Once Wins Big at the Tonys

June 11, 2012  |  1:55pm

The Tony Awards were last night, and the star of this year’s show was Once, a musical set in Dublin that follows a Czech flower seller and his Irish street musician love interest. The musical won eight awards including Best Lead Actor in a Musical (Steve Kazee), Best Musical Direction (John Tiffany) and Best Musical.

Also winning big was the play Peter and the Starcatcher, which took home five awards. Clybourne Park, however was awarded the Tony for Best Play.

Check out a list of the winners below:

2012 Tony Award Winners

Musical: Once

Play: Clybourne Park

Revival of a Play: Death of a Salesman

Revival of a Musical: The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play: James Corden, One Man, Two Guvnors

Performance by an Actress in Leading Role in a Play: Nina Arianda, Venus in Fur

Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical: Steve Kazee, Once

Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical: Audra McDonald, The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play: Christian Borle, Peter and the Starcatcher

Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play: Judith Light, Other Desert Cities

Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical: Michael McGrath, Nice Work If You Can Get It

Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical: Judy Kaye, Nice Work If You Can Get It

Book of a Musical: Enda Walsh, Once

Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre: Newsies

Direction of Play: Mike Nichols, Death of a Salesman

Direction of a Musical: John Tiffany, Once

Choreography: Christopher Gattelli, Newsies

Orchestration: Martin Lowe, Once

Sound Design of a Play: Darron L. West, Peter and the Starcatcher

Sound Design of a Musical: Clive Goodwin, Once

Costume Design of a Play: Paloma Young, Peter and the Starcatcher

Costume Design of a Musical: Gregg Barnes, Follies

Scenic Design Play: Donyale Werle, Peter and the Starcatcher

Scenic Design of a Musical: Bob Crowley, Once

Lighting Design of a Play: Jeff Croiter, Peter and the Starcatcher

Lighting Design of a Musical: Natasha Katz, Once

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