Tony Awards: Bette Midler gets best performance nod for Hello, Dolly! role

Bette Midler with her award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical for "Hello, Dolly!" on June 11, 2017.
Bette Midler with her award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical for "Hello, Dolly!" on June 11, 2017. PHOTO: REUTERS

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Who won what at the Tony Awards, American theatre's highest honours, this morning (Singapore time) in New York? Here is a list of some major triumphs.

Best musical: Dear Evan Hansen

Best play: Oslo

Best revival of a musical: Hello, Dolly!

Best performance by a leading actress in a musical: Bette Midler (Hello, Dolly!)

Best performance by a leading actor in a musical: Ben Platt (Dear Evan Hansen)

 

Best performance by a leading actress in a play: Laurie Metcalf (A Doll's House, Part 2)

Best performance by a leading actor in a play: Kevin Kline (Present Laughter)

Best original score: Dear Evan Hansen

Best choreography: Bandstand

Best director of a play: Rebecca Taichman (Indecent)

Lifetime achievement: James Earl Jones