Red, the play about art, swept the Tonys last night with six wins including Best Play, Best direction of a play, and Best performance by a featured actor in a play. Memphis, the Rythm ‘n’ Blues musical set in the 1950′s American South won four Tonys including Best Musical.
Hollywood came a calling at the 64th Annual Tonys Awards. Fences, the August Wilson’s drama about family, won three Tonys for best revival of a play and best performance by leading actor and actress for its stars, Denzel Washington & Viola Davis. Catherine Zeta-Jones won for best actress in a musical in the revival of Stephen Sondheim’s A Little Night Music. Finally, Scarlett Johansson won for best featured performance as an actress in her Broadway debut of Arthur Miller’s A View From a Bridge.
In case you missed it, here’s the list of last night’s winners….