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Tony Awards 2016: Full winners list

The 70th Tony Awards took place in New York last night, with hip-hop musical Hamilton topping the winners list with 11 awards, including best musical and lead actor.

Here’s a full run down of who won what:

Best play

Winner: The Humans

Eclipsed

The Father

King Charles III

Best musical

Winner: Hamilton

Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed

Waitress

School of Rock: The Musical

Bright Star

Best revival of a play

Winner: Arthur Miller’s A View From the Bridge

Arthur Miller’s The Crucible

Blackbird

Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Noises Off

Best revival of a musical

Winner: The Color Purple

Fiddler on the Roof

She Loves Me

Spring Awakening

Best book of a musical

Winner: Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda

Bright Star – Steve Martin

School of Rock: The Musical – Julian Fellowes

Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed – George C Wolfe

Best original score (music and/or lyrics) written for the theatre

Winner: Hamilton – music and lyrics: Lin-Manuel Miranda

Bright Star – music: Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, lyrics: Edie Brickell

School of Rock: The Musical – music: Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics: Glenn Slater

Waitress – music and lyrics: Sara Bareilles

Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a play

Winner: Frank Langella – The Father

Gabriel Byrne – Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Jeff Daniels – Blackbird

Tim Pigott-Smith – King Charles III

Mark Strong – Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge

Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a play

Winner: Jessica Lange – Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Laurie Metcalf – Misery

Lupita Nyong’o – Eclipsed

Sophie Okonedo – Arthur Miller’s The Crucible

Michelle Williams – Blackbird

Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a musical

Winner: Leslie Odom Jr – Hamilton

Alex Brightman – School of Rock: The Musical

Danny Burstein – Fiddler on the Roof

Zachary Levi – She Loves Me

Lin-Manuel Miranda – Hamilton

Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a musical

Winner: Cynthia Erivo – The Color Purple

Laura Benanti – She Loves Me

Carmen Cusack – Bright Star

Jessie Mueller – Waitress

Phillipa Soo – Hamilton

Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a play

Winner: Reed Birney – The Humans

Bill Camp – Arthur Miller’s The Crucible

David Furr – Noises Off

Richard Goulding – King Charles III

Michael Shannon – Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a play

Winner: Jayne Houdyshell – The Humans

Pascale Armand – Eclipsed

Megan Hilty – Noises Off

Andrea Martin – Noises Off

Saycon Sengbloh – Eclipsed

Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a musical

Winner: Daveed Diggs – Hamilton

Brandon Victor Dixon – Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed

Christopher Fitzgerald – Waitress

Jonathan Groff – Hamilton

Christopher Jackson – Hamilton

Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a musical

Winner: Renee Elise Goldsberry – Hamilton

Danielle Brooks – The Color Purple

Jane Krakowski – She Loves Me

Jennifer Simard – Disaster!

Adrienne Warren – Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed

Best scenic design of a play

Winner: David Zinn – The Humans

Beowulf Boritt – Therese Raquin

Christopher Oram – Hughie

Jan Versweyveld – Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge

Best scenic design of a musical

Winner: David Rockwell – She Loves Me

Es Devlin and Finn Ross – American Psycho

David Korins – Hamilton

Santo Loquasto – Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed

Best costume design of a play

Winner: Clint Ramos – Eclipsed

Jane Greenwood – Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Michael Krass – Noises Off

Tom Scutt – King Charles III

Best costume design of a musical

Winner: Paul Tazewell – Hamilton

Gregg Barnes – Tuck Everlasting

Jeff Mahshie – She Loves Me

Ann Roth – Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed

Best lighting design from a play

Winner: Natasha Katz – Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Justin Townsend – The Humans

Jan Versweyveld – Arthur Miller’s The Crucible

Jan Versweyveld – Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge

Best lighting design from a musical

Winner: Howell Binkley – Hamilton

Jules Fisher & Peggy Eisenhauer – Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed

Ben Stanton – Spring Awakening

Justin Townsend – American Psycho

Best direction of a play

Winner: Ivo Van Hove – Arthur Miller’s A View From the Bridge

Rupert Goold – King Charles III

Jonathan Kent – Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Joe Mantello – The Humans

Liesl Tommy – Eclipsed

Best direction of a musical

Winner: Thomas Kail – Hamilton

Michael Arden – Spring Awakening

John Doyle – The Color Purple

Scott Ellis – She Loves Me

George C Wolfe – Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed

Best choreography

Winner: Andy Blankenbuehler – Hamilton

Savion Glover – Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed

Hofesh Shechter – Fiddler on the Roof

Randy Skinner – Dames at Sea

Sergio Trujillo – On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan

Best orchestrations

Winner: Alex Lacamoire – Hamilton

August Eriksmoen – Bright Star

Larry Hochman – She Loves Me

Daryl Waters – Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed

Special Tony Award for lifetime achievement in the theatre

Sheldon Harnick

Marshall W Mason

Special Tony Award

National Endowment for the Arts

Miles Wilkin

Regional Theatre Tony Award

Paper Mill Playhouse; Millburn, NJ

Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award

Brian Stokes Mitchell

Tony Honours for excellence in the theatre

Seth Gelblum

Joan Lader

Sally Ann Parsons

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