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Select list of nominees for 2017 Tony Awards

Select nominations for the 2017 Tony Awards, announced Tuesday. › Best Musical: “Come From Away,” “Dear Evan Hansen,” “Groundhog Day The Musical,” “Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812.” › Best Play: “A Doll’s House, Part 2,” “Indecent,” “Oslo,” ”Sweat. › Best Book of a Musical: “Come From Away,” “Dear Evan Hansen,” “Groundhog Day The Musical,” “Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812.” › Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theater: “Come From Away,” “Dear Evan Hansen,” “Groundhog Day The Musical,” “Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812.” › Best Revival of a Play: “August Wilson’s Jitney,” “Lillian Hellman’s The Little Foxes,” “Present Laughter,” “Six Degrees of Separation.” › Best Revival of a Musical: “Falsettos,” “Hello, Dolly!” “Miss Saigon.” › Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play: Denis Arndt, “Heisenberg”: Chris Cooper, “A Doll’s House, Part 2”; Corey Hawkins, “Six Degrees of Separation”; Kevin Kline, “Present Laughter”; Jefferson Mays, “Oslo.” › Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play: Cate Blanchett, “The Present”; Jennifer Ehle, “Oslo”; Sally Field, “The Glass Menagerie”; Laura Linney, “Lillian Hellman’s The Little Foxes”; Laurie Metcalf, “A Doll’s House, Part 2.” › Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical: Christian Borle, “Falsettos”; Josh Groban, “Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812”; Andy Karl, “Groundhog Day The Musical”; David Hyde Pierce, “Hello, Dolly!”; Ben Platt, “Dear Evan Hansen.” › Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical: Denee Benton, “Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812”; Christine Ebersole, “War Paint”; Patti LuPone, “War Paint”; Bette Midler, “Hello, Dolly!”; Eva Noblezada, “Miss Saigon.” › Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play: Michael Aronov, “Oslo”; Danny DeVito, “Arthur Miller’s The Price”; Nathan Lane, “The Front Page”; Richard Thomas, “Lillian Hellman’s The Little Foxes”; John Douglas Thompson, “August Wilson’s Jitney.” › Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play: Johanna Day, “Sweat”; Jayne Houdyshell, “A Doll’s House, Part 2”; Cynthia Nixon, “Lillian Hellman’s The Little Foxes”; Condola Rashad, “A Doll’s House, Part 2”; Michelle Wilson, “Sweat.” › Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical: Gavin Creel, “Hello, Dolly!”; Mike Faist, “Dear Evan Hansen”; Andrew Rannells, “Falsettos”; Lucas Steele, “Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812”; Brandon Uranowitz, “Falsettos.” › Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical: Kate Baldwin, “Hello, Dolly!”; Stephanie J. Block, “Falsettos”; Jenn Colella, “Come From Away”; Rachel Bay Jones, “Dear Evan Hansen”; Mary Beth Peil, “Anastasia.”

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