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The 2018 Tony Awards are officially over! June 10 was a night of emotional speeches, political shoutouts, unforgettable performances and many a trip to the podium for The Band’s Visit. Broadway.com’s Ryan Casey illustrated some of the most memorable moments from the night! Go ahead—enjoy those viewing party leftovers, stay in those sweatpants for as long as possible and relive the 72nd annual Tony Awards!
“AND THE TONY GOES TO…THE BAND’S VISIT (AGAIN)!”
The Broadway musical The Band’s Visit begins and ends with, “Once, not so long ago, a group of musicians came to Israel from Egypt. You probably didn’t hear about it. It wasn’t very important.” Well, that certainly changed after Tony night, with the intimate show based on Eran Kolirin’s 2007 film sweeping the awards and making first time Tony winners of its creative team and stars Tony Shalhoub, Katrina Link and Ari’el Stachel.
ANDREW GARFIELD HAS HIS CAKE, EATS IT & SHARES IT TOO
A favorite to win the Best Leading Actor in a Play Award for his powerful performance as Prior Walter in Tony Kushner’s landmark play Angels in America, Andrew Garfield didn’t disappoint when he took to the podium for his big Tony …