical – Rober Kaplowitz, Fela!
Special Tony Award for Lifetime Acheivement in Theatre – Alan Ayckbourn, Marian Seldes
Regional Theatre Tony Award – The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, Waterford, CT
Isabelle Stevenson Award – David Hyde Pierce
Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre – Alliance of Resident Theatres/ New York, B.H. Barry, Midtown North & South New York Police Precincts, Tom Viola

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