Monday, June 11, 2012
ONCE wins Tony for Best Musical
ONCE wins 8 Tony Awards, including best musical
The bittersweet romantic musical “Once” was the unexpectedly dominant winner at the 66th annual Tony Awards on Sunday night, winning best musical and seven other awards, including for best book and director, while its chief rival, “Newsies the Musical,” won in the major categories of best score and choreography.
Other winners included a Tony for “Clybourne Park” for best play, and acting awards for Audra McDonald, Nina Arianda, James Corden and Steve Kazee.