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2016 Tony Awards: 10 Dazzling Performances Announced No need to stand in line at the TKTS Booth in NYC to get a seat for Broadway's hottest tickets.
Posted on Jun 8, 2016 11:00am

Love the Broadway theatre, but haven't had a chance to visit The Great White Way?

Don't sweat it, because 10 impressive performances are slated to ignite the Beacon Theatre stage when the 70th Annual Tony Awards air live on Sunday, June 12 at 8/7c.



ALSO READ: Check out the full list of nominees for the 2016 Tony Awards.

Here's a list of the performances, many of which include current Tony Award nominees that commemorate an incredible Broadway season:

- Lin-Manuel Miranda, Phillipa Soo, Leslie Odom Jr., Renée Elise Goldsberry, Christopher Jackson, Daveed Diggs and the cast of Hamilton

- Brandon Victor Dixon and the cast of Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed​

- Laura Benanti, Zachary Levi and Jane Krakowski and the cast of She Loves Me

- Alex Brightman and the cast of School Of Rock

- Danny Burstein and the cast of Fiddler On The Roof

- The cast of On Your Feet

- Sara Bareilles, Christopher Fitzgerald, Jessie Mueller and the cast of Waitress

- Carmen Cusack and the cast of Bright Star

- The cast of Spring Awakening

- Danielle Brooks, Cynthia Erivo, and the cast of The Color Purple [see below]



As to be expected, the guest-list to Broadway's Biggest Night is nothing less than jaw-dropping, too.

The most recent crop of presenters include Uzo Aduba, Claire Danes, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jake Gyllenhaal, Neil Patrick Harris, Sean Hayes, James Earl Jones, Daniel Dae Kim, Diane Lane, Angela Lansbury, Lucy Liu, Marlee Matlin, Andrew Rannells, and Blair Underwood

These A-listers join an extraordinary lineup of 2016 Tony Award presenters, including Oprah Winfrey, Cate Blanchett, Carole King, Audra McDonald, Saoirse Ronan, Patina Miller, Nathan Lane, and current nominees Steve Martin and Edie Brickell.


Oh, and did we mention musical icon Barbra Streisand will also make a special appearance? It's her first time attending the Tony Awards in 46 years.

These stars will join James Corden, host of The Late Late Show and emcee for this year's Tony Awards.

Stay tuned for more information on the 70th Annual Tony Awards, which will broadcast live on Sunday, June 12 at 8/7c on CBS and stream through CBS All Access.