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The 2018 Tony Awards Winners are Here!

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|by ShowTickets Editors |


And the winners are…

What a night – and what a season! The big winner of the 2017 Tonys was Dear Evan Hansen, which took home six awards, including Best Musical. This year, the lyrical The Band’s Visit swept the Tonys with 10 wins, highlighted by Best Musical. The array of nominated shows were wonderfuly eclectic, covering everything from high school cliques to the world of witchcraft and wizardry. Here are the winners from Broadway’s biggest night  – congratulations to all!

See who won at the 2018 Tony Awards! (Photos: 'SpongeBob,' 'My Fair Lady,' 'The Band's Visit,' 'The Iceman Cometh,' 'Once On This Island,' 'Mean Girls')

See who won at the 2018 Tony Awards! (Photos: 'SpongeBob,' 'My Fair Lady,' 'The Band's Visit,' 'The Iceman Cometh,' 'Once On This Island,' 'Mean Girls')

Stay tuned to ShowTickets for more Tonys coverage, including interviews with the Tony winners, top moments from the award show and much more! 

Best Musical
WINNER: The Band’s Visit
Nominees:
Frozen
Mean Girls
SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical

Best Revival of a Musical
WINNER: 
Once On This Island
Nominees:
Carousel
My Fair Lady

Best Play
WINNER: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Nominees:
The Children
Farinelli and the King
Junk
Latin History for Morons

Best Revival of a Play
WINNER: Angels in America
Nominees:
Lobby Hero
Three Tall Women

Travesties

Best Original Score
WINNER: 
The Band’s Visit, Music and Lyrics: David Yazbek
Nominees:
Angels in America, Adrian Sutton
Frozen, Music and Lyrics: Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez
Mean Girls, Music: Jeff Richmond; Lyrics: Nell Benjamin
SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical, Various contributors

Best Book of a Musical
WINNER: 
The Band’s Visit, Itamar Moses
Nominees:
Mean GirlsTina Fey
Frozen, Jennifer Lee
SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical, Kyle Jarrow

Best Leading Actor in a Musical
WINNER: 
Tony Shalhoub, The Band’s Visit
Nominees:
Ethan Slater, SpongeBob SquarePants
Harry Hadden-Paton, My Fair Lady
Joshua Henry, Carousel

Best Leading Actress in a Musical
WINNER: Katrina Lenk, The Band’s Visit
Nominees:
Lauren Ambrose, My Fair Lady
Hailey Kilgore, Once On This Island
LaChanze, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical
Taylor Louderman, Mean Girls
Jessie Mueller, Carousel

Best Leading Actor in a Play
WINNER: Andrew Garfield, Angels in America
Nominees:
Tom HollanderTravesties
Jamie ParkerHarry Potter and the Cursed Child
Mark Rylance, Farinelli and the King
Denzel Washington, The Iceman Cometh

Best Leading Actress in a Play
WINNER: Glenda Jackson, Three Tall Women
Nominees:
Condola Rashad, Saint Joan
Lauren Ridloff, Children of a Lesser God
Amy Schumer, Meteor Shower

Best Featured Actor in a Musical
WINNER: 
Ari’el StachelThe Band’s Visit
Nominees:
Norbert Leo Butz, My Fair Lady
Alexander Gemignani, Carousel
Grey Henson, Mean Girls
Gavin Lee, SpongeBob SquarePants

Best Featured Actress in a Musical
WINNER: 
Lindsay Mendez, Carousel
Nominees:
Renée Fleming, Carousel
Ashley Park, Mean Girls
Diana Rigg, My Fair Lady
Ariana DeBoseSummer: The Donna Summer Musical

Best Featured Actor in a Play
WINNER: Nathan LaneAngels in America
Nominees:
Anthony BoyleHarry Potter and the Cursed Child
Michael Cera, Lobby Hero
Brian Tyree Henry, Lobby Hero
David Morse, The Iceman Cometh

Best Featured Actress in a Play
WINNER: Laurie MetcalfThree Tall Women
Nominees:
Susan Brown, Angels in America
Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Deborah Findlay, The Children
Denise Gough, Angels in America

Best Direction of a Musical
WINNER: David Cromer, The Band’s Visit
Nominees:
Michael Arden, Once On This Island
Tina Landau, SpongeBob SquarePants
Casey Nicholaw, Mean Girls
Bartlett Sher, My Fair Lady

Best Direction of a Play
WINNER: 
John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Nominees:
Marianne Elliott, Angels in America
Joe Mantello, Three Tall Women
Patrick Marber, Travesties
George C. Wolfe, The Iceman Cometh

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