Sunday, 20 July 2014

15 of the Best Tony Award Performances


Unlike the Olivier Awards, the Tony Awards have been aired on national TV for over 45 years. Over those years we've been treated to some of the most incredible performances. Pocket takes a look back at some of the best and most memorable...

Jennifer Holiday | And I'm Telling you I'm not going
Won Best Actress in a Musical for her performance




Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth | Defying Gravity
Won Best Actress in a Musical (Idina Menzel), Best Costume Design and Best Scenic Design 



Betty Buckly | Memory
Won Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical for her performance



Cast of In the Heights | 96,000
Won Best Original Score, Best Choreography, Best Orchestrations & Best Musical 



Gavin Creel, Will Swenson & the cast of Hair  | Hair 
Won Best Revival of a Musical



Andrew Rannells | I Believe
Nominated for Best Actor in a Musical for his performance



Joel Grey | Willkommen 
Won Best Featured Actor in a Musical for his performance 



Tonya Pinkins | Lots Wife 
Nominated for Best Actress in a Musical 



The cast of Spring Awakening | Mama Who Bore Me & Totally Fucked
Won Best Musical, Best Book, Best Score, Best Featured Actor in a Musical, Best Direction of a Musical, Best Choreography, Best Orchestrations & Best Lighting



Bernadette Petters | Rose's Turn 
Nominated for Best Actress in a Musical 



Alice Ripley, Aaron Tveit & J. Robert Spencer | You Don't Know/I Am the One
Alice Ripley Won Best Actress in a Musical



Sutton Foster & the cast of Anything Goes | Anything Goes 
Won Best Actress in a Musical for her performance 



The cast of A Chorus Line | I Hope I Get it
Won 9 Tony Awards, including Best Musical 



Kristen Chenoweth | My New Philosophy 
Won Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her performance 



And a final treat for you... 

Rosie O'Donnell & the best Divas of all time!






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