Tony Awards 2015: The Complete Winners List

At the 69th Annual Tony Awards which was co-hosted by Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming, the biggest winner of the night was “Fun Home”, which won five trophies in key races like best musical, best actor in a musical, best director of a musical, and best book of a musical. During a commercial break,  the songwriters of “Fun Home” made history, Jeanine Tesori and Lisa Kron became the first female writing team to nab a Tony for musical score.

The show included appearances by Jennifer Lopez, Sting, Jim Parsons, Amanda Seyfried, Larry David and Ashley Tisdale.

The nominated musicals “On the Twentieth Century,” “Something Rotten!” “The Visit,” “The King and I,” “On the Town,” “Fun Home” and “An American in Paris” performed.

The winners of the night were:

Best Musical "Fun Home"
Best Play "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time"
Best Revival of a Musical "The King and I"
Best Revival of a Play "Skylight"
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 Play Helen Mirren, "The Audience"
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Michael Cerveris, "Fun Home"
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 Featured Role in a Play Richard McCabe, "The Audience"
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 Book of a Musical "Fun Home" (Lisa Kron)
Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre "Fun Home" (Music: Jeanine Tesori Lyrics: Lisa Kron)
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 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 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"
Recipients of Awards and Honors in Non-competitive Categories
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

-Devashree Goenka