Also expected to take part in the festivities, which recognize excellence on Broadway, are Josh Gad, Josh Groban, Taraji P. Henson, Scarlett Johansson, Anna Kendrick, Keegan-Michael Key, Bette Midler, Ben Platt and Olivia Wilde.
Kevin Spacey is to host the show at Radio City Music Hall. It is to air on CBS.
The Josh Groban-led Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 goes into the event with a leading, 12 Tony Award nominations, including Best Musical. The show will compete with Come From Away, Dear Evan Hansen and Groundhog Day for the top prize.
Following close behind is the revival of Hello Dolly! with 10 nods and Dear Evan Hansen with nine.