The biggest night of the year in Broadway, the Tony Awards, is taking place Sunday night. Which of Broadway’s finest will take home 2016’s big awards?
Variety reporters are on the scene at the Beacon Theatre in New York City for the big event. Follow along below from live updates from the red carpet, show and more.
The 2016 Tony Awards are airing live on CBS. It’s also available to watch live on the CBS All Access subscription service.
“The Late Late Show’s” James Corden is hosting this year’s show, which saw hit “Hamilton” take a record-breaking 16 nominations. Will fellow best musical nominees “Bright Star,” “School of Rock — the Musical,” “Shuffle Along” or “Waitress” be able to take it down for one of the biggest awards of the night?
Along with best musical, “Hamilton” also boasted big nominations in best book of a musical, best performance by a leading actor and actress and best original score written for theater.
Other big nominees include “Eclipsed,” “The Father,” “The Humans” and “King Charlies III” for best play, and “Arthur Miller’s The Crucible,” “Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge,” “Blackbird,” “Long Day’s Journey Into Night” and “Noises Off” for best revival of a play.