Who Won 62nd Annual Tony Awards?

"In the Heights" wins Best Musical at the 2008 Tony Awards
Jun 15, 2008

"In The Heights" won four Tony Awards in 2008 including Best Musical, but it was the revival of "South Pacific" which won the most Tony Awards - seven. The revival of "Gypsy" won three Tonys.

"August: Osage County" dominated the play categories winning five Tonys including Best Play.

The Regional Theatre Award was given to Chicago Shakespeare Theater and a Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Stephen Sondheim. A special Tony was given to Robert Russell Bennett, for achievements in orchestration.

Whoopi Goldberg was the host of the 62nd Annual Tony Awards.

Best Musical In The Heights
In The Heights
Best Play August: Osage County
By Tracy Letts
August: Osage County
Revival of a Musical South Pacific
South Pacific
Revival of a Play Boeing-Boeing
Lead Actor In A Musical Paulo Szot (South Pacific)
South Pacific
Lead Actor In A Play Mark Rylance (Boeing-Boeing)
Lead Actress In A Musical Patti Lupone (Gypsy)
Lead Actress In A Play Deanna Dunagan (August: Osage County)
August: Osage County
Featured Actor In A Musical Boyd Gaines (Gypsy)
Featured Actress In A Musical Laura Benanti (Gypsy)
Featured Actor In A Play Jim Norton (The Seafarer)
The Seafarer
Featured Actress In A Play Rondi Reed (August: Osage County)
August: Osage County
Best Direction Of A Musical Bartlett Sher (South Pacific)
South Pacific
Best Direction Of A Play Anna D. Shapiro (August: Osage County)
August: Osage County
Best Book of a Musical Passing Strange
Passing Strange
Best Original Score In The Heights
Lin-Manuel Miranda (music and lyrics)
In The Heights
Best Choreography In The Heights
Andy Blankenbuehler
In The Heights
Best Orchestrations In The Heights
Alex Lacamoire & Bill Sherman
In The Heights
Scenic Design Of A Musical South Pacific
Michael Yeargan
South Pacific
Scenic Design Of A Play August: Osage County
Todd Rosenthal
August: Osage County
Costume Design Of A Musical South Pacific
Catherine Zuber