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My Tony Predictions, World!


Here’s who’s I say is going to win the Tony awards for Broadway excellence this Sunday. Then again, I’m at a disadvantage because I’ve actually seen the shows. I’m even a Tony voter!

Best Play: God of Carnage

Best Musical: Billy Elliot

Best Actor: Geoffrey Rush, Exit The King

Best Actress: Jane Fonda, 33 Variations (and yes, I know Marcia Gay Harden is making it a tight race)

Best Actor in a Musical: The three Billy Elliot kids, who are growing by the minute

Best Actress in a Musical: Alice Ripley, Next To Normal

Best Featured Actor: Roger Robinson, Joe Turner’s Come and Gone

Best Featured Actress: Angela Lansbury, Blithe Spirit

Best Featured Actor in a Musical: Gregory Jbara, Billy Elliot

Best Featured Actress in a Musical: Karen Olivo, West Side Story (with Haydn Gwynne just a ballet barre away)

Special Event: Liza’s At The Palace

Best Sound Design For a Jukebox Version of a Restoration Comedy: It’s anyone’s guess!