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And the Tony Goes to…’Hamilton’ – 11 Times!

The broadcast, telecast live from the Beacon Theater in New York City, featured multiple tributes to the Orlando tragedy

On a night paying multiple tributes to the Orlando tragedy, musical “Hamilton” was the top draw at the “70th Annual Tony Awards” with 11 trophies, including Best Musical. Here is the complete listing of winners:

-Best Musical: “Hamilton”
-Lead Actress in a Musical: Cynthia Erivo, “The Color Purple”
-Lead Actor in a Musical: Leslie Odom Jr., “Hamilton”
-Revival of a Musical: “The Color Purple”
-Play: “The Humans”
-Revival of a Play: “Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge”
-Lead Actor in a Play: Frank Langella, “The Father”
-Choreography: Andy Blankenbuehler, “Hamilton”
-Lead Actress in a Play: Jessica Lange, “Long Day’s Journey Into Night”
-Book of a Musical: “Hamilton”
-Orchestrations: Alex Lacamoire, “Hamilton”
-Featured Actor in a Play: Reed Birney, “The Humans”
-Direction of a Musical: Thomas Kail, “Hamilton”
-Direction of a Play: Ivo Van Hove, “Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge”
-Original Score (music and/or lyrics): Lin-Manuel Miranda, “Hamilton”
-Featured Actor in a Musical: Daveed Diggs, “Hamilton”
-Featured Actress in a Play: Jayne Houdyshell, “The Humans”
-Featured Actress in a Musical: Renée Elise Goldsberry, “Hamilton”
-Scenic Design of a Play: David Zinn, “The Humans”
-Scenic Design of a Musical: David Rockwell, “She Loves Me”
-Costume Design of a Play: Clint Ramos, “Eclipsed”
-Costume design of a musical: Paul Tazewell, “Hamilton”
-Lighting Design of a Play: Natasha Katz, “Long Day’s Journey Into Night”
-Lighting Design of a Musical: Howell Binkley, “Hamilton”

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of weekly column “Mr. Television” for Campaign US ( Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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