Tony Awards 2018

Broadway's big winners Andrew Garfield, Nathan Lane, Laurie Metcalf, Bruce Springsteen, John Leguizamo and more...

By the LifeMinute Team

June 11, 2018

Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles hosted the 72nd Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The big winners of the night included Andrew Garfield, Best Actor in a Play for Angels in America; Nathan Lane, Best Featured Actor in a Play for Angels in America; Laurie Metcalf, Best Featured Actress in a Play for Three Tall Women and Tony Shalhoub, Best Actor in a Musical for The Band's Visit.

Both Bruce Springsteen and John Leguizamo won Special Tony Awards, Springsteen for his wildly successful Springsteen on Broadway and Leguizamo for his body of work and long-standing commitment to bringing diverse stories and audiences to Broadway.

Show winners included Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two, for Best Play, The Band’s Visit for Best Musical and Angels in America for Best Revival of a Play.

See a full list of winners below:

Best Musical: The Band’s Visit

Best Play: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Best Revival of a Musical: Once on This Island

Best Revival of a Play: Angels in America

Best Book of a Musical: The Band’s Visit, Itamar Moses

Best Original Score: The Band’s Visit, Music and Lyrics: David Yazbek

Best Leading Actor in a Play: Andrew Garfield, Angels in America

Best Leading Actress in a Play: Glenda Jackson, Three Tall Women

Best Leading Actor in a Musical: Tony Shalhoub, The Band’s Visit

Best Leading Actress in a Musical: Katrina Lenk, The Band’s Visit

Best Featured Actor in a Play: Nathan Lane, Angels in America

Best Featured Actress in a Play: Laurie Metcalf, Three Tall Women

Best Featured Actor in a Musical: Ari’el Stachel, The Band’s Visit

Best Featured Actress in a Musical: Lindsay Mendez, Carousel

Best Scenic Design of a Play: Christine Jones, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Best Scenic Design of a Musical: David Zinn, SpongeBob SquarePants

Best Costume Design of a Play: Katrina Lindsay, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Best Costume Design of a Musical: Catherine Zuber, My Fair Lady

Best Lighting Design of a Play: Neil Austin, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Best Lighting Design of a Musical: Tyler Micoleau, The Band’s Visit

Best Direction of a Play: John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Best Direction of a Musical: David Cromer, The Band’s Visit

Best Choreography: Justin Peck, Carousel

Best Orchestrations: Jamshied Sharifi, The Band’s Visit

Best Sound Design of a Play: Gareth Fry, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Best Sound Design of a Musical: Kai Harada, The Band’s Visit

Special Tony Award for lifetime achievement in the theater: Chita Rivera, Andrew Lloyd Webber

Special Tony Award: Bruce Springsteen, John Leguizamo

Regional Theater Tony Award: La MaMa E.T.C.

Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award: Nick Scandalios

Tony Honors for excellence in the theater: Sara Krulwich, Bessie Nelson, Ernest Winzer Cleaners