After more than a year of darkness, Broadway is back and ready to celebrate its biggest stars at the 2nd biggest Sunday Tony Awards on September 2nd. Covid-1 pandemic epidemic. Theaters were forced to close for 18 months, but New Yorkers and other Broadway lovers can now rejoice at returning to the live theater.
“The Tony Awards Present: Broadway Backs!” ET starts streaming Paramount + exclusively at 7pm and local CBS stations at 9pm.
Who is hosting?
Award winning singer and actress Adra McDonald The festival begins at Radio E Music Hall in the evening.
“I’m delighted that we’ve found a way to safely come together to honor and acknowledge all the incredible work that was done in the 2019-20 season. , “Said McDonald. CBS News.
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Actors and singers starting at 9 pm Leslie Odom Jr. The awards show will host the second half of the show.
“Broadway is a part of my DNA and I’m thrilled to see it unfold again,” Odam said. “A lot of talented artists are going back to the workplace and doing what they like for audiences who missed this great performance.”
Who is performing?
The night will come alive with special performances from Tony nominees for Best Music: Jagad Little Pill, Moulin Rouge! Musical instruments, And Tina: Tina Turner Musical.
John Legend And its cast Not too proud, A musical about the legendary R&B group The Temptations will also be served.
Blair Underwood For this, a lead actor has been nominated for best performance in a play category A soldier’s game. Playwright Jeremy and Harris‘ Slave play Nominated for an award in the best sports category, and musical instruments Tina-The Tina Turner Musical Competing in the best music category.
A full list of Tony Award nominees is listed here.
- What: 74th Annual Tony Awards and “The Tony Awards Present: Broadways Back!”
- Date: Sunday, September 26, 2021
- Time: PM ET for the 5th Annual Tony Awards; 9pm ET “The Tony Awards Presents Broadway Backs!”
- Clock: Online stream at Paramount + starts at E in the evening; At the local CBS station at night