It’s Broadway’s biggest night! The 69th Tony Awards is airing tonight, June 7, and a bunch of our favorite stars will be center stage at Radio City Music Hall. WATCH the live stream here so you won’t miss a minute of the action!
Raise your hand if you’re excited for the Tony Awards! Everyone? OK cool! Hosted by Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming, the event celebrates the best of Broadway during the 2014-2015 season. With tons of huge Hollywood names at the ceremony, including Jennifer Lopez and Bradley Cooper, along with exciting performances throughout the night, it’s definitely a show you won’t want to miss!
It’s been a great year for theater. With more and more Hollywood names taking over the stage, along with amazing newcomers, there’s a lot of talent in the theater industry and at the Tony awards, everyone is celebrated! Click to watch the live stream HERE!
Confirmed performers and presenters include JLo, Bradley, Amanda Seyfried, Neil Patrick Harris, Joe Manganiello, Ashley Tisdale, Taylor Schilling, Bryan Cranston, Larry David, Sutton Foster, Tommy Tune and more. In fact, this might be the most star-studded Tonys yet!
“An American Fun Home” and “An American In Paris” lead with the most nominations, 12 to be exact, while “Something Rotten” and “The King and I” come close with 10 and 9 nominations. Aside from the presenters and of course, finding out who wins each award, the entertainment value also comes from the performers — and who better to perform than Broadway’s best?!
Some of the performances to look forward to include the cast of “Gigi” (Vanessa Hudgens, Corey Cott, Victoria Clark) singing “The Night They Invented Champagne,” “Finding Neverland” (Matthew Morrison, Kelsey Grammer) singing “Stronger, “On the 20th Century” (Kristen Chenoweth and cast) singing a medley of four songs, and many more. “Jersey Boys” will also reunite for their 10th anniversary in what we can expect to be an epic performance.
The Tony Awards air at 8pm on CBS.
HollywoodLifers, tell us — will you tune in for the Tony’s? Who are you most excited to see? Let us know!
— Julianne Ishler