2012 Tony Award winners

2012 Tony Award winners

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The 66th annual Tony Awards were dominated by Once, which took home eight Tony Awards last night. Host Neil Patrick Harris was hilarious and entertaining as always, and the musical numbers were amazing. A few weeks ago I made my predictions for this year's Tony Award winners; last year I got 14 right, which was pretty awesome; let's see how I did this year:

Best Play

  • What Liz predicted: Venus in Fur
  • Who actually won: Clybourne Park

Best Musical

  • What Liz predicted: Once
  • Who actually won: Once

Best Book of a Musical

  • What Liz predicted: Lysistrata Jones
  • Who actually won: Once

Best Original Score

  • What Liz predicted: Newsies
  • Who actually won: Newsies

Best Revival of a Play

  • What Liz predicted: Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman
  • Who actually won: Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman

Best Revival of a Musical

  • What Liz predicted: Follies
  • Who actually won: The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play

  • What Liz predicted: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman
  • Who actually won: James Corden, One Man, Two Guvnors

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play

  • What Liz predicted: Nina Arianda, Venus in Fur
  • Who actually won: Nina Arianda, Venus in Fur

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical

  • What Liz predicted: Jeremy Jordan, Newsies
  • Who actually won: Steve Kazee, Once

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

  • What Liz predicted: Audra McDonald, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
  • Who actually won: Audra McDonald, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play

  • What Liz predicted: Tom Edden, One Man, Two Guvnors
  • Who actually won: Christian Borle, Peter and the Starcatcher

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play

  • What Liz predicted: Judith Light, Other Desert Cities
  • Who actually won: Judith Light, Other Desert Cities

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical

  • What Liz predicted: Michael Cerveris, Evita
  • Who actually won: Michael McGrath, Nice Work If You Can Get It

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical

  • What Liz predicted: Jessie Mueller, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever
  • Who actually won: Judy Kaye, Nice Work If You Can Get It

Best Direction of a Play

  • What Liz predicted: Mike Nichols, Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman
  • Who actually won: Mike Nichols, Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman

Best Direction of a Musical

  • What Liz predicted: Jeff Calhoun, Newsies
  • Who actually won: John Tiffany, Once

Best Choreography

  • What Liz predicted: Christopher Gattelli, Newsies
  • Who actually won: Christopher Gattelli, Newsies

Best Orchestrations

  • What Liz predicted: Martin Lowe, Once
  • Who actually won: Martin Lowe, Once

Best Scenic Design of a Play

  • What Liz predicted: Donyale Werle, Peter and the Starcatcher
  • Who actually won: Donyale Werle, Peter and the Starcatcher

Best Scenic Design of a Musical

  • What Liz predicted: George Tsypin, Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark
  • Who actually won: Bob Crowley, Once

Best Costume Design of a Play

  • What Liz predicted: Paloma Young, Peter and the Starcatcher
  • Who actually won: Paloma Young, Peter and the Starcatcher

Best Costume Design of a Musical

  • What Liz predicted: Eiko Ishioka, Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark
  • Who actually won: Gregg Barnes, Follies

Best Lighting Design of a Play

  • What Liz predicted: Brian MacDevitt, Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman
  • Who actually won: Jeff Croiter, Peter and the Starcatcher

Best Lighting Design of a Musical

  • What Liz predicted: Natasha Katz, Once
  • Who actually won: Natasha Katz, Once

Best Sound Design of a Play

  • What Liz predicted: Gareth Owen, End of the Rainbow
  • Who actually won: Darron L Westt, Peter and the Starcatcher

Best Sound Design of a Musical

  • What Liz predicted: Clive Goodwin, Once
  • Who actually won: Clive Goodwin, Once

And the verdict is...13 correct predictions. Not bad at all. How did you do predicting this year's winners? Tell us in the comments!

 

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