Bareilles, who recently wowed NBC audiences as Mary Magdalene in "Jesus Christ Superstar Live," will co-host the 2018 Tony Awards with fellow Broadway vet Josh Groban when the ceremony airs June 10 on CBS.
Kevin Spacey opened the Tony Awards with a song and dance -- and a joke about his sexuality.
It’s quite common for movie stars to appear in Broadway shows. Which is why, when the Tony Award nominations are announced each year, it’s also quite common to see a number of high-profile screen actors on the list of nominees. Here’s a look at some of the major movie stars who made it into the 2016 Tony Award nominees’ circle.
While audiences generally tune in to check out musical numbers for shows they might never be able to see in person, the ceremony always has some memorable non-singing and dancing moments to offer as well. Here are the spoken-word Tony highlights, as we saw them.