Just the Nominees, Please: 2010 Tony Award Nominations Announced

The complete list of 2010 Tony Award nominees — announced May 4 by Lea Michele and Jeff Daniels — follows:

Best Play
In the Next Room or the Vibrator Play
Next Fall
Red
Time Stands Still

Best Musical
American Idiot
Fela!
Memphis
Million Dollar Quartet

Best Book of a Musical
Everyday Rapture
Fela!
Memphis
Million Dollar Quartet

Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
The Addams Family
Enron
Fences
Memphis

Best Revival of a Play
Fences
Lend Me a Tenor
The Royal Family
A View from the Bridge

Best Revival of a Musical
Finian's Rainbow
La Cage aux Folles
A Little Night Music
Ragtime


 
Fences Tony Award nominees Viola Davis and Denzel Washington
photo by Joan Marcus

Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play
Jude Law, Hamlet
Alfred MolinaRed
Liev Schreiber, A View from the Bridge
Christopher WalkenA Behanding in Spokane
Denzel WashingtonFences

Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play
Viola Davis, Fences
Valerie Harper, Looped
Linda LavinCollected Stories
Laura LinneyTime Stands Still
Jan Maxwell, The Royal Family

Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical
Kelsey GrammerLa Cage aux Folles
Sean HayesPromises, Promises
Douglas HodgeLa Cage aux Folles
Chad KimballMemphis
Sahr Ngaujah, Fela!

Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical
Kate BaldwinFinian's Rainbow
Montego GloverMemphis
Christiane NollRagtime
Sherie Rene ScottEveryday Rapture
Catherine Zeta-Jones, A Little Night Music

Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play
David Alan GrierRace
Stephen McKinley HendersonFences
Jon Michael Hill, Superior Donuts
Stephen Kunken, Enron
Eddie RedmayneRed


 
A View from the Bridge Tony Award nominees Scarlett Johansson and Liev Schreiber
photo by Joan Marcus

Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play
Maria Dizzia, In the Next Room or the Vibrator Play
Rosemary HarrisThe Royal Family
Jessica HechtA View from the Bridge
Scarlett Johansson, A View from the Bridge
Jan MaxwellLend Me a Tenor

Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical
Kevin ChamberlinThe Addams Family
Robin De Jesús, La Cage aux Folles
Christopher FitzgeraldFinian's Rainbow
Levi Kreis, Million Dollar Quartet
Bobby SteggertRagtime

Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical
Barbara CookSondheim on Sondheim
Katie FinneranPromises, Promises
Angela LansburyA Little Night Music
Karine Plantadit, Come Fly Away
Lillias WhiteFela!

Best Scenic Design of a Play
John Lee BeattyThe Royal Family
Alexander DodgePresent Laughter
Santo Loquasto, Fences
Christopher Oram, Red

Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Marina Draghici, Fela!
Christine JonesAmerican Idiot
Derek McLaneRagtime
Tim Shortall, La Cage aux Folles

Best Costume Design of a Play
Martin Pakledinaz, Lend Me a Tenor
Constanza Romero, Fences
David ZinnIn the Next Room or the Vibrator Play
Catherine ZuberThe Royal Family

Best Costume Design of a Musical
Marina Draghici, Fela!
Santo Loquasto, Ragtime
Paul TazewellMemphis
Matthew Wright, La Cage aux Folles

Best Lighting Design of a Play
Neil Austin, Hamlet
Neil Austin, Red
Mark Henderson, Enron
Brian MacDevitt, Fences

Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Kevin AdamsAmerican Idiot
Donald HolderRagtime
Nick Richings, La Cage aux Folles
Robert Wierzel, Fela!

Best Sound Design of a Play
Acme Sound Partners, Fences
Adam Cork, Enron
Adam Cork, Red
Scott LehrerA View from the Bridge

Best Sound Design of a Musical
Jonathan DeansLa Cage aux Folles
Robert Kaplowitz, Fela!
Dan Moses Schreier and Gareth Owen, A Little Night Music
Dan Moses Schreier, Sondheim on Sondheim

Best Direction of a Play
Michael GrandageRed
Sheryl KallerNext Fall
Kenny LeonFences
Gregory Mosher, A View from the Bridge

Best Direction of a Musical
Christopher AshleyMemphis
Marcia Milgrom Dodge, Ragtime
Terry Johnson, La Cage aux Folles
Bill T. Jones, Fela!

Best Choreography
Rob AshfordPromises, Promises
Bill T. Jones, Fela!
Lynne Page, La Cage aux Folles
Twyla Tharp, Come Fly Away

Best Orchestrations
Jason Carr, La Cage aux Folles
Aaron Johnson, Fela!
Jonathan TunickPromises, Promises
Daryl Waters & David Bryan, Memphis

Tony Nominations by Production
Fela! - 11
La Cage aux Folles - 11
Fences - 10
Memphis - 8
Ragtime - 7
Red - 7
A View from the Bridge - 6
The Royal Family - 5
Enron - 4
A Little Night Music - 4
Promises, Promises - 4
American Idiot - 3
Finian's Rainbow - 3
In the Next Room or the Vibrator Play - 3
Lend Me a Tenor - 3
Million Dollar Quartet - 3
The Addams Family - 2
Come Fly Away - 2
Everyday Rapture - 2
Hamlet - 2
Next Fall - 2
Sondheim on Sondheim - 2
Time Stands Still - 2
A Behanding in Spokane - 1
Collected Stories - 1
Looped - 1
Present Laughter - 1
Race - 1
Superior Donuts - 1