Several of the 2016 Tony Award nominees participated in the June 7 ceremonial lighting of the Empire State Building in red and silver in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Tony Awards.
Among those on hand were Pascale Armand, Alex Brightman, Danielle Brooks, Cynthia Erivo, Christopher Fitzgerald, David Furr, Christopher Jackson, Andrea Martin, Saycon Sengbloh, Phillipa Soo, Jennifer Simard, Brandon Victor Dixon, Adrienne Warren and Zachary Levi along with Charlotte St. Martin (president of The Broadway League) and Heather Hitchens (president of the American Theatre Wing).
Watch the nominees on the observation deck:
The 2016 Tony Awards will be held June 12 at the Beacon Theatre hosted by James Corden.
The Empire State Building is located at 350 Fifth Avenue.