The 45th annual Tony Awards ceremony, being held June 2, will be hosted by Julie Andrews and Jeremy Irons. Presented by the American Theater Wing and the League of American Theaters & Producers, the event will air live on at 9 p.m. EDT, from the Minskoff Theater,
Theme of the show is “the year of the musical actor.” Joe Cates is the event’s exec producer; Walter C. Miller will co-produce and direct. Peter Stone will script. Nominations in 19 categories for this year’s awards, which also mark the 25th national airing, are to be announced May 6.