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Tony Awards 2016 Red Carpet Arrivals, Lupita Nyong'o, Joan Smalls, Jourdan Dunn: List Of Winners

Jun 13, 2016 08:24 AM EDT
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Just hours after the largest mass shooting in U.S. history took place, the 70th Tony Awards were held on June 12, 2016 at the Beacon Theatre in New York amidst tight security.

 

A view of security at the 70th Annual Tony Awards at The Beacon Theatre on June 12, 2016 in New York City.
(Photo : Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions) 

 

 

Nominees and presenters wore silver ribbons in honor of Orlando. Veteran Broadway costume designer and six-time Tony winner William Ivey Long designed the ribbons.


British talk show host, James Corden, was host.

Host James Corden speaks onstage during the 70th Annual Tony Awards at The Beacon Theatre on June 12, 2016 in New York City.
(Photo : Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions )

 

Bebe Neuwirth and the cast of 'Chicago' performed.

Bebe Neuwirth and the cast of 'Chicago' perform onstage during the 70th Annual Tony Awards at The Beacon Theatre on June 12, 2016 in New York City.
(Photo : Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions )

"Hamilton" was the night's big winner picking up 11 awards, including best musical, while "The Humans," "Arthur Miller's A View From the Bridge," and "The Color Purple" took home top awards in other categories.

Top Awards

Play: "The Humans"

Musical "Hamilton"

Producer Jeffrey Seller (C) accepts the Tony award for Best Musical for 'Hamilton' onstage with his cast and creative team
(Photo : Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions )

Revival of a Play  "Arthur Miller's A View From the Bridge"

Revival of a musical  "The Color Purple"

Book of a musical "Hamilton"

Lead actor in a play Frank Langella, "The Father"

Lead actress in a play Jessica Lange, "Long Day's Journey Into Night"

Actress Jessica Lange poses with her award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
(Photo : Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions)

Lead actor in a musical Leslie Odom Jr., "Hamilton"

Lead actress in a musical Cynthia Erivo, "The Color Purple"

Actress Cynthia Erivo poses in the press room with the award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical at the 70th Annual Tony Awards at The Beacon Theatre on June 12, 2016 in New York City.
(Photo : Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions )

Costume design of a play Clint Ramos, "Eclipsed"

Costume design of a musical  Paul Tazewell, "Hamilton"

For a complete list of winners click here.

Attendees from the world of fashion included Anna Wintour, Jourdan Dunn, Joan Smalls, Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow.   

 

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