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2016 Tony Award Winners

2016 Tony Awards Thomas Kail

Last Night the stage’s biggest night was hosted by James Corden.

Hamilton was the big winner from the Tony awards with 11 wins!!! It’s on my watchlist. Here’s a list of all the winners from yesterday!



2016 Tony Awards Hamilton

The musical about the life of Alexander Hamilton has been a Broadway sensation. It won Best Musical.

The Humans

Humans, The Laura Pels Theatre

A play about a trial of family and coming together, it won Best Play.


The Color Purple

2016 Tony Awards The Color Purple

Celie and Harpo are back and winning for Best Revived Musical.

A View from the Bridge

2016 Tony Awards A View From The Bridge

Legendary Playwright, Arthur Miller penned this gem which was revived and won Best Revived Play.


Jessica Lange – A Long Day’s Journey into Night as Mary Tyrone

2016 Tony Awards Jessica Lange

If you haven’t realized Jessica Lange is talented, she is. She won Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play.

Frank Langella – The Father as Andre

2016 Tony Awards Frank Langella

Best known to me as Gabriel on the amazing show The Americans Langella won for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play.

Leslie Odom Jr. – Hamilton as Aaron Burr

2016 Tony Awards Leslie Odom Jr

Odom Jr. starred on NBC’s Smash before winning Best Perfomance by a Leading Actor in a Musical.

Cynthia Erivo – The Color Purple as Celie Harris Johnson

2016 Tony Awards Cynthia Erivo

You sho’ is ugly… except this girl is flawless. She won for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical.

Reed Birney – The Humans as Erik Blake

2016 Tony Awards Reed Birney

Primarily a stage actor this isn’t the first award for Reed Birney who won for Best Featured Actor in a Play.

Jayne Houdyshell – The Humans as Deirdre Blake

2016 Tony Awards Jayne Houdyshell

Houdyshell has been nominated for a Tony twice before winning Best Featured Actress in a Play.

Renee Elise Goldsberry – Hamilton as Angelica Schuyler Church

2016 Tony Awards - Show

You’ve seen her on Ally McBeal, The Good Wife, and on One Life to Live. However, TV Shows don’t do her justice. Goldsberry won for Best Featured Actress in a Musical.