Tony Awards 2022 free live stream, nominations: Red carpet, schedule, time, TV channel, how to watch without cable (6/12/22)
CBS will air the 75th Annual Tony Awards, live from Radio City Music Hall, on Sunday, June 12 at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET. This year’s vibrant event, which will honor Broadway’s 2021/2022 productions after a touch-and-go season of pandemic uncertainty, will be hosted by Oscar Winner and West Side Story actress Ariana DeBose.
This year’s Tony Awards will feature a lively variation of inspiring song and dance performances from the nominated Broadway casts of A Strange Loop, Company, Girl From the North Country, The Music Man, Paradise Square, and Six, and others. Actress Bernadette Peters, Cinderella’s Billy Porter, the New York City Gay Men’s Chorus, and the original 2006 cast of Spring Awakening will also perform throughout the event. For a preview of the upcoming broadcast, take a look at the video provided above.
Who are the Tony Award nominees?
Below are five of the nomination categories for the 75th Annual Tony Awards. Check out the full list of nominees at the American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards official website.
When is the red carpet? How do I watch it?
Much of the Tony Awards red carpet will begin at 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET. While it will not be broadcast on all networks, live coverage of the red carpet and a show preview will be available on Paramount+ starting at 4 p.m. PT/7 p.m. ET.
Clyde’s by Lynn Nottage
Hangmen by Martin McDonagh
The Lehman Trilogy by Stefano Massini and Ben Power
The Minutes by Tracy Letts
Skeleton Crew by Dominique Morisseau
How to watch live stream online: You can watch the Tony Awards for FREE with Paramount+ (free trial, then $4.99 for a month’s worth of access), with fuboTV (free trial), or streaming live on DirecTV Stream (free trial). There will also be several live streams of the coverage available on YouTube:
HOW TO WATCH
What: The 75th Annual Tony Awards
When: Sunday, June 12 at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET
TV channel: CBS
Prior to the awards, starting at 7 p.m., Emmy Award winners Darren Criss and Julianne Hough will co-host “The Tony Awards: Act One.”
CBS said, “Criss and Hough will kick off the evening celebrating the 2022 Tony Awards, bestowing multiple honors and introducing special performances throughout the exciting hour of programming.”
Best play: “Clyde’s” by Lynn Nottage, “Hangmen” by Martin McDonagh, “The Lehman Trilogy” by Stefano Massini and Ben Power, “The Minutes” by Tracy Letts and “Skeleton Crew” by Dominique Morisseau.
Best musical: “Girl from the North Country,” “MJ,” “Mr. Saturday Night,” “Six: The Musical,” and “A Strange Loop.”
Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a play: Simon Russell Beale, “The Lehman Trilogy;” Adam Godley, “The Lehman Trilogy;” Adrian Lester, “The Lehman Trilogy;” David Morse, “How I Learned to Drive;” Sam Rockwell, “American Buffalo;” Ruben Santiago-Hudson, “Lackawanna Blues” and David Threlfall, “Hangmen.”
Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a play: Gabby Beans, “The Skin of Our Teeth;” LaChanze, “Trouble in Mind;” Ruth Negga, “Macbeth;” Deirdre O’Connell, “Dana H.;” and Mary-Louise Parker, “How I Learned to Drive.”
Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a musical: Billy Crystal, “Mr. Saturday Night;” Myles Frost, “MJ;” Hugh Jackman, “The Music Man;” Rob McClure, “Mrs. Doubtfire” and Jacquel Spivey, “A Strange Loop.”
Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a musical: Sharon D. Clarke, “Caroline, or Change;” Carmen Cusack, “Flying Over Sunset;” Sutton Foster, “The Music Man;” Joaquina Kalukango, “Paradise Square” and Mare Winningham, “Girl from the North Country.”