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Thanks for joining us LIVE for the Tony Awards!

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It’s here! It’s here! The Tony Awards is finally here!

Will Hamilton sweep the awards and beat out The Producers record of 12 Tonys? Will awards and performances tonight be enough to save some of the struggling shows?

Featuring an original opening song from host James Cordon, plus performances from Shuffle Along, She Loves Me, School of Rock, Fiddler on the Roof, The Color Purple, Waitress, Hamilton, Bright Star, On Your Feet! and Spring Awakening — it should be quite the night!

We’ll be live tweeting, Facebooking and updating this page, so join us live on the red carpet starting at 5:30 PM EST, and during the awards starting at 8 PM EST.

(Do you live on the West Coast or abroad or have you pawned your TV for a laptop? You’re in luck — you can now stream the ceremony and join in the live fun!)

We can’t wait for the most exciting Broadway night of the year and hope you join the conversation to share your glee, snark and love of all things Broadway!

Here are this year’s nominees:

Best Musical
Bright Star
 Hamilton
School of Rock
Shuffle Along
Waitress

Best Play
Eclipsed
King Charles III
The Father
 The Humans

Best Revival of a Musical
She Loves Me
 The Color Purple
Fiddler on the Roof
Spring Awakening

Best Revival of a Play
A View From the Bridge
Blackbird
Long Day’s Journey Into Night
Noises Off
The Crucible

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Alex Brightman, School of Rock
Danny Burstein, Fiddler on the Roof
Zachary Levi, She Loves Me
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton
Leslie Odom Jr., Hamilton

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Laura Benanti, She Loves Me
Carmen Cusack, Bright Star
 Cynthia Erivo, The Color Purple
Jessie Mueller, Waitress
Phillipa Soo, Hamilton

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Gabriel Byrne, Long Day’s Journey Into Night
Jeff Daniels, Blackbird
 Frank Langella, The Father
Tim Pigott-Smith, King Charles III
Mark Strong, A View From the Bridge

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Jessica Lange, Long Day’s Journey Into Night
Laurie Metcalf, Misery
Lupita Nyong’o, Eclipsed
Sophie Okonedo, The Crucible
Michelle Williams, Blackbird

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Daveed Diggs, Hamilton
Brandon Victor Dixon, Shuffle Along
Christopher Fitzgerald, Waitress
Jonathan Groff, Hamilton
Christopher Jackson, Hamilton

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Danielle Brooks, The Color Purple
Renée Elise Goldsberry, Hamilton
Jane Krakowski, She Loves Me
Jennifer Simard, Disaster!
Adrienne Warren, Shuffle Along

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Reed Birney, The Humans
Bill Camp, The Crucible
David Furr, Noises Off
Richard Goulding, King Charles III
Michael Shannon, Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Pascale Armand, Eclipsed
Megan Hilty, Noises Off
Jayne Houdyshell, The Humans
Andrea Martin, Noises Off
Saycon Sengbloh, Eclipsed

Best Director of a Musical
T homas Kail, Hamilton
Scott Ellis, She Loves Me
George C. Wolfe, Shuffle Along
Michael Arden, Spring Awakening
John Doyle, The Color Purple

Best Director of a Play
Liesl Tommy, Eclipsed
Rupert Goold, King Charles III
Ivo van Hove, A View From the Bridge
Joe Mantello, The Humans
Jonathan Kent, Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Best Book of a Musical
Steve Martin, Bright Star
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton
Julian Fellowes, School of Rock
George C. Wolfe, Shuffle Along

Best Score
Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, Bright Star
 Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton
Andrew Lloyd Webber and Glenn Slater, School of Rock
Sara Bareilles, Waitress

Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Es Devlin and Finn Ross, American Psycho
David Korins, Hamilton
David Rockwell, She Loves Me
Santo Loquasto, Shuffle Along

Best Scenic Design of a Play
 David Zinn, The Humans
Beowulf Boritt, Thérèse Raquin
Jan Versweyveld, A View From the Bridge
Christopher Oram, Hughie

Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Justin Townsend, American Psycho
 Howell Binkley, Hamilton
Jules Fisher and Peggy Eisenhauer, Shuffle Along
Ben Stanton, Spring Awakening

Best Lighting Design of a Play
Justin Townsend, The Humans
 Natasha Katz, Long Day’s Journey Into Night
Jan Versweyveld, The Crucible
Jan Versweyveld, A View From the Bridge

Best Costume Design of a Musical
 Paul Tazewell, Hamilton
Gregg Barnes, Tuck Everlasting
Jeff Mahshie, She Loves Me
Ann Roth, Shuffle Along

Best Costume Design of a Play
 Clint Ramos, Eclipsed
Tom Scutt, King Charles III
Jane Greenwood, Long Day’s Journey Into Night
Michael Krass, Noises Off

Best Choreographer
Andy Blankenbuehler, Hamilton
Sergio Trujillo, On Your Feet!
Randy Skinner, Dames at Sea
Hofesh Shechter, Fiddler on the Roof
Savion Glover, Shuffle Along

Best Orchestrations
August Eriksmoen, Bright Star
Alex Lacamoire, Hamilton
Larry Hochman, She Loves Me
Daryl Waters, Shuffle Along

Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre
Sheldon Harnick
Marshall W. Mason

Special Tony Award
National Endowment for the Arts
Miles Wilkin

Isabelle Stevenson Award
Brian Stokes Mitchell

Regional Theatre Award
Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn, New Jersey

Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre
Seth Gelblum
Joan Lader
Sally Ann Parsons

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