74th Annual TONY Awards Brings Out The Stage Stunners! Fashion, Performances and Full Winners List!


With the world trying to get back to some semblance of normalcy, award shows are back in full swing and so is the magic of Broadway! The 74th Annual TONY Awards were held last night and what a night it was! Hosted by Broadway stars Audra McDonald and Leslie Odom Jr. Both actors have found great success on stage and on screen. Odom was most recently featured in Regina King's directorial debut, "One Night in Miami" and McDonald most recently played Aretha Franklin's mother in the 2021 film "Respect". The two powerhouse actors joined forces to make sure that their fellow stage actors got their flowers in the form of shiny statues called "Tony". Here is a complete list of winners, a few performances and fashionable moments!



Best Musical

"Jagged Little Pill"

"Moulin Rouge: The Musical" *WINNER "Tina: The Tina Turner Musical"

Best Play "Grand Horizons" "The Inheritance" *WINNER "Sea Wall: A Life" "Slave Play"

Best Revival of a Play "Betrayal" "Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune" "A Soldier's Play" *WINNER


Best Book of a Musical "Jagged Little Pill" Diablo Cody *WINNER "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" John Logan "Tina -- The Tina Turner Musical" Katori Hall, Frank Ketelaar and Kees Prins


Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre "A Christmas Carol" Music: Christopher Nightingale *WINNER "The Inheritance" Music: Paul Englishby "The Rose Tattoo" Music: Fitz Patton and Jason Michael Webb "Slave Play" Music: Lindsay Jones "The Sound Inside" Music: Daniel Kluger

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of winner her own Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her turn as Effie in Dreamgirls, Jennifer Holliday returned to the Tony Awards stage to perform her character's signature number — and brought the house down once again. Holliday's powerhouse, full-bodied performance had the audience members on their feet before the song even ended, where they stayed until she brought it home. Check out the clip of the performance, posted on Twitter, before it's deleted!



Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Ian Barford, "Linda Vista" Andrew Burnap, "The Inheritance" *WINNER Jake Gyllenhaal, "Sea Wall/A Life" Tom Hiddleston, "Betrayal" Tom Sturridge, "Sea Wall/A Life" Blair Underwood, "A Soldier's Play"

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Joaquina Kalukango, "Slave Play" Laura Linney, "My Name is Lucy Barton" Audra McDonald, "Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune" Mary-Louise Parker, "The Sound Inside" *WINNER


Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Aaron Tveit, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" *WINNER

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Karen Olivo, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" Elizabeth Stanley, "Jagged Little Pill" Adrienne Warren, "Tina -- The Tina Turner Musical" *WINNER


Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play

Ato Blankson-Wood, "Slave Play"

James Cusati-Moyer, "Slave Play"

David Alan Grier, "A Soldier's Play" *WINNER

John Benjamin Hickey, "The Inheritance"

Paul Hilton, "The Inheritance"







Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play

Jane Alexander, "Grand Horizons"

Chalia La Tour, "Slave Play"

Annie McNamara, "Slave Play"

Lois Smith, "The Inheritance" *WINNER

Cora Vander Broek, "Linda Vista"


Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical

Danny Burstein, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" *WINNER

Derek Klena, "Jagged Little Pill"

Sean Allan Krill, "Jagged Little Pill"

Sahr Ngaujah, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical"

Daniel J. Watts, "Tina -- The Tina Turner Musical"


Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical

Kathryn Gallagher, "Jagged Little Pill"

Celia Rose Gooding, "Jagged Little Pill"

Robyn Hurder, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical"

Lauren Patten, "Jagged Little Pill" *WINNER

Myra Lucretia Taylor, "Tina -- The Tina Turner Musical"



Best Scenic Design of a Play

Bob Crowley, "The Inheritance"

Soutra Gilmour, "Betrayal"

Rob Howell, "A Christmas Carol" *WINNER

Derek McLane, "A Soldier's Play"

Clint Ramos, "Slave Play"


Best Scenic Design of a Musical

Riccardo Hernández and Lucy Mackinnon, "Jagged Little Pill"

Derek McLane, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" *WINNER

Mark Thompson and Jeff Sugg, "Tina -- The Tina Turner Musical"


Best Costume Design of a Play

Dede Ayite, "Slave Play"

Dede Ayite, "A Soldier's Play"

Bob Crowley, "The Inheritance"

Rob Howell, "A Christmas Carol" *WINNER

Clint Ramos, "The Rose Tattoo"


Best Costume Design of a Musical

Emily Rebholz, "Jagged Little Pill"

Mark Thompson, "Tina -- The Tina Turner Musical"

Catherine Zuber, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" *WINNER



Best Lighting Design of a Play

Jiyoun Chang, "Slave Play"

Jon Clark, "The Inheritance"

Heather Gilbert, "The Sound Inside"

Allen Lee Hughes, "A Soldier's Play"

Hugh Vanstone, "A Christmas Carol" *WINNER


Best Lighting Design of a Musical

Bruno Poet, "Tina -- The Tina Turner Musical"

Justin Townsend, "Jagged Little Pill"

Justin Townsend, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" *WINNER



Best Sound Design of a Play

Paul Arditti & Christopher Reid, "The Inheritance"

Simon Baker, "A Christmas Carol" *WINNER

Lindsay Jones, "Slave Play"

Daniel Kluger, "Sea Wall/A Life"

Daniel Kluger, "The Sound Inside"


Best Sound Design of a Musical

Jonathan Deans, "Jagged Little Pill"

Peter Hylenski, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" *WINNER

Nevin Steinberg, "Tina -- The Tina Turner Musical"


Best Direction of a Play

David Cromer, "The Sound Inside"

Stephen Daldry, "The Inheritance" *WINNER

Kenny Leon, "A Soldier's Play"

Jamie Lloyd, "Betrayal"

Robert O'Hara, "Slave Play"



Best Direction of a Musical

Phyllida Lloyd, "Tina -- The Tina Turner Musical"

Diane Paulus, "Jagged Little Pill"

Alex Timbers, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" *WINNER



Best Choreography

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, "Jagged Little Pill"

Sonya Tayeh, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" *WINNER

Anthony Van Laast, "Tina -- The Tina Turner Musical"


Best Orchestrations

Tom Kitt, "Jagged Little Pill"

Katie Kresek, Charlie Rosen, Matt Stine and Justin Levine, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" *WINNER

Ethan Popp, "Tina -- The Tina Turner Musical"

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