Who Won 65th Annual Tony Awards?

Trey Parker and Matt Stone at the 65th Tony Awards
Date: 
Jun 12, 2011

"The Book Of Mormon" dominated the 65th Annual Tony Awards. The musical by the creators of South Park which affectionately spoofs Mormons won nine awards including Best Musical.

Also having a memorable night was the play "War Horse." The show uses puppets to tell the story of World War I and a soldier's quest to find his horse and won five times including Best Play.

The Isabelle Stevenson Award went to Eve Ensler, while the Regional Theatre Award was given to Lookingglass Theatre Company in Chicago. Lifetime Achievement Awards were given to Athol Fugard and Philip J. Smith. A special Tony was given to Handspring Puppet Company.

The ceremony was held at the Beacon Theatre and was hosted by Neil Patrick Harris.

Production
Best Musical The Book Of Mormon
The Book Of Mormon
Best Play War Horse
By Nick Stafford
War Horse
Revival of a Musical Anything Goes
Anything Goes
Revival of a Play The Normal Heart
The Normal Heart
Acting
Lead Actor In A Musical Norbert Leo Butz (Catch Me If You Can)
Catch Me If You Can
Lead Actor In A Play Mark Rylance (Jerusalem)
Jerusalem
Lead Actress In A Musical Sutton Foster (Anything Goes)
Anything Goes
Lead Actress In A Play Frances McDormand (Good People)
Good People
Featured Actor In A Musical John Larroquette (How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying)
How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying
Featured Actress In A Musical Nikki M. James (The Book Of Mormon)
The Book Of Mormon
Featured Actor In A Play John Benjamin Hickey (The Normal Heart)
The Normal Heart
Featured Actress In A Play Ellen Barkin (The Normal Heart)
The Normal Heart
Technical
Best Direction Of A Musical Casey Nicholaw & Trey Parker (The Book Of Mormon)
The Book Of Mormon
Best Direction Of A Play Marianne Elliott & Tom Morris (War Horse)
War Horse
Best Book of a Musical The Book Of Mormon
Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone
The Book Of Mormon
Best Original Score The Book Of Mormon
Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone (music and lyrics)
The Book Of Mormon
Best Choreography Anything Goes
Kathleen Marshall
Anything Goes
Best Orchestrations The Book Of Mormon
Larry Hochman & Stephen Oremus
The Book Of Mormon
Scenic Design Of A Musical The Book Of Mormon
Scott Pask
The Book Of Mormon
Scenic Design Of A Play War Horse
Rae Smith
War Horse
Costume Design Of A Musical Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert
Tim Chappel & Lizzy Gardiner
Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert
Costume Design Of A Play The Importance Of Being Earnest
Desmond Heeley
The Importance Of Being Earnest
Lighting Design Of A Musical The Book Of Mormon
Brian MacDevitt
The Book Of Mormon
Lighting Design Of A Play War Horse
Paule Constable
War Horse
Sound Design Of A Musical The Book Of Mormon
Brian Ronan
The Book Of Mormon
Sound Design Of A Play War Horse
Christopher Shutt
War Horse