The spotlight is on Broadway and live theater on Sunday night with the Tony Awards.
Actor Sean Hayes is hosting the annual awards show from Radio City Music Hall. It is airing on CBS.Â
Performances include “Glee’s” Lea Michele and Matthew Morrison, “A Little Night Music” featuring Catherine Zeta-Jones, and performances from Tony-nominated musicals such as Green Day’s “American Idiot.”Â Some of the presenters include Katie Holmes, WillÂ and Jada Pinkett Smith, Angela Lansbury, Mark Sanchez, Daniel Radcliffe, Barbara Cook, Stanley Tucci, Idina Menzel, and Laura Bell Bundy.
An early winner isÂ actress Scarlett Johansson forÂ “A View From the Bridge,”Â in the category Best Peformance By A Featured Actress In A Play.Â Here are some more early winners:
BEST PERFORMANCE BY A FEATURED ACTOR IN A PLAY: Eddie Redmayne, “Red.”
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE (MUSIC AND/OR LYRICS) WRITTEN FOR THE THEATER: “Memphis.”
BEST ORCHESTRATIONS: Daryl Waters and 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: Robert Kaplowitz, “Fela!”
SPECIAL TONY AWARD FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT IN THE THEATER: Alan Ayckbourn and Marian Seldes.
REGIONAL THEATER TONY AWARD: The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, Waterford, Conn.
ISABELLE STEVENSON AWARD: David Hyde Pierce.
TONY HONORS FOR EXCELLENCE IN THE THEATER: B.H. Barry and Tim Viola.