Fun Home, Curious Incident Dominate 69th Tony Awards

NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess) — Fun Home, the stage version of Alison Bechdel's graphic novel memoir of her early childhood took home five Tony Awards, the most of any musical at the 69th Annual Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Original Score.

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Simon Stephens also won five Tonys. The play, based on a mystery novel by Mark Haddon won awards including Best Play.

Kelli O'Hara won her first Tony Award after six past nominations for her turn as Anna Leonowens in The King and I, which also won a Tony for the Best Revival of a Musical.

Hosted by Cumming and Kristin Chenoweth, the awards show was broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York.

The full list of Tony winners

Best Lighting Design of a Play
Paule Constable, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time


Best Lighting Design of a Musical

Natasha Katz, An American in Paris


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

Helen Mirren, The Audience


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

Richard McCabe, The Audience


Best Book of a Musical

Fun Home


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

Fun Home


Best Play

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time


Best Musical

Fun Home


Best Revival of a Play

Skylight


Best Revival of a Musical

The King and I


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

Alex Sharp, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time


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

Kelli O’Hara, The King and I


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

Michael Cerveris, Fun Home


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

Annaleigh Ashford, You Can’t Take It with You


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

Christian Borle, Something Rotten!


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

Ruthie Ann Miles, The King and I


Best Scenic Design of a Play

Bunny Christie and Finn Ross, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time


Best Scenic Design of a Musical

Bob Crowley and 59 Productions, An American in Paris


Best Costume Design of a Play

Christopher Oram, Wolf Hall Parts One & Two


Best Costume Design of a Musical

Catherine Zuber, The King and I


Best Direction of a Play

Marianne Elliott, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time


Best Direction of a Musical

Sam Gold, Fun Home


Best Choreography

Christopher Wheeldon, An American in Paris


Best Orchestrations

Christopher Austin, Don Sebesky, Bill Elliott, An American in Paris


Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre

Tommy Tune


Special Tony Award

John Cameron Mitchell


Regional Theatre Tony Award

Cleveland Play House, Cleveland, Ohio


Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award

Stephen Schwartz


Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre

Arnold Abramson


Adrian Bryan-Brown

Gene O’Donovan


Excellence in Theatre Education Award

Corey Mitchell

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