The Band's Visit stars Tony Shalhoub and Ari'el Stachel won for Best Actor in a Musical and Best Featured Actor in a Musical, while their fellow cast member Katrina Lenk was elected Best Actress in a Musical and their leader David Cromer won for Best Director of a Musical. The show also took home the prizes for Best Score, Best Book of a Musical, Best Lighting Design of a Musical, Best Sound Design of a Musical and Best Orchestrations.
Johny Tiffany was presented with the Best Director of a Play statuette for helming Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, which won for Best Costume Design in a Play, Best Lighting Design of a Play, Best Scenic Design of a Play and Best Sound Design of a Play, as well.
Glenda Jackson won for Best Actress in a Play and her castmate Laurie Metcalf picked up the prize for Best Featured Actress in a Play for Three Tall Women.
Lindsay Mendez went home with the trophy for Best Featured Actress in a Musical and Justin Peck picked up the statuette for Best Choreography for Carousel.
The Tony for Best Scenic Design of a Musical went to SpongeBob SquarePants and Once on This Island won for Best Revival of a Musical. My Fair Lady won the award for Best Costume Design in a Musical.
Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban hosted the CBS telecast, which honored excellence in Broadway theater. Mean Girls and SpongeBob SquarePants went into the competition with a leading 12 nominations apiece.