2007 Awards

Tony Award (Wikipedia)

Spring Awakening was the big winner at the 2007 Tony Awards Ceremony, racking up 11 nominations and taking home 8 awards. The Coast of Utopia was nominated in 10 categories, winning 7 awards but Grey Gardens won only 3 from a possible 10 nominations. In London Sondheim’s Sunday in the Park With George won best Revival as well as awards for the two leads, paving the way from a successful run in New York. The Tony Awards had no host this year, instead the ceremony was emceed by the presenters, which included Angela Lansbury, Kevin Spacey and Christopher Plummer.


Category 2007 Tony Awards 2007 Olivier Awards
Best Play The Coast of Utopia (Tom Stoppard) Blackbird (David Harrower, Albery)
Best Musical Spring Awakening Caroline, or Change (National)
Best Musical Revival Company Sunday in the Park With George (Wyndhams)
Best Actor Frank Langella (Frost/Nixon) Rufus Sewell (Rock ‘n’ Roll, Royal Court)
Best Actress Julie White (The Little Dog Laughed) Tamsin Grieg (Much Ado About Nothing, Novello)
Best Actor (Musical) David Hyde Pierce (Curtains)  Daniel Evans (Sunday in the Park with George, Wyndhams)
Best Actress (Musical) Christine Ebersole (Grey Gardens) Jenna Russell (Sunday in the Park with George, Wyndhams)
Best Director Michael Mayer (Spring Awakening) Dominic Cookie (The Crucible, Gielgud)
Best Choreographer Bill T Jones (Spring Awakening) Javier De Frutos (Cabaret, Lyric)