Who Won 64th Annual Tony Awards?

Winners at the 64th Tony Awards
Date: 
Jun 13, 2010

The 64th Annual Tony Awards were held on June 13, 2010 at Radio City Music Hall and were hosted by Sean Hayes.

"Fela!" and the revival of "La Cage aux Folles" had the most nominations going in with eleven each - but it was "Memphis" that was the best musical of the year. "Memphis" won four Tonys.

"Red" was named best play and won a total of six Tony Awards.

Besides performances by the casts of nominated musicals, the show also had performances by Lea Michele and Matthew Morrison from the TV show "Glee" and the band Green Day.

The Isabelle Stevenson Award was given to David Hyde Pierce. Lifetime Achievement awards were given to Alan Ayckbourn and Marian Seldes. The Regional Theatre Award was given to the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center in Waterford, Connecticut.

Production
Best Musical Memphis
Memphis
Best Play Red
By John Logan
Red
Revival of a Musical La Cage aux Folles
La Cage aux Folles
Revival of a Play Fences
Fences
Acting
Lead Actor In A Musical Douglas Hodge (La Cage aux Folles)
La Cage aux Folles
Lead Actor In A Play Denzel Washington (Fences)
Fences
Lead Actress In A Musical Catherine Zeta-Jones (A Little Night Music)
A Little Night Music
Lead Actress In A Play Viola Davis (Fences)
Fences
Featured Actor In A Musical Levi Kreis (Million Dollar Quartet)
Million Dollar Quartet
Featured Actress In A Musical Katie Finneran (Promises, Promises)
Promises, Promises
Featured Actor In A Play Eddie Redmayne (Red)
Red
Featured Actress In A Play Scarlett Johansson (A View From The Bridge)
A View From The Bridge
Technical
Best Direction Of A Musical Terry Johnson (La Cage aux Folles)
La Cage aux Folles
Best Direction Of A Play Michael Grandage (Red)
Red
Best Book of a Musical Memphis
Joe DiPietro
Memphis
Best Original Score Memphis
David Bryan (music and lyrics) & Joe DiPietro (lyrics)
Memphis
Best Choreography Fela!
Bill T. Jones
Fela!
Best Orchestrations Memphis
Daryl Waters & David Bryan
Memphis
Scenic Design Of A Musical American Idiot
Christine Jones